Print in safe mode on windows xp

Posted on 2009-07-16
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Last Modified: 2012-05-07
Hi guys

can i print in safe mode?
is there a way to start print spooler or RPC services in safe mode

Please advice

Question by:titorober23

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K03RT earned 150 total points
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It's not possible to start the spooler service in safe mode. By design, it disables all but the essential services to operate and troubleshoot the PC.
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Alan_White earned 150 total points
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I have never tried but would assume not.
The idea behind safe mode is that only essential drivers get used, a print driver is not essestial.

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