"Windows cannot connect to the printer. The print processor does not exist.
I am trying to connect to a printer on my home network. LaserJet 1020. Who lives on a different computer on windows 7. It works fine on his 'home' of that Win 7 cannot connect to the printer. but when I try to network I get this message. "Unable to connect to the printer. The print processor does not exist. I downloaded a new driver from HP without success. All of the suggestions. Thanks in advance.
Print processor which is using? Properties of the printer, Advanced Print processor. See if changing to wil Winprint allow the connection of the printer. Note the current so you can change back if required. Alan Morris Windows printing team; Here Microsoft Knowledge Base search: http://support.microsoft.com/search/Default.aspx?adv=1
Windows 7 Enterprise 64 bit. I am able to install HP LaserJet printers but no virtual printer. I can not load the XPS from Windows printer or Print to OneNote. I also tried to load more than one PDF printer and none of them work. The error I keep gettig to "cannot install the printer. The print processor does not exist. »
Any ideas would be appreciated.
My laptop has been reloaded from a picture, and I was not able to start the print spooler at all. I have studied the issue and cleaned files and registry entries and was able to print on real printers, but not virtual. That's when I asked the question.
Finished reimage the computer again, and once again, I could not start the print service. We discovered that the image that the laptop was built from was actually a VMWare virtual machine, so we started to look in that direction. We had to delete the following entry in the registry and rebooting, how the print spooler began to work very well.
[Print HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\Print\Monitors\ThinPrint for VMWare Port Monitor]
You wanted to post this in case someone else ran into a similar problem.
This is what worked for me.
I copy the files from the print processor from another machine to work with the same architecture as the one who has the problem (x 86 or x 64).
Step 1: Stop the print spooler service.
Step 2: Copy all the files and folders on the system to work under C:\Windows\System32\spool\prtprocs\x64.
Step 3: Make a backup of the system files listed in the C:\Windows\System32\spool\prtprocs\x64 problem.
Step 4: Paste the files that you copy from the system of work in the case of the United Nations, the problem system.
Step 5: Start the print spooler service.
Try to connect or install your net printer and it should work now.
I hope this work for all of you.
The site compatibility Windows 7 says that this OS is compatible with my Officejet G85 all-in-one old. Whenever I try to add this printer is using the automatic functions or manual installation of the driver fails and I get the error message that "print processor does not exist. I tried to install the original with the most recent compatibility software is Windows 2000, but Windows 7 does not allow indicating that the program already exists and I have to uninstall it first. However, I can't find it listed anywhere for uninstall it, and the original software disk does not have this feature either. HP does not support printer and would not help provide. This printer worked perfectly with Windows XP and we really like it is equipped. Please help us raise this printer up and running with Windows 7 64 bit home edition. I tried things I found that it was similar in the forum with no success so far.
You can run the printer troubleshooter. Convenience store solves some common printing problems.
If your computer has problems printing, try using the printer Troubleshooter to solve the problem. He made sure that a printer is connected to your computer, and it checks for common issues such as whether the printer has enough paper and toner to complete printing your document.
Open the printer Troubleshooter by clicking the Start button, then Control Panel. In the search box, type troubleshooting, and then click Troubleshooting. Under hardware and sound, click on use printer.
Open the printer Troubleshooter
See the following articles from Microsoft for more information on installing a printer or driver printer:
Install a printer
Find and install printer drivers
If the problem persists, you can contact the manufacturer of the printer for more information.
Hope this information helps.
I have a LaserJet P3010 Series PCL 6. It gives me the following error when I try and add it to our print server: "unable to install the printer. The print processor does not exist. "Regardless of what kind of IP config I use, the test page I always manually print has 0.0.0.0 for everything, even with the manual entry of IP. It is brand new, fresh out of the box, and I installed a few of them before. There seems to be 2 sets of link one of them lights flashes green (even without a CAT cable) and the other shows not all colors. (I think that's the main, judging by its location). I know that the cable is good, but also over all cable infrastructure. Should I have a defective printer? Or did I miss something...
Problem solved. Use another port.
