Manually Remove Printer Drivers Windows 7 Registry Install Update
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Sign in to vote. I want to create a batch file to remove network printers from a windows 7 machine. How can I remove the printers from the registry on Windows 7? Friday, August 20, 1: Monday, August 23, 7: Login as the account that is having problems removing a printer. If the account is not an admin account, I would recommend making it one to make things easier.
Open the Registry Editor. Then go to this location: Click on the printer name and hit the delete button. There is also one more spot to remove the printer from in the Registry. If you do not have any other network printers on that server, you can delete the folder of the print server. Otherwise, find the printer under the print server folder ie my-print and delete the printer. To finish the registry edits, close the Registry Editor and then reboot.
Hopefully that network printer will no longer show. Wednesday, August 25, 6: Monday, August 30, 1: More probable location to look for drivers is: Edited by Joni-Petteri Friday, November 30, Friday, November 30, To be thorough, make sure you check them all.
I have seen a single dll referenced in one of these subkeys cause apps to crash. Thursday, July 14, 6:
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How to Remove a Printer Driver From the Registry