SymptomsThe same printer is being used with both Mac OS X and my Windows virtual machine, but I want to use different printers with each.
CauseBy default, Windows uses the same printer as the Mac OS X default printer.
Resolution1. In Parallels Desktop, choose Virtual Machine --> Configure, or Alt-click (Option-click) the Parallels icon in the menu bar and choose Configure.
2. Click Hardware and click Print, and then uncheck Synchronize Default Printer: