Unable to print Printer spooler service error 1068

Unable to printer “Printer spooler service error: 1068”


Click on Start -> Run -> type services.msc -> OK


In the Services window locate and double click Printer Spooler service and try to start it, if failed


In the Service window verify “RPC” service is started, “If no” start RPS service and try starting Printer Spooler, “If yes” follow the below instructions


Make sure I386 folder located either in c:\i386 or in c:\windows\i386


If there’s no I386 folder presented in that location, ask the customer for OS disc and use the first command given below, but change the drive letter as how its listed


Click Start/All Programs/Accessories. Right click ‘Command Prompt’ and select ‘Run As Administrator’. Click ‘Continue’ on the UAC prompt (If requested)








Close the command prompt and restart the computer


Now Click on Start -> Run -> type services.msc -> OK

Locate Printer Spooler service, start the service and it should start at this time and the printer will start printing.


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