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Script to change multiple printer drivers on print server

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Last Modified: 2012-06-27
Windows 2008 Server with approx 350 print queues. Majority of print queues are using  the HP universal printer driver 4.7 I need to change them all to HP Universal Printer driver 5.2.
Doing each one individually is very time consuming taking about 90 seconds for each.

Does anyone have a script that could do the full 350 in one go?

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Are you using the version specific driver "HP Universal Printing PCL 6 (v5.0)". The version is in the (). If so you probably making your life a lot harder. You should be using the generic UPD driver. That way you could be updating the print server driver once and all queues will update the latest driver version installed. Here's documented here: http://h20338.www2.hp.com/hpsub/downloads/HP_UPD_System_Admininistrator_Guide_Rev8.pdf. See the section titled "Installation to allow HP UPD version control".

-Matt-

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thanks connectex but changing the driver is not an option.
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