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Unable to print from Microsoft Word

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#1 ahof


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Posted 31 August 2016 - 05:17 PM

I am trying to print a word document from my desktop but when I do I get an error message saying 'no printers are installed.' There are however 3 printers installed in addition to the virtual printers such as PDF ect. If I open the same document in Adobe reader or acrobat as a PDF I can print it. Is there some setting in Word I need to change to be able to print from Word?

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#2 smax013


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Posted 31 August 2016 - 07:49 PM

My first thought is to either try to repair the Word install:


Or uninstall and reinstall Word.

#3 Trikein


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Posted 03 September 2016 - 09:16 AM

Try this Microsoft printer troubleshooter? Direct link. Indirect link.

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