Great! In that case, you can actually transfer the print queue to another printer and let it print out all the rest of the jobs in the queue. Thanks for your help. Oh I know, maybe because it only stops working when you have something that you have to have printed within the next hour or so!
I had searched the internet and spoke with Lexmark and no one could figure out how to solve this problem. Friday, December 25, 2009 6:58 PM 0 Sign in to vote If you are on Vista Home Premium, go through the following steps to clear "deleted" print jobs from the print Wednesday, November 04, 2009 11:26 PM 0 Sign in to vote This also worked in Windows 7. If your printer drivers are wrong, it'd be like me writing this reply in German, and you only speak English. http://www.thewindowsclub.com/cancel-stuck-print-job-queue-windows
Browse to Start -> Run... Simples when you know how I suppose!!!!! I figured it out on my own without any assistance from the paid professionals. I does the same thing, but without me having to remember how to do it manually!
Don’t delete the PRINTERS folder itself, just the files. Now THIS is useful. Dave says: 6 years ago I presume this may also apply to Vista too; under Win7 you must be running as Admin in order to delete files in the spool folder. Delete Print Queue Windows 10 AnonymousI got an empty spool folder too.
I lost too much paper by deleting the print on half way and stuck up all the print jobs. Either one will work. Please try the request again. http://support.hp.com/us-en/document/c02205477 I wish you success Wednesday, June 02, 2010 7:05 PM 0 Sign in to vote You're a genius - sorted it right out.
Great way of sorting this out. C Windows System32 Spool Printers I never have to do that. Saturday, April 24, 2010 8:30 AM 0 Sign in to vote You just saved my life...THANK YOU SO MUCH!!! :) :) Monday, April 26, 2010 3:04 AM 0 Sign in to AnonymousI tried and it worked.
This still works in Windows 7. This will remove all print jobs currently in the print queue. Print Job Won't Delete Windows 10 That's the only thing the article doesn't mention, that you need to be running cmd as administrator, otherwise nothing will happen because you don't have rights to perform the command. Document Stuck In Print Queue Windows 10 That's the only adjustment I had to make.
gacoart says: 8 years ago thanks so much, this was really starting to get annoying and with this solution, I can continue doing my work without restarting! http://txtbl.com/windows-10/cannot-delete-printing-task.html AnonymousEvery time I follow the instructions to delete the unwanted files it tells me that they are in use in another folder. When I ran it, it said the volume or directory was incorrect. We Rock Your WebI'm assuming you're referring to Windows 8? Clear Print Queue Windows 10
If you have a very important print job that is already in the queue behind the print job that failed, then deleting all of the jobs may not be an option Clear Print Spooler Windows 10 You may have noticed that this usually solves the problem, and most usually do this. Home News Windows Downloads Security Edge IE Office Phone General Deals Forum About Cancel jammed or stuck Print Job queue in Windows RECOMMENDED: Click here to fix Windows errors and improve
Select the printer and under it you will see a button appear - Open queue. OMG this is a miracle. MeMe says: 5 years ago Thank you. Document Stuck In Print Queue Windows 7 THANKS!!!
I was struggling with this for couple of days Saturday, September 13, 2008 10:25 PM 0 Sign in to vote Oh, thank you so much for this post. The thing is I have nothing else open at the time…Why is this? Started spooler. 5. I work online all day long, but I am not as tech savvy as some of the people who work online are.
Monday, December 14, 2009 9:22 PM 0 Sign in to vote If you are on Vista Home Premium, go through the following steps to clear "deleted" print jobs from the print December 15, 2011 Little John I like using a batch file to clear out my print queue. Kimberly KurimskiGlad it worked for you! I work for a company that does massive amounts of billing with their customers and every time a company employee has an opportunity to interface with a customer, they are extolling