Windows 10: printer is not working and I was told that since I upgraded Windows, the computer will not...

Discus and support printer is not working and I was told that since I upgraded Windows, the computer will not... in Windows 10 Drivers and Hardware to solve the problem; My Lexmark 5600-6600 will not print since I updated Microsoft. I was told the computer doesn't recognize the printer.... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Drivers and Hardware' started by Catherine81, Jul 20, 2018.

  1. printer is not working and I was told that since I upgraded Windows, the computer will not...


    My Lexmark 5600-6600 will not print since I updated Microsoft. I was told the computer doesn't recognize the printer.

    :)
     
    Catherine81, Jul 20, 2018
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  2. Printer not working

    Hi Terry,

    Thank you for posting in Microsoft Community.

    How have you connected the printer to your computer? Is it wired or wireless connection?

    I suggest you to follow the methods below and check if it helps.

    Method 1: Run Hardware and Devices Troubleshooter

    Follow these steps to run Hardware and Devices troubleshooter:


    • Press Windows key + X and click on
      Control Panel.

    • Select Troubleshooting.

    • Select View all on the top left corner.

    • Click Hardware and Devices.

    • Follow the on-screen instruction to run the troubleshooter.
    Method 2: Uninstall and reinstall the driver

    I suggest you to try uninstall the Mouse, Touchpad and Printer drivers check if it works for you.
    Follow the steps below:

    • Press Windows Key + X key and click Device Manager.
    • Right-click on the Touchpad device listed and click on ‘Uninstall’.
    • Select the option to Delete driver software.
    • Follow the same steps to uninstall Mouse and Printer drivers.
    • Restart the computer after its uninstalled.
    Try to access the device manufacturer's website and download and install the latest chipset, touchpad and Printer drivers.

    Hope this will fix the issue, if not let us know with the updated status and we will be happy to assist you further.
     
    Giridhar J, Oct 16, 2018
    #2
  3. Printer not working after updating computer to windows 10

    Hi Shelly,

    I suggest you to run the Printer Troubleshooter and check if it helps.

    • In Search window type Troubleshooting and click on it to open it.
    • Click on Hardware and Sound.
    • Then click on Printer to run the troubleshooter. Follow onscreen steps.
    Hope this helps in resolving the issue. If the issue persists, do get back to us. We will be happy to assist you.
     
    Kalpana Shankarappa, Oct 16, 2018
    #3
  4. printer is not working and I was told that since I upgraded Windows, the computer will not...

    Printer

    Hi Rodrigo,

    I am sorry to know that you are having issues with Printer.

    What and all steps have you tried so far?

    Restart the computer and check.

    Also, check for Windows updates.

    I suggest you to run the Printer Troubleshooter and check if it helps.


    • In Search window type Troubleshooting and click on it to open it.

    • Click on Hardware and Sound.

    • Then click on Printer to run the troubleshooter. Follow onscreen steps.
     
    Kalpana Shankarappa, Oct 16, 2018
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