Printers going offline

Posted on 2007-07-25
Last Modified: 2010-08-05
On a windows 2003 DC we have printers instslled and shared.
These keep going offline.
There are multiple printers so it is not an issue with individual printers but more a server issue.
if i restart the spooler they come back online for a minute or 2 but then go to offline again.

please help?
Question by:naifyboy123
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    Have you tried reinstall / update the printer driver?

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