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How to disable Windows 7’s default printer management?

Posted by on Mar 11, 2011 in Group Policies, Registry | 2 comments

When working with hundreds of computers and users you may have found ‘your’ way of managing printers. But Windows 7 sometimes (may be together with its users) thwart your plans. Since there is a configuration dialog in the start menu called Devices and Printers from where you can “manage default printers” every user can manually select which printer to set as default in a certain network. Well, I don’t want my users to choose which printer they get connected. I want them to use the printer they have at their office! So what now? As far as I know, you cannot...

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