Updating printer drivers in windows xp

Printers utilize software called drivers in order to process print jobs and output a finished product.

Membership in the local Administrators group, or equivalent, is the minimum required to complete this procedure.

The following table shows the effect of different combinations of the two policy settings.

All printers have their own drivers that provide for their functionality.

Printer drivers remain in development following their initial release as new improvements to the printer's driver are discovered.

The first and best step to take when troubleshooting printing device driver errors is to update the driver to the most current available version.

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