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Icon has disappeared and error says printer spooler not running

No problems until the icon suddenly disappeared and I received a ''printer spooler not running'' message.

I attempted to reinstall and I get the same message every time.
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  • ellis84 Apr 07, 2009

    "spooler service not running" still appears after following steps to restart it.



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This is because your spooler service has stopped on the PC.
If you have Win XP, click on start and click on Run.
Type services.msc and click Ok.
From the list, scroll down to Print Spooler.
Right click on this and click on Start or Restart.
Check if you have icon back or not.

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