Go Premium for a chance to win a PS4. Enter to Win

x
?
Solved

Printer pausing every job!

Posted on 2004-09-01
2
Medium Priority
?
293 Views
Last Modified: 2010-04-26
Today my Brother HL-1450 laser printer started pausing print jobs, so that I have to click on each job in the print queue on the server and manual resume them. Any ideas why it mght have started doing this?

The printer is one of printers shared as network printers on a domain through a TCP/IP with the help of a jetdirect printer server.
0
Comment
Question by:Jason210
2 Comments
 
LVL 1

Accepted Solution

by:
timbattey earned 750 total points
ID: 11951310
 - Have you installed anything recently such as XP Service pack 2 this can screw up network connections and all sorts of software.  or any other software recently?  If no to both try the other options below

 - Check the network connections and setup

 - Then if that fails try re-installing the drivers

0
 
LVL 11

Author Comment

by:Jason210
ID: 11952697
I haven't installed anything recently, but last week I installed Print Manager Plus.

Anyway, I treid all sorts of things to stop it pausing, and noticed other problems with printer too, like I couldn't changed security settings for it even though I had the right too.

In the end I had delete the printer and reinstall it on it's port. So, I guess that was an easy 250 points...thanx
0

Featured Post

 The Evil-ution of Network Security Threats

What are the hacks that forever changed the security industry? To answer that question, we created an exciting new eBook that takes you on a trip through hacking history. It explores the top hacks from the 80s to 2010s, why they mattered, and how the security industry responded.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

What do we know about Legacy Video Conferencing? - Full IT support needed! - Complicated systems at outrageous prices! - Intense training required! Highfive believes we need to embrace a new alternative.
Great sound, comfort and fit, excellent build quality, versatility, compatibility. These are just some of the many reasons for choosing a headset from Sennheiser.
Want to learn how to record your desktop screen without having to use an outside camera. Click on this video and learn how to use the cool google extension called "Screencastify"! Step 1: Open a new google tab Step 2: Go to the left hand upper corn…
Is your data getting by on basic protection measures? In today’s climate of debilitating malware and ransomware—like WannaCry—that may not be enough. You need to establish more than basics, like a recovery plan that protects both data and endpoints.…
Suggested Courses

783 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question