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Old 10-19-07, 08:18
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Default The RPC server is unavailable when printing

I get this error message when trying to print to a shared printer connected to another machine, now my first thought was that she was trying to print when the other machine was off b/c of the times in which it stops working (after 5pm or early in morning). However, my boss informs me this is not the case, I am thinking maybe a firewall or sharing issue but, it may be something else. Any Ideas?
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Default Re: The RPC server is unavailable when printing

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/224370
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This can occur if you have only one DC (domain controller) and it does not have file and printer sharing enable on its network card.
http://askbobrankin.com/rpc_server_unavailable.html
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