Printers are one of the highest popular PC accessories, but unfortunately also the most prone to issues after an upgrade to Windows 10.
However no need to worry!! As we here are our tips on how to fix Can’t print since installing Windows 10.
Windows 10, that is the latest Windows updated version till yet, is indubitably a pretty solid operating system. It becomes even special because of being free during the first year.
But as nothing in this world is perfect, so same is the case with Windows 10. It also becomes problematic sometimes. One such case is printer support.
Windows 10 often provides its users with Printer Stopped Working issue.
Actually Windows 10 warns you in case if not going to support your printer before you installed it. However sometimes even supported models not work smoothly after an upgrade.
New operating systems do not always comprises drivers for old printers and manufacturers do not always provide updated drivers in a timely fashion.
So, in case if encountering cannot print after Windows 10 update issue, here are some tips for you to get your problem fixed.
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These tips are proven working to fix printer not working after Windows 10 update. Have a quick glance:
Go to the printer’s manufacturer’s website to check if your printer model supports Windows 10. If yes, download and install the Window 10 driver for your printer. If no, download the latest version which the manufacturer has released such as Windows 8 or Windows 7 version. As chances are high that they might be compatible with Windows 10.
The driver download can normally get found in the Support section. After downloading the driver, always make double-click onto the installer file to install the driver.
Below shown screenshot is the problem device with a yellow mark for your reference.
For this, kindly refer below mentioned steps. These steps details briefly how to use Windows update in Windows 10 to update drivers.
Here click Check for updates. And then after that wait while Windows looks for the latest updates for your computer system.
In case if all the aforementioned methods fail to resolve Windows 10 can’t find network printer issue, then you should once roll back to a previous Windows OS version. As chances are high that this would retrieve the printer driver won’t install or printer stopped working after Windows 10 Update 2018 issue.
So, this was all about fixing the Can’t print since installing Windows 10 issue.
Hopefully you enjoyed reading the blog and it helped you out.