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Print Manager

See Windows Print manager.

Windows Print Manager

The printing system in Windows. The Windows Print Manager provides all printing functions such as scheduling, queueing and spooling. The Print Manager is not to be confused with the Windows Printing System, which provides only host-based printing to low-cost printers. Windows Print Manager is actually the "printing system," while the Windows Printing System is a function that works under the Windows Print Manager. See printing system and host-based printing.

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