Logon script not running on Windows 7 client.

I am currently running a network with Windows Server 2003 Enterprise as the DC and group policy manager.  i have installed two clients with Windows 7 installed.  The problem i am having is that the logon scripts that I implement on the network do not seem to be working on these machines.  They are meant to map network drives and printers.  Is there something I have to do in group policy to make the scripts work?  Is there something on the Windows 7 clients that i have to do? Do i have to install windows server 2008 (i dont want to do this)? Is there a hotfix in windows server 2003 to work with windows 7 clients?

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This problem normally comes from the UAC (User Account Control), which was first time implemented in Vista.
Try to turn it off, or set another security level.

See http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc766208%28WS.10%29.aspx for further infos. This applies also to Windows 7.

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What type of script? .bat or .vbs? Try .bat if .vbs.
UAC can only interfere if the script needs admin rights - a logon script should NEVER need admin rights because it is user specific. If any action needs admin rights, you should use a start script for those.

Network drive mappings don't need admin rights, printer installations do.
paulms53Author Commented:
its a .vbs.  I was able to run the script locally after logon, and the network drives did get mapped.  I need to install the windows 7 printer drivers manually though.  I was also wondering if it would be a good idea to set up a Windows server 2008 virtual machine and use that to run my GP settings.
The server OS does not matter here.
By the way: seen this? http://www.experts-exchange.com/Programming/Languages/Visual_Basic/VB_Script/Q_26027376.html?cid=1572

Printers should be installed per computer using GPOs (printer deployment, usable from 2003 R2 and upwards).
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