If you do not see any printers on your computer, it could be because the Print Spooler has been crashed, possibly by a print driver. Follow these steps to start the Print Spooler again.

  1. Select Windows logo key + R to open Run.
  2. Type: services.msc, and select OK.
  3. Right-click Spooler.
  4. Select Start.

From the command line as administrator:

  • Start Print Spooler service with the start command by typing:
    net start spooler


  1. Select Apple menu , System Preferences…, then select Printers & Scanners.
  2. Select the Control ⌃ key and select in the left side printer list and select Reset printing system…
  3. Select Reset to confirm you want to delete all printers.
  4. Enter administrator Password when requested.


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