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Was this answer helpful? Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - HPs have a similar issue. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - me too by tonyt267 / February 1, 2010 12:51 AM PST In reply to: Driver I have a similar problem with a Samsung The systems are essentially identical however the printer installed on the "donor" system is a different model (both syst have Brother printers) BTW you mentioned Win7 my system is Vista. 05/31/2012 this contact form

READ MORE © CBS Interactive Inc.  /  All Rights Reserved. Not only is this inconvienent, but when I click to go to it, it isn't there. Preview my answer Post my answer View Statistics: Past 24 Hours: 140 Past 7 Days: 743 Past 30 Days: 3,768 All Time: 77,844 22,469 Free Manuals 88,899 Solutions 6,794 Devices iFixit For saving a "printer version" of a document only, this works very well … Have I mentioned, that I like less programs on my PC ;-) July 7, 2008 The Geek https://www.cnet.com/forums/discussions/windows-vista-can-t-print-377087/

Right-click color printer Click Printer Properties Choose Device Settings Tab Scroll to the Bottom of the page Set Device Type "Color" instead of Autodetect. msc and then click OK.enable the print services for more http://goo.gl/u46MDi i am sure this will help August 27 by BOBBY BOOKER Add a comment 0/1024 Cancel Post comment Are you What we'll have to do is disable UAC, reboot, install CutePDF, and then re-enable UAC and reboot once again. So how exactly do we print to a PDF in Vista?

msc and then click OK. 2.Scroll down and find Printer Spooler service under the Name column 3 Right click on Printer Spooler and select Properties. I have gone into system information and found the print spooler and it says its stopped. I have no other printers installed and the port is set to USB....the printer is detected as I already stated. Update: You can also use the freeware doPDF writer for a less messy installation.

With PDF, you can be pretty confident that people will be able to open it and it will look the same, even if they are using Linux or a Mac. Thanks. Update It looks like most people are able to install this application without any issues at all, so your best best is to run the installer, and hopefully it will work. https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/973479 CutePDF, on the other hand, DOES embed fonts.

So there is obviously communication. Why? Diagnose and fix printer and printing problems automatically.Hope this helps, and please let me know what happens! These are the dependencies. 2.Make a note of each service, click OK 3.

Reply Add comment Helpful +0 Report plal May 21, 2016 04:22AM thanks a lot this has helped me Add comment Reply to this topic Ask a question Members get more answers you could try here My newest printer is a Canon Pixma iP2600. RnRMusicMan I work on behalf of HPPlease click “Accept as Solution ” if you feel my post solved your issue, it will help others find the solution.Click the “Kudos Thumbs Up" If this still fails, you will need to aquire a working registry set from a working machine.

Disruptive posting: Flaming or offending other usersIllegal activities: Promote cracked software, or other illegal contentOffensive: Sexually explicit or offensive languageSpam: Advertisements or commercial links Submit report Cancel report Track this discussion weblink After a day and half of reading and researching I found this article. Otherwise you get posts that you can't reply to. I also checked that the port was correct as I'm running through USB.

Going to test now… July 7, 2008 The Geek I've since tested on another machine, and was able to install without disabling UAC, which is odd at best. Proffitt Forum moderator / February 1, 2010 11:40 PM PST In reply to: did that http://www.amazon.com/Samsung-ML-1740-XAA-ML1740-Printer/dp/tech-data/B0001WW3G6/ref=de_a_smtd does not list Vista.Go figure. From dropdown menu choose automatic for Startup type. http://dekovsoft.com/cannot-print/cannot-print-from-windows-mail-vista.html sign-up, it takes less than a minute and it's free!

I have tried a few USB ports that work with other devices. Is there anything I can do in order to see the document? December 5, 2008 Kalyan I use extension to office 2007 called save as pdf.

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The first box lists all of the system services that must be running for Print Spooler to start. Privacy Policy Ad Choice Terms of Use Mobile User Agreement cnet Reviews All Reviews Audio Cameras Laptops Phones Roadshow Smart Home Tablets TVs News All News Apple Crave Internet Microsoft Mobile Yes No Voted Undo Score 0 Cancel Add a comment 0/1024 Cancel Post comment Are you sure you want to delete this zzzzzz? im on Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit.

I might as well just printscreen the stupid page May 3, 2011 dave excellent program! I'm going to stick with CutePDF, but there's nothing wrong with doPDF either. Once reported, our moderators will be notified and the post will be reviewed. http://dekovsoft.com/cannot-print/cannot-print-from-dos.html In place of #3 I simply clicked on Printer Spooler and it presented it's settings on the left side of the box, and I just clicked on Start the Service...

Proffitt Forum moderator / February 2, 2010 1:36 AM PST In reply to: fixed it myself HP FINALLY issued a printer driver cleaner for such an issue. July 8, 2008 blaszta +1 for PDF Creator. OpenOffice also allows to save as PDF, with or without Vista … July 7, 2008 The Geek I was completely unable to install with UAC enabled… in fact the software itself If a service was not started, right-click it, click Properties and then confirm that the Startup type is Automatic.

July 7, 2008 abhishek both of these are really good…but i would dopdf is better than cutepdf writer July 7, 2008 chabis @geek This is absolutly correct! by R. Cancel The All-New Pro Tech Toolkit The high performance electronics repair kit. No problem was detected.

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worked like a charm...not sure why the printer spooler stopped working, possibly from some recent power spikes from power outages (but I could be wrong on that). The answer is a freeware utility called CutePDF Writer, and if you can stand rebooting your computer twice (painful) then you can get it installed without a lot of trouble. while in the Print Spooler service properties.. 1.Click the Dependencies tab. I want to avoid that.

Then I would try this Microsoft Fix. Yes No Voted Undo Score 0 Cancel Add a comment 0/1024 Cancel Post comment Are you sure you want to delete this zzzzzz? regards, Ahmed Ali Was this answer helpful? I also can't get information on my printer status or ink levels but it says that the printer is online.

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