Delete Print Jobs

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Delete Print Jobs

Open notepad


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



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


Save as DeletePrintJobs.cmd

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


Restart your computer.


Or try this...





Maybe you have only pause printing.


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




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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