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I wil be leaving XP on my desktop and old laptop for a while longer than I expected though. It is only a matter of time before malware USES UAC to prevent soccer mom from being able to fix her own computer. What does "print monitor is unknown" mean? I have a Lexmark X1150 series and Windows XP. have a peek here

Right click with your mouse somewhere in the dialog, and click on the last option, "Server Properties" in the context menu. 5. There are several keys that said I could not delete them. Macboatmaster replied Jan 7, 2017 at 8:11 PM Speed limiter on my computer? Reply ↓ abuseena ahamed January 20, 2008 at 4:30 am i am using laptop with vista installed in it.autocad is working very slowly,sound from the speakers are low,"gpedit.msc" is not working.Is https://forums.techguy.org/threads/solved-print-monitor-is-unknown.186929/

If you're not already familiar with forums, watch our Welcome Guide to get started. This article provides advice that tells you the best way to successfully treat your Microsoft Windows Specified Printer Monitor Is Unknown, error messages both by hand and / or automatically. Privacy statement  © 2017 Microsoft. Specified Printer Monitor Is Unknown, error codes are often brought on in one way or another by faulty files_new in the Microsoft Windows OS.

SilverSurf, Jan 5, 2017 at 11:51 AM, in forum: Windows XP Replies: 10 Views: 136 SilverSurf Jan 6, 2017 at 2:07 PM Problem with Printer due to "Spooler Subsystem App" Signode, No! Very useful… Reply ↓ Whatever-ishere November 21, 2007 at 9:57 am thanks for the GREAT post! Reboot your computer. 8.

Very big thanks for this information. Thanks so much for sharing the fixes!!!!! Couriant replied Jan 7, 2017 at 8:34 PM No more admin rights because no... Reply ↓ abuseena ahamed January 20, 2008 at 12:42 pm im a vista user.some times internet explorer cant be closed but can be minimised.what should i do to close the page

Would it be too much to ask Microsoft to consider the end user in their OS's? That type of problem can happen with some of the older lexmark drivers and xp cahallmxj, Dec 12, 2003 #3 ding28 Thread Starter Joined: Dec 12, 2003 Messages: 4 Sorry. Tony Reply ↓ Anthony Talbert, M.D. Done!

The Specified Printer Monitor Is Unknown, error message is the Hexadecimal data format of the error message generated. However, mowing down Bill Gates and his programmers might be. (Only kidding). Turns out that when User Access Control (UAC) is disabled, you cannot install print drivers from a remote server. After that, I had no problems reinstalling drivers and printing.

The install would fail and I was left printer-less. Delete all your printers from your machine. Reply ↓ Comment navigation ← Older Comments Leave a Reply Cancel reply I'm a web products guy at Microsoft working on the Microsoft Online Store and other e-commerce products. June 4, 2008 at 5:59 pm You are really save my life.

I guess the number of people trying to network a printer with Vista is really small -- sort of like the number of mosquitoes in Louisiana in the summer ! Mowing down innocent shoppers is NOT the solution! roban, Dec 12, 2003 #2 cahallmxj Joined: Feb 13, 2003 Messages: 158 ding29: hopefully what roban said will work, if it doesnt though make sure that when you remove the drivers It will get better though, I hope!

Cheers. Make sure you back up the registry. Ok now that I got that out… I have had Vista for a week and am VERY frustrated with it, but that was the only option for my new laptop.

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UAC exists to protect soccer moms from installing malware when they blindly install every screensaver they can find. Reply ↓ Daniel August 8, 2007 at 11:56 am This Problem has Been Fixed!! Sometimes when UAC is off, it interferes with installing drivers and programs. Reply ↓ KS August 12, 2007 at 3:50 pm I don't believe it, but re-enabling UAC got a printer working for me as well.

Re-install XP? Note: To re-enable UAC, go to Control Panel | User Accounts | User Accounts and click on "Turn User Account Control on or off". Thanks! a).open regedit (e.g.

August 12, 2007 at 5:43 pm NO! Do a test print to see if that works. I don't have the disk for it. -- Nehmo Nehmo, Jul 25, 2007 #9 Sponsor This thread has been Locked and is not open to further replies. I ended up sending this info to Canon in case any one else called them.

I can go with that. It may prompt you to reboot if you have any print jobs spooled before it will let you delete the printer. 3. Epson 870 - Specified port is unknown the specified port is unknown Specified Port Unknown solved HP USB printer always detects as Unknown Device how to print a file to a beldor replied Jan 7, 2017 at 8:43 PM WikiLeaks threatens to publish...

I called Lexmark tech support a few times, and after countless uninstalls/reinstalls, they concluded that something was wrong with my operating system. When you click "Add Local Printer," make sure to choose the correct port your printer is connected to. 9. One of the first things I tried was to unplug it, uninstall, change USB slots and reinstall. There are numerous events which can have resulted in file errors.

No one from either MS or my printer company (Canon) seemed to know about the problem. Reply ↓ Trevin Post authorNovember 3, 2007 at 9:57 am Atef: Try this: 1. If you're new to Tech Support Guy, we highly recommend that you visit our Guide for New Members. [Solved] Print monitor is unknown Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by ding28, Dec Clean up the print keys as follow: Warning!

I will mark your thread solved. Printbrm.exe (the Printer Migration Wizard or the command-line tool) could not restore driver EPSON AL-C2600 Advanced (Windows NT x86) while restoring print queues from a file. Join our site today to ask your question. Search Search for: Subscribe Get my latest blog posts and new photos by email.

ding28, Dec 13, 2003 #4 cahallmxj Joined: Feb 13, 2003 Messages: 158 ding28: I would try running a repair on xp. be very careful using regedit - if you delete the wrong things, you may render your computer inoperative!