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Print spooler system

Discussion in 'All Other Software' started by cslade, Feb 14, 2005.

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  1. cslade

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    I have two printers here and I can't get either of them to work on my computer. I'm using Windows XP and I always get an error message saying the Print Spooler system isn't working properly. I went to Computer Management>services and clicked on Print Spooler and started it up again. After about 2 minutes I get an error message saying that the print spooler system is shutting down. I really need to get one of the printers working so what do I do?
     
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    From another forum

    "There was a corrupted .spl file. I deleted these files and everything was back to normal. I did a seacrh for all .spl and deleted them in case anyone wants the solution to this problem"
     
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