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Windows Error Code 0x00000057

How to Fix Windows Error Code 0x00000057?

Windows Error Code 0x00000057 has associated a printer error on Windows which does not permit the user to add the printer. Actually, when users trying to connect a shared printer over a network, often the printer does not exist and the users unable to connect and receives this error Code 0x00000057. The reason could be caused by the occurrence of this error includes as an outdated driver issue, Installed new printer driver, corrupt drivers previously installed and the permission issues, etc.  So, if you are facing the same issue, when you are trying to add the printer it installs and if it doesn’t add the printer because of the corrupted files in the DriverStore. Then you don’t need to worry about it, the error code 0x00000057 is fixed easily, as it’s suggested by the Window tech support team. Well, here the blog will explain you very simple steps to Fix Windows Error Code 0x00000057 Then you just need to follow the below steps to fix the problem quickly.


Steps to Fix Windows Error Code 0x00000057:-

Step 1:- Enter Network Location

First of all, open the start menu and in the search bar, enter the network location before you hit the enter key.

Step 2:- Connect to Printer

When the network window will open up, right click on the printer and select the connect option.

Step 3:-View Error

A pop-up window of “Add printer” will appear and it will inform you that “Windows cannot connect to the printer”. Click on the see details and you will see “Operation failed with error 0x00000057”.

Step 4:- Go to Devices and Printers

  • Then properly add the shared printer.
  • Go back to the start menu and then click on “Devices and Printers”.

Step 5:-Add a Printer Button

In the “Devices and Printers” window, click on the “Add a Printer” button at the top.

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Step 6:-Create a New Port

  • Then a new window will appear on your screen. There you will see two options; “use an existing port” or “create a new port”.
  • Now you should choose the “Create a new port” option. Click on the Next button to continue.

Step 7:-Enter Network Location

You will then be prompted to provide the ‘Port” name. Enter the “Network location” followed by the shared printer name and then click on the “OK” button.

Step 8:-Select the Printer’s Manufacturer

  • In the next window, select the printer’s manufacturer and its model.
  • Once you are done, click on the “Next” button.

Step 9:- Type a Printer Name

In the next screen, you will be asked to type in the Printer’s name. Once you are done, continue further.

Step 10:- Printer Added Successfully

  • You will be notified that you have successfully added your printer.
  • Then hit on the “Finish” button in order to exit.
  • In this manner, the blue screen of death stop error 0x00000057 will be resolved and your network printer will be successfully added.

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