Delete Print Jobs

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Delete Print Jobs

Open notepad

 

Copy and paste the words, in between the lines, into notepad

 

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net stop spooler
del %systemroot%\system32\spool\printers\*.shd
del %systemroot%\system32\spool\printers\*.spl
net start spooler


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Save as DeletePrintJobs.cmd


Now right click on it, left click run as administrator.

 

Restart your computer.

 

Or try this...

 

 

 

MANUAL METHOD 

Maybe you have only pause printing.

http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows7/View-pause-or-cancel-printing

 

If it is OK, try to look in this folder:

 

C:\Windows\System32\spool\PRINTERS

 

Is it empty?

 

If not delete everything in the folder

 

Restart your computer

 

If you still have problems, please post in the Dell Printers Forum. Thank you. 

 

 

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