Printer Not Working After Windows 10 Updating

Sometimes, your printer might not work properly after you update/upgrade your Windows 10 OS. To resolve this printer not working after Windows 10 update problem, perform the following troubleshooting steps

Restart your computer

  • Click the Start icon followed by the Power icon and select the Restart option to restart your Windows 10 computer

Windows 10 compatibility

Restart your printer

Connection between the printer and computer

Re-install the printer software

Printing troubleshooter

Uninstall KB4524147 update

If you have installed the KB4524147 update on your Windows 10 computer, then that might be a major cause for this issue. So, uninstall the update as mentioned below.

  • Why is my wireless printer not printing?

    First, try restarting your computer, printer and wireless router. To check if your printer is connected to your network: Print a Wireless Network Test report from the printer control panel. On many printers pressing the Wireless button allows direct access to printing this report.

  • Why is my printer showing error?

    The other most probable reason for the printing error is the connection between your computer and the printer. If you are sure that the transmission cable is working okay (tested the printer on another computer), then the problem might be the drivers. This can be the printer drivers or the USB port drivers.

  • Why do my 3d prints keep failing?

    Another common fail is over extrusion. Over extrusion happens when your 3D printer pushes out too much plastic too fast, causing a jam in the end of the nozzle. ... Make sure YOURu layer height is less than your nozzle diameter. Increase your cooling fan's power (this will cool the plastic and cause it to slow down)

  • What is the WPS button?

    WPS stands for Wi-Fi Protected Setup. It is a wireless network security standard that tries to make connections between a router and wireless devices faster and easier. WPS works only for wireless networks that use a password that is encrypted with the WPA Personal or WPA2 Personal security protocols.

  • How do I reset my printer?

    To restore your HP printer to factory-default settings, follow these steps. Turn the product off. Disconnect the power cable from the product for 30 seconds and then reconnect. Turn the product on while you press and hold the Resume button for 10-20 seconds. The Attention light turns on. Release the Resume button.