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  1. How to Fix a Printer Spooler Error: A Simple Guide

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  2. How to Fix a Print Spooler

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  3. How to Fix a Printer Spooler Error: A Simple Guide

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  4. Fix Printer Spooler Not Running Windows Xp

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  5. How To Fix A Printer Spooler Error Message

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  6. How To Fix A Printer Spooler Error Message?

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  1. How to Restart print spooler in Windows Server 2012

  2. Print Spooler Keeps Stopping

  3. How to Clear the Printer Queue Spooler In Windows 11/10/7

  4. How to Fix Print Spooler Service Error Windows 10 & 11

  5. How to start or stop print spooler service in windows 10

  6. How To Fix Print Spooler Service Not Working In Windows

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  1. How to Fix a Printer Spooler Error: A Simple Guide

    On Windows 11, go to Start > Settings > System Recovery. Click Reset this PC (Windows 10) or Reset PC (Windows 11). Click Keep my files and follow the on-screen instructions. Once your PC is reset, the files that control the Print Spooler will be reinstalled, and you'll find Print Spooler in your services panel.

  2. Restarting the Print Spooler service in Windows XP

    Type in 'msconfig'. From the menu chose 'services'. Look down the list to check the 'print spooler' condition. It will probably say 'stopped'. Close the open menus. Click on 'start' and 'settings', open 'Control Panel' click on 'system' then the 'advanced' tab. In the 'performance' title click on ...

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    I tried deleting all contents of c:\windows\system32\spool\drivers, but Windows said some files were in use, even when the print spooler was stopped. There are no printers showing in Printers & Faxes.

  4. If the print spooler stops—how to fix common print spooler errors

    Right click on Print Spooler and then click Start or Restart, depending on what state the service is in. If the service is configured to always stop, you need to adjust its settings. This can occur due to misconfiguration, or it can be triggered by third-party applications. Right-click Print Spooler, and then click Properties .

  5. How does one restart or fix print spooler service in Windows XP?

    The print spooler normally does not run in safe mode (with or without networking) -- so not only can you not add a printer, you can't print even with already installed printers. If you must print in Safe Mode with networking, see -->

  6. Printer Spooler error on XP

    cleanspl.exe from the Windows 2003 Resource Kit tools will work on Windows XP. Some information about cleanspl.exe: cleanspl.exe does a very thorough job of cleaning up the print spooler stuff, but it does not remove the spooler service dependency on the Lexmark service (see special information about Lexmark printer drivers).

  7. Print Spooler issues for Windows XP Professional

    Hi. I'm having some issues with the print spooler on my Windows XP Pro machine. The print spooler service is stopping. I went into services and restarted the print spooler and seconds later it stopped again. I current have a print job in the queue but, when I try to delete it the spooler stops thus, taking away my ability to delete the job.

  8. How to Fix the "Print Spooler Service Is Not Running" Error in Windows

    Type services.msc in Run and click Enter. Locate the Print Spooler service, and right-click on it. Choose "Properties" from the context menu. Click on the "Stop" button, wait a few seconds, and click "Start.". Expand the drop-down for "Startup type," and choose "Automatic.".

  9. How to Fix "The Print Spooler Service Is Not Running" Error in Windows

    Here, locate the Print Spooler service. Right-click on Print Spooler and select Properties . In the pop-up dialog that opens, click the drop-down for Startup type and select Automatic. Click Apply and OK to save the changes. If it is already set to Automatic, then select Disabled. Click Apply and OK to save the changes.

  10. FIX: Spoolsv.exe error and other Printing problems.

    1. Simultaneously press the Windows + R keys to open run command box. 2. In run command box, type: services.msc and press Enter. 3. At the right pane, right click on Print Spooler service and click Stop. 4. Don't close the 'Services' window and continue to next step. Step 2.

