In windows server 2003, when you try to install BCL printer then you might have received driver error “Port Was Not Created and an Error Occurred during Driver Installation. (-2).” You receive this driver error due to the absence of print Spooler service in your windows server 2003. Print Spooler service is the file which is use while installing the printer in your system. If this file gets corrupt then you will receive this error. This service also gets disable due to certain different reasons. If you don’t take steps to enable this service this you will not be capable of installing BCL printer in your windows server 2003.
What are reasons for generating this driver error?
Missing of print Spooler service from your system create this issue.
What are the symptoms?
When you try to install BCL printer on windows server 2003 then you might have received the following error:-
“Port was not created and An error occurred during driver installation. (-2)”
“AddPortex: The RPC Server is unavailable, 1722”. Clicking “OK” will generate the message: “Port Was not created”. Clicking “OK” will generate the message:”An error occurred during driver installation. (-2)”
How to get rid of this driver error?
To fix this driver error you have to confirm that the Print Spooler service is present in your system or not and to confirm this follow the given below steps:-
- Click on start button and then select control panel.
- Under the control panel, click and select the Administrative tools.
- When the Administrative tools page opens then click on services.
- In the Services, list finds the Print Spooler service file.
- When you find this file that means that this Print Spooler service is running in your system and if condition if this file is stopped working then right click on this file and then click on start.
- This will surely run this Print Spooler service file and then try to again install the BCL printer.
But in case if you receive this error again then you will get frustrated, so I advise you to use third party repair tool. Third party repair tool is made powerful so that you can remove your-your system problems. This tool has not only tendency to fix this driver error message but also can fix dissimilar other windows errors. This tool also protects your system from accessing of the virus, removes malware etc. If you want to fix this driver error everlastingly then use this third party repair tool.