I followed the steps below to fix my java printing problem.. So posting in case this helps someone else.
1. Start/Control Panel
2. Click on Programs and Features
3. Scoll through the list and click on any installed versions of JAVA that you see one at a time and click the uninstall button at the top. Keep doing this until all installed version of java no longer appear in that list
4. Then save the …
Here is a link that I found that will help with a list of printers that support the airprint capablity which will allow you to print from your ipad.
Enjoy.. Sorry I do not know more than that.