Microsoft Acknowledges, Will Fix USB Printer Flaw in Windows 10

Microsoft Acknowledges, Will Fix USB Printer Flaw in Windows 10

Within the wake of in vogue experiences of considerations with Dwelling windows 10 PCs linked to USB printers, Microsoft talked about it would possibly well well fix the mission.

“After placing in KB4557957, determined printers would be unable to print,” a Microsoft make stronger doc explains. “Print spooler would possibly well additionally simply error or shut when attempting to print and no output will come from [the] affected printer. That it is likely you’ll additionally simply additionally bump into points with the apps you strive to print from. You would possibly well well receive an error from the app or the app would possibly well additionally simply shut … This mission would possibly well additionally simply additionally have an impress on software-essentially based fully printers, to illustrate[,] printing to PDF.”

KB4557957 is an substitute that Microsoft issued this previous week as section of its monthly “Patch Tuesday” releases. Among its many fixes are “updates to toughen safety when the utilization of exterior gadgets … such as printers.” Since issuing this substitute, Microsoft has also as a lot as this point its description to consist of the printing points it causes. The considerations appear to electrify Dwelling windows 10 version 1903 or more recent.

“Microsoft is working on a decision and can present an substitute when extra data is on hand,” the make stronger doc adds.

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