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HP Laserjet 5 - Properties in different language

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Right click on the printer and click on Properties... all of the headings are in Spanish... how do I fix this?

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My suggestion would be to uninstall the printer.  Use the information in this link http://members.shaw.ca/bsanders/CleanPrinterDrivers.htm to clean the print drivers.  Reboot.  Download and install CCleaner (www.ccleaner.com).  Run both its cleanup function and registry cleaner.  Reboot.  Download and save the latest drivers from hp (at this link, you'll have to pick your specific model printer and OS  http://h20180.www2.hp.com/apps/Lookup?h_lang=en&h_cc=us&cc=us&h_page=hpcom&lang=en&h_client=S-A-R163-1&h_pagetype=s-002&h_query=laserjet+5&submit.x=9&submit.y=4).  Reinstall using the HP drivers.
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Uninstall the driver.
On your windows control panel check the regional settings. Make sure you have selected english. This appears to have some effect on which driver is isntalled.

Install the driver again.
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joed, I checked the regional settings and it is set to English.  How do I uninstall the driver and reinstall?
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Look at the link in my post to uninstall the driver and reinstall.
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