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Adding printer via log on script or vbs?

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Is it possible to have a printer added on workstations via log on script or a vbs?  would prefer log on script if possible

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Question by:cooljam23
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by:Lee W, MVP
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Yes, using Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI)

See this link for tutorials and instructions:
http://www.microsoft.com/technet/community/events/windows2003srv/tnt1-83.mspx

(It's mostly the same under 2000)
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Hello Cooljam23,

Yes it is, have a look at the following article, although it talks about Terminal services, same applies to an Active Directory or Domain logon script:

http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=KB%3Ben-us%3Bq263226

Thanks and Good Luck
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