I'm trying to install an XPS printer on windows 7-64, but get the message "Print Processor does not exist". Can someone help me please
For any question on Windows 7:
Link above is Windows 7 Forum for questions on Windows 7.
Windows 7 questions should be directed to the it.
You are in the Vista Forums.
See you soon.
Mick Murphy - Microsoft partner
I am trying to install a wireless printer Brother MFC-J430w on my Dell PC to 32-bit. I have downloaded the driver on the Internet, but I get a prompt saying "cannot install the printer. The print processor does not exist. "What should I do?
Yes, you can try to replace localspl.dll winprint.dll
Create a restore point from the system beforehand and restart the computer later.
I have two printers - one that I just bought. I installed the new without any problems, that is a series of Deskjet 3510. The other is a series of deskjet 6980. I want to use two printers, but when I try to print the 6980 is not in the drop-down list. I see when I look at the printers in my computer, but he can't see it when I try to print. I tried to reinstall the 6980 and it says that the print processor does not exist. Help, please!
There's a troubleshooter created by HP
Please try the HP printer installation wizard
or use this link: www.hp.com/go/tools
I am running Vista Home Basic SP2, and all of a sudden my computer does not recognize my computer. Attempts to re - install gives the notification: "unable to install the printer. The print processor does not exist. "What could be the problem? How is this best set?
I finished by using System Restore and restore to the previous successful configuration. It worked, but I still don't know why the printer stopped working. Everything works fine now. Initially I had uninstalled the printer and re-installed, but he would never let me complete the installation.
The printer is installed and works fine wirelessly. Fix an update or antivirus protection and he was no longer a compatible printer PictBridge including PDF printer. I don't know when it happened.
I tried different things as suggested by microsoft support. Copy the folder Prntprocs/X 64 on C:/windows/system32/spool/who was missing winprnt.dll from a work computer.
CHecked Reg Key and winprint.dll driver added to Windows NT. There were x 64.
Checked print spooler was carried out.
Local printer by USB could be installed correctly.
If you have tried the steps as described in the post and if the problem persists, try the steps as shown in the above the below URL.
What happens if when I have on windows defender, he said
C: / Program Files/Windows Defender/MSASCui.exe
the specified path does not exist.
Check the path and then try again.
Right click on your icon - properties - Shortcut tab and compare your configuration to the one above.
This is the equivalent of:
' C:\Program Files\Windows Defender\MSASCui.exe "'
Note the space before the P and the / slashes in your. Rob - bicycle - Mark Twain said it is good.
A Windows Server 2003 Standard Edition SP2 32-bit computer is a field, the file and print server.
A computer on the domain is a machine of Windows 7 Ultimate 64 - bit with HP DesignJet 500 24 printer connected via USB. The printer is running the latest firmware. The PC is running the latest 64-bit drivers with no problems to the host machine printing. The host also has the latest drivers 32-bit (x 86) installed by downloading by other computers on the network. The printer is configured to share with the share name of HPDJ500.
Now, on a machine Windows XP Pro SP3 32 bit on the field, I'm trying to connect to the shared printer. Add a printer > click Next in the wizard of > check "a network printer or a printer attached to another computer" and then click Next > click on "Find a printer in the directory", then click Next > click Find now > HPDJ500 in the list below (the XP machine can see the shared printer on the Windows 7 computer!) and click OK. At this point, I get an error that says: "Windows cannot connect to the printer. The name of the printer has been correctly entered, or the specified printer has lost its connection to the server. For more information, click Help. »
Alternatively, if I right-click on the HPDJ500 printer listed, then click on connect, I get the same error message but I also see a separate window that says "Connecting to HPDJ500 on H2.ws.net" with the lively projector. This window also disappears as soon as I clear the error message.
Please note that this printer worked perfectly as a printer shared, hosted on a machine XP 32 bit on the field. It works perfectly for the new Windows 7 64-bit machine, but we cannot connect from anywhere else on the network (including the server which translates the same exact error message). On the server, I also preinstalled drivers thinking there was a problem with a 32-bit computer, trying to grasp the correct drivers from the host 64-bit Windows 7, but that doesn't change anything.
