Fix “Windows can not connect to the printer 0x00000057” error.. Sometimes you install a printer for your windows and the machine gives such an error. Reinstalling windows is a reluctant problem. You do not have to worry in this article we will show you how to fix the “Windows can not connect to the printer 0x00000057” error. Quickly.
right click on desktop, create a new shortcut with target as ‘cmd.exe’.
right click the shortcut, “Run as Administrator”
Launch the printui tool: printui /s/t2
Try deleting the printer. If that doesn’t work…
Click Start > Run > services.msc
Locate the Spooler In service, and right-click > Properties > stop the service.
Open My Computer and navigate to c:\Windows\System32\spool\Printers
(you will need to say “OK” to get access to the folders).
DELETE the contents of that directory.
Restart the Print Spooler service.