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by meijer067 / November 3, 2012 12:49 AM PDT

i'm trying to print an article 15,000 words long.have done this from the same website numerous times.only this article has ever given me trouble.depending on the size of thr print it should take 70-110 pages but it only prints 65-100 pages.when i check the printing que it says spooling and the computer locks up so i have to sign out and restart it.no local computer experts can tell me what to do about the problem.

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by pgc3 / November 3, 2012 1:09 AM PDT
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What printer manufacturer? What OS? Did you save the item you want to print to a file? A little more information might help.

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When I've had that issue I...
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / November 3, 2012 2:30 AM PDT
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I print half the pages on one pass then the next half. I'm done and the other folk are troubleshooting.
Bob

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