How connect to this printer?
Try using the path UNC path of the printer in the Add Printer Wizard.
Add a printer > network printer > connection to this printer ((deuxieme point)
Click next to browse (leave blank, the name field) or type the UNC path of the printer (i.e. \\Computername\Printername) path
I have a Windows XP pro (Lenovo) that I recently ran the recovery and returned to certain configurations of 1.5 years. Now I can't add a network printer and get always the message error «Windows cannot connect to the printer or the name of the printer...» ». I ping the printer and all on my network can add these printers, it's just that a machine that fails to add network printers.
I disabled the firewall, but were still unable to add the printer. Then I found some difficulties to register for a similar problem, but they were not useful... It really becomes a big headache, especially Windows restore does not work...
I strongly suspect that 1.5 years, someone has renamed the printer. Use Windows Explorer to navigate to the print server through My Network Places and see what it's callednow . Otherwise, you could ask your network/system administrator. You should know... Please vote if this has been helpful! Please, click on Brand or propose as answer if that answered your question!
Desperately, I try to print from my laptop Windows Vista Home Premium to a shared printer on my home wireless network. The shared printer is connected to a XP Home machine. This machine is wired (via a LAN cable) to the wireless router. I can 'see' the printer that I want to use but trying to to connect to it. I get the error message "Windows cannot connect to the printer. Access is denied. "I would be grateful for any help.
From: Alan Morris [MSFT]
Since the XP machine is HOME, I don't think that the permissions dialog box is accessible.
Run the XP network sharing wizard again and see if it affects safety correctly on sharing.
Is the printer you share one that has drivers provided with Windows XP?
In the meantime we will at least get the printer works for you.
Create a local printer on Windows Vista; Creation of a Local Port in the form \\XPMACHINE\Printsharename (this will send the files by using the redirector instead of the RPC service). Install the Windows Vista driver for the device.
You can print because print$ access is required for printer drivers.
Windows printing team
Another response of the community of Windows Vista discussion groups
I have a Windows Vista laptop. I usually have no problem printing over the network to my University Library. Then I bought a new Kodak printer to my apartment which I also configured to print wireless. For about a day, I could print from these two networks, depends on the location. Now, I can't print at the library. I am able to see all printers but when I try to 'Connect', it says "Windows cannot connect to the printer. Make sure you typed the name correctly and that you are connected to the network. "Word, printers of the University Library no longer appear in the list you choose to print. What should I do?
Hello Lauren,Please take a look at this Microsoft article on "networked printer troubleshooting:I suggest to disable all security software, including firewalls, you have probably enabled or installed and then try to print again to see if that makes a difference:
Laptops have just loaded with Windows 7 Pro on my domain. Try to load printers to a print server. Print server running Windows 2003 R2.
When I log in with a user profile, I go to devices and printers------click Add a printer-network printer select------I see a list of printers on the print server - choose the printer that I want to load------asked if I have confidence in this printer - click install drver------opens window files Coping - green bar moves as if it were loading drivers------then just before you get to the window asking if you want to make a default printer. open window that says - Connect Add Printer (X RED) for printer Windows cannot connect to the printer. Access is denied
Changes to device settings to allow the user load the drivers. Check the security access (everyone has permissions) for this printer on the print server.
Disable UAC control on the laptop. Group Policy has changed restrictions point and print.
But this same user can log on to another computer on the network, which has loaded XP Pro and can load the same printers that are denied with windows 7 pro
As a network administrator, I can log on to laptop computers and load A B and C printers.
So I can log on as a user and then I can load A B and C printers, but as a user I want printer D I get the same message as above.
Thank you in advace for your help
This is the solution I received and seems to work.
You have to go into the local group policy on Windows 7 computers, and not on the server.
Go to the Group Policy:
Computer Configuration\Administrative Templates\Printers\Point and printing Restrictions ss SET TO OFF
User Configuration\Administrative Templates\Printers\Point and printing Restrictions ss SET TO OFF
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