Posted on 2009-06-29
Need some help troubleshooting print server problem. Over the weekend, we imaged and restored on to new, different hardware, our domain controllers and print server.
On the client workstations that already had printers installed, the printers work fine.
However, if I try to add a printer with the wizard, the following error message comes up:
Windows cannot connect to the printer. Either the printer name was typed incorrectly or the specified printer has lost its connection to the server.
I can get to the printers and add them by running \\servername and then connecting.
I tried installing a new printer and drivers on the print server and the results are the same.
In the Add Printer wizard, the printers are showing up in the Find Printers window after clicking Find Now.
Can anyone help get the Add Printer wizard functionality restored?
Thanks in advance for your help!