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Why is Laserjet P2035 driver for Windows 7 failing to install?

I have been trying to install the printer drivers for a Laserjet P2035 on a Windows 7 64 bit system. I am trying to use the website available install packages since I don't have the CD. This is a ...
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unusual print behavior splwow64.exe

In our office we have two software systems that are integral for office function. A document management system (called LEAP Documents) and a cost recovery system (called SoftLog) for ...
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When printing to Dell 5130cdn, document shows up on LCD screen but nothing prints

I have a user who is unable to print to a Dell 5130cdn. When she tries to, the name of the document will show up on the LCD screen and the rollers will start spinning as if it is going to print, but ...
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23 views

Using Dosbox to use wps program that only uses lpt1, need to use usb printer

ok so I have a friend that is using an old wps program using dosbox.. the options on the program only allow print to serial or parallel but I guess that doesn't matter since I read dosbox doesn't ...
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Document / Print Title from Remote Desktop to Local Bullzip Printer

We have a server machine (Windows 2003, with "local" Bullzip printer). I had an old computer (Win7x64). When I printed some document in server by Remote Desktop to local Bullzip printer, the print ...
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64 views

How can I change the color of the text that I have already written in OneNote?

When I first got my laptop, I used black text/ink color on the normal white OneNote background. I "personalized" Windows 7's Window Background to a dark grey color and now the one note inked items ...
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Any elaboration or comments for my PC's Printing Failure in Windows 7

My Dell XPS 8300 desktop PC suddenly failed to print from a Brother MFC (detected first) and a Brother DCP (switched in next) printer about 3 months ago. The 10-year old MFC was functioning well ...
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Windows 7 x64 can't connect to a printer on a 32-bit server

I have a windows 7 64-bit PC which is trying to print on a printer which is hosted by a windows 2003 server. The server is a 32-bit OS. I cant locate any drivers for the printer. I've tried numerous ...
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can not print with specific windows account

I can not print from my account even I have the permissinos to print, but from another account it is possible. the problem just occures when I use adobe reader and microsoftword, but from my browser ...
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Printer doesn't get orders from microsoft word or adobe reader

I have Hp deskjet 2540 series, at first it has printed everything but since a few days it doesn t print anymore from word or pdf files, but from the chrome browser prints the pdf files. the driver is ...
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100 views

Firefox/Chrome not working with Generic / Text Only printer.

I have a web page with some basic text: < 875 000 096 099 DR DOCTOR ASSOCIATES MILWAUKEE, WI > And I would like this text printed from a browser to a printer using the Generic / ...
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Printer only working when Windows has -two- drivers installed

I have a Zebra GC420d thermal printer connected via USB to my Windows 7 Pro workstation, which I recently upgraded from XP. On first connection, Windows automatically installed a ZDesigner driver ...
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Internet Explorer tab forgets printing preferences

I have to print from a website to a special receipt printer. I have to use Internet Explorer 7 or above on this site. The reciept printer must be set as Window's default printer. So two machines, both ...
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Is there any settings to hide printer dialog box in Windows XP/7/8?

Suppose I'm printing a page from an application, be it notepad, some .NET application etc. Is there a way to hide the print dialog box by tweaking some settings on the OS itself instead of having to ...
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How to print a document and set it to use colors using a script?

I have tried something like this on Powershell: $excelApp = New-Object -comobject Excel.Application if ($args.Length -lt 1) { Write-Host "Please provide full path and filename (ie: ...
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Sending text files directly to a printer hooked up to OSX from Win 7

We use Zebra label printers for printing out barcode labels. We have them set up such that (for example) all of the computers in the shipping area know to print their barcodes to \\UPS3\Barcode ...
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23 views

Printing a zoomed area with DjVu - problems

I'm trying to print images from the Swedish National Archives which uses DjVu as their viewing/printing software. I can print the entire page with not issues. However, when I zoom into a specific ...
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49 views

Safe to print sensitive data in Win 7/8, or does it cache plaintext to disk?

I dual boot Linux/Windows 8. In Linux, where I usually work, /home is encrypted, /swap is encrypted, and sensitive files are redundantly encrypted on top of that. Printing, however, doesn't work on ...
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141 views

Print preview in Office applications slow to load

My company is using Office 2010 Pro Plus with Exchange in the "cloud" as part of Office 365 on Windows 7. I have a user who experiences slowness anytime he prints from Excel, Word or Outlook. After ...
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209 views

Adobe Reader 100% display zoom doesn't match “Actual Size” printout

I find that document zoomed at 100% in Adobe Reader doesn't match printout size when "Actual Size" is selected when printing. When I put printed page next to the screen printed text and all other ...
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1answer
79 views

Setup daily printing quota

Is there a way to enforce daily printing quota on a PC on a shared printer network. The OS on the PCs are either WinXP or Win7.
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21 views

My OKI C8800 is skipping/missing a line of black toner in the same position on every page printed

I've installed new toner cartridge (Oki original) to no avail, cyan, magenta and yellow printing perfectly. I've cleaned the data bar inside the top cover, reinstalled drivers (I'm on Windows 7 32 ...
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353 views

Increase the letters per line in DOS Output

I am printing no of lines in DOS(CMD Prompt In Windows 7) using Batch file into DOT MATRIX Printer. Its A5 Paper. The problem is I cant able to add more than 53 characters per line for A5 print. How ...
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97 views

Printing attachments to the selected printer in outlook 2007 / 2010

I want to print attachments to the selected printer using outlook 2007 or 2010. However, in the dialog box for printer options it says that the attachments will go to the default printer. Is there a ...
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1answer
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Hp4250 printer starts off fast then slows to a crawl

We have a HP4250 network printer on a Windows 7 Pro computer, that each day prints the first two or three print jobs quickly. Afterwards, it slows all printing to a crawl. Have set the resolution to ...
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434 views

Printer Sharing - Ubuntu and Windows 7

Here is a description of my setup: I have a Brother DCP-7020 USB laser printer hooked up to a desktop computer running Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (Xubuntu desktop, if it matters). In my room is a laptop with ...
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Location of generic text print driver

I have been trying to get an old Epson receipt printer working on a computer running Windows 7. The problem is the generic text driver literally does not exist on the list of Windows 7 drivers. I ...
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478 views

windows update button missing from add printer wizard

I'm using Print Management to install some network printers on a print server but the Windows Update button has gone missing from the Add Printer Wizard dialogue box. All I get is the Have Disk ...
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121 views

Does any printer proxy driver for Windows exist?

