Frequently Asked Questions

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Every day Pamela receives numerous questions from troubled computer and iPad/iPhone users, by email and at various seminars and workshops. Her answers provide advice on a variety of subjects related to computer hardware and software and Apple iPad and iPhones. Listed below are the questions that Pamela feels will be helpful to most users, from beginners to the more advanced.

If you cannot find the answer to your question listed below, ask Pamela your questions here or click on the ‘Ask Pamela’ link on the sidebar menu below the category list. You can also leave Pamela a Message by clicking on the Blue Button at the bottom of the right hand sidebar. Pamela always answers promptly.

Printer Queue

How do I clear the Printer Queue in Windows 8?

1. Right-click the bottom-left corner of the screen and select “Run.”
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2. In the text field, type “Control Printers” and click “OK.”

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3. Under “Printers,” right-click your default printer and select “See What’s Printing.”

This shows a list of print jobs that are in the queue.

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4. Click “File” and select “Cancel All Documents.”

If you continue to see print jobs in the queue, restart your computer.
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