Unable to print from Windows virtual machine

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Symptoms

I am not able to print from my Windows virtual machine.

Cause

Print Spooler service is not turned on or is not started in Windows.

Resolution

This is a Windows-related issue and we recommend you to contact Microsoft Technical Support for its investigation.

The possible workaround is to start the Windows Print Spooler service manually:

  1. Press 'cmd'+R combination.
  2. In the Run window type services.msc.

  3. Locate the Print Spooler and click Start.

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