Solved

cannot access my laserprinter thru rdp

Posted on 2008-06-15
6
368 Views
Last Modified: 2013-11-21
I have local HPlaserjet 1150 (parallel)printer connected to my PC at the remote site. from the rmeote site i access rdp to my database server windows 2003 of Headoffice, i cannot access my laserprinter thru rdp but i can access dotmatris epson lq-2180 thru rdp.

Can i please get the solution for  this issue ASAP
0
Comment
Question by:vaseemh
6 Comments
 
LVL 6

Accepted Solution

by:
Ahmed Abdel Salam earned 168 total points
ID: 21791126
enable printer redirection from your MSTSC client,
in remote desktop connection client go to local resources, check printers in local devices and resources..
0
 
LVL 23

Assisted Solution

by:debuggerau
debuggerau earned 166 total points
ID: 21791130
Are you mapping the local printer in your rdp session on the DB server?
goto the rdp file and in properties, ensure your printers are being mapped...
0
 
LVL 1

Assisted Solution

by:DSEServices
DSEServices earned 166 total points
ID: 21791155
You have to install your printer on the RDP server. Go to printers/fax. File -> Server Properties -> Drivers.
Install your printer drivers here.
And make sure the above solutions are also correct.
0

Featured Post

Best Practices: Disaster Recovery Testing

Besides backup, any IT division should have a disaster recovery plan. You will find a few tips below relating to the development of such a plan and to what issues one should pay special attention in the course of backup planning.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Remote Apps is a feature in server 2008 which allows users to run applications off Remote Desktop Servers without having to log into them to run the applications.  The user can either have a desktop shortcut installed or go through the web portal to…
Restoring deleted objects in Active Directory has been a standard feature in Active Directory for many years, yet some admins may not know what is available.
This Micro Tutorial demonstrates using Microsoft Excel pivot tables, how to reverse engineer competitors' marketing strategies through backlinks.
With the power of JIRA, there's an unlimited number of ways you can customize it, use it and benefit from it. With that in mind, there's bound to be things that I wasn't able to cover in this course. With this summary we'll look at some places to go…

911 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

22 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now