When installing a printer in Windows, do you get the message Unable to install Printer Operation could not be completed Error? Users have expressed their dissatisfaction with Windows 10's fall creator upgrade.
During the installation or use of the printer, Unable to install Printer Operation that could not be completed may occur, especially after a Windows upgrade or reinstall. The difficulty is caused by a number of factors.
If you're experiencing the same Printer Installation Error 0x000003eb, The printer could not be installed. As a result, the procedure was unable to be completed. To resolve this, use the solutions listed below.
If you're getting this issue while trying to install a new printer, make sure the Windows Installer Service is up and running, and if it is, restart it.
If the service isn't running, double-click it. Then, as indicated in the figure below, change the startup type to automatic and start the service next to service status.
If the print Spooler service is interrupted or stuck for whatever reason, this will result in a printer installation or configuration error. Particularly during the Windows upgrade procedure. The print spooler should be checked and started from the Windows service.
It's possible that a driver conflict is causing the problem. In that instance, use the Windows registry editor to delete the printer keys to fix the problem. Note: We recommend backing up the Windows registry before making any modifications.
Stop the Print Spooler Service first:
These are the most efficient ways for resolving the Unable to install Printer Operation could not be completed Error. We hope that your problem will be solved by following the steps outlined above.