Publisher 2000 Error Message: Publisher Cannot Continue Printing Because of an Error

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When you attempt to print a publication from Microsoft Publisher 2000,you may receive the following error message:
Publisher cannot continue printing because of an error. For moreinformation, press F1 now.
This behavior can occur if the name of the printer is longer than 62characters.

NOTE: If the name of the printer is longer than 185 characters,Publisher quits unexpectedly when you click Exit Catalog.
To resolve this problem, obtain Microsoft Office 2000 Service Release 1/1a (SR-1/SR-1a).

To obtain SR-1/SR-1a, click the article number below to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
245025 OFF2000: How to Obtain and Install Microsoft Office 2000 Service Release 1/1a (SR-1/SR-1a)
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article. This problem was corrected in Microsoft Office 2000 SR-1/SR-1a.
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Article ID: 249090 - Last Review: 10/22/2013 04:20:49 - Revision: 1.0

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