Migrate XP printer configs to Windows 7

I am replacing an XP machine with Windows 7.

The original PC has a USB Zebra ZM400 label printer attached, and the user has set up a number of different printers to enable the printing of different size labels. Each one of these has very specific print configurations and the task of recreating would be burdensome as well as apt to error.

Does anyone know of a way to copy the individual printer configurations between PC's?
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Pradeep DubeyConsultantCommented:
Best option is to setup a windows 7 machine and attach printer there. Then check the required schedule/application running/compatibility with it.
The User State Migration Tool will migrate some printers from XP to Win 7. I believe that you need to run the USMT on the new system before creating a profile for the user on the new box, but I could be mistaken. I do know that one way works and the other doesn't.
Gary CaseRetiredCommented:
The good news is that Zebra supports this printer with drivers for Windows 7 (and 8 if you should need them).

So it should just be a matter of saving the specific configuration and then restoring it on the new OS.    Look in "Printer Properties" on XP and see if the driver supports exporting or saving the current configuration to a file.    As long as you can do that, all you should have to do is import that into the Windows install.

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