Receive error "“Windows cannot connect to the printer" when attempting to connect to a network printer in Windows 7

I tried my best to connect / add a shared printer on my network, but the windows continuesly gives an error message that " Windows cannot connect to the printer. The print processor does not exist." please help me in this regard.

*original title -Printer Error – “Windows cannot connect to the printer. The print processor does not exist”*

 

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Last updated May 9, 2018 Views 2,266 Applies to:
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Hi shahid_nhmc,

 

I would suggest you to refer to the below provided link and use the steps provided. Check if this helps resolve the issue -

http://social.answers.microsoft.com/forums/en-us/w7hardware/thread/26DFB40E-384C-4613-B1F2-A6A222D10397

 

Hope this helps.

Thanks,
Meghmala – Microsoft Support

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