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Can't print from Windows Mail or Windows Live Mail

Discussion in 'Windows Vista' started by Radioman, Jan 11, 2011.

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  1. Radioman

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    Vista home system, working fine for past couple of years. Maintenance updates all applied. Have been using Windows Mail for the past year or so with no problems. A few days ago, I was no longer able to print an email message on my USB attached Canon printer. I have tons of other applications - all print just fine. When I try to print from Windows Mail, I get the box asking me which printer to use (there's only one) and I hit the print button. The little printer Icom shows up on the active task area on the lower right of the screen and if I hover over that it says that there's one document pending for the printer. A couple of seconds later, it says zero documents pending. But - nothing printed and there's nothing in the printer queue.

    Checked many other applications - all print fine. Decided to give Windows Live Mail a try and installed that. Exact same problem. I've tried deleting the printer and reinstalling it - no change. I've rebooted a couple of times - no change. No events logged. Any ideas?
     
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