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

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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?
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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.
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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
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by:lanman777
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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.
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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.
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So, you do or don't see the option under Computer Configuration?
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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!
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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

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