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    Change default printer

    In windows 7, click 1.start, 2.Device & Printer, 3.right click printer, Set Default, EASY.

    But on Windows 8, go to on desktop - charms, 1.settings, .2control panel, 3.view devices & printers, 4.right click set default

    Is there a easier way for the user to change their default printer. IF we get Windows 8 for work, we DONT want users going into control panel to change there default printers.
    Last edited by turbogo; 16 May 2012 at 09:50.

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