Windows 10: Your Print Job Is Waiting By Other Job?

Discus and support Your Print Job Is Waiting By Other Job? in Windows 10 Support to solve the problem; Hi, We just got a new computer at work. Any time I print, I get the attached notification, "Your print job is waiting by other job". After a few... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Support' started by srp, Sep 26, 2018.

  1. SRP
    srp Win User

    Your Print Job Is Waiting By Other Job?


    Hi,

    We just got a new computer at work. Any time I print, I get the attached notification, "Your print job is waiting by other job". After a few minutes, it eventually prints. I have checked and do not have anything in my printer queue. Does anyone have any ideas how to get this message to go away and resume printing immediately again?

    Thank you!


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  2. Tom-Con Win User

    Windows print problem. Every Time! Printer prints job, but on PC it still says "Printing" and no additional job will print.

    This happens EVERY time.

    It happens on two different printers on two different networks (at home and at work)....so it is a WINDOWS problem, not a PRINTER problem.

    Send a job to the printer.

    It completes and prints JUST FINE. All is well.

    THEN==>>

    In the printer window for that printer, it continues to say "Printing" (forever!) even tho the job has successfully completed. If i highlight the job and "Delete" it, it says "Deleting"....forever. No other print job sent will print, as they are all blocked
    behind the job that has already successfully printed, and that cannot be manually deleted, either.

    So, EVERY TIME the queue must be manually cleared out. The only way i can print another job is a 3-step process

    • Go to Services, Stop print queue.
    • Go to PRINTERS folder, delete all files.
    • Go back to Services, and START print queue.

    After those three steps, I can print again...exactly one print job...then it happens the same again for that job. Obviously this is a complete hassle.

    I would like specific and definitive instructions not on how to now get WINDOWS to work "normally"...so that when a print job successfully prints and is done, the queue for that printer shows as empty, and so more print jobs can be sent.

    If this were a very intermittent occasional problem it might be tolerable. But it happens EVERY TIME with EVERY PRINTER.

    Help!
     
    Tom-Con, Sep 26, 2018
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  3. Windows 10 print jobs disappear

    I followed all these steps.

    The print jobs still disappear.
     
    Stephen999999, Sep 26, 2018
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  4. HairyFool Win User

    Your Print Job Is Waiting By Other Job?

    print job still in queue

    When printing the job completes and is ejected as normal. Subsequent print jobs do not print.

    Checking the queue I find the successful job is still shown as "printing" so the subsequent jobs are stuck in the queue.

    Cancelling or deleting the job does not work. It switches to "Deleting" but does not clear.

    HP Officejet 7500
     
    HairyFool, Sep 26, 2018
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