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Microsoft admits that there is a strange printer Bug in Win11 and will automatically install HP Smart applications

2024-06-24 Update From: SLTechnology News&Howtos shulou NAV: SLTechnology News&Howtos > IT Information >


Shulou( Report-- news on December 5, some time ago, there was feedback from users that non-HP devices running Win10 and Win11 systems would automatically install HP Smart applications through Microsoft Store.

Microsoft has now confirmed the problem, as well as the issue that "printer names and icons may change automatically". A Microsoft survey shows that the problem is not caused by HP updates.

According to Microsoft, symptoms may include the following:

Some Windows 10 and Windows 11 devices install HP Smart applications automatically.

Regardless of the printer manufacturer, the printer is renamed the HP printer. Most are named HP LaserJet M101-M106, and the printer icon may change.

Double-click the printer to display the error message "there are no tasks available on this page". reminds you that there is only a change in the printer name, which does not affect the normal use of the printer.

Microsoft noted that because these symptoms are related to the automatic installation of HP Smart, Windows devices that do not have access to Microsoft Store are not expected to be affected by these issues.

Unfortunately, Microsoft did not mention any solutions or temporary fixes. Microsoft only said it was working with its partners to investigate the issue and provide updates when more information is available.

Affected platforms: clients: Win11 23H2, 22H2, 21H2; Win10 22H2, 21H2, 1809, 1607; Windows 10 Enterprise LTSC 2019, 2016 and 2015 LTSB

Server: Windows Server 2022; Windows Server, version 1809; Windows Server 2019; Windows Server 2016; Windows Server 2012 R2; Windows Server 2012

Related readings:

"Win10 / Win11 automatic installation HP Smart application exposure: caused by metadata error"

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