How can I view print jobs from the command line?

John Savill

July 1, 1999

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A. Windows NT provides built in ability to monitor print queues fromthe command line using the NET PRINT command.

To view the current print queue use syntax

C:> net print \

For example:

C:>net print \LNPSPA0001LNPRTP0017

Printers at \LNPSPA0001


Name                         Job #      Size            Status

-------------------------------------------------------------------------------
LNPRTP0017 Queue           1 jobs                      *Printer Active*
     saviljo                   247       120            Printing
The command completed successfully.

Notice there is a single print job by user saviljo which is being printed.

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