Are you new on campus or have you just moved to another building and are wondering how you can connect to that printer down the hall? Did you just get a new computer?
The default on Windows 10 is for the computer to manage your printers Basically this means that the last printer you printed to will be the one selected for the next print job. If you want there only to be one "default" printer, then click on Printer --> Set as Default Printer and click OK to confirm that you are making this change. Otherwise just close the queue window
If you want to add another printer, then simply double-click on another printer.
If you have any problems printing, go to Start --> Devices and Printers. Simply select the printer you are experiencing issues with and press the delete key. Confirm you want to delete it then reboot and follow the above steps to re-add the printer.
A default printer is the printer that is selected by default when you want to print. Windows 10 manages the printers differently then Windows 7. Basically this means that the last printer you printed to will be the printer selected the next time. If you want there only to be one "default" printer:
Colour printers should not be set as your default printer. Nor should you print simple black & white or test/draft colour documents to a colour printer. Colour toner is extremely expensive. Please print on a regular black & white printer if you want a draft or test.
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