You can install multiple printers on a Windows computer. Now when you have installed many Printer, you may want to list all the installed printers. Today we will show you how to carry out this task using different. methods.
List all the Printers installed on Windows 10
You can use the following four ways can be used to list all the installed Printers on Windows 10:
- Using Control Panel.
- Via Windows 10 Settings App.
- Using Windows PowerShell.
- Using Command Prompt.
Let us see these methods in details.
1] Using Control Panel
Open Control Panel. Select Devices and Printers.
Under the section of Printers, you will find all the printers installed on your computer.
2] Using Windows 10 Settings App
Open the Windows 10 Settings App. Select Devices.
Then click on Printers & scanners.
Under the section of Printers & scanners, you will find all the installed printers on your computer.
3] Using Windows PowerShell
Run Windows PowerShell and execute this command to list the names 0f the installed printers:
Get-Printer | Format-List Name
Execute this command to list all the details of the installed printers:
Get-Printer | Format-List
Run this command to save all the details of the installed printers to a text file on the Desktop:
Get-Printer | Format-List | Out-File "$env:userprofile\Desktop\InstalledPrinters.txt"
4] Using Windows Command Prompt
Open the Windows Command Prompt.
To list the installed printers, execute this command:
wmic printer list brief
To save the list of the installed printers, execute this command:
wmic printer list brief > "%userprofile%\Desktop\Printers.txt"
I hope you find this guide useful.
Now read: How to list Printers using the same printer driver, separately in Windows 10.
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