How to Resolve HP 'Printer in Error' State?
If your printer’s status displays “Printer in error state”. There may be a problem with printer itself. Sometimes restarting both your computer and your printer can be the solution to printer in error state. If that does not resolve the issue and you are still wondering,why is my HP printer in an error state. Here are a few steps to do so, make sure that your printer is online and reinstall the printer driver. Now, set the spooler services to automatic and update your windows.