[Samba] Can print when logged in as domain user

Robert Moskowitz rgm at htt-consult.com
Fri Oct 22 12:02:06 MDT 2010

On 10/22/2010 01:33 PM, Lukasz Zalewski wrote:
> On 22/10/2010 18:13, Robert Moskowitz wrote:
>> This is on an XP Pro workstation.
>> Now I am trying to print.
>> I can print from a local user. I added domain\user to the permisssions
>> for the printer. I try a test print from the printer properties and get
>> an error.
>> Then I think, well I can print to the printer from the Samba PDC
>> directly, and I have a print share, so lets attach it.
>> So I go to the run dialog and enter \\server
>> I get a windows browser window of all of my shares including the printer
>> share. So I right click on it and check connect and I get the error:
>> A policy is in effect on your computer which prevents you from
>> connecting to this print queue. Please contact your system administrator
>> (which of course is me :( ).
>> So what policy might this be that is blocking printing and how can I fix
>> this for printing either way...
> Check Point and Print Restrictions
> http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc781985%28WS.10%29.aspx

I have and can't figure out what to do with this  :(

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