Diagnose and fix printer and printing problems automatically

Automatically fix printing issues like printer does not work, unable to install printer, cannot connect to a network printer and other printing errors.
What it fixes...
  • You are unable to install a printer, connect to a printer, or print more than one job at a time
  • You receive an error indicating your Print Spooler service is experiencing problems
  • You receive an error indicating your <PRINTERNAME> is not the default printer
  • You receive an error indicating: <PRINTERNAME> cannot be contacted over the network
  • Identify if your printer is turned off
  • Identify if your printer toner is low or empty causing your print job to appear faint or it does not print at all
  • Identify if your printer paper is low or empty
  • Identify if the printer has a paper jam which is preventing it from operating normally
  • Identify if a print job that is in the print queue is preventing other print jobs from printing
  • Identify if you need to update your print driver
  • You receive an error stating that your Plug and Play printer %PRINTERNAME% has encountered a driver problem
Runs on...
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003 R2
  • Microsoft Windows XP
  • Windows 7
  • Windows Server 2008
  • Windows Server 2008 R2
  • Windows Vista
Applies to...
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003 R2
  • Microsoft Windows XP
  • Windows 7
  • Windows Server 2008
  • Windows Server 2008 R2
  • Windows Vista
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Instruction to Run
  • Click the Run now button below
  • Then follow the onscreen prompts to launch
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