Print Processor

HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Print\Providers\LanMan Print Services\Servers\ server-name \Printers\ printer-name

Data type


Default value


processor name



Contains the name of the print processor for the specified network printer.

Change method

To change the value of this entry, click on the Start menu, point to Settings, and then select Printers. Right-click the printer name, and then select Properties. Click the Advanced tab, click the Print Processor button, and then select a print processor from the list.

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You must have Manage Printers permissions on the printer to be able to change this setting.

This entry only appears in the registry after a connection has been made to the remote machine.

Related Entries

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PrintProcessor for local printers