What I need is to install a virtual "printer" device that will print a document sent to it using another printer in the system (specified in the settings). There are a many virtual printers available ...
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125 views

Win7 won't discover network printers

I'm running Windows 7 Pro 32-bit on a desktop machine as part of a wired work domain. When I try to add a network printer through the Add Printer option from the Devices and Printers page I get the ...
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Windows XP print queue doesn't purge after adding Windows 7 Machine to network

Ever since I added a Windows 7 PC to my home network my Windows XP machine holds EVERY print job in the queue unless I manually remove them. What's more, it reprints everything in the queue when the ...
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104 views

Windows 7 Picture Printing. All pictures are landscape, when they should be Portrait

I have recently upgraded from XP to 7 and I am having trouble printing out some pictures. In XP, if I were to select some pictures for printing the program would keep their orientation, and print them ...
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VMware - Not printing in order

I am using vmware workstation 7. Guest is Windows XP. The host OS is Windows 7. When I queue the printer with multiple documents, the printer doesn't print in order. It seems to print the smaller size ...
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Internet Explorer 10 crashes when printing

The crash message states it is a BEX error, which is apparently a buffer overflow The Fault module is stackhash, which apparently means no module, so it returns a hash of the stack The crash occurs ...
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Printing in Windows 7 64bit

I have a Laserjet 6MP (parallel printer port only) connected via a USB to Parallel cable. It used to work fine, until I built a new computer and moved the printer to the new PC. Windows sees the ...
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location-aware printing doesn't do anything

The location-aware printing in windows seems pretty trivial to set up: I have selected "change my default printer when I change networks" and associated the correct printer for each network, but it ...
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1answer
1k views

Block user access to printer settings in Windows 7/8

I have a small computer lab set up. It is half Mac and half Windows. On the Macs, I am using the built-in parental controls to stop users from changing printing preferences. However, on the Windows ...
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Suppress now printing dialog - Microsoft VBS

Context: I'm trying to create a task in Windows to automatically print a file at certain hour of the day whether the user is logged on or not. I've read on the web that in order to execute a task ...
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459 views

Print multiple copies of “Print Selection” Excel 2007

I have a user who is trying to print only a certain set of cells in Excel 2007, but she needs to print 2 copies of the selection. Using the print dialog, she selects Selection under Print What and ...
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Hang when choosing File->Print; UI thread blocked in ntdll.dll!ZwAlpcSendWaitReceivePort+0xa

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit. Key problem: Choosing File->Print never reaches the print dialog. Relevant symptom: Devices and Printers takes much longer than it should (2 minutes) to come up. ...
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Enable IE to print a web page in landscape orientation by default

In our office we need to print credit card reports before the closing of the day. All reports come from IE 9 on our Windows 7 machine, but this dumb web site that generates them (Authorize.net) ...
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408 views

Proper way to print a shipping label - half letter sheet

I have a shipping label (half letter size) + payment slip / tracking confirmation (another half), printed from PayPal. There is no way to avoid printing of payment slip, using CanadaPost, as far as I ...
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1answer
208 views

Windows 7 fails using application/soap+xml while XP works with application/ipp when connecting to printer

I have a Comtrend ADSL modem/router that shares a USB printer with IPP. Windows XP connects correctly, but Windows 7 will not (as is confirmed by many frustrated discussion threads returned by ...
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1answer
436 views

Why does my pdf print as shrunk to 1 inch?

I am trying to print a PDF booklet on our Konica Minolta. The machine will print dual-sided, and you set this option in the 64-bit printer settings on each computer. I have been printing PDFs as ...
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1answer
123 views

Remote Desktop Printing

I use Remote Desktop with a VPN to my office. Sometimes I want to print documents created on the office machine to my remote location printer. The printer is a new Canon wireless unit. I checked the ...
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Is there a way to execute a program when a printer jams or runs out of paper

Is there a way to execute a program when a printer jams or runs out of paper? We have computers with touch screens that our members checkin on. However, if the printer jams or runs out of paper, ...
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How can I determine why the Print Spooler service stops every 2 minutes?

I have a client who has an issue whereby her Print Spooler on her Windows 7 PC stops after 2 minutes. I have set the service to restart on all subsequent failures, but it still drops out after 2 ...
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221 views

Printing more than one page per sheet

I have a printer (Dell v305), and it can't print more than one page per sheet. How can I print to this printer so that it will print, say, 60 pages with 15 sheets of paper? (double sided is 30, and ...
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Printing from Windows 7 command line

I'm looking to automate some printing in Windows 7. Ideally from command line. Just as if I would've right-clicked and selected "Print". Tried the command: C:\>print /D:"CutePDF Writer" test.txt ...
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How to stop Windows 7 grouping/consolidating several printers under one printer item in Devices and Printers?

How can Windows be configured NOT to group several printers under one printer - shown as one item in Printers and Faxes in Control Panel\Hardware and Sound\Devices and Printers? Background Reason ...