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The NET PRINT command may cause an internal error

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When you use the NET PRINT command to view printers on a Windows NT-based computer, one the following errors may appear, depending on the version of Windows that is being used:
An internal Windows NT error occurred.

An internal Windows 2000 error occurred.

An internal Windows error occurred.

System error 59 has occurred. System error 8 has occurred.

System error 8 has occurred.

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This error occurs if there are print jobs currently spooled on the printer being referenced. The number of print jobs needed to produce the error varies.

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Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Windows operating system. The NET PRINT command is being discontinued.

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Article Info
Article ID : 147859
Revision : 3
Created on : 4/7/2009
Published on : 4/7/2009
Exists online : False
Views : 587