This update resolves the following issue:
- Addresses an issue that might prevent certain printers from printing. The print spooler might generate an error or close unexpectedly when attempting to print, and no output will come from the affected printer. You might also encounter issues with the apps you are attempting to print from, such as receiving an error, or the app might close unexpectedly. This issue might also affect software-based printers, such as when printing to PDF.
Known issues in this update
We are currently not aware of any issues that affect this update.
How to get this update
Microsoft Update Catalog
To get the stand-alone package for this update, go to the Microsoft Update Catalog website.
We strongly recommend that you install the latest servicing stack update (SSU) before you apply this update. The latest SSU for your version of Windows can be found in ADV990001 | Latest Servicing Stack Updates.
For information on SSUs, see the following articles:
- Servicing stack updates
- Servicing Stack Updates (SSU): Frequently Asked Questions
- ADV990001 | Latest Servicing Stack Updates
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