How to remove stucked print jobs in windows

Printers got stuck often in windows and when ever it released it may cause more number of prints which may not need, Normal cancelling cant help us stright from the printer dialogs , in such cases these steps will help

 

Printers got stuck often in windows and when ever it released it may cause more number of prints which may not need, Normal cancelling cant help us stright from the printer dialogs , in such cases these steps will help

1. Stop Print Spooler service

Go to Start >> Control panel >> Administrative Tools >> Services

Select Print Spooler , Right click and stop it

2. Goto Print Spool Directory

Go Start >> Run

paste following to your run prompt

%windir%\System32\spool\PRINTERS

Delete All files in this directory

3. Restart Print Spool Service

Go to Start >> Control panel >> Administrative Tools >> Services

Select Print Spooler , Right click and Start it

Now everything cleared, check your print jobs

 

abhilash

abhilash, is a programmer by profession and a technology addict with a passion towards browsing , shopping and imaging . My views may be biased on reviews. all images and videos are copyrighted to respective owners.

Add comment

Your Header Sidebar area is currently empty. Hurry up and add some widgets.