In Windows 10, the Printer Not Activated Error -30 message can prohibit you from printing to both your physical and virtual PDF printers. The solutions to this problem are listed below.
Printer Not Activated Error Code -30
User Account not having the authorization to print files, default printer not being set, and outdated or corrupted drivers are the most typical causes of the “Printer not enabled, error code -30” warning in Windows 10.
This error message can also appear when attempting to print to a PDF printer, although the error code will most likely be “Printer not activated error code -30 PDF or 20 PDF.” So take a glance to resolve this issue on Windows 10 computers.
1. Grant Full Control to User
Suppose the “Printer Not Activated Error Code -30” notice is caused by your User Account not having the requisite permissions to print. In that case, it can be resolved by granting your User Account the necessary privileges.
1. Right-tap on the File that you are unable to print, then click on Properties.
2. On the Properties screen, tap on the Security tab, then click on the Edit button.
3. Tap your User Account on the next screen and grant Full Control to your User Account.