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windows 7 loses default printer daily

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normal desktop on netwokr. but default printer lost daily does not even reset to like micsroft paint
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by:ded9
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Is it that the driver is lost automatically.


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by:Avi Leibzon
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no, you can set a default printer and the green chek mark appears, but as soon as i restart the computer its gone
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Try clean boot first. Will help you identify which software is creating this problem at startup.

Clean Boot Process
Click Start-msconfig-click on services tab -put a check on hide all microsoft services and then click disable add. Click on startup tab and disable all.

Restart the computer.

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by:Avi Leibzon
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that did nothing no strange startups detected
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Create a new user account. Restart the computer and check in the new account. Might be profile is corrupted.


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