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Windows could not start Print Spooler service on Local Computer. Error 1053: The service did not respond to the start or control request in timely fashion.

My printer was working ok and then today I got this message. Tried to strat the Spooler from services but is does not respond to start and I can not stop it either. Heeeelp.
 

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Last updated March 7, 2019 Views 6,203 Applies to:
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Hi Slobodan,

 

Thank you for posting.

 

1.      Is your computer connected to Domain?

 

Please refer to the link.

 

FIX: You receive an "Error 1053: The service did not respond to the start or control request in a timely fashion" error message when you stop or pause a managed Windows service

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/839174

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