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Standard TCP/IP Printer Port and IP address scheme change

My company will be moving to a new building shortly.  As a result, all of our IP addresses will change.  We have several hundred users using various network printers.  These users all connect directly to the printer using a standard TCP/IP printer port.  The problem is that they were all originally configured using the IP address instead of a hostname.  

My question is: are there any easy ways of updating these printer ports without having to go to every user to make the change?  I've toyed with scripting, but hit a road block when I discovered that Windows 2000 doesn't have the Win32_TCPIPPrinterPort object.  Any alternatives?  
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Are they all the same make and model for printer ports?
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They are all Standard TCP/IP printer ports if that's what you are asking.  The printer hardware varies quite a bit.  We have Xerox phasers, Plotters, HP's, etc.  
What you may want to consider since you are moving, is to set one of your servers up as a print server.  From there you can decide what computers have access to what printers based on their OU in Active directory, and automatically map them to the appropriate printers.

Here are a few articles on setting up a print server and deploying the printers.

http://www.windowsnetworking.com/articles_tutorials/Managing-Printers-Windows-Server-2003-R2.html

http://www.windowsnetworking.com/articles_tutorials/Deploying-Printers-Group-Policy-Windows-R2.html
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Wcombee, I have considered that.  Unfortunately, that's not a direction that my boss wants to go.  He doesn't have a lot of faith in Microsoft's print services.  :-(
I don't think you can actually pull it off by using a script file.  It would be easier to manage and maintain if you did use a print server.  If you are changing the IP Addresses of all your printer ports, you will have to go to every interface and change it there.
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Microsoft has a neat little tool for deploying printers using a GP.  It would work perfectly if I could just deploy the printer ports and not the actual printers.  Unless I am missing something with the tool I don't think it's possible.  
That would involve a print server, How many devices are there?
Yes, the GP tool uses a print server, so that won't work unless your boss wants to go with a print server.  The best way really is to use a print server, we are running with over 500 people where I work at, and using one of our file servers as a print server, works out quite well.  It really is the best way to go.
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I'm slightly confused and possibly a little ignorant.  I don't have much experience in this area.  Are the computers accessing the printers by the IP address set in the printer?  If so that should not change when the printers go across.