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Writer - wrong default printer [closed]

asked 2013-11-26 17:14:20 +0200

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I have the following problem with Writer:

In the system I have installed several printers. When I open the file menù - printer, the default printer is not the system default printer. With calc the problem does not occur.


Libreoffice 4.1.3.2 Windows 7 Pro 64 bit

Can anyone help me? Thanks

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answered 2013-12-05 08:47:04 +0200

vergna gravatar image

Seems fixed in 4.1.4.1 version

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answered 2013-11-27 01:33:40 +0200

oweng gravatar image

The fact that you are getting different results with Writer and Calc suggests a possible User Profile corruption that may need to be resolved. The default printer settings are determined by:

; DefaultPrinter: marks the default printer
DefaultPrinter=1

... in one of these two locations:

<install_location>/share/psprint/psprint.conf
<user_profile>/psprint/psprint.conf

The user profile setting should override the install location setting. There is not always a psprint.conf file in the user profile.

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I did not find the file psprint.conf in the pc

vergna gravatar imagevergna ( 2013-11-27 13:28:33 +0200 )edit

Try running the spadmin utility. It should be in the same directory as the LO program files.

oweng gravatar imageoweng ( 2013-11-29 08:48:41 +0200 )edit

the utility spadmin is not present on the Pc

vergna gravatar imagevergna ( 2013-11-29 09:07:15 +0200 )edit
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answered 2013-11-26 22:28:03 +0200

m.a.riosv gravatar image

Maybe was select a different one in Menu/File/Printer settings.

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the default printer is properly selected in the "printer settings"

vergna gravatar imagevergna ( 2013-11-27 13:23:41 +0200 )edit

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