Problem printing on SAP

i have installed a new Win2003 Server Std 64bits server as a print server, these printers are used by sap running saplpd on server. We are not able to print using the new server. I have 2 man differences between windows print servers:
1. Old was 32 bits version, new is 64 bits version, both win2003 Std
2. Old server has saplpd running as a service, new one as an apllication on startup folder beacuse i don´t know how to addit as a service.

I´ll appreciate any help
albertofresnilloAsked:
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albertofresnilloAuthor Commented:
The probes was Windows Firewall. We spent a lot of tiem looking for a more complex situation...it happens
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mass2612Commented:
Hi,

The main thing that usually causes SAP printing to fail when setting up a new print server is that the TCP/IP printing service/UNIX Print Services is not installed or running on the server. Install this and set is to start automatically.

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/323421

Don't use SAPLPD but you can add software as a service using SC.exe.
http://www.herongyang.com/Windows/Service-Create-Delete-Services-with-sc-exe.html

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mass2612Commented:
I mean I don't use SAPLPD in my setups but that doesn't mean you can't.
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albertofresnilloAuthor Commented:
Thanks mass, i'll check if old server has unix print services installed, in order to intall it to the new one.

i'll let you know the results
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mass2612Commented:
The simplest way to check this is to telnet to the old print server name on port 515.

telnet oldprintserver 515

TCP/Unix print services listens on port 515 and for a standard U: Print using Berkley SAP printer that's what SAP tries to connect to the print server on.
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