Server printig freezes from every application

Levente Tibád 1 Reputation point
2021-11-10T10:23:39.807+00:00

I read a lot about the problem, and everybody suggest to undo the updates, it is a new dell laptop, the mentioned KB5005565 updates was'nt in the list and i unrolled every update that it had but still dosent work. Someone has any advice?

Windows Server Printing
Windows Server Printing
Windows Server: A family of Microsoft server operating systems that support enterprise-level management, data storage, applications, and communications.Printing: Printer centralized deployment and management, scan and fax resources management, and document services
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  1. Limitless Technology 37,341 Reputation points
    2021-11-11T10:40:26.107+00:00

    Hi there,

    If you have any error messages you can share them so that we can narrow down the Issues.

    Meanwhile, try these troubleshooting,

    1. Clear Printer Spooler files and enable the spooler service

    a. Click Start, type "Services.msc" (without the quotation marks) in the open box and click OK.
    b. Double-click "Printer Spooler" in the Services list.
    c. Click Stop and click OK.
    d. Click Start, type "%WINDIR%\system32\spool\printers" in the open window, and delete all files in this folder.
    e. Click Start, type "Services.msc" (without the quotation marks) in the open box and click OK.
    f. Double-click "Printer Spooler" in the Services list.
    g. Click on Start. In the Startup Type list, make sure that "Automatic" is selected and click OK.

    1. Plug the printer into the local machine and open the printer application for a test. If the issue persists, please reinstall the printer driver in Compatibility Mode. Otherwise, you can upgrade the NIC driver.
    2. Perform a Clean Boot to check the result.

    You can also try this https://learn.microsoft.com/en-us/troubleshoot/windows-server/printing/printer-spooler-crashes-hp-printer-installed

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  2. Levente Tibád 1 Reputation point
    2021-11-11T10:50:43.487+00:00

    Hi, thanks for the anwser , unfortunetly no error messege, it simply dosent repond and closes after a while.

    So the local network printing is working, the printer is shared on a windows server computer and it can be accessed outside the local network via hamachi vpn network. Throuth this channel is the problem it worked until the october update...

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  3. Alan Morris 926 Reputation points
    2021-11-13T23:32:20.827+00:00

    Hi, this sounds like an issue MS is working on.
    There will be a update next Tuesday if nothing catastrophic occurs. @Levente Tibád

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