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Re: PRINTUI.DLL and deleting ALL printers?

Scott Townsend
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      04-10-2008, 10:45 PM
Did you figure out how to delete all Printers?

I tried: rundll32 printui.dll,PrintUIEntry /q /dn /n\\server\HBG-Crayola
rundll32 printui.dll,PrintUIEntry /q /gd /n\\server\HBG-Crayola

You know the /y option sets the printer as DEfault?

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> Is there a way to delete ALL printers using the PRINTUI.DLL COMMAND?
> Thwe reason I ask is because I am using the command to delete a bunch
> of printers, and then to add a bunch of printers, hoping that the
> first printer I add will be the default printer.
> Some people are still getting a differant printer as their default,
> and I am thinking it is because I have not deleted that printer.
> thanks for any help

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