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    After installing windows one care--my printer does not show up under printers and faxes and when I try to add a printer--I get an error message stating that the print spooler is not running.  What do I do to fix this issue?  I am running windows xp.
    Tuesday, May 13, 2008 1:50 AM

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  • Open Start>Run, enter "services.msc" without the quotes in the run box, scroll down to Print Spooler, double click Print Spooler, on the General Tab change the startup type to automatic, start the Print Spooler service if it is not running, click apply.

     

    Tuesday, May 13, 2008 2:03 AM
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