Installed Printers (Mac)

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Author Name
Joe Garcia

Artifact Name
Installed Printers (Mac)

Artifact/Program Version
Mac OS X

This property list (plist) on a Mac OS X machine will tell you what types of printers have been installed on that system. Be advised though, that a printer may have been uninstalled/removed by the user and if they have not restarted their computer, that printer’s entry will persist until the computer is rebooted. This plist will then be overwritten to reflect the change.

Property List

File Locations

Research Links
Apple Developer Tools:

Forensic Programs of Use
plist Editor that is provided with XCode

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