Take the 2-minute tour ×
Super User is a question and answer site for computer enthusiasts and power users. It's 100% free, no registration required.

How can I set up the printer in Word to print in black even if the file has colours? I noticed if the file has coloured parts, they are not printed.
My printer, Canon MP190, has only black ink.
One way is to change all the font to black. But is it a more direct method, from settings?

share|improve this question

2 Answers 2

up vote 1 down vote accepted

These sorts of settings are generally available via the printer driver/software instead of the app itself.

In Word's Print dialog if you click on Printer Properties, you should see an option to print in grayscale if your printer supports it. Select that and you'll be good to go.

share|improve this answer

There are no such options of choice to be found in the standard interface for the Canon MP190. It prints using both color and B&W.

share|improve this answer
    
I ask about Word; what do you mean by standard interface? –  Theta30 Aug 15 '13 at 17:30

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.