Unable to print from Microsoft® Word 2003
What are reasons for being unable to print the pages in Microsoft Word 2003? How can this issue be fixed?
It is possible to get some issues with the Microsoft Word 2003 application. One among these issues includes the inability to print the pages in Microsoft Word 2003 issue. You may be getting some error messages only when you try to print from the Microsoft Word 2003. There may be a number of reasons behind the issue. It may come as a result of some damages or corruptions in the Microsoft Word 2003 application. Some corruptions in the print settings may be another reason behind the issue. Improper printer connections and some corrupted registry entries may also result in the issue. You can try some troubleshooting steps to get the issues fixed.
Here are some tips to fix the unable to print pages from Microsoft Word 2003 issue:
- Test printing in other documents
- Test printing in other programs
- Test the program files and settings
Test printing in other documents
The initial step in fixing the unable to print the pages in Microsoft Word 2003 is to test printing in other documents. To do this, you need to open a new blank document in Microsoft Word 2003. You need to then type =rand(10) in the first line of the document. You can then press the Enter key and see 10 paragraphs of sample text inserted in the document. You can then try to print from the document. You can also try changing the font, adding clip arts and images for the document. You can then try to print from the original document.
Test printing in other programs
You can try printing in other programs to see the unable to print the pages in Microsoft Word 2003 issue fixed. You need to open some other programs like WordPad in the system and type in the text to be printed. To do this, you need to get the access the Start Menu of the system and get the WordPad option under the Programs menu. You need to then type any text in the WordPad and click the Print option under the File menu. If you see the WordPad printing document, you can then ensure that the problem is with MS word.
If all steps were successful to print documents, you can ensure that the Microsoft Word 2003 Program files or settings are incorrect or corrupted. You can try testing the Program Files and settings to get the issue fixed. To do this, you need to access the Microsoft Word 2003 and get the Help menu. You can then select the Detect and Repair option. You need to then click the Start button and insert the office CD-ROM when prompted to do so. You can then see the issue fixed.
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