Printing from windows 7 via a printer print on a shared machine machine xp...
Have a new Windows 7 computer. Have an old XP Machine I have a shared printer (Brother MFC 8640D printer).
The 7 machine uses drivers for the printer and print on the printer when the printer is directly connected to this machine. However, when I try to share the printer on the XP machine, it is said that he can not find the driver for the printer. I tried to download the driver from the brother Web site 7 to the XP machine with no luck (they failed 7 even as an option on their website) has tried to turn the printer on the 7 machine and make the shared printer from there and then have print XP machine from there with luck either.
Said that possible I had to upgrade to Windows 7 Professional and this could solve the problems. Suggestions?
An update will not fix this problem.
XP and Windows 7 are really different, conflicts like this are always that does not exist.
Have you tried manual installation of Windows Seven?
Try to install this way (text is incorrect, I have Dutch in English)
1. make sure you have shared the printer correctly in Windows XP
2. to win seven explore the network and dubbleclick computer XP.
(if not found automatically type the IP address in the start menu--> search like this: \\192.168.1.2)
3. the shared printer should show here, right click it and chooce 'Connect' (if not shown here, the printer is properly shared nog)
If Windows still asks you a driver, manually browse trough the list and select the printer in Windows Seven.
It should install the correct driver and must always be able to print low.
You say that you have connected and installed the printer on Windows Seven directly the correct driver should be under the overview of Windows Seven.
When I try to print from Windows 7 (32 bit) via the wi fi on HP Pro P1102w documents appears to repopulate the queue permanently / print spooler; multiple copies keep coming only one request; document difficult to undo queue (you need to turn off printer). Analysis of safety (MSE) shows zero, HP diagnostics shows zero (works very well.). New printer, not happy . Any help much appreciated.
Try to disable enable bidirectional support under properties/Ports.
I was feeling of success with my Windows XP computer for years on my HP 7360 inkjet. All updates and patches are up to date. Last successful impression was about 14:34 on June 22. The current number is any attempt to print from any application provides an error that there is no printer. There is no indication on the list of printers. Microsoft Fix It says spooler is not running and the fact (even if the Service Manager said it was running). Even after rebooting, I am unable to print or add a printer through the wizard, or via a separate program from the HP Installer. I would just remove the driver library and dll for any printer and try again, but do not know how to do this, and I don't know if this is necessary, or even desirable (or will solve the problem).
The printer has been shared on the network home, but locally connected on the primary computer.
Any ideas? And of course, I have a set of criticism of papers to get out today and this weekend.
Often, but not always, the symptoms you describe are caused by a corrupt print job stuck in the queue or a damaged printer driver. However before you clean things up, on general principles, that you can download, install, update and run full scans with each of these two free programs:
Do not operate the two scans simultaneously. Each will take a long time, so start it and then go do something else for a while.
Cleaning of printers
NOTE: If, after completing the stage has the print spooler is not always running after you launched the command "net start spooler", you won't be able to follow all the steps in "First Article". Instead, go to the other link and download and get and use the utility 'cleanspl' such as described here.
NOTE 2: HP printers have more than a number. They could be DeskJets, LaserJet, OfficeJets, or something else. If you actually have a HP Photosmart D7360 printer, download your driver here: http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/softwareDownloadIndex?softwareitem=dj-41958-2&lc=en&dlc=en&cc=us&os=228&product=1156651&sw_lang= if this isn't your model, you're on your own: Research from HP
A. Clean on print jobs pending
- Open a command prompt window (start > run > cmd > OK)
- Type the following in the black command prompt window, and then press ENTER after each line
net stop spooler
del/q '% windir%\system32\spool\PRINTERS\*.* '.
net start spooler
B. clean the old printer drivers and install the latest drivers by using the directions in One Article. If you have (or had) a Lexmark printer, follow the instructions on the following site before installing the new drivers, as explained in its first Article: http://members.shaw.ca/bsanders/CleanPrinterDrivers.htm
Original title: "hide email address when printing.
Please how to I could hide my email address when I print a document from Windows Live Mail.
Thank you for visiting the Microsoft answers community site.
The question you have posted is related to Windows Live Mail and would be better suited in the Windows Live Solution Center.
Please visit the link below to find a community that will support what ask you:
We have a HP LaserJet 3030, we put on a Pro in Windows 7 64 bit computer. We are able to access this computer from all Windows 7 machines on our network. We are trying to gain access to this our Windows XP Pro (32 bit), which is on our network. Although Windows XP can find the hp 3030, it me does not install the drivers, so that I can use this printer to the XP machine. Any help will be appreciated.
Here are some links that can help you (they helped me when I still had XP):
When I try to print an electronic document of Windows Mail, I get the following error message:
-An error has occurred in the script on this page
-Error: unexpected call to method or property access
1. are you able to print other documents?
2 have had any changes made to your computer before this problem?
Try the reinstatement of OLE controls to correct the above error.
Method 1: register the OLE control
1. click Start and type regsvr32 ole32.dll in the search field.
2. press enter.
Check if this helps you to print from Windows Live Mail. This usually solves the problem. If you are still having the same problem, follow the remaining steps.
Method 2: disable the script debugger
1. in the Tools menu, click Internet Options.
2. on the Advanced tab , click on to clear display of each box script error notification, and then click OK.
Method 3: Verify that Active Scripting, ActiveX, and Java are not blocked by Internet Explorer
Active scripting, ActiveX, and Java are all involved in shaping the way information displays on a Web page. If they are blocked on your computer, it can disrupt the display of the Web page. Reset the Internet Explorer security settings to ensure that they are not blocked. To do this, follow these steps:
1. start Internet Explorer.
2. on the Tools menu, click on Internet Options.
