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  1.    26 Oct 2015 #11
    Join Date : Aug 2015
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    Quote Originally Posted by spapakons View Post
    Try setting Brother the default printer and then restart the computer and see if the setting is kept.
    Have been thru this several times - sometimes the setting holds, other times it doesn't. And sometimes the setting is lost even without a reboot.
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  2.    14 Dec 2015 #12

    Quote Originally Posted by weamish View Post
    This is a new behavior over the past few days - the default printer becomes unchecked, leaving me unable to print. Happens with or without a reboot. This would be relatively easy to fix each time, except that the Devices & Printers page takes 30-60 seconds to open. Any ideas? Thanks!
    Something similar started happening to me with Build 1511. I have a landland attached fax modem I use to send info to the doctor. When I started using it after the build, my next print job wanted to go to the fax. I reset the default and all was good until I sent another fax.

    I went to and turned off letting W10 handle the default.

    Not sure that this is a good default. I have lots of software type printers ( one for PDFs, one for Kindle, etc) and I really want the actual printer to be the default. Hence the word default.

    I changed the setting to let me decide.

    And it does take my Devices and Printers a long time to find the devices also. I think that started with the new Build also.

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  3.    15 Dec 2015 #13
    Join Date : Sep 2015
    Posts : 2,372
    Windows 10 Pro 64-bit 1706 (CU build 15063.674)

    I have the same annoying issue at work. When I select Bullzip PDF printer to create a PDF, it then becomes default and I have to change the default printer again, only to change next time I use Bullzip PDF printer! I'll try turning off the auto assignment and see if that works. Thanks.
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