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Set A Printer As Default Printer In WIndows


Step by step guide to Set Default printer

Default printer is a primary printing device of all application in windows computer . To set a default printer follow these steps .

  • Click on start button and then go to “Devices and Printers” .
Set Default Printer
All Printing devices and Fax Machines
  • Expand the option “Printer and Faxes” . All of available Printing devices and fax machines are displayed in this section .
  • Select the device which you want to set as default . Right click on it . Click on “Set as default Printer ” .

To understand this see the upper image . In it , you have seen more than one printers . User open Microsoft word application and use it for letters printing . And user want to use HP printer every time when print command given . When user set HP M10x as default ,there is no need to select it every time . When he/she give print command to a job “HP M10x” show as primary .