Is the spooler running on the Vista PC? If not, start it.
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"Asif A Sheikh" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
>I have small wireless network. i have installed HP laser jet 1020 on winxp
>(USB). I have shared this on network . When i try to install this printer
>on my windows vista which is on my laptop. but i receive an error saying "
>windows cannot open Add printer. The local print spooler service is not
>running. I am unable to understand what does this mean.
> can any one please help me and guide me