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Printer Stopped Working After Windows 10 Update 2019

Your printer may stop working after updating the operating system version of a Windows system. This issue occurs when the printer does not support the Windows 10 OS. Here are some easy and quick guidelines to solve the issue. You can also call our technical experts for solving the problem.

Instant solution for the printer stopped working after Windows 10 update 2019 Issue.

  1. Click the Windows icon on the bottom left corner of your computer’s display.
  2. Select Settings --> Devices --> Printers & Scanners.
  3. Scroll down and check if your printer name is present in the Unspecified section.
  4. Right-click on the printer’s name and select Troubleshoot.
  5. Delete the printer software on your computer.
  6. Install the currently released software.
  7. Reset your printer to its default configurations.
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Brief explanation on how to fix the printer stopped working after Windows 10 update?

  1. Reinstall the current version of the printer software on your computer and try to solve the problem.
  2. Tap the Windows icon present at the bottom left corner of your computer’s display.
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  3. Type Devices in the search field and select Devices and Printers in the result.
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  4. Find your printer name under Printers or Unspecified.
  5. Right-click on your printer’s name and select the Troubleshoot option.
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  6. Go through the instructions on the screen and try to solve the issue.
  7. Carry out the upcoming guidelines if the problems continue.
  8. Go to Settings.
  9. Search for Devices and select the Printers & Scanners option.
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  10. Check if your printer name is present under Add Printers & Scanners.
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  11. Delete the printer software on your computer if the printer name does not display on the screen.

Note:Follow the upcoming steps to remove the printer software on your computer.

  • Go to Settings --> Devices --> Printers & Scanners.
  • Select the name of your printer and click Remove Devices.
  • Search for Print Management and select it from the result.
  • Right-click on your printer name and click Delete.
  1. Download and launch the updated version of the printer software on your computer.
  2. Make sure that the software is compatible with the operating system and version of your computer.
  3. Execute a printer operation and check if the printer is working properly.

Note:

  • You can also update the software of your printer using a related option on your computer and try to solve the issue.
  • Click the Windows icon.
  • Search for Device Manager and select it from the result.
  • Go to Printers and find your printer name.
  • Right-click on the name and select Update Driver.
  • Click the Search Automatically option to update the printer software.
  1. Contact our techies for more solutions to solve the Printer Stopped Working After Windows 10 Update? issue.
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