Blank Page or splwow64.exe crash with Server 2009

When using Server 2009, splwow64.exe crashes when running a conversion, and/or the output PDF is a blank page.

Probable Cause

The Server printer drivers are outdated. 


Update the Server printer drivers.

  1. Download this  file:
  2. Do a search and replace both the x86 and x64 DLL's with any occurrences on the system.
  3. Rename the old file and copy in the new one.