Reset Printer Settings On Your Windows 7 Pc

Reset printer settings on Windows 7 is quite simple. All you need to do is follow the quick steps given on this page. Before starting the resetting process, make sure to connect your printer and Windows computer using a standard USB cable. You can also connect them wirelessly if you want to.

It is suggested to reset the printer settings only when no other troubleshooting methods work.

Steps To Reset Printer Settings

  • First, verify that you have properly connected the printer to your computer.
  • Press the Windows + R shortcut keys to open the Run dialog box.
  • Type ‘control’ in the Run dialog box and click OK to launch the Control Panel.
  • Alternatively, click the Start menu available at the bottom-left corner of the desktop and select the Control Panel option.
  • Click on Administrative Tools in the Control Panel window and select the Print Management option from the displayed list.
  • In the Print Management window, expand Print Servers and right-click on the empty space under your print server name.
  • Select the Add/Remove Servers option from the pop-up menu.
  • In the Add/Remove Servers window, click the Remove All button. Make sure your print server is selected under the Print servers section.
  • Click OK to reset printer settings on your Windows 7 computer.
  • If you have any problem in resetting the printer settings, remove and reinstall the printer driver on your computer.
  • If you need remote assistance for reset printer settings on Windows 7, contact our technical support team by clicking the Call button available on this page.
  • Why is my wireless printer not printing?

    First, try restarting your computer, printer and wireless router. To check if your printer is connected to your network: Print a Wireless Network Test report from the printer control panel. On many printers pressing the Wireless button allows direct access to printing this report.

  • Why is my printer showing error?

    The other most probable reason for the printing error is the connection between your computer and the printer. If you are sure that the transmission cable is working okay (tested the printer on another computer), then the problem might be the drivers. This can be the printer drivers or the USB port drivers.

  • Why do my 3d prints keep failing?

    Another common fail is over extrusion. Over extrusion happens when your 3D printer pushes out too much plastic too fast, causing a jam in the end of the nozzle. ... Make sure YOURu layer height is less than your nozzle diameter. Increase your cooling fan's power (this will cool the plastic and cause it to slow down)

  • What is the WPS button?

    WPS stands for Wi-Fi Protected Setup. It is a wireless network security standard that tries to make connections between a router and wireless devices faster and easier. WPS works only for wireless networks that use a password that is encrypted with the WPA Personal or WPA2 Personal security protocols.

  • How do I reset my printer?

    To restore your HP printer to factory-default settings, follow these steps. Turn the product off. Disconnect the power cable from the product for 30 seconds and then reconnect. Turn the product on while you press and hold the Resume button for 10-20 seconds. The Attention light turns on. Release the Resume button.