How to fix printing Error 0x8007007e in windows 10?

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It is the best place to get the answers and solutions for your HP printers. If you’re unable to use your HP printer with Windows 10, this article may help you. I understand you are getting Error 0x8007007e while printing from Microsoft Edge. If you are getting this message “Your printer has experienced an unexpected configuration problem. 0x8007007e” in Microsoft Edge then you have to follow some troubleshooting steps to fix this error.

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Reason for getting error 0x8007007e in windows 10.

If you are a windows 10 user from a long time then you might have faced this error 0x8007007e on the computer. This type of error occurs while you are scanning from the printer “Scan Failed with error 0x8007007e “, printing from the web browsers like Edge Chrome or Firefox “unexpected configuration problem 0x8007007e”.

In most cases when you get latest updates from Microsoft for Windows 10, it failed to update the driver and software of the computer. Sometimes when you shut down the computer during the updates, at that time files of the computer corrupt due to missing updates. So don’t panic, please follow the instructions below and in case this doesn’t fix the problem Call HP Support 1-800-667-9229 for regular check up the device for this error. HP Technician will help you online to fix this error code on the computer.

Steps to fix 0x8007007e error

  • Update the HP printer driver on the computer.
  • Make sure Microsoft windows have the latest update installed.
  • Run HP Printer troubleshooter from the settings of the computer.
  • Run the HP scan and doctor to fix printing problems.
  • In case your printer was working fine earlier but not now, you can reinstall the HP printer.
  • Restart the print spool services from the control panel.
  • Delete the spool files from the printer folder. (%windir%\system32\spool\PRINTERS )


In case the computer shows you the same error after troubleshooting steps then call HP Live Support for more help. TOLL-FREE 1-800-667-9229

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13 thoughts on “How to fix printing Error 0x8007007e in windows 10?

  1. I was facing this issue for last 3 days and i tried every single step but this troubleshooting method fix the issue in single go. I contact Microsoft also but no luck from their side. Thanks to HP people they fixed this error online.

  2. My name is John i was also facing the same error while printing from Microsoft Edge “Error 0x8007007e” with my HP Officejet pro 8600 printer. At last I called HP Printer Support toll free 1-800-667-9229 for help and they fix the problem online remotely.

  3. I was also facing the same problem with my Lenovo Computer with Windows 10 on it. When i was printing it says “your printer is facing configuration problem 0x8007007e” . Thanks to HP Technician Team they fixed the problem online remotely. And its working now perfectly Thanks again πŸ™‚ !!

  4. I was trying to print an email from my outlook and suddenly I got this error msg in print box “your printer has experienced an unexpected configuration problem 0x8007007e” I tried every single step to fix this error but failed. I tried to restore my computer but still getting the same issue πŸ™ . Thanks to HP people they took over my computer screen and fix that error online. Now it is working with all my email applications. They took half an hour and they resolved my error problem. Let me tell you I was using the Lenovo laptop and brother printer with windows 10 latest.

  5. I am sharing my experience here because HP helped me fixing this issue online. In first place I followed all the steps mention below, then at last i called HP toll free 1-800-667-9229 and they get into my computer remotely and in an hour they fix this error, it was the problem with my internal printer files which got corrupted due to infection. They cleaned it up and install new files for my device.

  6. “unexpected configuration problem 0x8007007e” not able to print PDF documents giving me the same error code. I tried these steps but no luck!! But these HP tech they are awesome i called them on toll free 1-800-667-9229 and they fixed the error code online with remote session. They told me that it will take half an hour to install the latest network printer files and to clean up the computer. Thanks again for your big help you saved my time today πŸ˜‰

  7. Brand: Lenovo yoga 530
    Operating System: Windows 10
    Printer: Cannon MF3010
    Facing Error code “your printer has experienced an unexpected configuration problem 0x8007007e”
    Help ?

    1. Please call our HP technician Team Toll Free 1-800-667-9229 we will diagnose the issue for you and try to fix it remotely. Do not make any changes to your devices just call support for help.
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  8. I was facing this error code when i download driver update software on my computer. It says ” your printer has experienced an unexpected configuration problem 0x8007007e” and i don’t know how to fix this I tried all these steps but still the same problem. Any suggestions?

    1. Hi, Dona Jones

      we feel sorry that you are still facing this issue after the troubleshooting steps. But don’t you worry please contact our HP Printer support team on 1-800-667-9229 and they will check the exact problem remotely and we will fix them online.

  9. I was printing my PDF document from my email suddenly i got the error msg unexpected configuration problem 0x8007007e. I call Hp Live support team on toll free 1-800-667-9229 and they fixed the problem online for me. I love the way they fix the issue remotely. Thanks for your wonderful help.

  10. Thanks, HP Windows Support team for fixing my error code on my windows 10 computer. It was hard to print emails from my Surface Pro. But you guys did a wonderful job. Thanks again

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