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Print Notification - How to turn off?

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We have an application that prints aprox. 200 sheets a day.  The printing notification is rather annoying, as the printer is two feet from the local console.  Is there any way to turn print notification off for a machine, user or specific application?

Also, as an aside, is there any way to stop these print jobs from being logged in the system log?

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The quick and dirty way is to turn off (or stop) the messenger service, the client won't get any messages this way anymore. Of course this will prevent hm to get any other messages sent this way (like net send commands).
On the server side, I don't think there is a way to prevent logging of print jobs...
Do you print through Netware, a shared printer or to a local port.

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The printer is attached to a local port.  (lpt1)  
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Thanks, This was a little more along the lines of what I was looking for.

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