  11. Fix for "The print spooler service is not running" Error in Windows

    To solve this error, try the following steps. Type " services.msc ", then select " OK ". Double-click the " Printer Spooler " service, and then change the startup type to " Automatic ". This sets the Spooler service to start automatically when you restart the computer. Select " OK ". Restart the computer and try to install ...

  12. How to Clear a Problem With a Print Spooler

    Learn how to clear a problem by stopping the print spooler service first. Clear the folder and then resume the service again.Don't forget to check out our si...

  13. Fix printer connection and printing problems in Windows

    Check the cables (for wired printers). Make sure that the printer's USB cable is properly connected from the printer to your PC. If your USB isn't recognized, see Automatically diagnose and fix Windows USB problems. Check the wireless connection (for wireless printers).Do one of the following:

  14. XP print spooler stops....

    mikeball7288 (Michael911) October 16, 2012, 6:34pm 8. Check C:\Windows\System32\spool\printers. If there are any files in there, delete them and then attempt to restart the print service. ajstringham (Thanks A.J. Stringham) October 16, 2012, 6:35pm 9. I've seen this before but can't remember what I did to resolve it.

  15. How to fix a printer spooler error message in Windows 10 ...

    Scroll down until you find Print Spooler, right-click, and click Properties. A panel will open - stay in the General tab. Click the Stop button to halt the Printer Spooler service. Once that's ...

  16. How to Fix Printer Spooler Errors in Windows 10

    To do this, navigate in the command prompt to C:\Windows\System32 and use the commands net stop spooler followed by net start spooler . Net Command (Windows 10). Set the Print Spooler service to Automatic. The Print Spooler service is a Remote Procedure Call (RPC) service, which you can find by running services.msc.

  17. XP sp3 print spooler keeps crashing

    Describes Microsoft easy fix solutions and how to use them. "Microsoft easy fix" was formerly known as "Microsoft Fix it." Go into c:\WINDOWS\system32\spool\PRINTERS and delete all the files in the directory. Then restart the print spool service. This happens on a couple of my old XP machines every once in a while.

  18. How to Fix Printer Spooler Errors in Windows 11

    Run the Printer troubleshooter. Open Settings > Troubleshoot > Other trouble-shooters and select Run next to Printer to run the Printer troubleshooter. This will scan your Windows 11 device for printer-related errors and fix them automatically. If you can't find this option in Windows 11's Settings app, open Settings, type Troubleshooter in ...

  19. How do I get print spooler back into my Windows XP?

    Reinstall the missing Print Spooler Service by creating a registry file that you can import into your system (tested on Service Pack 3). If you already have a registry entry for the Print Spooler Service, you may want to export it to a file and save it. The following example is the generic registry code from a working XP Pro Service Pack 3 system.

  20. How to Fix the "Error

    Restart Printer and PC. First, restart your devices to see if this resolves the problem. It's a good idea to turn off your printer and disconnect its power cord. Next, shut down your PC and unplug its power cable as well. Wait for at least 30 seconds before plugging everything back in.

  21. How to fix printer spooler problems on Windows 10

    Open Start on Windows 10. Search for services.msc and click the top result to open the Services console. Right-click the Print Spooler service and select the Properties option. Click the Stop button. Use the Windows key + R keyboard shortcut to open the Run command. Click the Continue button (if applicable). Select everything in the ...

  22. How to Start, Stop, Restart Print Spooler in Windows 10/11

    2. Start, Stop, Restart Print Spooler Service Using Services. Right-click on the Start button and click on Run. In the Run command window, type services.msc and click on OK. Advertisement. On the Services screen, right-click on Print Spooler and click on the Restart option. Also, make sure that Print Spooler service is set to Start ...

  23. How to fix printer spooler problems on Windows 11

    To fix the print spooler on Windows 11, use these steps: Open Start on Windows 11. Search for services.msc and click the top result to open the Services console. Right-click the Print Spooler service and select the Properties option. Click the Stop button. Use the "Windows key + R" keyboard shortcut to open the Run command.