'Backend' failed message when printing with the iPrint Client for Mac version 5.78

  • 7015886
  • 12-Nov-2014
  • 27-Jan-2015


Novell iPrint Client for Macintosh


The following message results when sending a print job:
'Backend' failed
This problem occurs when the following criteria are met:
  • iPrint Client for Mac version 5.78 installed
  • The Printer Agent is SSL enabled
  • The length of the printer agent name is 20 characters or longer


Install the iPrint Client for Macintosh version 5.80 or later.