Make a printer as the default printer on Windows 7
Are you looking for steps to set a printer as the default printer on your Windows 7-based computer system? You have the liberty of selecting a printer as your default printer, out of the many that are connected to your system. By doing so you enjoy one of its biggest advantages and that is whenever you give the print commands, you will not have to select the printer; instead it will automatically go to the default printer that you have selected. Below we have provided a comprehensive step-by-step solution to make a printer as the default printer. However, while performing the steps, ensure not to skip any step as then your computer may not be able to give print commands for a desired printer.
Solution to the problem
Here’s how you can make a printer as the default printer on your Windows 7-based PC.
1. Click on the ‘Start’ button.
2. Select ‘Devices and Printers’.
3. Right-click on the printer that you want to make as default.
4. Click on ‘Set as default printer’.
There you go! With the help of the aforementioned steps, you can easily set a printer as the default printer on your Windows 7-based computer. To see how to perform the steps appropriately, check out our video solution below. In the video solution, you can see each of steps being performed right in front of your eyes.