HP LaserJet 1020 Printer on a Win 7 32bit - Print Spooler service Fails and will not restart
Posted on 2011-02-28
lThis printer LJ1020 (sometimes not always) leaves 2 files in the printer folder and then the Print spooler service fails and does not start again until files deleted - (C\windows\system32\spool\printer) this is a repeatable problem - but it does not fail on every print - usually a PDF file -Once print Splooer Services fails all printers off line - after deleting the two files (in printer folder) we can restart the Print Spooler service and all printers come back on line. A reboot does not help - we must delete files. Printer is locally attached with USB port - we have the exact same problem of 2 PCs (both running same software) - why is this happening and how do i stop the print spooler from stopping?