What is Microsoft Printer Spooler

  StellaArtois63 00:15 19 Aug 2005

I sometimes get a prompt from my Nortons internet security that my, Microsoft printer spooler service is attempting to access the internet.
Firstly what is the printer spooler, and why does the prompt continually keep coming back untill I restart the pc.
This happens once every couple of weeks or so and is one of those annoying problems that gives me the hump. I appreciate any help to solve this niggly problem, thanks.

  Diodorus Siculus 07:49 19 Aug 2005

Are you on a local network?

Does it tell you what site it wants to visit?

Why not block its access and tell NIS to remember this answer?

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