If you want to install printer with web browser so that you print the documents of other data files then you have to also focus on its requirements because if you will not fulfill its requirements then it will give the error “Printer installation failed” and if you will unable to install the printer you can’t use it. This mostly happens with Microsoft Windows 2008 based computer. If you try to install a local internet based printer from your web browser then you may receive the error message as-
“Printer installation failed. You do not have enough privilege to complete the printer installed on the local machine.”
Cause of this error:-
The main cause of this error is when you try to use a local internet based printer but you have no permission or you are not login as administrator then you can get the error when try to install a printer from web browser. As we know that if you are login as a administrator then you have the full permission to do any activity of the system but if you have logged in with as a general user then you can perform the activities of admin. If the Initialize and script Activex controls not marked as safe setting to set enable local intranet in Microsoft Internet Explorer then you may also get the error when you try to install Internet printer. If it is enabled then IPP (Internet Printing) tries to create a new connection but due to permission problem it gives the error and unable to install a printer.
How to fix this error:-
You can how to fix error when you try to install the printer from web browser because you are getting the error due to permission denied or you have not login as administrator so run the system as administrator then try to install local internet printer. Sometime due to setting problems of internet explorer it is unable to install printer so you can also do that go to the Tools from internet explorer and reset it. You can also do that scan the system and remove the malicious programs so that system may safe from those harmful programs. You can also use Microsoft hotfix to solve this problem but before using hotfix you have to restart the system and don’t change the setting of registry file. You can also do that repair windows and update it because sometime due to missing system files you get many types of problems and they irritate you.