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How do you do a clean uninstall of a printer?

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Hello, I'd like to to a full clean uninstall of an HP LasterJet 8000 printer on a persons machine.  Besides the obvious, going into to the Control Panel, Add/Remove Programs, what else is there to remove?  i.e. Registry, Temp Files or anything else related to this printer on the "sub-surface" level.  I want to completely and totally remove it from their system.  Thanks for your help.
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when you run it from add remove programs everything software will be removed check that the printer drivers are removed since by

Open Printers and Faxes.
 
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 On the File menu, click Server Properties, and then click the Drivers tab.
 
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 In the Installed printer drivers list, click the driver you want to remove, click Remove, and then click Yes to confirm.
 
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