Advice 1: How to set the default printer

There are times when the computer is connected to several printers. Either one of the printers may be available on this computer through the local network. Of course, it is possible to click "File-Print", choosing in the list the desired printer. But it makes to make a series of unnecessary actions. In addition, this tedious operation often just tiring users. The best solution to this problem – the ability to set a printer as default.
How to set the default printer
You will need
  • A computer running the Windows operating system (XP, Vista, Windows 7), printer
Instruction
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To set the default printer, click "start" or Windows button in the operating systems Vista and Windows 7. Then select "settings" and "control Panel". In Windows Vista and Windows 7 you can just choose "control Panel".
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Further, the "control Panel" under "Printers and faxes". In Windows 7, under "Hardware and sound" select "View devices and printers". In Windows 7, if you select "Small icons", select "Devices and printers". Now double-click on the desired printer, then go to the menu "Printer" and tick "Use default".
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For convenience, if you believe that you will have to periodically change the default printer, you can make to quickly access the folder "Printers and faxes" on your desktop or on the taskbar. To do this, right-click the mouse on the folder in the "control Panel", then click "Create shortcut".
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If you are using only one printer, and all the rest is not needed, another solution would be to remove these printers. To do this, right-click the mouse on the printer you wish to remove and click Remove, and then click OK.
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Sometimes this way to remove the printer does not work. In this case, check whether it sent the print job. To see these jobs, simply click on the printer icon. If they are, wait for print, then repeat the removal procedure. You can also turn off/turn on the printer and delete all print jobs (they could freeze). Usually after that the printer still remove can.
Useful advice
If the printer is installed by default, if there are multiple printers on the computer it will be sent to all print jobs. To do this, just click on the print button in the program.

Advice 2 : How to enable printer?

You purchased the printer. But where to start with the long-awaited technology? To understand the operation of the device is not always easy. Sometimes problems arise even in the inclusion of a new printer. Use the simple tips, you surely will succeed!
How to enable printer?
Instruction
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Take the user manual that came with the device. Usually such guidance clearly explain the procedure. Sometimes there can even be a detailed images or photos. Read the manual and find on the printer the appropriate button.
If the instruction for any reason missing or written in an unknown language, try to find the power button yourself. Usually it is located on the front of the housing of the printer, and has distinctive externally icon or the name "Power". Sometimes the power button has the shape of a classic lever-switch located on the side or back of the case.
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If you are sure that the button is correctly detected, but the printer still does not work, then check whether the device is connected to the network. Trace the wire from the electrical outlet to the device, check the connection of all cables. Make sure the outlet is working, and the room where you are, there is electricity.
Do not neglect this advice. Maybe you just forgot to include the network filter.
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Some of the printers start their work only if the ink cartridges are installed correctly. Check, checking the user manual if they are in your device.
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If the above tips do not help, it is likely that the device is really faulty. In this case, you should contact the technical support of the manufacturer of the product you purchased. Or you can, put the printer in its packing box, to take his purchase back to the store, detailing the sales assistant the problems.
Useful advice
Never operate the printer immediately after you just turned it off. Unlike a personal computer, for which the restart is not harmful, the printers are very sensitive to the procedures of on and off. Wait at least 10-15 seconds before to re-start the device.
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