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Problem printing from Outlook Express 6

Hi all!

A buddy of mine can't print from his Outlook Express 6. He is running Windows ME

A pop up saying:

Internet Explorer Script Error
Line: 639
Char: 1
Error: Invalid argument
Code: 0
URL: res://C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM\SHDOCLC.DLL/preview.dlg
Do you want to continue running scripts on this page?
Yes|No

1)I have re-installed his printer drivers.
2)Updated OE to 6.1
3)Downloaded SHDOCLC.DLL from the internet and replaced the original one ( however it was in a Scandinavian language I think) I registered this, but it didn't help.  I then undid the changes.
4)Changed the Encoding to various selection of the menu, following suggestions from the internet

None of these things have helped.
 
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sajuksCommented:
is Surfairy  installed in the machine
http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;811165&Product=ie600

is he able to print if the messages are in plain text format ?

try updating IE and see if that helps
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netminder29Author Commented:
I'll try this today and let you know if it works.  I've never heard of Surfairy!

Thank you,

Blair
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RanjeetRainCommented:
Most certainly, this is not a printer driver problem. Try saving the mail as HTML and then disable JavaScript from IE > Tools > Internet Options and then open the HTML file. Now can you print it?

Must be a JavaScript issue.
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netminder29Author Commented:
Hi all! Problem solved....and I'm not sure what exactly did it!

I fooled around with the settings, replaced SHDOCLC.DLL with one extracted from the disk, the same with iepeers.dll and a bunch of other things and somewhere along the line it started working!

Like I always say, "If you can't be brilliant, at least be persistent."

Thanks to all who helped!
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RanjeetRainCommented:
Hey buddy, you pulled a tough one. Kudos!

On a lighter note, I was almost certain you are the site admin Netminder ;)
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