[Windows 7 Disable the Print Spooler service
To disable the "Print Spooler" service (in the case that you never use a printer), under Windows 7:
- Click on Start > type "services.msc" in the search field and press enter.
- In the "Services" window, look for the following entry:
- Print Spooler
- Double click and set the "Startup type" as "Disabled"