If your printer not printing it could be for various reasons it can be because of faulty drivers, the latest windows update, print spooler services, Paper jamming, etc.
Before troubleshooting please make sure your printer is properly connected to Ethernet wire if you have a wired Printer, uninstall new software/Antivirus So here are few troubleshooting steps by which you can fix your printer issues.
Set the printer as default.
Please make sure your canon printer is a default printer for that you can go to the control panel then devices and printer and then select your printer and make a right-click and set as default. This is one of the main reasons by which your canon printer not printing.
Sometimes the printer will fix its issue by own for that you need to again go to control panel >>Devices and printers>Select your printer and make right-click on it and then troubleshoot then it will take a while and the printer will fix automatically on its own if the problem is related to software. After doing these steps still your Canon printer not printing then go to the next step.
Some time canon printer stops printing because of faulty drivers or if you didn’t update on time for that you need to go to device manager(type device manager on the search box )and then the printer make a right-click on it and then you will get an update option by which you can update your printer drivers sometimes the drivers of your printer will be corrupt for that I will recommend you to uninstall and install it again. After doing these steps still your Canon printer not printing then go to the next step.
Print spooler service.
It is a very common problem if your print spooler service stopped then you cannot take a print from your canon printer for that you need to open “RUN” box by pressing windows key +R and in that open box you need to type Services.msc then check for print spooler services and also check for status and make it running if it is already in running condition that means the services is running okay.
Check the compatibility.
Mostly if you are using older type printer it might be not compatible with windows 10 for that we will recommend you to download latest drivers from their website.
Paper jamming is one of the reasons by which your canon printer not printing for that I will recommend you avoid overfilling tray, avoid unnecessary jams, make sure if your paper is properly aligned, and also check the paper is not overloaded in-tray.
Cancel all the documents.
You need to cancel all the documents which are in the queue for that make a right-click on your printer and click “what’s printing “and then cancel all the documents one by one.
Uninstall all the drivers and install it again.
If your canon printer not printing after all the troubleshooting step the final option is to uninstall all the drivers of your printer for that you need to go to
Control panel >>programs>>then select your printer and uninstall one by one all the drivers.
Then go to the brand website search for your printer where you will get all the drivers of your printer you just need to download the latest drivers of your printer after that just restart your computer and your printer and you are good to go.
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