Windows 7 Remove HP Universal Print Driver

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Remove the HP Universal Print Driver without (hopefully) breaking other printers on the machine.

In this example the print server will re-push the drivers out when the spooler restarts. (hence rem'd out driver install at the end)

@echo off

net stop spooler

taskkill /f /fi "modules eq UNIDRVUI.DLL" 2>nul

echo Reset permissions on spool drivers
icacls "C:\Windows\System32\spool\drivers\x64\3" /T /Q /RESET

echo Clearing spool
attrib /s /d -R -H -S "\\.\%windir%\system32\spool\Printers\*" 2>nul
del /f /q /s "\\.\%windir%\system32\spool\Printers\*" 2>nul

for /f "delims=" %%i in ('reg query "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\Print\Environments\Windows x64\Drivers\Version-3" /k /f "HP Universal Printing" ^| find "HP Universal Printing"') do (
	for /f "tokens=4" %%j in ('reg query "%%i" /v "Print Processor" ^| find "Processor"') do (
		echo Deleting Print Processor "%%j"
		reg delete "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\Print\Environments\Windows x64\Print Processors\%%j" /f

	for /f "tokens=3" %%j in ('reg query "%%i" /v "Monitor" ^| find "Monitor"') do (
		echo Deleting Print Monitor "%%j"
		reg delete "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\Print\Monitors\%%j" /f

	for /f "tokens=4* delims= " %%j in ('reg query "%%i" /f "File" /se " " ^| find "File"') do (
		for /d %%x in (%%j %%k) do (
			if exist "%windir%\system32\spool\drivers\x64\3\%%x" (
				taskkill /f /fi "modules eq %%x" 2>nul
				del /f /q /s "\\.\%windir%\system32\spool\drivers\x64\3\%%x"

	echo Deleting Driver reg %%i
	reg delete "%%i" /f

echo Deleting Monitors reg
reg delete "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\Print\Monitors\HP Universal Print Monitor" /f

for /f "tokens=4 delims=\" %%i in ('findstr /M /I /C:"HP Universal Printing" c:\windows\inf\oem*.inf') do (
	echo Deleting oem inf "%%i"
	pnputil -f -d "%%i"

rem echo Installing Drivers
rem pnputil -a c:\temp\pcl6-x64-\*.inf

net start spooler


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