Solved

Terminal session printers are deleting and changing defaults

Posted on 2011-09-14
2
212 Views
Last Modified: 2012-06-27
We are using Print2RDP software to print  in terminal session environment.  We are running Windows Server 2008 amd tje clients are XP.  Our users printers are sporatically deleting in the session and  default printer changes sporatically as well.  Any ideas?
0
Comment
Question by:tomwhall111
2 Comments
 
LVL 21

Accepted Solution

by:
wyliecoyoteuk earned 500 total points
ID: 36895998
Check that users do not have the "manage printers" permission on the server, as otherwise any changes made by one user are reflected on the server.
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:tomwhall111
ID: 36900763
Thank you.  After your comment, we did track down that one of our users was in deed causing this issue... :}
0

Featured Post

Comprehensive Backup Solutions for Microsoft

Acronis protects the complete Microsoft technology stack: Windows Server, Windows PC, laptop and Surface data; Microsoft business applications; Microsoft Hyper-V; Azure VMs; Microsoft Windows Server 2016; Microsoft Exchange 2016 and SQL Server 2016.

Question has a verified solution.

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

The way I use Experts Exchange to assist me in analyzing and diagnosing a problem is I first enter a Verbose Question at Experts Exchange like: Office 2007 will hang when opening and saving files I then launch WordPad (any text editor will do) an…
Many admins will agree: WSUS is is a nice invention but using it on the client side when updating a newly installed computer is still time consuming as you have to do several reboots and furthermore, the procedure of installing updates, rebooting an…
Windows 8 came with a dramatically different user interface known as Metro. Notably missing from that interface was a Start button and Start Menu. Microsoft responded to negative user feedback of the Metro interface, bringing back the Start button a…
With the advent of Windows 10, Microsoft is pushing a Get Windows 10 icon into the notification area (system tray) of qualifying computers. There are many reasons for wanting to remove this icon. This two-part Experts Exchange video Micro Tutorial s…

786 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