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Printing Database from Microsoft Works with Windows 10

Q: Printing Database from Microsoft Works with Windows 10

Since installing Windows 10, I need to print a DVD database that I created on Microsoft Works Suite 2005. The error message I receive is "no default printer" or some such wording. The default printer IS set, and printing from any other site or app works fine. The laptop is a Lenovo, and the printer is Kodak. However, I do not see that the problem is in either of those, since it prints other things. When I look at compatibility for Windows 10, it reads that the Works 2005 is compatible. Please help, as frustration abounds. Thanks.

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Whenever he tries to print something from Database (or go into print preview) he gets the following error:


Code:
The printer driver is missing or not valid.

Run the Windows Setup program to install the printer software again.
Naturally I have uninstalled and reinstalled the printer several times, but to no avail. Also an important note: This issue ONLY happens with Works Database, and not with any other product (Microsoft or otherwise).

If anyone has any suggestions it would be greatly appreciated
 

A:Microsoft Works Database printing issue

I have been doing more research and I'm starting to think that there is just a compatibility issue. I'm still wondering if anyone knows how to make this work with Vista.

If anyone has any suggestions on a program that is an alternative to Microsoft Database, that would also be pretty helpful. It's the only program my dad uses from the Works Suite.

Thanks again...
 

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A:printing Microsoft database

When you have the "Microsoft spreadsheet" (whatever that is, assume the Works spreadsheet?) open, select File-Print and see what printer is selected as the default?
 

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A:Microsoft Works Database

I know microsoft access 2003 used to be a file size limit of 2GB - so would not expect works to be bigger (although, not yet found the spec)

Whats the filesize you currently have?
 

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A:microsoft works database question

Help me please
 

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A:Microsoft Works Database files

Did you TRY exporting?

A typical choice for database conversions is to export -> CSV format and then work with that
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A:Problem with Microsoft Works Database

Look in the Options of the program.
 

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A:Works database

don't have works anymore (like a looong time ago) but since it's an Office-Lite product hopefully there's some similarities

maybe try the help feature for:
mail merge
labels
etc

in the database and word processing software (it's likely the same help file, so it may not matter)

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A:Works Database

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Working With Overtime Hours In Excel will show you how to write the formula in Excel.

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A:Update for Works Database

What version of Works was used to create these files and what version of Office are you using now.

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It works great I have done it many times.
Also
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A:Windows XP Microsoft Calandar printing problem

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A:Need database that works with Outlook and Word

To Roger:
Do You Have MS Office Suite installed on your computer? If so chances you have Msaccess, and i suggest you use access for your database. If msaccess is not installed get your office suite cd out and install the software. There is a learning curve, but give it a go and post your questions with the version of access your using and chances are someone will help.
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A:works suite 2003 database

This happens in Excel too, putting a column in alphabetical order is assumed to mean that you want all the rows to still contain the original values.

In Excel, you can highlight the data in the column and this sorts only that column - Then move on to the next column, etc.

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A:convert works database to ms access?

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A:Works won't print all database columns

grandpaw7, you dumbell. You have the column too wide. If you bring the right hand margin of the column over to the left enough, you'll be in good shape.
Signed, grandpaw7

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Signed: grandpaw7

CASE DISMISSED WITHOUT RECOUNT.
 

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A:MS Works has no 'Create Database' dialog box

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A:Works DataBase 6.0 ... How Do you change Field Names

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"&d" or "&n" (no quotes) in the Header or Footer. Prefix with "&l" or "&r" if you don't want it centred.

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Field Name e.g. "Expiry".

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In Formula View,

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A:Microsoft Works 9 not working properly on Windows 7 computer

I have that program on my comp also, and it works fine.
On the problem comp. I would uninstall and reinstall.

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http://wiki.lunarsoft.net/wiki/Dial-a-fix

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http://support.microsoft.com/kb/315757
 
http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/office/forum/office_2013_release-word/i-cant-open-any-of-my-microsoft-works-documents/c242b6da-3292-4d7d-8689-9a554ecb7171
 
http://www.computerhope.com/issues/ch001017.htm
 
Reboot after any changes you make.

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A:about Microsoft Access for database

no one can help
 

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A:microsoft database question

Are you sure it's a database? You'd probably be better off using a spreadsheet, then you could use a formula such as

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Beard, welcome to the Forum.
This sounds like a nice little beginner database which could probably be expanded in the future.
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A:MS Works calendar printing

I have tried the WKpr60 fix, but it didn't work. I found if you use the "export" command under the "file" menu and save it in the html format, it will print. I now have upgraded to works 7.0 and it works fine.
 

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A:printing works documents

Download the newest printer drivers from HP.
 

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I have reloaded Works and drivers.
 

A:Works 9 printing issue

According to Microsoft you need Works 9.7 or later for Windows 7 compatibility.
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A:MS Works Spreadsheet printing using XP

File - Print -(in Works)

Does that say the printer is selected? What happens if you select the printer?
 

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Carol,I do not know what version of MS Works you have, but I googled your problem just as you stated it. I was able to come up with a multiple solutions listing that may work for you. Take a look at this link. Hope this helps. If not please post back with as much information about what happens when you try to print your calender.Be (Be 30 days hath April....)SafeDa Bleepin AniMod, Animal

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A:Password Management Database Microsoft Access

Joe, are you talking about a Database that contains Passwords?
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A:How to fix corruption error in Microsoft Access database

It is sometimes a good idea to decompile your database and then compacting and repairing. I had a similar issue just the other week, my database kept of throwing an error "File not found" however i have no code within my DB that searching or references ANY file. I just decompiled the code and it all worked again..Create a shortcut and enter the below into the taget, you can also copy paste a shortcut and edit the target to the below. You will need the path to where MS ACCESS is installed and the path to where you database is stored.Then run the shortcut and it should decompile your database. Once you've sucessfully done that, compact and repair it again."C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\Office14\MSACCESS.EXE" "c:\YourDatabaseName.mdb" /decompilemessage edited by AlwaysWillingToLearn

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A:Group mail from microsoft access database?

What type of group mail are you doing?
 

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