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Deploying printers to Windows Vista SP1 via Group Policy Preferences.

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Windows Server 2003Active DirectoryWindows Vista
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I am trying to deploy printers to Windows Vista clients via Group Policy Preferences CSE. I have been able to do this successfully with Windows XP, but cannot with Vista. I am getting an errors for both printers I am trying to deploy which states.

The user 'tnit3c' preference item in the 'TC - GPP Drives and Printers - IT {837EC987-AF61-40E5-9559-AD97F54DC33B}' Group Policy object did not apply because it failed with error code '0x8000ffff Catastrophic failure' This error was suppressed.

Subsequently, I do not have any printers.
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