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do you have any other suggestions? In uninstalling the HP printer software and deleting the leftover folders, I accidentally deleted a Print Spooler file that I need. Advertisement Recent Posts Safe Mode lunarlander replied Oct 24, 2016 at 6:44 AM Trying to boot from rescue disc Bailifeifei replied Oct 24, 2016 at 6:01 AM Four letter sentence knucklehead Nope, I still get the same error: "Windows could not load the installer for Image." I guess all the SPs that came for XP were all corrupt to begin with. check over here

Palladia-Mors, Aug 6, 2010 #8 stantley Joined: May 22, 2005 Messages: 7,091 Yes, you can just copy it. Palladia-Mors, Aug 16, 2010 #15 Sponsor This thread has been Locked and is not open to further replies. September 23, 2013 Very newsworthy on a technology blog, while I found the fingerprint swipe to... When I attempt to start the print spooler service, the following error message pops up: "Could not start the Print Spooler service on Local Computer.

printer registry tool which have been develped worked miracle, iwas stuck in error 2 from past a 3 weeks , i tryed many many steps from other blogs but no chance.. To do this, click Start, click All Programs, click Accessories, right-click Command Prompt, and then click Run as administrator. It will scan and the log will open in Notepad. *In Notepad go to Format and make sure 'Word Wrap' is not checked. *Click on 'Edit > Select All' then click stantley, Aug 8, 2010 #13 vicks Joined: Jan 31, 2005 Messages: 5,135 AVG is an antivirus program.

  • I have gone into the spooler properties and everything looks set up right but when I try to manually start it I receive the same message.
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  • I prefer not to go down that road again now that my computer functions at a more reasonable speed.

Monday, November 29, 2010 3:43 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Hi Justohelp... If you are prompted for an administrator password or for a confirmation, type the password, or click Allow. I already uninstalled all of the HP Deskjet and Officejet software using its uninstallers, and I force uninstalled it all again using RevoProUninstaller. Is it a virus?

Join over 733,556 other people just like you! remote desktop xp Remote Web Workplace remove united states of america Samsung Galaxy Server 2008 Backup sit amet social media marketing sony tablets Turn off IE preview in Windows 7 turn Running the Printer Troubleshooter may show that the Print Spooler service isn't running, and attempts to start the Print Spooler service manually via Services MMC or using the Microsoft Printer Troubleshooter So a huge thank you to everybody who helped me get the Print Spooler service re-started.

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All rights reserved. http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/122437-45-system-find-print-spooler-service All rights reserved.Newsletter|Contact Us|Privacy Statement|Terms of Use|Trademarks|Site Feedback TechNet Products IT Resources Downloads Training Support Products Windows Windows Server System Center Browser   Office Office 365 Exchange Server   SQL Server The print spooler service JimTheriault, Jun 21, 2016, in forum: Windows XP Replies: 1 Views: 259 TerryNet Jun 21, 2016 Print spooler not running pfairsd, Apr 19, 2016, in forum: Windows Zach Underwood November 17, 2013 at 12:29 am Thank you so much, especially for the REG tool you built!

Please try the request again. check my blog Palladia-Mors, Aug 5, 2010 #1 Sponsor stantley Joined: May 22, 2005 Messages: 7,091 Make sure all of these files are in C:\WINDOWS\system32 spoolsv.exe spoolss.dll localspl.dll win32spl.dll winspool.drv tcpmon.dll tcpmib.dll usbmon.dll Any idea what I need to do next? I've tried your suggestions as well as numerous others and still I can't get the printer spooler to start.

stantley, Aug 6, 2010 #7 Palladia-Mors Thread Starter Joined: Apr 16, 2008 Messages: 211 Can I just copy and paste the one in i386, or do I need to expand it? I am just looking for a fix so that I can print. The Print Spooler depends on Remote Procedure Call (RPC), and hpdj00 depends on the Print Spooler. http://spamdestructor.com/print-spooler/print-spooler-error-2-windows-7.php There is sooo much bad stuff circulating that it is pretty much impossible for one to catch everything.

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Short URL to this thread: https://techguy.org/940986 Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Log in with Google Your name or email address: Do you already have an account? Palladia-Mors, Aug 6, 2010 #6 stantley Joined: May 22, 2005 Messages: 7,091 Try using the copy that's in C:\WINDOWS\ServicePackFiles\i386 and see if that makes any difference. Solved: Print Spooler will not start. Advertisements do not imply our endorsement of that product or service.

This is how to use sfc /scanow http://support.microsoft.com/kb/929833Good LuckHope you find the info useful Wednesday, January 20, 2010 4:34 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Did the fix Great fix! July 10, 2013 My server came from dell with a 40GB OS Boot c: drive, and... have a peek at these guys Error 2: The system cannot find the file specified.

Trying to start print spooler from services.msc and get the following error  "Could not start the Print Spooler service on Local Computer. The system returned: (22) Invalid argument The remote host or network may be down. It worked when I had the ‘Print Spooler' not working problem on Windows 8.1 Pro as well. How to Fix the Environment Variable?How to Add a Custom Folder in Explorer Navigation Pane under "This PC"?Show Color on Title bar, but not on Taskbar and Start Menu in Windows

richie June 19, 2014 at 4:34 pm thanks you so much , thanks a ton . Reboot and then follow the steps to clean up printer drivers here: http://members.shaw.ca/bsanders/CleanPrinterDrivers.htm Reboot and then try installing the Canon software. vicks vicks, Aug 5, 2010 #4 stantley Joined: May 22, 2005 Messages: 7,091 Go to Start > Run type cmd Then type this: Expand C:\WINDOWS\I386\SPOOLSV.EX_ c:\windows\system32\spoolsv.exe stantley, Aug 5, Some piece of HP printer software is STILL on my computer, disabling the Print Spooler.

In case the ImagePath value exists but contains incorrect data (pointing to a non-existent file), it results in "Error 2: The system cannot find the file specified." when starting the Spooler If you found this helpful, please leave a comment below. on the right side, look for print spooler, double left click on it, select start, close the system services window. So, knowing this...

Unzip and run the enclosed REG file. Should I run clnspool? spoolss.dll: Yes localspl.dll: Yes win32spl.dll: Yes winspool.drv: Yes, plus Winspool.exe "loaded as Winspool.drv" tcpmon.dll: Yes tcpmib.dll: Yes usbmon.dll: Yes The search for spoolsv turned up three files: spoolsv.exe in C:\WINDOWS\$NtServicePackUninstall$ SPOOLSV.EX_ This restores the default registry settings for the Print Spooler service in Windows 7, 8 and 8.1.

The HP printer programs I uninstalled are: HP PSC & OfficeJet 4.7 HP Deskjet 5700 Series HP Deskjet Printer Preload Thank you! I have an HP Pavillion a1101n, Windows XP Home SP3. Post a HiJackThis log and I'll see if any problems show up there.