How to fix Printer device not showing in device manager

1-Click Start, type cmd.
2-At command prompt, right click and select “Run as Administrator” type the following command , and then press ENTER:
set devmgr_show_nonpresent_devices=1
3-Type the following command a command prompt, and then press ENTER:
start devmgmt.msc
4-Troubleshoot the devices and drivers in Device Manager.
NOTE: Click Show hidden devices on the View menu in Device Manager before you can see devices that are not connected to the computer.
5-When you finish troubleshooting, close Device Manager.

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