Printer Queue - View & Reset

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Print Queue - View & Reset
Win 7 - 9


OK, lets see what is in the Print Queue
Click Start -> Devices & Printers -> Right Click Your Printer Icon -> Click "See Whats Printing"


Reset or Clear Print Spooler Queue as follows:


1. Open Services & Stop the Print Spooler service.
Click Start -> Type Services In Search -> Select Services -> Scroll Down To Print Spooler
Right Click Print Spooler -> Select Stop


2. Navigate As Follows:
My Computer -> C Drive -> Windows -> System32 -> Spool -> Select Printers Folder.


3. Click "Continue"


4. Delete All Files In the PRINTERS Folder but not the Printers Folder itself!


5. Open Services & re-start the Print Spooler
 
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Any thing is possible. However not aware of any print library, where print documents maybe stored.
May still be on your hard drive, but no idea how to access such.
 

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Reset or Clear Print Spooler Queue as follows:


1. Open Services & Stop the Print Spooler service.
Click Start -> Type Services In Search -> Select Services -> Scroll Down To Print Spooler
Right Click Print Spooler -> Select Stop


2. Navigate As Follows:
My Computer -> C Drive -> Windows -> System32 -> Spool -> Select Printers Folder.


3. Click "Continue"


4. Delete All Files In the PRINTERS Folder but not the Printers Folder itself!


5. Open Services & re-start the Print Spooler
 

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