Printer Archive

Config Easy Print on Windows Server 2012 R2

TS Easy Print technology was first introduced in Windows Server 2008 as an alternative to the use of traditional printing subsystem on Remote Desktop servers. Easy Print avoids the installation of drivers for the redirected printers on a terminal server and allows mapping of client redirected printer to the

Allow non-admins to install printer drivers via GPO

By default domain users do not have permissions to install the printer drivers on the domain computers and their installation requires the user to have a specific rights (as a rule the local Administrator rights). This is great from the point of security, because installation of the incorrect or

Deploy Printers in Domain using Group Policy

One of the most important features of Group Policies usage in Active Directory Domain environment is the possibility to connect a shared network printer on a group of computers or users with just a few clicks. Thus, when a user login to the Windows, assigned network printer will automatically

How to install printer on Windows 10

In this article you are going to find out how to install printer on Windows 10. Doing this is very simple and straightforward. Now, before you can actually do this, make sure that your printer is actually connected to a power source. Also, your computer needs to be connected

Install Canon ScanGear Tool

This is a short guide to setting up the Canon ScanGear Tool to enable the Canon copiers to be able to scan directly from the copy machine to the computer. Canon ScanGear Tool Step 1 First you will need to download the ScanGear Tool from Canon’s website. Version 2.71+

How to stop Windows 10 from automatically changing default printer to the last one used

If you are annoyed at the fact that your printer is shared and changing all the time, then there is a little option for that. Microsoft changed the automatic printer selection in Windows 10. Before you would choose what default printer you wanted to use and it always would

Windows Server 2008 – “Printer Driver Is Not Installed On This Computer…”

We ran across this issue today on a Windows Server 2008 print server. The issue seems to be with some of HP’s various printer model drivers. We have also seen reports of the same issue on Windows Server 2003. When going into the properties of the printer you receive

Windows Server 2008 Print Job Stuck in Queue

This tutorial will show you how to manually clear out a job stuck in the print queue in Windows Server 2008. The first thing to try is obviously restarting the printer/computer. You can also try right clicking on the job in the queue and selecting delete/cancel. If those things

Removing Windows XP Printer Driver

If you right click on a printer and delete it, this doesn’t remove the printer driver from the machine. Sometimes when working with print servers and testing multiple drivers there will be times when you need to completely remove a driver package from the machine so you can install

Remove Windows Vista/7 Printer Driver

If you right click on a printer and delete it, this doesn’t remove the printer driver from the machine. Sometimes when working with print servers and testing multiple drivers there will be times when you need to completely remove a driver package from the machine so you can install