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It takes forever to print out my documents - it receives it, then processes it, then 10 minutes later - shoots out the doc.

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Hi,
Try deleting spooled print jobs,
Windows method.
1. On the taskbar, click Start, type run in the search box,hit enter.

2. Enter the following in the run box:
net stop spooler (and hit enter)

3. Delete all files in the following folder:
C:\Windows\System32\Spool\Printers

4. Once the spool files are deleted, start the spooler again:

Start, click run, enter the following below.
net start spooler

as in Net(space)start(space)spooler

Same on a Mac, need to be in terminal window.
/Applications/Utilities/Terminal.app

Process is the same in here.

I hope this helps

Posted on Apr 16, 2009

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