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1) Click the Star>Run, type in "Services.msc" in the Run dialog box.
2) A services window popup, find the service name "Print Spooler", double it and change the Service Status to "Start".

Now u can use your printer now.

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My printer just worked 2 days ago.I keep getting a messageof of a paper jam.There is not one,. Also get message that the cartridge is stalled/

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Where i could see the printer spooler?


I open the run command you can type: net start spooler
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If you still have issues open the run command and type: services.msc
it will display a list, where you can find print spooler.

From there you can right-click on it and set it so it is started and runs automatically.

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The print spooler may not be working.

Start and stop the print spooler Windows XP
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Hi there
You can try see if this may do it.

Go to Start / Run and type in "services.msc" without quotation marks, then press Enter or click OK.

In the window that opens (Services) look for "Print Spooler" on the right

Right-click "Print Spooler" and select "Properties".

Click on the "Recovery" tab and change all 3 drop-down boxes to "Restart The Service".

Make sure the 2 text boxes underneath say "1" in them.

Click Ok until you are back at the Services window, close it and you're good to go.

Go back into the properties of the "Print Spooler" tab and be sure to click Start to restart the Print Spooler service and it will restart the service immediately.

The Print spooler depends on the Remote Procedure Call (RPC) service. Is this service disabled? Go to services.msc look for RPC. Check state: Automatic

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for that go to start menu then type in run "cmd"
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Type in prompt "net start spooler"
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HP laserjet 2600N print job stuck in the printer queue server 2003


  1. Hit start on your Windows and click 'run'. Type in cmd this will open the old version of what many call MS-DOS or C prompt.
  2. At the C command type: net spooler stop
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  3. Go back to start menu and click on run again. This time type:
    %SYSTEMROOT%\system32\spool\PRINTERS This will bring up the folder. Delete every file in there. (It's okay this will not harm anything.) Now you need to start the spooler again.
  4. Go back to your c prompt screen and type:
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Hi Surenderpdsi
 
It sounds as if the printer spooler needs re-starting.
 
This is the path to the printer spooler service,
 
Windows XP Path (category view)
Start – Control Panel – Performance and maintenance – Administrative tools – Services.
 
Windows Vista Path (category view)
Start – Control Panel – System and Maintenance – Administrative tool – Services.
 
 
Once in Services both XP and Vista are the same.
 
Look down the list till you find Printer Spooler.
 
Once found, right click your mouse on Print Spooler and select Properties.
 
In the properties box that open the service status should read “Started” if not click on start.
 
If it says the spooler is started click stop, wait till the spooler has stopped then click start.
This will re-start the spooler and should fix your problem.
 
Hope this helps,
 
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"Error 1068 Could not start the Printer Spooler on local Computer"


I appreciate the opportunity to help you. Try the following:

Check dependency services on Print Spooler
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1.Click "Start", input "services.msc" (without quotation marks) to Start Search bar and press "Enter".
2.Double click the “Print Spooler” service.
3.Choose “Dependencies” Tab and remember the services name.
4.In the service list window, find the dependency services and try to start them.
5.Please try to start the “Print Spooler” service again.



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