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Take Control of Running Windows on a Mac by Joe Kissell

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Chapter 12. Solve Printing Problems

If you're using Fusion, you're unlikely to encounter printing problems, assuming you've enabled Fusion's driverless printing feature (which is turned on by default). Simply select your virtual machine in the Virtual Machine Library window, click Settings, and click Printers; then verify that Enabled is checked. Fusion then uses your Mac's printer drivers, a process that's normally completely transparent to Windows.

In Parallels, VirtualBox, and Boot Camp, however, printing problems are more common. Because there are so many kinds of computers, and so many ways to attach them to a Mac, I can't provide solutions to every potential printing problem. I can, however, offer a few pieces of general advice.

In my experience, ...

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