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What to do if splwow64.exe is not responding

Note: this article is valid for new versions of Windows, that means: XP, Vista, Windows7, 8 and Windows 10

splwow64.exe - What to do if hangs up?
The typical situation is: you "click on something", windows appears to be frozen, and after several seconds (or minutes, if yo are really lucky :-), the famous message appears: splwow64.exe is not responding and will be terminated.
This problem is more serious in older versions of Windows, say XP. Modern Windows can recover more easily and mostly you can simply start splwow64.exe again and continue in your work.
If the problem persists, try to restart Windows.
Next step is to run a check disk - very often the software freeze just because of the disk error - when the process cannot read the data from the hard disk. Another reason for not responding issue may be frozen internet connection - test it as well.

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What to do if above still does not work?

splwow64.exe not responding If you cannot terminate the process splwow64.exe by clicking on big "X" in top right corner of main window, open Program manager (Ctrl+Alt+Del works well), locate splwow64.exe and terminate it there. (See the image). Note: "not responding..." is a very common message and it doesn't need to be a problem in a splwow64.exe itself. Other software may block splwow64.exe, or it can be a problem 'somewhere' in Windows. If the above advices do not work, try some registry cleaner and also deeply scan your computer with some anti-virus software.

General information about purpose and description of splwow64.exe
This program is a default feature of Windows-running computers, and runs on your system when a printer is working with Microsoft Office, to communicate between a 32-bit system to 64-bit, hence the name of the file.

Security risk rating: N/A (not available)
Note: The security risk rating above is an average value based on user's opinions.
Trojan and malware info: N/A
Typical errors which comes together with not responding error: An error occured in file splwow64.exe, An error occurred in application XXX, splwow64.exe is not responding and will be terminated

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