Re: Deleting a document from a print queue



tx1477
07-09-2005, 09:30 PM
I've tried reinstalling my HP printer and I still have the same problem. If
there is a document in #1 position that won't delete, I can't print anything
else. I have a new HP7210 printer and they blame it on XP. I'm ready to go
back to Windows 98

"Peter" wrote:

> My printer does that occasionally and the only solution I found was to
> uninstall and then reinstall the printer using the CD that came with it.
>
> --
> Peter
> Toronto, Canada
> XP Home SP2
> P4 dual HT @ 3.0ghz, 1.0gb RAM, 160gb HD
> "STom" <stombiztalker@hotmail.com> wrote in message
> news:OziOabrTFHA.3952@TK2MSFTNGP15.phx.gbl...
> > Actually, no, no other documents will print, that is what my problem is.
> >
> > I know what you mean by it timing out, but this darn thing is keeping
> > anything else from getting through to the printer. Or maybe I didn't wait
> > long enough for the second job to start. I'm not sure.
> >
> > STom
> > "Byte" <Byte@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> > news:6D0E4782-8D0C-4778-93B1-FBE4CED22BCC@microsoft.com...
> >>I just deleted a print job but it stays on the queue. It was reported
> >> deleting and it did not disappear after a long time. What shall I do?
> >> This is a software problem with Microsoft printing system. The job has
> >> been
> >> deleted. Though it still appear on the print queue, it will not be
> >> printed.
> >> other jobs in the queue will take over and will not be affected. The job
> >> will
> >> disappear when the system times out.
> >> Therefore, you can ignore this shortcoming.
> >>
> >> --
> >> I'm no expert, but I did stay at
> >> the Holiday Inn Express last night.
> >>
> >>
> >> "STom" wrote:
> >>
> >>> I have seen this on multiple printers...Canon S450, HP etc when you go
> >>> to
> >>> delete what appears to be a currently printing document out of the
> >>> printers
> >>> queue. You can see that it says deleting but it just sits there and
> >>> never
> >>> goes away. Then you can't print anything else.
> >>>
> >>> You try shutting off the printer, rebooting the machine and it doesn't
> >>> work.
> >>>
> >>> How the heck can you force this document to really be deleted and free
> >>> up
> >>> the printer?
> >>>
> >>> Thanks.
> >>>
> >>> STom
> >>>
> >>>
> >>>
> >
> >
>
>
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Re: Deleting a document from a print queue