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Windows 7: Default Printer

18 Sep 2017   #1

windows 7 x64
Default Printer

Can anyone help with a simple batch file to set up the default printer/select on start up.

many thanks


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18 Sep 2017   #2

Desk1 7 Home Prem / Desk2 10 Pro / Main lap Asus ROG 10 Pro 2 laptop Toshiba 7 Pro Asus P2520 7 & 10

Hello and welcome Peter mate I am tad confused as to what it is you want to do because if your printer is selected as default in Start > Devices and Printers it is automatically selected when you want to print.
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