MajorGeeks Support Forums

Go Back   MajorGeeks Support Forums > ----------= PC, Desktop and Laptop Support =---------- > Software
Register FAQ Members List Calendar Casino Mark Forums Read

Software Software such as operating systems like Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7 etc., or specific programs.


Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 08-20-06, 13:14
Blade897 Blade897 is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2004
Posts: 151
Thanks: 8
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default Printer options would load under Printer and Faxess

Hello, i've been having the problem for a while now, whenever i want to Add a printer wizard, nothing shows up, file>add a printer doesn't work, or either does File> server properties etc. i don't understand the problem, everything else works fine except for the Printer Tasks options the File menu, i've posted this on microsoft as well but i was hoping to see if you guys have any quick responses?
__________________
Chaslang is my hero.
Reply With Quote
Sponsored links
  #2  
Old 08-20-06, 16:01
scott_hayes89 scott_hayes89 is offline
Corporal
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: ohio
Posts: 246
Thanks: 13
Thanked 5 Times in 5 Posts
Default Re: Printer options would load under Printer and Faxess

make sure your print spooler has started in services set it to automatic
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 08-22-06, 18:48
Blade897 Blade897 is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2004
Posts: 151
Thanks: 8
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default Re: Printer options would load under Printer and Faxess

i'm sorry dude, i don't know what or where you're talking about, i'm a little new to printer options, where do i go to set it to automatic?


and thanks for the help man.
__________________
Chaslang is my hero.
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 08-22-06, 19:19
theefool's Avatar
theefool theefool is offline
Post and Run Geek #2
 
Join Date: Nov 2004
Location: Indiana
Posts: 6,756
Thanks: 119
Thanked 233 Times in 220 Posts
Default Re: Printer options would load under Printer and Faxess

What operating system are ye running? If xp, then click:

START, then RUN, then type in: services.msc (press enter).

Make sure the "Printer Spooler" is started. If it isn't, rightclick on the "printer spooler" and select "START".

If you get an error, please give the exact details to us!
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:51.

MajorGeeks.Com Menu

MajorGeeks.Com \ All In One Tweaks \ Android \ Anti-Malware \ Anti-Virus \ Appearance \ Backup \ Browsers \ CD\DVD\Blu-Ray \ Covert Ops \ Drive Utilities \ Drivers \ Graphics \ Internet Tools \ Multimedia \ Networking \ Office Tools \ NEW! PC Games \ System Tools \ Macintosh \ Demonews.Com \ Top Downloads

MajorGeeks.Com \ News (Tech) \ Off Base (Other Websites News) \ Way Off Base (Offbeat Stories and Pics)

Social: Facebook \ YouTube \ Twitter \ Tumblr \ Pintrest \ RSS Feeds


All content Copyright MajorGeeks.com source code Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright © 2009 vBulletin Solutions, Inc. All rights reserved.
Ad Management by RedTyger