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Re: How to add LPR port in Vista?

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    PA Bear Guest

    Re: How to add LPR port in Vista?

    Forwarded to microsoft.public.windows.vista.print_fax_scan newsgroup via crosspost.
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    ~Robear Dyer (PA Bear)
    MS MVP-Windows (IE/OE, Security, Shell/User)

    Eric wrote:

    > Anybody knows how to add a LPR port(not MS TCP/IP port) on a Vista machine?

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  2. #2


    Alan Morris [MSFT] Guest

    Re: How to add LPR port in Vista?

    Control Pannel
    Programs
    Turn Windows Features on or off
    Print Services
    LPR Port Monitor


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    Windows Printing Team
    Search the Microsoft Knowledge Base here:
    http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=fh;[ln];kbhowto

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    "PA Bear" <PABearMVP@gmail.com> wrote in message
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    > Forwarded to microsoft.public.windows.vista.print_fax_scan newsgroup via
    > crosspost.
    > --
    > ~Robear Dyer (PA Bear)
    > MS MVP-Windows (IE/OE, Security, Shell/User)
    >
    > Eric wrote:
    >> Anybody knows how to add a LPR port(not MS TCP/IP port) on a Vista
    >> machine?




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  3. #3


    Marie Guest

    Re: How to add LPR port in Vista?

    I got to Print Services and both cleared the box and then shaded it. I
    couldn't check it. Never got to a LPR Port Monitor option. What should I
    have done differently?

    "Alan Morris [MSFT]" wrote:

    > Control Pannel
    > Programs
    > Turn Windows Features on or off
    > Print Services
    > LPR Port Monitor
    >
    >
    > --
    > Alan Morris
    > Windows Printing Team
    > Search the Microsoft Knowledge Base here:
    > http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=fh;[ln];kbhowto
    >
    > This posting is provided "AS IS" with no warranties, and confers no rights.
    >
    > "PA Bear" <PABearMVP@gmail.com> wrote in message
    > news:u95sn36yGHA.4232@TK2MSFTNGP05.phx.gbl...
    > > Forwarded to microsoft.public.windows.vista.print_fax_scan newsgroup via
    > > crosspost.
    > > --
    > > ~Robear Dyer (PA Bear)
    > > MS MVP-Windows (IE/OE, Security, Shell/User)
    > >
    > > Eric wrote:
    > >> Anybody knows how to add a LPR port(not MS TCP/IP port) on a Vista
    > >> machine?

    >
    >
    >


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  4. #4


    Alan Morris [MSFT] Guest

    Re: How to add LPR port in Vista?

    There is a + sign next to Print Services. Expand the entry and check LPR
    Port Monitor

    Click OK

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    Windows Printing Team
    Search the Microsoft Knowledge Base here:
    http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=fh;[ln];kbhowto

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    "Marie" <Marie@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
    news:1CEA9B29-404A-4F51-AC93-8F7E45EC8B39@microsoft.com...
    >I got to Print Services and both cleared the box and then shaded it. I
    > couldn't check it. Never got to a LPR Port Monitor option. What should I
    > have done differently?
    >
    > "Alan Morris [MSFT]" wrote:
    >
    >> Control Pannel
    >> Programs
    >> Turn Windows Features on or off
    >> Print Services
    >> LPR Port Monitor
    >>
    >>
    >> --
    >> Alan Morris
    >> Windows Printing Team
    >> Search the Microsoft Knowledge Base here:
    >> http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=fh;[ln];kbhowto
    >>
    >> This posting is provided "AS IS" with no warranties, and confers no
    >> rights.
    >>
    >> "PA Bear" <PABearMVP@gmail.com> wrote in message
    >> news:u95sn36yGHA.4232@TK2MSFTNGP05.phx.gbl...
    >> > Forwarded to microsoft.public.windows.vista.print_fax_scan newsgroup
    >> > via
    >> > crosspost.
    >> > --
    >> > ~Robear Dyer (PA Bear)
    >> > MS MVP-Windows (IE/OE, Security, Shell/User)
    >> >
    >> > Eric wrote:
    >> >> Anybody knows how to add a LPR port(not MS TCP/IP port) on a Vista
    >> >> machine?

    >>
    >>
    >>




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  5. #5


    Marie Guest

    Re: How to add LPR port in Vista?

    Thanks Alan, that worked....................Marie

    "Alan Morris [MSFT]" wrote:

    > There is a + sign next to Print Services. Expand the entry and check LPR
    > Port Monitor
    >
    > Click OK
    >
    > --
    > Alan Morris
    > Windows Printing Team
    > Search the Microsoft Knowledge Base here:
    > http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=fh;[ln];kbhowto
    >
    > This posting is provided "AS IS" with no warranties, and confers no rights.
    >
    > "Marie" <Marie@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
    > news:1CEA9B29-404A-4F51-AC93-8F7E45EC8B39@microsoft.com...
    > >I got to Print Services and both cleared the box and then shaded it. I
    > > couldn't check it. Never got to a LPR Port Monitor option. What should I
    > > have done differently?
    > >
    > > "Alan Morris [MSFT]" wrote:
    > >
    > >> Control Pannel
    > >> Programs
    > >> Turn Windows Features on or off
    > >> Print Services
    > >> LPR Port Monitor
    > >>
    > >>
    > >> --
    > >> Alan Morris
    > >> Windows Printing Team
    > >> Search the Microsoft Knowledge Base here:
    > >> http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=fh;[ln];kbhowto
    > >>
    > >> This posting is provided "AS IS" with no warranties, and confers no
    > >> rights.
    > >>
    > >> "PA Bear" <PABearMVP@gmail.com> wrote in message
    > >> news:u95sn36yGHA.4232@TK2MSFTNGP05.phx.gbl...
    > >> > Forwarded to microsoft.public.windows.vista.print_fax_scan newsgroup
    > >> > via
    > >> > crosspost.
    > >> > --
    > >> > ~Robear Dyer (PA Bear)
    > >> > MS MVP-Windows (IE/OE, Security, Shell/User)
    > >> >
    > >> > Eric wrote:
    > >> >> Anybody knows how to add a LPR port(not MS TCP/IP port) on a Vista
    > >> >> machine?
    > >>
    > >>
    > >>

    >
    >
    >


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