Advice 1: How to clear the print queue to the printer

Sometimes in the process of operation of the printer having problems printing, namely, in the memory of the printer "hangs" turn pages, which was sent at the previous print, this usually happens when working with a network printer. In this case, sending to the printer a new job becomes impossible.
How to clear the print queue to the printer
Instruction
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This problem is solved by deleting the existing queue. The removal procedure will also help if you just need to cancel a running print job. There are several ways to remove.
In the simplest case, simply press cancel on the printer itself. Usually, after that, turn on the seal is automatically reset.
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If the standard method does not work, try restarting the printer. Turn the printer off and after some time, turn it back on.
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The print queue you can try to cancel via the computer.
Open "control Panel" (in the start menu, select the appropriate item and select "Printers and faxes". In the opened window, select the printer from the shortcut menu, click Open. A list of documents sent to the printer. Select the document and cancel it by selecting Cancel from the context menu. If you want to delete the entire queue, open the menu "Printer" and click "Clear queue print".
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Finally, you can write a special file, which he will perform all the necessary work.
Open the program "Notepad". Enter the following text
net stop spooler
del %systemroot%system32spoolprinters*.shd
del %systemroot%system32spoolprinters*.spl
net start spooler
and save it as DelJobs.cmd preliminary type "All files".
Now run this file by double click. Opens the progress window on completion, it will automatically close.
Note
When working with network printers, you need to remember that the average user may cancel the printing of documents sent from his computer. To delete the entire queue, you must either possess an administrator or consult the network administrator.

Advice 2: How to cancel printing does not printer

If you decide not to print the document or urgently need to make changes to it, you need to cancel printing on the printer. Inexperienced users savagely pull cord of the printer from the socket, which often leads to breakage of the equipment, but there are more "civilized" methods
How to cancel printing does not printer
Instruction
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Look in the lower right corner, in the area of the taskbar printer icon.
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Double-click this icon. A window will open with information about the status of the printer where you will see a list of documents to print
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Select the desired document.
Click once on the name.
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In the toolbar, click Document, then Cancel (in some versions of Windows this command can be called to Cancel printing).
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Click Yes (OK in some versions of Windows).
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Close the window of print jobs if they were deleted from the list of all the necessary documents). To do this, select the Printer, then Close.
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Then you will go back to Word to edit the document. However, note that the printer has its own memory, so printing will not stop instantly. If the printer managed to print several pages of a long document, you can print another 2-3 and then stop printing.
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If you use a network printer, it may be that from your computer it is impossible to cancel printing. In this case you will have to contact your system administrator.

Advice 3: How to cancel the print queue

It often happens that when working with certain documents, we accidentally sent them to the queue of a printer, although printing is not needed. For such cases, the menu of the operating system has a special utility for managing printers.
How to cancel the print queue
Instruction
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To cancel a queue of documents sent to the printer, click "Hardware and sound" in the control panel of the computer. In devices, select your printer based on its name or marking of the model.
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Open the menu you use the printer, was sent to the queue print documents. Depending on the printer model, the print will either be fully stopped, even with the completion of the current task or at the end of printing.
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Use the quick view the print queue by pressing the icon with the printer, which should appear on the taskbar in the notification area. You can also just drag a shortcut to the quick access toolbar or on your desktop by drag and drop.
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To do this, click on it with the left mouse button and holding it, place it in a convenient menu. Next time you don't have to dig into the settings of the control panel to cancel the print queue.
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If you need to cancel queue printing to a network printer in your LAN, make sure it is properly setup. Select the model of the device and likewise clear the queue print documents.
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Also software that is installed on the selected print device can contain a special utility that runs when the printer is in the background, use it to clear the queue print or make changes at their own discretion. Usually they can be accessed from the system tray in the lower right corner of the taskbar of the operating system.
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If you cannot stop the queue to print through computer, try to find on the printer Stop button (may also appear as the appropriate button controlling the media player) and click on it, and then restart the system and try to clear the list again.
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At the end of the computer, remove the printer queue.
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