[Samba] [semi-ot] Printing w/ NT, automated driver download and modifying printer settings

Chris Smith chris at realcomputerguy.com
Tue Jul 9 11:01:06 GMT 2002

On Tue, 2002-07-09 at 13:43, Andreas K. Huettel wrote:
> Every user can connect to any printer and install the driver. (OK.)

Same here.
> Only the printer admins can change hardware settings (f.ex. "Can it do
> duplex?"). (semi-OK.)

Same here.

> BUT: Printer hardware settings are stored in the user profile. So, the
> printer admins can set up their printer config properly, everyone else is
> glued to the default settings (which are partly wrong). (NOT OK. BAD. :])

Don't see that situation at all. When the driver is configured by the
printer admin it is instantly changed for all users on the domain.


'Nix MS - Just Say .NyET

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