+ 0 Votes Sounds like... dawgit 7 years ago a fairly typicle M$ / XP problem. It seems like almost every time M$ does an up-date of any kind I have the same problem (or Worse) A quick Question here? Is the Printer in question off an USB or the Print/Par-port? That does make a difference. I only have the problems on the par.port printer. My solutions always involve redoing the settings card for that printer. (Start/Printers and Faxes/Printer#x/Properties/-) Sometime times twice, (if it looks correct, change to something bogus, then redo as correct) that usally does it.