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Cannot print from mapped printer on windows 2003 server

Hello Guys

I cannot print from a locally installed printer that is mapped to a windows 2003 sever.

I have installed the printer locally and can print locally. I connect to the windows 2003 server by using remote desktop connection. i have checked the printer checkbox under local resources, so that it maps the printer when i connect.

I can also see the printer on my printer list when i am logged on to the windows 2003 server, but when i print to the printer nothing happens.

I have the printer driver installed both locally and on the windows 2003 server....

Does anyone have an idea to what is wrong......???????
Sep 24 '07 #1
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epots9
1,351 Expert 1GB
is it just that printer or any printer connected to the server? I'm thinking it a security issue that has to be adjusted.
Sep 24 '07 #2
it is any printer connected to the server.
Sep 24 '07 #3
epots9
1,351 Expert 1GB
it is any printer connected to the server.
it is a security issue, you have to setup your firewall to allow these types of connections.
Sep 24 '07 #4

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