Log in to Windows as an Administrator.
Close any open applications.
Click the "Printer" icon in the "Control Panel".
Delete the printer icon corresponding to the driver that is to be uninstalled.
File > Server Properties > Driver tab.
Select the driver to be uninstalled.
Press the Delete key.
Log the current user account off.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Word 2010: large file size sent to the printer.
In the printer options, you have to
uncheck the option "enable advanced printing features". It appears that the EMF spool file generated by
Word 2010 can become very large as soon as images are inserted in the document. By un-checking this
option, it is a RAW file (smaller) that is sent to the printer. It should be noted that the problem doesn't
present with Word 2007 or 2003.
Printing from Microsoft Office
2010 results in a large spool file.
A long delay occurs when you print a large file on a
Windows 7 or Windows Server 2008 R2-based computer.
Slow printing: PostScript driver.
speed can be affected by several things. This answer lists some of the most common, with possible
Slow printing: PCL driver.
can be affected by several things. This answer lists some of the most common, with possible solutions.
[TA] Printing 1.3: Slow Printing.
The Troubleshooting Assistant is a checklist consisting of steps to take in order to troubleshoot, and if
necessary, escalate a variety of issues (Note – this article for internal use only. Please contact your
technician or TSSC Support Helpdesk for access to this information.)
* To avoid problems in general, make sure that there is plenty of free disk space.
* With some applications (e.g. CorelDRAW, Visio), complicated images may take a long time to print when the
"Graphics Mode" is "Vector". For faster printing, choose "Raster"(Graphics Mode) on the "Print Quality" tab.
* If Graphics Mode is "Raster" then parts of the job might be output as blank unprinted pages. If this occurs,
try changing the resolution setting.