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Windows 7: Acitve Directory Domain Service is unavailable

16 Dec 2010   #1

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Acitve Directory Domain Service is unavailable

I have an Epson Photo R320 printer which has worked on my dell computer - now I get a message "The Active Directory Domain Service is currently unavailable" Any idea how to get this printer to work (I have "downloaded" new drivers to no avail)

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18 Dec 2010   #2
A Guy

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Welcome to Seven Forums claypotva. Does windows show the printer?

Start> In search box type Devices and Printers> Enter

Right click on the Epson printer if it shows, and choose Troubleshoot. See if windows has any help

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2nd thing to try

Start> In search box type Devices and Printers> Enter

Click on Add New Printer

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Add a network, wireless, or Bluetooth printer

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Browse for Printer

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If not found, follow the The printer I want isn't listed link.

A Guy

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