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Install Print management on XP machine

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I need to manage printers installed on 3 print W2K3 servers from my XP workstation.  I have installed the Admin pack on my machine, but I still do not have print management.  All my searches turn up empty, I cannot find the install for this, please help.  
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Are the print servers R2?
The print management console R2 on XP is listed below the file name is pmcmgmt.exe:

http://www.microsoft.com/DOWNLOADS/details.aspx?familyid=9BFB44F5-232A-4FB5-BC14-45BFD81B7AC1&displaylang=en#filelist

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Looked right at it and didn't see.  Thanks, man!!!  
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Still, there's no option to create a new print queue on remote server! What I want to acomplish is to have a Desktop Support tech setup a network print device, and then he will create a print queue from his workstation and share the printer out. He does not have remote access to the server at all. Thanks.
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To my knowledge, he must have access to the server, even to create the queue remotely:

http://www.microsoft.com/resources/documentation/windows/xp/all/proddocs/en-us/ntcmds_new_tools.mspx?mfr=true

And I'm almost certain he has to login to the server to share a resource...  

There may be some 3rd party software out there that emulates a remote session to do what you need, but the ID will still need access to write to the reg and share resources.  
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