[Partially Fixed]Printing from Epson Printers broken with the latest Windows updates
After Installing the latest updates for Windows 10 (KB4048955, KB4048954, KB4048953, KB4048952, or KB4048956), some Epson SIDM and Dot Matrix printers are unable to print on x86 and x64-based systems.Microsoft and Epson have determined the cause of the issue and are working on a solution. This problem is not related to the printer driver, so installing current or older printer drivers will not resolve this issue. We will update this post when more information is available. To be notified of updates to this thread, click the “…” beneath this post and select Subscribe.
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Microsoft has released a patch silently with KB4055038 which resolves this issue. But, the catch is-This Patch is only applicable to Windows 7 and 8.1 but not for Windows 10. I think the Patch for Windows 10 would be out soon too. If you have either of the Windows versions, go to:
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Residing from Chandigarh India, Sumit is a Windows Insider MVP awarded for the first time in 2018. He is also an Independent advisor for Microsoft customers and helps voluntarily as well on the forums.