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Wednesday, October 24, 2007 2:27 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote This worked for me   WORKAROUND To work around this problem, restart the computer. DO NOT delete the local printer yet! Indra says: 6 years ago Thank you for the solution. I like to preview my work before printing, however, I am unable to do so on my Win7 machine. http://exomatik.net/help-with/help-with-zone-alarm-blocking-printer.php

My husband and I have been trying to set this up for HOURS!! On the bottom left corner select, “Homegroup” 14. Otherwise, I have a plotter I cannot use. It looked like everything worked, but when I print a file it never prints.

At least now I can get something in the printer que but can't print anything. Thursday, December 09, 2010 7:07 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Sorry I forgot to give "NMORELL" the credit for this solution. I have different operating systems in my network: A Windows Server 2003 32bit (with HP printer 1020), a Windows XP 32 bit (with HP printer 1320), and recently I've added a I spend almost 2 hours on this, but with your description it was fixed in a few minutes!

  1. All I have left is a basic ability to print.
  2. Can I create some virtual printer so that I am able to use the printer?
  3. I executed the .exe file.
  4. Had to re-install as somehow I lost the printer on my laptop.
  5. can someone help me.
  6. Go figure!

by mjpeltz / April 24, 2007 3:53 AM PDT In reply to: re:Plz Help - Printer Sharing on XP/Vista Network Yes!!!! I was getting really frustrated with my network printer not working for Windows 7 from my XP computer. This worked great. I went to the printer properties on the win 7 and I checked the box for enable the bidirectional support.

When we try to add the printers, the error message that we get is: "windows cannot connect to the printer. it works from an XP to a Vista, but not from a Vista to a Vista.... Canon MP630 printer LindaT says: 6 years ago My new laptop was unable to connect to the printer on my XP desktop although I could see the printer I wanted to Windows 7 will load the driver and you’ll be able to print to the XP machine from Windows 7!

A huge thank you for solving such an annoying problem. This worked, took me about 2 seconds. Click the Dependencies tab. JEFF92RS says: 7 years ago after step 2 I get stuck.

I had the same issue as the op and have tried a bunch of various tips on the internet. It worked. Thanks so much. Thanks loads.

Sunday, November 09, 2008 11:13 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Sounds like this was on XP?  I can't find the print spooler service on VISTA .  I weblink Thursday, November 27, 2008 10:40 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Could we get an update on this Vista problem from some of you smart folks out there.  I had been trying for quite some time to get my laptop with Vista to print to a network printer that is served by an XP machine. Discussion is locked Flag Permalink You are posting a reply to: Plz Help - Printer Sharing on XP/Vista Network The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.

can you tell me how do i make it discoverable on my windows 7? One of those posts (around 12 or 13) may be what you're looking for.Forum StickyRick Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Agree - that's where I got the information I try to print and get another window asking me to load a printer and the box is empty. http://exomatik.net/help-with/help-with-vista-i-m-sure-i-m-still-infected.php grateful says: 6 years ago Thanks!

The problem is that the printer is very old and there are no drivers available for Windows 7 still. Any solutions? It keeps saying that it can't install the driver with an 0x08000FFFF error (even after cleaning register, etc., etc.).

nitishgarg says: 6 years ago Hello.

Thank you!! Stop Print Spooler Service. 2. If you are prompted for an administrator password or for confirmation, type your password, or click Continue. 2. Go to the Log On Tab and make sure that the 'Local System account' option is selected along with the 'Allow service to interact with desktop' box.   Then set the Print

Click Ok until you are back at the Services window, close it and you're good to go. When I checked my reg I found the key missing. Deleted stucked print job at C:\WINDOWS\system32\spool\PRINTERS\ and restarted. his comment is here PLURKY24 says: 5 years ago been searching for this for a week already.Works great!Thanks!

Its not showing up. What's up? Thank you for any help you can provide. So, I cannot connect to the printer.

BleepingComputer is being sued by Enigma Software because of a negative post of SpyHunter. It can be either the name, the location or the Model of the printer Step 2 : click on "Find Now" to get a list of Printer Step 3 : Choose Saturday, April 26, 2008 11:18 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Ah, perfect! Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Yes it works!!

But whenever I Print anything from the Vista machine ?