Different computers, the identification of the printer category is different, many times this will happen, the same printer, can be installed on this computer, and the computer failed to install . So what should I do if the Win7 printer fails to install? The following small series will introduce you to the solution that Win7 can't install the printer driver.
1, the printer needs to support a particular service can also work, the service is the "Print Spooler". This service must be turned on if you want to install and use the printer properly.
How to view and open the service: Right click on "My Computer" and select "Manage" from the pop-up menu.
2, open the "Computer Management" window, expand "Services and Applications" → "Services", find the "Print Spooler" service and double-click.
3, and then in the pop-up window, ensure that the service has been started. If it does not start, set the "Startup Type" to "Auto" and click the "Start" button to start the service.
4, next, the printer can process according to operating instructions to install the printer driver it.
Of course, if you do not have a printer installation manual, you can install the printer driver as follows.
Case 1: If the printer driver is self-installing, you can install the printer driver first. After the driver is installed, connect the printer. At this time, the computer will automatically recognize the printer and find the matching driver to install. .
Case 2: If the printer driver is not self-installing executable program, you need to add the printer via the control panel. To do this, open the "Control Panel", find and double-click "Devices and Printers" and enter.
Right-click the window space, select "Add Printer" item. Then you can follow the window prompts to select the appropriate printer driver to install.