When a printer can’t work: Troubleshooting

Kathleen Atkins

When Lounge member LukeSBE couldn’t enable printer sharing, he knew it wasn’t the printer’s fault — the problem was in Vista’s Network and Sharing Center.

After some discussion in the Windows Vista forum, a question about his firewall gave LukeSBE the necessary clue.

The following links are this week’s most interesting Lounge threads, including several new questions for which you might have answers:

Office Applications    
General Productivity Getting list of recently used files
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Word Processing Encoding in Word
Spreadsheets IRR trouble: Want to figure average annual rate of return

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Kathleen Atkins

About Kathleen Atkins

Kathleen Atkins is the Windows Secrets associate editor. She's also a freelance writer, editor, and photographer. Prior to joining Windows Secrets, she worked at Microsoft Press.