How to Turn-On, or Turn-Off, Print Background Colors and Images in Internet Explorer (IE)

The steps shown below will allow you to turn-on or turn-off the Print Background Colors and Images option in Internet Explorer (IE)

1. Close out all open browsers.

2. Open a new instance of Internet Explorer

3. From Internet Explorer’s top menu click the “Tools” button and choose “Internet Options”.

Tools" button with "Internet Options" chosen

4. Once you open the Internet Options window, choose the “Advanced” tab. Scroll down until you see “Printing” and check the option “Print background colors and images”.

Image showing the Advanced tab. Printing and - Print background colors and images checkbox

5. Click on “Apply” and “Okay” and you should be all set.