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Did you know some printers can print double-sided?

Not all printers are capable of printing on two sides, but it's easy to find out if yours is and set double-sided printing as your default:

  1. Click Start ? Printers and Faxes
  2. Right click the printer you'd like to configure for double-sided printing and select Printing Preferences
  3. The next steps will vary depending upon printer brand and model. 
For HP Printers:
  • Click the Finishing tab
  • Check the Print on Both Sides box

    HP Printing Preferences
  • Click Ok to close the window
For Xerox Printers:
  • Click the Flip on Long Edge radio button

    Xerox Printing Preferences
  • Click Ok to close the window
For Dell Printers:
  • Click the Duplex drop-down menu
  • Select Flip on Long Edge

    Dell printing preferences
  • Click Ok to close the window