Are any of the jobs scheduled to the printer (one of the jobs with an error)
or do all the jobs are just in the queue with no status?
Verify the Printer status is Ready and not Offline.
Check the Ports tab in the printer properties run printmanagement.msc on
Ultimate better printer administration than the printers folder.
If the port is set for bidirectional, uncheck this setting.
Windows Printing Team
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"ritmeester" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> "Bob F." wrote:
>> "ritmeester" <email@example.com> wrote in message
>> > Hi! I have troubles getting my laserjet 1018 to work with my Vista Home
>> > laptop. The printer is set up to my desktop computer wich runs Vista
>> > Ultimate
>> > and i have shared it in the network. Everything works alright until I
>> > adds
>> > the printer on my laptop. After that I can't print from any of the
>> > computers
>> > and the printer que just fills up and i can't empty it. If i reinstall
>> > the
>> > printer drivers on the desktop computer its start working there again
>> > but
>> > I
>> > cant get it to work propely when i have installed it on the laptop.
>> > Would
>> > be
>> > thankful for some ideas And pleas excuse me for my bad english!
>> Need a litle more detail. When you say "shared it in the network" what
>> this mean? Printer connected directly to PC and it's "shared" or it's
>> conected to your LAN someplace? What OS's are we talking about?
> The printer is connected directly to the PC, And that computer is equiped
> with Windows Vista Ultimate (32) The notebook wich im trying to connect
> is using Windows Vista Home premium.