1003 ERROR_CAN_NOT_COMPLETE <--> No NTSTATUS matched
verify the print spooler service is started.
Are you using a driver that ships with the OS. If not see if using an inbox
driver at least can get the printer created.
Also on the Standard Port, if the IP address on the printer has changed and
you are printing to the IP rather than the hostname of the device, you will
need to create a new port.
Windows Printing Team
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"Ten Pin Bowling" <Pin1@btinternet.com> wrote in message
> "saholee" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
>> I am using Vista Home premium 32bit.
>> I knew a week ago, my default printer (a local printer using standard
>> TCP/IP port) was not recognized by any program I am using any more.
>> So, I deleted it and tried to reinstall the printer.
>> And I got
>> "Unable to install printer. Operation could not be completed (error
>> It's HP LaserJet and I tried every driver recommended.
>> Also I noticed that I am not able to open (see) the printer properties
>> dialog window for
>> other printers even working well currently.
>> Is there anyone can help me to solve these problems?
>> I googled but I could not find the solution to solve my problems.
>> Please..... help and give me some advices.
> dump the HP and get an Epson.