Device printers configuration access policy.

Setting the policy designates which access policy applies to bulk printer configuration, controlling which printers from DevicePrinters are available for users.

* BlocklistRestriction (value 0), DevicePrintersBlocklist can restrict access to the specified printers

* AllowlistPrintersOnly (value 1), DevicePrintersAllowlist designates only those printers which are selectable

* AllowAll (value 2), all printers are allowed.

Leaving the policy unset applies AllowAll.

Supported on: At least Microsoft Windows 7 or Windows Server 2008 family

Device printers configuration access policy.


  1. All printers are shown except those in the blocklist.
    Registry HiveHKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE
    Registry PathSoftware\Policies\Google\ChromeOS
    Value NameDevicePrintersAccessMode
    Value TypeREG_DWORD
    Value0
  2. Only printers in the allowlist are shown to users
    Registry HiveHKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE
    Registry PathSoftware\Policies\Google\ChromeOS
    Value NameDevicePrintersAccessMode
    Value TypeREG_DWORD
    Value1
  3. Allow all printers from the configuration file.
    Registry HiveHKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE
    Registry PathSoftware\Policies\Google\ChromeOS
    Value NameDevicePrintersAccessMode
    Value TypeREG_DWORD
    Value2


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