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Get some images from old program on XP - No downloading anything

I'm trying to get some images from an old program that only runs on Windows XP, but I don't want to download any programs from the Internet. I've tried googling but so far the only thing that has ...
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Kodak Printer printing blank pages on XP

I have a Kodak esp 3.2 printer that prints test pages fine but will not print anything else. I have tried running the maintenance and even reinstalling the printer. Nothing has helped. Any ...
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VirtualBox network print from XP guest in Win 8.1 host, using bridged network second physical NIC

I need some help to solve the network printing from guest XP. Windows 8.1 Pro host OS; VirtualBox 4.3.10 (latest, 14-apr-2014); Windows XP SP3 guest OS; Two physical NICs One used by host in first ...
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1answer
65 views

Documents spool but don't print over network from Mac to Windows

I recently got a new MacBook Air with Mavericks 10.9.2. The printer I'm trying to print to is an HP LaserJet P1005 connected to a Windows XP laptop. When installing the printer, I used the 'Generic ...
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How do I use the Device Font 10cpi font in Firefox?

I have a printer that uses the Generic / Text Only driver. In order to get the printer to print correctly, I have to use the Device Font 10cpi font. I can select the right font from Microsoft word, ...
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Printers not displayed on list

My colleague has a problem with printing. When he tries to print, in Solid Edge ST3 there are no printers on list. Other applications show all printers correctly (even Solid Edge Viewer from the same ...
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99 views

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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1answer
122 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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1answer
339 views

Print payslip with old printer Panasonic KX-P1121 through Google Chrome

Let's say there are 2 PCs and 1 printer,the printer is connected directly to PC1,PC2 connected through router,and I will use PC2 to print documents. PC1 is using Window XP while PC2 is Window 7. I ...
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1answer
190 views

Make CutePDF embed grayscale images as JPEG?

For printing scanned graphics to PDF, I currently use CutePDF Writer. According to pdfimages, in the generated PDFs it embeds: Black and white images (1 bit) as: losslessly compressed Grayscale ...
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285 views

CP1515n printer prints images in color but text in greyscale

I am trying to diagnose an extremely strange problem. We have an HP Color Laserjet CP1515n network printer. We need to connect to it from 3 computers; 2 of the computers run XP, 1 runs Win7. The ...
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392 views

Disable printing in Firefox

I am using Firefox 23.0.1. I want to totally disable printing from Firefox, is this possible? I used about:config to set the following properties: print.always_print_silent = true ...
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Windows print event (id20) occurring every time user prints

I have a relatively small network here with a print server, and only one user seems to have this problem. Every time he goes to print, this warning pops up despite having installed the proper drivers ...
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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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1answer
94 views

Converting multiple CAD files to PDF with script (XP)

Going off of what was covered in the thread here I have 2 questions. (I'm using the vbscript version that's in my SendTo folder and works nicely, thank you nixda! ) 1) How can I modify the script to ...
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45 views

Printing to Windows XP Printer Share From Windows 8

Anyone have experience with this? I can connect to the machine and to the share and Windows 8 even loads the driver but refuses to print. It looks like it goes through but documents just stay in the ...
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1answer
254 views

Printing text files with 320 columns per line from Windows XP via IE or notepad

I am trying to print plain text files which are just formatted reports. The reports are standardized at 320 characters per line. They are printed on A3 paper in landscape. We use a Tally MT691 ...
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153 views

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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Can I print a Model diagram at 200% zoom without cutting off in vs 2010?

In visual studio 2010, I would like to print a Model diagram (A .edmx file), at 200% zoom. So I switch to landscape view and up the scale. Printing goes as planned, except that whatever the zoom made ...
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1answer
254 views

XP LPT Print jobs slow to spool with high CPU usage previously quick on Win2K

Have 2 instances of the exact problem mentioned here. Previous (old) machines were Windows 2000's (latest updates), AMD Durons 1ghtz with 1gb RAM. Updates (reinstalled) machines are Windows XP 32bit ...
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1answer
137 views

Can't print to network printer from Windows shell

I have a networked printer (HP DeskJet 712C) that is shared via a Windows XP host. I'm able to print to the printer from applications such as Word, gVim, and Notepad, but when I try and print to it ...
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Printing from Windows XP as the guest OS

I have a canon lP800 printer for which there is no available drivers for Windows 7. It used to work well under Windows XP, so I was thinking about installing XP as guest OS in VirtualBox. Do you ...
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Word 97 Printer Properties crashes

We are still using Word 97 on Windows XP and we just got a new Canon 8085 printer. The problem we have is that when we select the printer in Word 97 and click the Properties button, we get a fatal ...
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111 views

Printer Properties not sending the correct page size to program

We have a Zebra 2844 Label Printer with 4"x3" labels in it. When we check the page settings in Windows XP, it is set to the correct size. When we go to print out of any program, it prints 4"x11". I ...
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694 views

TS Printer Redirection Issue

I am stumped by a printer redirection problem we are having on various PCs throughout our network. We use RDP (Server 2008r2) to have users log into our farm and access our ERP. Since we have ...
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577 views

In windows xp, I can't print from notepad but can from ms word

In windows XP, (added-it looks a bit like) I can't print from notepad, but I can from ms word. Why is this, what can I do to solve it? UPDATE- turns out I can print from notepad, if there is text in ...
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186 views

Firefox 12 on Windows XP can't print, black screens with Page Setup, no improvement with Safe Mode

A computer running Firefox 12 on Windows XP is unable to print. When I open the Print Preview dialog box, no preview is displayed. Attempting to print results in a blank page or no output at all. ...
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1k views

Gibberish when printing PDFs

Sometimes when printing PDFs on my Windows XP with an HP photosmart 2410 printer the text becomes gibberish. It's kind of hard to describe, so I've scanned in an affected page below: (not very good ...
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1answer
415 views

How can I set up a wired printer on different operating systems without a print server?

