2008 RDS - Single Session & locally attached printers

Hi,

Im not sure if anyone can help, but I cannot seem to find an answer or if I am not wording it correctly into the google!

Im looking to implements 2008 R2 with RDS running.  This will be 2 machines in a farm. Broker and dns round robin.

Users will be connecting via thin clients that will have locally attached printers, some users need to swap between these thin clients, im looking to have single session policy in place.  I am trying to work out if this will happen, if not, how do I make this happen.

User connects to machine 1 and prints from local printer
User then connects to machine 2, session follows user from machine 1, and default local printer is now machine 2's.


Make sense?! any weblinks or terminology on what im looking for would be great!
Thanks
lost_in_dataAsked:
Who is Participating?

[Product update] Infrastructure Analysis Tool is now available with Business Accounts.Learn More

x
I wear a lot of hats...

"The solutions and answers provided on Experts Exchange have been extremely helpful to me over the last few years. I wear a lot of hats - Developer, Database Administrator, Help Desk, etc., so I know a lot of things but not a lot about one thing. Experts Exchange gives me answers from people who do know a lot about one thing, in a easy to use platform." -Todd S.

Alex AppletonBusiness Technology AnalystCommented:
I'm almost losing you reading the question but I think I understand what you are trying to accomplish.

PC1 - Printer A
Joe User connects from here to RDS farm, prints from the RDS host.  Then he moves to
PC2 - Printer B
On this PC, Joe connects to RDS farm resuming or taking over his initial session and prints from Printer B.

If this is correct then it should work fine.  Your session broker will reconnect Joe back to the proper server/session and printer redirection will remap Printer B to his session.  He will lose his redirection to Printer A however.  
0

Experts Exchange Solution brought to you by

Your issues matter to us.

Facing a tech roadblock? Get the help and guidance you need from experienced professionals who care. Ask your question anytime, anywhere, with no hassle.

Start your 7-day free trial
lost_in_dataAuthor Commented:
Thank you, I figured this was the case but couldnt find anything on the matter, guess i will google printer redirection.
0
It's more than this solution.Get answers and train to solve all your tech problems - anytime, anywhere.Try it for free Edge Out The Competitionfor your dream job with proven skills and certifications.Get started today Stand Outas the employee with proven skills.Start learning today for free Move Your Career Forwardwith certification training in the latest technologies.Start your trial today
Microsoft Server OS

From novice to tech pro — start learning today.