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Adding network printers in Windows 7 requires admin password

When my network was all XP, users were able to add network printers without requiring and admin username and password. Now I have rolled out Windows 7 to all users and whenever they want to add a network printer, it asks them for an administrator account.

How do I remove the administrator requirement? I want users to be able to add printers on their own. FYI... all my network printers are on Server 2003.
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lenivan
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lenivan
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EichhornHCommented:
you can fix the problem in the local gpo (gpedit.msc) or with a domain gpo.

Computer Configuration -> Security Options -> User Rights Assignment -> Load and delete Devicedrivers
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atuldelhiCommented:
EichhornH is right, This will work for you
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