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Surface Tablet 8.1 Printing Issue

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    Surface Tablet 8.1 Printing Issue


    Hello all,

    I have a Surface Pro tablet with Windows 8.1 on it, and any time I try to switch from my default printer to another network printer in a program Excel, Word, Outlook, Notepad, etc, it will freeze up and takes a few minutes to switch printers - however, it does switch eventually.
    Default printer is USB (Brother), the second is IP based(Konica-Minolta w/ Fiery server).

    I have tested this on another Surface with the same software installed, same Windows updates, and same drivers for both printers and I do not have an issue on the second Surface.

    Looking for ideas or suggestions or people that have had simliar issues.
    Please let me know if more details are needed.

    Thanks,
    Cody

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    Posts : 2
    8.1


    Hate to bump a thread, but I am in need of advice if anyone can share.
    Thanks again guys.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

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