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John, Printer Support Specialist
Category: Printers
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Experience:  I am in this industry for the past 5 years I also worked as a printer support engineer in a company for 3 years
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Why can't I print an email message? I clicked on shift and P

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Why can't I print an email message? I clicked on shift and P nothing. I clicked on move then print but it won't print.
JA: Just to clarify, what email service provider are you using?
JA: Have you installed any updates recently?
Customer: No
JA: Anything else you want the computer Expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: No

Hello and welcome to justanswer. My name is***** will be assisting you today.

Are you using a windows or mac computer also from which web browser are you using to print ?

Thank you

Note: - Use the reply box just below type the reply in it and click on send.

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
I am using windows computer and printing through windows as well

OK from which web browser are you trying to print the email from? is it Internet explorer,Chrome,Firefox ?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Internet explorer

OK please open the email you want to print and let me know.

Did you open the email that you need to print ?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
it printed. Why does this happen?

Mostly because your printer went offline or you haven't selected the correct printer to send the print.

Is your printer connected wireless or wired ?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.

OK how many printers do you have and which version of windows is installed in the PC.Is it Windows Vista, Windows 7, windows 8, Windows 10?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
I printer and windows 10.

Also the shortcut key for printing is CTRL + P not shift + P so note that down too.

John and other Printers Specialists are ready to help you
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
OK Thank you.

Also see if your printer is selected as default printer in devices and printer in control panel.If not set it as default then please right click on it and select set as default printer.

Thank you.