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How to Start/Stop Printer Extensions and Notifications

Service name: PrintNotify

Display name: Printer Extensions and Notifications


Description:

This service opens custom printer dialogue boxes and handles notifications from a remote print server or a printer. If you turn this service
off, you won’t be able to see printer extensions or notifications.


Path to executable:

C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe -k print

Services Regedit CMD Msconfig

Msconfig:
This method shows you how to Start/Stop Printer Extensions and Notifications service from starting with the operating system using
System Configuration

Perform the following steps:

Please go to Start and click on the Type here to search

Type msconfig and press Enter

In System Configuration please go to Services tab and locate Printer Extensions and Notifications service
Uncheck the box to prevent this service to start and then press OK to finish

Any change make in System Configuration will be apply after restart