I have a user whom I have removed a "fake antivirus" on her machine but now her print spooler service is unable to start. I have attempted to restart the service to no avail. Is there a way to repair/reinstall the service from a xp cd?
First, are there any specific errors you could list from the event logs? What kind of printer do you have, because HP has a tool that may help as it can fix some problems automatically (not sure if it will run otherwise).
Now that the computer is clean (hopefully you ran multiple removal tools), I would do a system restore.
I would also do
Google FTW. The answeris, "Yes man!"
Edit: I added the post here.