Solved

Windows 2008 Group Policy - When creating GPO for Point and Print no admin template for computer

Posted on 2011-09-12
8
399 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-12
Windows 2008 Group Policy - When creating GPO for Point and Print no admin template for computer.
I have a point an print template for my USER CONFIGURATION when creating a new GPO but not one for Computer Configuration when I go to administrative templates? Is that available?
0
Comment
Question by:lanman777
  • 5
  • 3
8 Comments
 
LVL 59

Accepted Solution

by:
Darius Ghassem earned 500 total points
ID: 36526282
0
 

Author Comment

by:lanman777
ID: 36526333
Correct.
I have applied the GPO to the user OU and not the computer OU.  My GPO for point and print is working fine for Vista but not Windows 7.
0
 
LVL 59

Expert Comment

by:Darius Ghassem
ID: 36526373
If you look in the second link read through the posts you need to compile the GPO from a Windows 7 machine by using RSAT to see that information I believe
0
 

Author Comment

by:lanman777
ID: 36529683
I have been able to install RSAT on my Windows 7 pc and using Group Policy Editor can now create a Point and Print entry on my local pc unser Computer Configuration. However, still not sure how to do the next step of creating a GPO from my workstation.
0
Control application downtime with dependency maps

Visualize the interdependencies between application components better with Applications Manager's automated application discovery and dependency mapping feature. Resolve performance issues faster by quickly isolating problematic components.

 

Author Comment

by:lanman777
ID: 36531567
Still no entry for Point and Print for my GPMC GPO for Computer Configuration \ Printers for Point and Print for Windows 7.
I have RSAT on my Windows 7 box, and have enable Group Policy Management on it as well to access my domain GPO's.
0
 
LVL 59

Expert Comment

by:Darius Ghassem
ID: 36533276
So, you do or don't see the option under Computer Configuration?
0
 

Author Comment

by:lanman777
ID: 36533894
We did not have the Windows 7 group policy file in our store. Once that was copied up we were able to setup point and print for computer configuration. Works great!
0
 

Author Comment

by:lanman777
ID: 36533902
Once the Windows 7 ADMX files were copied to the Group Policy store everything worked. See below Microsoft article.
 

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/929841

0

Featured Post

Netscaler Common Configuration How To guides

If you use NetScaler you will want to see these guides. The NetScaler How To Guides show administrators how to get NetScaler up and configured by providing instructions for common scenarios and some not so common ones.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

New Windows 7 Installations take days for Windows-Updates to show up and install. This can easily be fixed. I have finally decided to write an article because this seems to get asked several times a day lately. This Article and the Links apply to…
Restoring deleted objects in Active Directory has been a standard feature in Active Directory for many years, yet some admins may not know what is available.
This tutorial will walk an individual through locating and launching the BEUtility application and how to execute it on the appropriate database. Log onto the server running the Backup Exec database. In a larger environment, this would generally be …
This tutorial will show how to configure a single USB drive with a separate folder for each day of the week. This will allow each of the backups to be kept separate preventing the previous day’s backup from being overwritten. The USB drive must be s…

920 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

13 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now