3. in the Internet Options dialog box, click the Security tab.
4. click on default.
5. click on OK.
Note: ActiveX controls and Java programs are disabled in the high security level in Internet Explorer.
Try to open a Web page where you previously received a script error. If you do not receive the error, the problem is resolved. If the problem persists, go to method 4.
Method 4: remove all temporary files related to Internet
1. start Internet Explorer.
2. in the Tools menu, click Internet Options.
3. click on the general tab.
4. under browsing history, click deleteand when you are prompted, click Yes to confirm.
5. in the dialog box delete browsing history , under Temporary Internet files, click delete filesand when you are prompted, click Yes to confirm.
6. under Cookies, click delete Cookies, and when you are prompted, click Yes to confirm.
7. under history, click delete history, and when you are prompted, click Yes to confirm.
8. click on closeand then click OK to close the Internet Options dialog box.
If all goes well, you should be able to print now.
For more information, see:
How to resolve script errors in Internet Explorer on Windows computers
When I try to print an email from windows mail in vista I get an error message saying "unexpected call to method or property access" also cannot transfer emailsAny ideas?
What happens when you try to send email?
Search for antivirus and other program interventions in WinMail. See www.oehelp.com/OETips.aspx#3
Also try to compact and repair the database and see if that fixes things (see www.oehelp.com/WMUtil/).
For the print issue, you can print from IE? WinMail uses the IE print engine, in order to check that.
I have Windows Vista Home Edition and I don't know when, but in some sort my printer spooler service has been removed, whenever I try to install my printer it gives an error message that there is no printer spooler service, please help I did not one backup drive that I have to buy windows vista home edition to return to my printer spooler service?
1. What is the error message or an exact error code?
2. what security software do you use?
3. have you made any change before this problem?
4. What is the serial number and model of the printer?
5. you have all other printers installed on your computer?
6. How do you install the printer?
7. do you have a software CD to install the printer?
8. in the printer works well before?
Try the following and see if that helps you.
Use the services console to check the status of the print spooler service and make sure that it is started and set to automatic
Try this link to check the status of the print spooler service:
Disable the security software and check if that helps you.
Disable Vista security software:
Try to add a printer and check if that helps you.
Add or remove printers in Vista:
Try this link to solve printer problems in Windows:
I hope that helps!
I use Vista Windows Mail and have done for many years without any problems. All of a sudden when I try to print from the window of e-mail for my HP1012 I get a script error message. Printing from Windows Mail on my HP3210 still works fine.
IE9 is not compatible with Vista Windows Mail. Maybe that's what you see.
We have never been able to print photos from Windows Live Photo Gallery, well the impression of many other programs.
Comes with the message "Please wait while the printer sends information to the windows" & never gets beyond.
HP Photosmart C5380 printer is the default printer (do not have another one anyway)
Please repost your question in the Windows Live Photo Gallery Forum that is accessed through the portal to the:http://windowslivehelp.com/product.aspx?productid=20. Here, the product experts will be happy to help you.
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I would like to find a way to print a list of all my songs from windows media player.
you could try: WINDOWS MEDIA PLAYER PLAYLIST PRINT
Record the information updates on the program:
Playlist WMP has been verified on the Windows Media Player 9, 10, 11 and 12.
Minimum screen resolution is 800 x 600 (or larger) file size is approximately 1.2 MB.
How can I print a list of songs from windows media player?
You can drag and drop playlist in Notepad or any other text editor. See: http://www.wikihow.com/Save-a-Printable-List-of-Your-Songs-in-Windows-Media-Player
Personally, I find it not very convenient, it's too much editing involved for my taste.
I use and am happy with a free tool and small called WMPplaylist. Info + download here: http://www.footballchance.com/WMPplaylist.shtm
Hope this helps,
When I print from Windows Live Mail, the left margin is far more than the first letters of each line are missing. Where can I go to change the left margin on Windows Live Mail?
Print settings are in Internet Explorer, the file (ALT + F keyboard), Page Setup
Increase the left? the margin of
However, I can go to my QuickTime picture viewer and my computer will display an image in my computer, I have already uninstalled and reinstalled printing software HP 1051, scan, copy, package 10 times already, with The Microsoft free Security Anti virus disabled 5 of reinstalls all the reinstalls began with the first uninstall and then a reg Clean with CC Cleaner then please don't suggest that. Mr. Difficulté he says everything is fine with my printing software or my spooler, as I did my Quick Time default Photo Viewer.
1. you receive an error message or error code?
2. the problem only occurs when printing from Windows or Windows Photo Gallery Photo Viewer?
Follow the suggestions below for a possible solution:
Method 1: I suggest to run the printer Troubleshooter and check if the problem persists.
Open the printer Troubleshooter
You can also see the following article for more information:
Why can I not print?
Method 2: You can try running the following commands and check if the problem occurs and also to see if the printer comes back online after
a. click the Start button, and type cmd in the box start search
b. right click on cmd in the list programs and select run as administrator
c. If you are prompted for an administrator password or a confirmation, type your password or click continue
d. at the command prompt, type the following commands and press ENTER after each one
net stop spooler
net start spooler
This will stop and restart the print spooler service. If this solves the problem of the printer is offline, please let us know.
It will be useful. If you have any other questions, feel free to let us know. We will be happy to help you.
I have MAC with a windows 7 VM Mountain Lion installed, using an HP printer. Documents printed on the fine MAC, but windows does nothing. I need to print from the virtual from Windows machine for efficiency.Windows recognizes the printer. I can analyze the contents of the windows for example.
Your Windows 7 is better suited in the TechNet forums. Please post your request on the following forum.
Here is the link: http://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/en/w7itprovirt/threads
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