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When you attempt to print from Outlook, you may receive the following error message:
There are no printers set up for your computer.
NOTE: Microsoft Office 2000 has built-in functionality that allows you to get more information about difficult-to-troubleshoot alerts or error messages. If you want to enable this functionality for this and other error messages in Microsoft Office 2000, please download the Microsoft Office 2000 Customizable Alerts file from the Microsoft Office Update Web site at the following address:
If you don't have a default printer, use the Add Printer Wizard to install one:
Click Start, point to Settings, and click Printers.
Double-click Add Printer, and follow the Add Printer Wizard instructions.
NOTE: Some printers have their own setup routines that bypass the Add Printer Wizard. If this is the case, follow the instructions in your printer's documentation.
If you are using Outlook from a Windows terminal server, you may not have administrator permissions needed to add a printer. For additional information about printers on terminal servers, click the article number below to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
253389 OL2000: Cannot Install Printer on Windows Terminal Server