Powerpoint won't print

Powerpoint presentation won't print - When I try and print to any printer it starts out as a small file - 160kb and when it hit's the printer it's starts spooling to over 500MB and eventually nothing prints -  I tried network printers, USB printers - Sent it to a friend - Same thing at his house.

Can't figure this out....
Jim GabaAsked:
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I know this isn't exactly a solution, but what if you save as PDF and then print the PDF? In Office 365 it's File > Export > Create PDF/XPS.

I have a feeling that the printer driver might be struggling with gradients or transparency or semi-transparent gradients in the PowerPoint file. PowerPoint's PDF / XPS does a good job with this, so running it through the PDF creation might help with that spooling issue.
ITSysTechSenior Systems AdministratorCommented:
Could you try this?

To resolve this problem, bypass EMF spooling. To do this, follow these steps:

1. Open the properties dialog box for the printer.
2. Click the Advanced tab.
3. Click the Print directly to the printer option. Than hit apply and than OK.

Jim GabaAuthor Commented:
Well I figured something out - The first Slide is corrupt - When I removed it and printed the rest of them they all printed - Something wrong with the first slide.

I tried the PDF creation but it took out some of the color.
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Jim GabaAuthor Commented:
Same thing when printing directly to printer - Only this time you don't see the spooler hang
Jim GabaAuthor Commented:
And that just totally jacked my computer up
ITSysTechSenior Systems AdministratorCommented:
Okay, thanks for the update.
Jim GabaAuthor Commented:
Have user re-create first slide

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