Remove built in printer drivers in windows 2k pro

Posted on 2004-11-23
Last Modified: 2010-04-14
Is there an easy way to clear out the existing printer drivers available in windows 2000.  I do not mean the ones that are currently installed, but when you add a new printer and all the manufacturers are presented to choose from, that list.  I wish to cull out the ones that our users do not need.
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    remove "ntprint.inf" and "ntprint.pnf" to a backup location. These files contain a list of all the printers that Windows natively supports.

    There will be other manufactuer-specific and technology-specific INF files remaining that list some pther printers but this file is the *big* list.

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