What is a printer spooler?

Answer A printer spooler is a piece of software. It receives the print job from a particular application and stores it in a queue until the printer is ready to print the document. It then sends the docume... Read More »

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the spooler is the bit that takes the data from the program and spools it out to the printer.typically to install or delete an existing printer, the spooler service must be running in the first pla... Read More »

What will i do if im trying to print and my printer spooler is not running?

HiYou dont need the printer spooler to print. Spooling is good when you are 5 person printing in a network environment.If you want to activate it, just go in the control planel and click on printe... Read More »

How do I restart my printer spooler?

Click "Start" and right-click on "My Computer" or "Computer" to display a menu. From that menu, click on "Manage" to display the "Computer Management" box. Double-click on "Services and Application... Read More »

Printer spooler not working at all.?

If the Print Spooler service fails when printing, when Windows starts or it can not be restarted, the usual reason is that one or more printer drivers is defective. If the Print Spooler service is ... Read More »