Steps For ‘how To Delete Printer Drivers From Windows 7

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I want to delete the previous printer drivers form my PC as it is very confusing to recognize the drivers of my current printer as there are also drivers of my old printer installed in my system and it is also very space consuming. I have a Dell computer with Windows 7 installed on it. Share the steps for how to delete printer drivers from Windows 7.

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Steps For ‘how To Delete Printer Drivers From Windows 7

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You can try these steps to fix your problem-

  • Right-click on the screen.
  • Create a new shortcut with the target ‘cmd.exe.’
  • Now, right-click on the shortcut.
  • Select ‘Run as Administrator.’
  • Run the ‘printui’ by using: printui/s/t2.
  • Now, delete the printer.

If the above-mentioned steps are not helpful, follow these steps-

  • Click on the windows icon.
  • Open the ‘Run’ dialog box.
  • Type ‘services.msc.’
  • Search for ‘Print Spooler services.’
  • Right-click on it.
  • Now, click on properties.
  • Select ‘Stop services.’
  • Go to ‘My computer.’
  • Go to ‘c:\Windows\System32\spool\printers.’
  • Delete the data present in the folder.
  • Go back to the home screen.
  • Right-click on the screen.
  • Create a new shortcut with the target ‘cmd.exe.’
  • Now, right-click on the shortcut.
  • Select ‘Run as Administrator.’
  • Run the ‘printui’ by using: printui/s/t2.

Now, delete the printer.

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