Month: February 2012

How to Delete “Stuck” Print Jobs and Reset Print Spooler in Windows XP

First, in case that you don’t know how printing works, here is a short explanation. Print jobs are sent to the printer as spooled files. This means that the files are put in a temporary location so that the printer can access a print queue and print jobs at its own speed. If you stop […]

Running Outlook Command Line Switches Using a Desktop Shortcut

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Outlook offers a substantial number of command line switches to maintain, correct, or change the behavior of Outlook. There are several ways to run Outlook with a command line switch. Creating a shortcut allows you to do it without leaving your Windows desktop. Right click on your desktop background and select new>shortcut. Then, for the […]

Removal and Cleaning of the Printhead on an HP OfficeJet 6500

Step one: Remove the printhead 1. Press the Power button to turn on the product.2. Open the cartridge access door.3. To remove each cartridge, press the tab on the front of the cartridge to release it and remove it from the slot.NOTE: Do not leave the cartridges outside the product longer than 30 minutes. Doing […]

Fix Print Spooler Issues in Vista

Logon as Admin Start – type in Search box -> COMMAND – find at top of list and RIGHT CLICK – RUN AS ADMIN you can copy and paste each line in except the ones in brackets and hit enter after each. net stop Spooler (will echo Deleting all print jobs) <– you should see […]