How To Reset Print Spooler in Windows 11

In this tutorial we will see How To Reset Print Spooler in Windows 11. Print Spooler is a service settings file for the printer you can reset this to fix printer related issues.

Important Steps

Follow the steps given below to Reset Print Spooler in your windows 11 device.

  1. First search and open Services window on your Pc.
  2. Scroll down and click on Print spooler to open it.
  3. Click on Stop button to stop the print spooler services.
  4. Now click on Start button to restart it again.
  5. Set Startup type as Automatic.
  6. Click on Apply and then OK.
  7. That's it Restart your PC and you are done.

Reset Print Spooler through Command Prompt

  1. Open Command Prompt on your PC.
  2. Copy and Run this command.

    net stop spooler

  3. Now, Go to this path.

    C:\Windows\System32\Spool\Printers

  4. Select and delete all files in this folder.
  5. Open cmd again.
  6. This time copy and run this command.

    net start spooler

Video Tutorial

Watch our video tutorial on how to Reset Print Spooler in Windows 11.

How to Uninstall Windows Updates in Windows 11 Enable the Compatibility mode for any program on Windows 11 Fix Remaining Battery Time not Showing in Windows 11 How to Enable Dark Mode in Notepad in Windows 11 Show Internet Speed on Taskbar using Net Speed Meter App Windows 11 Turn On Automatically Clean Unused Files feature in Windows 11 How to Change Dynamic Refresh Rate in Windows 11 Use Shift Key to Turn Off Caps Lock in Windows 11 How to Add Search bar Widget to Taskbar in Windows 11 How to Enable New Boot Progress Animation in Windows 11 Reset Print Spooler in Windows 11 Fix VIDEO DXGKRNL FATAL ERROR in Windows 11 How To Add Folders to Taskbar in Windows 11 How to Add Folders to Windows 11 Start Menu Lid Open Action Missing Fix in Windows 11 How To Delete Printer Queue in Windows 11 How To Reset OneDrive in Windows 11 Turn off Password Protected Sharing in Windows 11 Fix Snipping Tool not Working on Windows 11 Show Taskbar on all monitors on Windows 11 How to Sync clock manually on Windows 11 Enable Live Captions in Windows 11 Reset Camera Settings on Windows 11 Emergency Restart your Windows 11 PC How To Disable Narrator In Windows 11