To prevent logging to EventLog:
You will have to stop and restart the spooler from services in the Control Panel but you may wish to reboot.
If your PC is serving as a remote print server for others, you may get plagued by popup messages about the remote print jobs that have printed. To disable the message that others have printed using your PC,
- Click Start, point to Settings, and then click Printers.
- From the File menu, click Server Properties.
- On the Advance tab, click Notify when Remote Documents are Printed so that it is not selected.
- Stop and restart the Spooler service from the Services portion of Control Panel so the new setting will take effect. In Windows 2000, start and restart the Spooler service from the Services snap-in under Administrative Tools.
Improve print spooling
RAW data mode
Print to a file
Steps to Manually Remove and Reinstall a Printer Driver
Add Printer Panel icon to Windows NT Start Menu
Restrict the ability to add print drivers to Administrators and Print Operators
Hide shared printer
How to Configure Printers on FPNW to Service Pserver.nlm
Submit print jobs to wait afterhours to print
Print Server Migration Utility
NT Parallel Port Thread Priority
Set how long the port thread waits before giving up
Control printer popup messages
Printer Available Broadcasts
How to install a network printer only once for all users of the NT workstation
HP Web JetAdmin
Allow Print Operators to add a printer
Drag and Drop Printing
Add a printer failed with message "Operation could not be completed. The RPC server is unavailable."
Don't Get Notified When Remote Documents Are Printed