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Windows 7: How to re-enable the printer services

27 Sep 2011   #1

Windows 8 Pro with WMC 64-bit
How to re-enable the printer services

Hello Everybody,
I need to re-enable all my printer processes and services because I disabled it all, and I forget which ones I disabled, thats why my printer is not working, in my brother's computer the printer driver installed successfully but mine no! Please can anyone help me thank you!


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27 Sep 2011   #2

Windows 10 Pro x64

Just search in Start menu for services.msc and hit Enter.
You'll see Services window. There search for Print Spooler. Double click on it and select in StartUp Type:Automatic,and bellow it click on Start,to start the service.
Anyway I'll suggest you to not disable services. Best way will be to put them in Manual. If service is needed it will be started.
Also,take a look at this links.
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06 Nov 2015   #3

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit.

Thanks. I forgot that I turned in off. Luckily I had a hunch and found this page.
Anyway, I want to add that setting it to Manual (in this case) is as good as Disable.
If you don't want to set it as Automatic, starting it is literally manual.
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