[Samba] Point'n'Print works for NT4 but not for XP?

Oktay Akbal oktay.akbal at s-tec.de
Tue Jul 29 07:41:50 GMT 2003

On Mon, 28 Jul 2003 12:24:13 +0100 (GMT Daylight Time) Steve Salvini
<salvini at macs.hw.ac.uk> wrote:
> Hi - Last week I mailed the list saying I was having trouble getting
> "Point'n'Print" to work for XP clients.
> Today, as an experiment, I installed NT4 on a spare machine and
> "point'n'print" works fine for it.    This suggest that the problem is
> specific to XP (although I haven't tried a W2k machine).

There is a new Policy in WinXP Sp1 that is called something like "Point
and Print Restrictions". This needed to be set in our case (AD).

Oktay Akbal

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