Administrative Tools> Services > Print Spooler Status ("Started", or blank after failure) Startup type (Automatic)
"Operation could not be completed. Print spooler service is not running" after attempt to add a printer. Status goes blank
The print spooler service terminated unexpectedly Event codes: 7034 & 7031
Event Viewer > System Error XError event 7034 after attempt to add printer following a spooler restart.
-- cleanspl.exe Ran to end but error remains.
-- tried other solutions recommended in IT solutions.
-- Cleaned registry using two different registry cleaners.