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How do I restart the print spooler on Windows 10

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How do I restart the print spooler on Windows 10
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Microsoft
Expert:  michelleclive replied 2 years ago.
Hi, My name is ***** ***** i will be assisting you Please let me know the issue you are facing with the printer follow the below steps to restart the print spooler service press the windows key and r key togetherit will open a run box..type services.msc and press enter
Expert:  michelleclive replied 2 years ago.
locate the print spooler service and right click on it to restart it
Expert:  michelleclive replied 2 years ago.
let me know if you face any difficulty
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

Have tried everything that I have been told to but it is still not working

Expert:  michelleclive replied 2 years ago.
let me know what happens when you try to print
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

I get a box which says 'The local print spooler service is not running, please restart spooler or restart the Machine' I tried to restart the machine but that didn't work.

Expert:  michelleclive replied 2 years ago.
There is an optional Remote Connect Service - Quick Resolutionif you Would like me to remote connect to your computer and fix the issue let me know so that i can share the remote link
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

Yes please

Expert:  michelleclive replied 2 years ago.
give me a minute here..i will share the link
Expert:  michelleclive replied 2 years ago.
click here Agree to the Remote Desktop Legal Disclaimer below.The Remote Desktop client file will automatically download to your computer.Open the Remote Desktop client file on your computer and you will be connected to a session with your Expert.After agreeing to the Remote Desktop Legal Disclaimer, you can always download the client again if need be.
Expert:  michelleclive replied 2 years ago.
were you able to run the remote linki am still awaiting connection from your endlet me know once it shows connected
Expert:  michelleclive replied 2 years ago.
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Customer: replied 2 years ago.

Thanks for your help. I went and bought a new printer and it is working well now. I bought a Cannon MG2550. Thank you again.

Expert:  michelleclive replied 2 years ago.
Thank you for using our service.