PC won't let me Set a Default Printer ?

  Tinkey Winkey 09:15 25 Jun 2005

I have 2 printers installed on my PC.
They both work when printing photos,web pages and wordpad letters but when I want to use a Desktop Publishing Program like 'Microsoft Picture It' or 'Publish It' they tell me I need to setup a default printer.

OK,easy enough - set the default printer from the control panel>Printers and Faxes>Right Click>set as default printer

...and nothing !

Windows won't let me set either printer as a default.

I have Windows XP SP2 and have tried the latest printer drivers aswell as reinstalling the old ones - nothing.

Can anyone solve this for me please ?

  Graham ® 09:30 25 Jun 2005

PictureIt will only print projects.

  Tinkey Winkey 09:53 25 Jun 2005

It won't print my Picture It projects !

  martjc 09:54 25 Jun 2005

If it does, it's just 'Picture It' with it's quirky printing method. Create a project with the item you want to print and try it then.

  Graham ® 10:03 25 Jun 2005

I can print OK. How about uninstalling one printer and see what happens then?

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