How to Change your Default Printer

Ad Blocker Detected

Our website is made possible by displaying online advertisements to our visitors. Please consider supporting us by disabling your ad blocker.

How ToHere is how you change the default printer to any other printer that you have connected to your computer.

This will simplify your printing tasks, since you can select the most frequently used printer to be the default.

These instructions will work forĀ Windows XP. — Note: Other operating systems will vary slightly.

The Steps You Will Need To Take

[1] Click on the Start menu, then click on Settings and then click Printers.

[2] A window will appear showing the icons of all the printers that are installed on your system. Right-click on the icon for the printer you want to use as the default. A menu will appear.

[3] Click on Set as Default.

[4] To make sure the correct printer is now set as the default, right-click on the printer icon again. When the menu opens, a check mark should appear before Set as Default

That’s all you have to do!

Leave a Reply