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Making Printer Default Settings - Printing Preferences

This section explains how to open the [Printing Preferences] dialog box from [Printers and Faxes].


  • When the printer driver is distributed from the print server, the setting values specified by the server are displayed as the default for [Printing Defaults...].

1On the [Start] menu, click [Printers and Faxes].

The [Printers and Faxes] window appears.

2Click the icon of the printer you want to use.

3On the [File] menu, click [Printing Preferences...].

The [Printing Preferences] dialog box appears.

4Make the settings you require, and then click [OK].

The setting is temporarily registered as [Unregistered] in the [One Click Preset List:] area.


  • Depending on the applications, the settings you make here may not be used as the default settings.

  • The [Unregistered] setting is invalid if the other [One Click Presets] icon is selected. If you wish to confirm the [Unregistered] setting, click [Register Current Settings...]. For details about confirming the setting, see "Making Printer Settings - One Click Presets".

  • For details, see the printer driver Help.