Help with the Printer Spooler service does not work error

How can I fix printer service spooler does not work error? My two printers won't work now, and re - install the printing software produces error messages. Tried to use microsoft fix - it for printers without result.

Thank you.

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Hi elvenlord21,

See the article below which has some useful suggestions to fix the print spooler error.

You cannot add a printer and you receive Printer Spooler error messages in Windows XP
http://support.Microsoft.com/kb/324757

See also:

Error message when you use the Add Printer Wizard: "Operation could not be completed.
http://support.Microsoft.com/kb/314876

Kind regards

Shinmila H - Microsoft Support

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