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Message 8 of 9 (51,939 Views) Reply 0 Kudos philgman New Member Posts: 5 Registered: ‎10-04-2012 Re: removal of printer drivers from windows 7-updated script [Edited] Options Mark as New Bookmark Back I agree 22 Replies Chipotle OP Jordan Roth Dec 1, 2008 at 9:08 UTC Here are the scripts in one file in a TXT format. The time now is 08:08 AM. Below is the code for the script. http://jcibook.net/printer-driver/delete-printer-drivers-xp-pro.html

Thank you guys for the quick feedback. 0 Poblano OP Duds Mar 14, 2010 at 3:36 UTC Hi Greg, I could do with the script for removing printers If you do not specify a path, the path to the location from which Windows was installed is used. -i   FileName .inf   : Specifies the file name for the You can delete all printers by calling the following script cscript prnmngr.vbs -x You can delete all unused printer drivers by calling prndrvr.vbs script cscript prndrvr.vbs -x you find more info Code: @echo off echo WARNING! https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb490972.aspx

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Add Cancel Insert code Language Apache AppleScript Awk BASH Batchfile C C++ C# CSS ERB HTML Java JavaScript Lua ObjectiveC PHP Perl Text Powershell Python R Ruby Sass Scala SQL VB.net Oops, something's wrong below. Example 1a - Preparation RemovePrinterConnection Even though RemovePrinterConnection is straightforward, we still need preparation.

  1. It's word file published by Microsoft; http://download.microsoft.com/download/8/2/c/82cffcfa-56f6-4fc3-bfa5-80cd84793871/PrintUIUsersGuide.doc I've already wrote a little article on my blog with a couple of simple examples that can give you an idea of how to
  2. Carmen Dec 1, 2008 at 9:36 UTC Here is what I use, works fine with XP, not tested with vista.
  3. Friday, January 04, 2013 12:10 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote For the "printer driver in use" error.
  4. We are about to Move and I have developed a Visual Basics GUI which helps users to add Network Printers based on their location in the new Building and nearest Printer.
  5. The problem is that I can't delete the connected printer the user have connected.

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Thanks for all help :) Thursday, January 03, 2013 12:52 PM Reply | Quote Answers 0 Sign in to vote Hi, I've gone trough this type of problem in the past. Prndrvr.vbs Error 87 When you want to delete a printer installed as a network printer you should use the /dn option instead. I resolved my problems by using the printui.dll command line. https://www.experts-exchange.com/questions/24172118/Script-to-delete-printers-and-printer-drivers.html See the printer documentation for more information. -v { 0 | 1 | 2 | 3 } : Required.

PXE-E61: Media test failure, check cable and PXE-MOF: Exiting PXE ROM How stable is the "customer" power on a commercial aircraft? Prndrvr.vbs Location We will be removing and adding the same printers to refresh the settings to default each day but would like it to be as seamless as possible for the user. 0 Environment Available versions "Windows NT x86" 1, 2, and 3 "Windows NT Alpha_AXP" 1 and 2 "Windows IA64" 3 "Windows NT R4000" 1 "Windows NT PowerPC" 1 "Windows 4.0" 0 -s   RemoteComputer   : Privacy statement  © 2017 Microsoft.

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Download your free copy of WMI Monitor Author: Guy Thomas Copyright © 1999-2017 Computer Performance LTD All rights reserved. http://forum.support.xerox.com/t5/Printing/removal-of-printer-drivers-from-windows-7/td-p/9572 I used it to install printers on a machine rather than a user. Prndrvr.vbs Windows 7 Download your free Network Device Monitor Guy's Review of Computer Tools 1) Belarc Advisor 2) Network Perf Mon 3) Freeping 4) PuTTY 5) Bandwidth Analyzer 6) Secunia 7) Net-SNMP 8) Permission Prndrvr.vbs Download Gregg, the script to delete all the network printers worked and should do what I need it to do.

