Change the printer spooling directory

Last Published: April 25, 2020


When a file is sent to the printer, a temporary file is created under the spooling directory of C:/Temp. The following steps allow you to change this directory.


  1. Click Start > Settings > Printers.
  2. Click the Server Properties under the File menu.
  3. Click the Advanced tab.
  4. Change the Spool Folder as desired.

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