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How to export printer settings in the registry?

By Blue screen ·
i am going to replace one computer to a new computer, same OS and Apps.
The one computer have a lot printers already install including local and network printers, when i install the new computer i want that new computer to have the same printer settings like the old one wihtout manually installing all of them.
How can i do that on the old computer?Do i export them in the registry on the old computer and if so how can i do that?
Please explain steps.
thanks

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by ar8 In reply to How to export printer set ...

i yhink u can do....just export it...
first u save the regedit and then export to the pc which u wanna..
just try!!

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by Blue screen In reply to How to export printer set ...

where in the registry? i only want the printer settings.
or is there a better way
please explain the steps.

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by Blackcurrant In reply to How to export printer set ...

Hi

You may get a better understanding from this article http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=307016 which explains which registry keys you need to export to export printer settings.

Good luck

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