Hopefully I have the correct stackexchange.com site for this question. Please leave a comment if I need to move it. I'm having difficulty figuring out how to set up a wired (USB) printer on a ...
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1answer
231 views

Preview a printed page IE 8

I'm trying to print part of a webpage. To begin with, when I try printing this, (from IE 8), only page one printes, without anything but the header. To get around this issue, I tried printing ...
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1answer
607 views

How do I make sure the print dialog settings are reset when Adobe Reader is closed?

we operate a printshop. several terminals (winvista+ms-steadystate). set up from 1 image. lots of users and files daily. when a user leaves a terminal and quits adobe reader, strangley on some(!) ...
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1answer
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Printing from IE8 Shrink-To-Fit Strange Behavior

Everything works fine in our testing environments. We have "Shrink-to-fit" enabled on the print preferences to avoid things from running off the edge of the screen. At a handful of customer ...
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595 views

What are the system requirements for printing an XPS document

I have made an XPS document in Microsoft Word (Print --> print to XPS Writer). On Windows 7 (64 bit) machine I can open this file in XPSViewer or IE and send it to an actual printer, where the XPS ...
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1answer
302 views

What would cause a printing delay from only some apps?

WordPerfect 11 (sorry!) takes 30 seconds or so to start printing a document Adobe Reader 9 takes a long while as well Internet Explorer starts printing in just a few seconds, pretty much the expected ...
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1answer
500 views

Is there a way to disable the print dialog box in XP?

Does anyone know how to disable the print dialog box so that when I select print, the page will print without any popup boxes or windows? I want do this configuration XP. Thank you in advance
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234 views

Why is it that users aren't always able to print to their printers?

I've got a user on a Windows XP Pro machine. She's got an HP LaserJet 1022 printer attached. For some reason, which I don't understand, she can't get anything to print to that stupid printer. Right ...
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2answers
876 views

Print spooler service not starting after removal of malware

I have a user whom I have removed a "fake antivirus" on her machine but now her print spooler service is unable to start. I have attempted to restart the service to no avail. Is there a way to ...
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1answer
371 views

Browser freezes when attempting to print - no printers installed message

I'm running Windows XP on a work machine and sometimes when attempting to print from a browser it freezes for a while (1-2 minutes) and finally shows a pop up saying: No printers installed. ...
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3answers
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How to print files from another computer?

I have printer which is connected to computer with Windows XP, and I want to print my documents from laptop which has Windows 7. EDIT: I have already allowed sharing from Windows XP but when I click ...
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2answers
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Corrupted printer output in Windows XP

Having some difficulty with a Windows XP computer that only prints garbage, no matter which program is used - even the test page comes out as garbage. I've tried testing it using the XPS Document ...
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1answer
356 views

New McAfee antivirus disables Windows XP access to printers?

On Friday at the end of the day we updated our in-house servers to run the newer McAfee SaaS Endpoint Protection Suite, which involved restarting the servers. This morning (Monday) our Windows XP ...
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1answer
321 views

Can't set up printer

I'm trying to set up an HP OFficejet Pro 8500 A909a on my Windows XP machine over the network. I know the IP address of the printer but it's unclear to me how to set it up based on that. I have no ...
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508 views

Removing title & footer in printing HTML?

I wanna print some HTML pages, But There are below Title and Footer in each page.(Page Number, Date, Title, Address) How can I do it in Windows XP and Windows 7?
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2answers
1k views

Disable header/footer printing from Chrome

The Chrome browser doesn't have any settings for changing or disabling header and footer data that gets printed when you go File > Print. Apparently this is being developed but until it is does ...
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1answer
160 views

How to get Mac OS X to use a printer shared by a Windows XP machine

I've got a Windows XP machine sharing a printer for everyone on the network, but now I'm trying to get a Mac OS X machine to print to the printer shared by this Windows XP machine. Does anyone know of ...
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562 views

Printer stops printing at page 138, every time

I'm printing invoices from quickbooks premier 2009 and I have around 300 to print. But the job always fails at 138. It doesn't give any error messages, the print dialog box just disappears. and ...
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1answer
1k views

Why does Windows spooler require an administrator account?

Does anyone know what changes I might need to make to allow restricted users to print using a printer configured for spooling? My Windows XP SP3 system currently requires me to use an Admin account ...
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1answer
1k views

Print to 2 printer by default

Is it possible to print directly to two printers simultaneously? What I want to do is every time user prints a receipt it should print to PDF and to default printer. Is there any printer driver that ...
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447 views

Installing printer for all user profiles on xp machine [duplicate]

I am using gprint as a shell call to print pdf files. I have to install the network printer first, but the program runs under a different account. Is there anyway to install a network printer under ...
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HP 1210 Scan Button does nothing

I have an HP 1210 all-in-one nightmare of a printer which has decided not to listen to the scan button anymore. I've dug into it, and see in the properties of the scanner in Windows XP that it says ...