Why is my printer offline on print server?

Re: printer is OFFLINE in Print Server Make sure you have the IP/Hostname right by opening CWIS from the server. or that IP filtering isn’t blocking the server. As for how to install: Remove the printer, then install this driver.

How do I get my printer server back online?

Go to the Start icon on the bottom left of your screen then choose Control Panel and then Devices and Printers. Right click the printer in question and select “See what’s printing”. From the window that opens choose “Printer” from the menu bar at the top. Select “Use Printer Online” from the drop down menu.

How do I turn my printer online?


  1. Click [Start] ( ) > [Control Panel] > [Hardware and Sound], and then click [Printer].
  2. The following screen appears to confirm the printer status of your printer.
  3. * If the [Printer] is offline, it shows ( ) [Offline].
  4. If the [Printer] is offline, set it to online.
  5. Right-click on .
  6. The following screen appears.

How do I fix print spooler?

Android Spooler: How to Fix

  1. Tap the settings icon on your Android device and select the Apps or Applications button.
  2. Select ‘Show System Apps’ in this section.
  3. Scroll down this section and select ‘Print Spooler’.
  4. Press both Clear Cache and Clear Data.
  5. Open the document or image you want to print.

Why is my printer spooling and not printing?

You could try the following steps to overcome the spooling message while printing. b) Right click on your default printer and click Printer Properties. c) Click “Advanced” on top and then select the option “Print directly to the printer”. 2) Try turning the spooling service off.

Why is my HP printer saying its offline?

Try printing from another device While you may assume that offline issues are due to printer errors, a flawed connection can be device-specific. Try connecting to another computer and see if your issues clear up. If it’s possible to print from another device, you know that the problem is most likely not the printer.

How do you restart a print spooler on a server?

How To Restart the Print Spooler Service on a Windows OS

  1. Open the Start Menu.
  2. Type services.
  3. Scroll down and select the Print Spooler Service.
  4. Right click on the Print Spooler service and select Stop.
  5. Wait for 30 seconds for the service to stop.
  6. Right click on the Print Spooler service and select Start.