Resolving Printer Problems in Windows® 7
Windows 7 is the latest version of Windows based operating system. This OS has become an instant hit and it comes with many features and options. Most major computer/hardware manufactures have already started providing Windows 7 compatible drivers and software so that their customers can use their products on Windows 7 computers. This includes printers. Most printers can be easily connected and used with Windows 7 based computers. But as with all things technical, problems can also arise with printers when being run on Windows 7. Some common problems that may come up with the use of printers on Windows 7 include printer not printing, very poor quality prints being produced, printer freezing during operation. Such problems normally occur due to incompatible drivers used for the printers, problems with some of the system files associated with the drivers, malware infections on the system etc. Printer related problems in Windows 7 imply that users would get symptoms such as error messages, system unexpectedly restarting during printer use etc.
- Remove malwares
- Check drivers
- Repair OS
Malware are known to cause problems with the proper functioning of printers on Windows 7. Malwares cause printer related issues by infecting printer drivers or system files and modifying them. Such problems with printers caused by malwares can be resolved by removing infections from the system using antivirus product or malware removal tools.
Problems when using printers with Windows 7 computers might be because of issues with the printer drivers installed on the system. If the printer drivers installed are incompatible, illegitimate or outdated printer related issues would come up. All Windows 7 users experiencing printer related issues are advised to check printer drivers installed on the system and if they are not meeting the aforesaid requirements, then replacing them with suitable ones would solve the issues.
If some of the Windows 7 system files associated with the printers got damaged or corrupted in some way, issues would come up with the use of printers. Such issues can be resolved by repairing the Windows 7 OS using the default OS repair tool and the original installation disk of the OS. If the problem has come up very recently, users can also try restoring the system to a previous date using System Restore feature to get system files in proper condition and thereby solving the issue.
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