Super User is a question and answer site for computer enthusiasts and power users. Join them; it only takes a minute:

Sign up
Here's how it works:
  1. Anybody can ask a question
  2. Anybody can answer
  3. The best answers are voted up and rise to the top

I have a color printer but would sometimes prefer to print grayscale (for documents where color and quality does not matter)

As far as I can see there are no such settings in the preview printing menu, what is the right approach here?
alt text

share|improve this question
up vote 2 down vote accepted

It depends on each printer. Looking at your picture, looks like the color option is under "Printer Features".

Once you find good settings, you can create presets using the second popup menu from top to bottom (on the image). Then you can choose between your preferred settings easily.

share|improve this answer
many thanks for help, indeed this is how it is done. – HKK Jan 23 '11 at 13:22 – HKK Jan 23 '11 at 13:22

You must log in to answer this question.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged .