Visual Basic for Applications Reference

Problem getting printer information from the system; make sure the printer is set up correctly. (Error 484)


There is some problem that prevents getting printer information from the system. This error has the following causes and solutions:

  • You don't have a printer installed from the Windows Control Panel.

    Open the Control Panel, double-click the Printers icon, and click Add Printer to install a printer.

  • Your printer isn't online.

    Physically switch the printer online.

  • Your printer is jammed or out of paper.

    Physically correct the problem.