Event ID 4006 — LPD Service Status

This is preliminary documentation and subject to change.


The TCP/IP Print Server service (LPDSVC), also known as the Line Printer Daemon (LPD) service, enables UNIX-based computers or other computers that are using the Line Printer Remote (LPR) service to print to shared printers on this server.

Event Details

Product: Windows Operating System
ID: 4006
Source: Microsoft-Windows-Spooler-LPDSVC
Version: 6.1
Message: %1 on %2 could not remove the print job submitted by %3 on %4 because the user does not have the Manage Documents permission.


Use an account with the Manage Documents permissions

To resolve this issue, use the following procedure:

  1. Open either the Print Management snap-in or the print queue with a user account that has the Manage Documents permissions.
  2. Retry moving the print job.


To verify that you resolved the problem, on a client computer, print a document to the shared printer that uses the Line Printer Remote (LPR) service.

LPD Service Status

Printing Infrastructure