by Allen Wyatt
(last updated February 11, 2019)
Depending on the characteristics and capabilities of your printer, you may be able to customize a variety of settings. For instance, you may be able to control how it prints graphics or handles paper when printing. To customize your printer settings, follow these steps if you are using Windows 8 or Windows 10:
Figure 1. The Devices and Printers screen.
Figure 2. The Properties dialog box for a printer.
If you are using Windows 7, the steps are a bit different, primarily in how you get to the printer drivers on the system:
This tip (10722) applies to Windows 7, 8, and 10.
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