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Duplicate Instances of Printers on Windows 2003 Print Server

People are reporting that there print jobs are running slower than usual.  I went on the 2K3 server and opened up the Printers and Faxes control panel.  I noticed that for every printer there is a duplicate instance of the printer with a slightly different name.  For example for the printer named "Typing_4200" there is also a printer named "Typing_4200 on DC-1 (from IT-1) in session 1".  Obviously DC-1 is the server.  IT-1 is my workstation, which I do use for administrative purposes.  Is this normal or do I have a problem?
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ckangas7
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Jay_Jay70Commented:
Hi ckangas7,

is your server a terminal Server
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ckangas7Author Commented:
It has remote desktop enabled, but otherwise no.  Come to think of it when I saw the duplicate instances it was when I was remoted in.  I just loged on at the actual server and there are now no duplicates.  Interesting, I never noticed that before.  I take it that is normal?
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Jay_Jay70Commented:
i would say so as you have the printers redirected as local printers (ina roundabout way) if that makes any sense? on your remote connection options, check your printer directing settings
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ckangas7Author Commented:
Learn something new everyday : -).  Printer option was checked on remote connection settings.
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Jay_Jay70Commented:
thought it might be :) good stuff
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