Windows Blue Screen When Printing after March 2021 Updates

Mar - 15 2021 | By

After the March 2021 Security Updates for Windows 10, when printing to certain printers with a Type 3 Driver can cause a Blue Screen Crash.  APC_INDEX_MISMATCH what failed win32kfull.sys.  This does not affect all brands of printers but Kyocera, Ricoh, Zebra, and a few others are known to have issues after this update.  This problem was identified by Microsoft on 3/10/2021.

Fixes for this issue can be downloaded from Microsoft Catalog or may show up as a Optional Update inside of Windows Update. These updates were released on 3/15/2021.

As it stands this update will not install automatically.