Re: Spooler Subsystem App Stopped working
The most common reason for the spooler to crash is when there are installed
drivers which aren't Vista compatible. There are other messages here
describing how to remove drivers when your spooler won't start. I'd suggest
you remove all of the printer drivers, then download all the Vista versions
of the drivers you need & install them.
"John O" <JohnO@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
>I just purchased a new computer with Vista. I have yet to get my Dell A940
> printer (which was on an XP machine) working. My first problem was the
> printer stayed "Offline". This was apparently due to XP drivers being
> After going through a procedure to remove the XP driver, I was able to
> the printer "Ready" but now I get an error "Spooler Subsystem App Stopped
> working". I tried to stop and start the Spooler Service but that doesn't
> to help. Can someone please help?