Double click the VBScript and then launch your Printers and Faxes folder. navigate here Works like a charm when you nedd to change printerserver and retain default printer. Let us know please if all this works for you. Set wshNet = CreateObject("WScript.Network") Set wshPrn = wshNet.EnumPrinterConnections ' This is to find out my default printer for later Set oShell = CreateObject("WScript.Shell") strValue = "HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Windows\Device" strPrinter = oShell.RegRead(strValue) strPrinter Prndrvr.vbs Windows 10

Error = " & Err.Number End If End Sub Message 9 of 9 (51,679 Views) Reply 0 Kudos « Message Listing « Previous Topic Next Topic » Community Browser Customer http://community.spiceworks.com/scripts/show/318-remove-printers-by-name-or-server 0 Poblano OP Duds Mar 14, 2010 at 11:17 UTC Cheers Greg :-D 0 Pimiento OP johan4 Jun 1, 2012 at 9:32 UTC 1st It would be nice if there were a way to more easily remove these drivers. http://jcibook.net/printer-driver/delete-a-printer-driver-in-xp.html Version 3 supports Windows XP and Windows 2000. -e   Environment   : Required.

The script does several things, but the ultimate goal is to fysically remove the printer-drivers. Prndrvr.vbs Install Printer Driver Specifies that you want to delete a driver. -s   RemoteComputer   : Specifies the remote computer from which you want to delete the driver. How to create scipt ..Jordan Roth wrote: I have two scripts that I need to combin into one - can someone please assist me in doing this?

Thanks to Paul Carmen for his excellent VBS which helped me to delete All Network Printers.

Echo [Strings] Echo REG_SZ = 0x00000000 Echo REG_MULTI_SZ = 0x00010000 Echo REG_EXPAND_SZ = 0x00020000 Echo REG_BINARY = 0x00000001 Echo I will also test this on Vista to see what happens. Thread Tools Search Thread Advanced Search 4th February 2013,03:24 PM #1 Zourous Join Date Mar 2007 Location East Sussex Posts 507 Thank Post 152 Thanked 168 Times in 65 Posts Unable To Add Printer Driver Error Code 87 Echo.

MacLachlan uses the following to remove /just/ network printers in his script:  'Remove ALL old printers 'Enumerate all printers first, after that you can select the printers you want by performing See the description of the -e Environment parameter for information on which versions are available for which environment. Top of page Example To add version 3 of the printer driver named "Color Printer Driver 1" to the local computer, which offers a Windows NT x86-based environment, type: cscript prndrvr.vbs -a this contact form I would like to create one script file that removes all network printers and then adds all the printers.

There are two installed print driver packages that I just can't get removed no matter what I try. You must type this command at a command prompt with that directory as the current directory, or you must type the full path to that directory at the beginning of the This was fine for the odd occassion but not if you have a number of PC's to delete drivers from. Send PM SHARE: + Post New Thread Similar Threads Remotely remove printer driver from Windows XP By penfold in forum Windows Replies: 5 Last Post: 13th September 2012, 08:16 AM

Only ONE of our computers is running Vista.   Thanks again! 0 Datil OP spiceuser Dec 1, 2008 at 9:51 UTC Here's the script I use (follow the link).  The reason is that if you map the same printer repeatedly you don't get the error: 'The local device name is already in use'. Join Now I am planning for a building move going from 80 printers to a whopping 14.  With the building move I have to be able to remove multiple printers from a login Carmen Dec 1, 2008 at 9:36 UTC Here is what I use, works fine with XP, not tested with vista.

If IsEmpty(objGroupList) Then Set objGroupList = CreateObject("Scripting.Dictionary") End If If Not objGroupList.Exists(objADObject.sAMAccountName & "\") Then Call LoadGroups(objADObject, objADObject) objGroupList(objADObject.sAMAccountName & "\") = True End If IsMember = objGroupList.Exists(objADObject.sAMAccountName & "\" _ All rights reserved. Removes all network printers, and then adds the ones defined at the bottom.   Hope that helps   '========================================================================== ' ' NAME: RemoveNetPrinters.vbs ' COMMENT: Removes and add all net printers Deleting the print driver manually via PrinterManagement.msc (the same GUI as on the print server), but it says that the print driver is still in use. 3.

We have marked it as the solution and I am sure it will help other is the future. Direct Support Forums Technical How do you do....it? I would like to create one script file that removes all network printers and then adds all the printers. Thanks, CherylO-XeroxCommunity ManagerBe sure to click Kudos for those who have helped you.

Kubilay Elmas MCITP (Enterprise Desktop Administrator Windows 7) Edited by kubilayelmas Thursday, January 03, 2013 4:13 PM Added links Marked as answer by ISP Services Sunday, January 06, 2013 6:09 PM This documentation is archived and is not being maintained. PrintingPrinter Ports and Printer Drivers Delete A Printer Port , WMI ' Delete A Printer Port


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