Remove Existing Printers (MacBook)

Note: Make sure your printer is NOT plugged into your computer when uninstalling it.

1. Open up System Preferences by clicking on the Apple in the upper left corner of the screen and selecting System Preferences. (You can also open it by clicking the grey gears icon in your dock.)
2. Click once on Printers & Scanners to open it.
3. Click once on your printer in the printer list to select it.
4. Once selected, click the minus button at the bottom of the list to remove the printer.
5. Click "Delete Printer" in the dialog box that pops up.
6. Close the Systems Preferences window.
7. To reinstall, follow these steps:
  • Local (USB) Printer:  Simply plug the printer back into your computer with the USB cable and it will automatically install.
  • Network Printer/Copier: Follow these steps.
Creation date: 3/14/2018 10:31 AM ()      Updated: 12/19/2018 12:10 PM (epinon)