Unable to Print from Microsoft® Outlook® Express
What are the reasons due to which users are unable to print from Microsoft Outlook Express ?
The Microsoft Outlook Express is an e-mail client, delivered from Microsoft. An Microsoft Outlook Express set-up might get corrupted for several reasons. Microsoft Outlook Express is a widely accepted e-mail client. There might be so many reasons for which the Microsoft Outlook Express is not starting. Most of these issues are due to the presence of corrupted version of Microsoft Outlook Express. This might happen due to the virus issues. Various Windows updates and Express patches would occasionally change settings. This could be a problem if your system is on a network. If any settings changes in Microsoft Outlook Express, you might not be able to send mail through Microsoft Outlook Express. Most of these issues are due to the presence of corrupted version of Microsoft Outlook Express. Some of the reasons for Microsoft Outlook Express does not print are problems with settings of printer, corrupt printer software and problems with spooler of printer.
The following are the tips and techniques to fix print problems with Microsoft Outlook Express issues:
- Reconfigure settings of printer
- Printer not connected
- Paper jams in printer
Reconfigure settings of printer
In order to set up printer, you need to connect the printer to the computer first. After connecting the printer, you need to check the computer. The printer might be connected through the printer port or using the USB drives. Make sure, you install the appropriate drivers for the printer. You might also use the printer through 'Add a printer wizard'. After that, you might be asked for reboot the computer.
Printer not connected
There are cases in which your printer could not be connected to the system even if you installed the printer driver in your system. Due to this, you could not be able to take the printouts with the help of the printer. You could resolve the issue by selecting to the ‘Control Panel’ after installing the printer driver and select the option of ‘Printers’ in it. Then, click on the ‘Properties’ of the above option. You need to disable the ‘bidirectional support’ in order to fix the issue.
The printer produces the paper in a curled, twisted and warped way leading to the paper jam. This causes the failure in taking the printouts in a successful way. The print quality also might get affected due to this issue. You could resolve the issue by using good quality papers for taking the printouts. Also, you need to call the technical person for the repair of the printer if it faces further issues.
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