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Trying to push a 64bit driver to a client via a 32bit print server

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Client: Windows 7 Professional x64
Print Server: Server 2003 x32

The pushprinterconnections.exe which is on the print server works great for all of our x32 clients running Windows XP x32 by mapping the printers via group policy. Starting to setup users now with new machines running the windows 7 pro x64. In print management I have added the 64bit driver for the Xerox Phaser but I think I'm missing something because my printer is not mapping to the Windows 7(x64) machine.
Do I have to create a whole new printer in Print Management along with an AD container and policy?

Thanks again,
KB5
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Also, to narrow down what exact is your issue go to Event Viewer & see what are the errors logged in.
Kennyboy5IT Support Analyst

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The DC has the following error:

Event Type:      Error
Event Source:      TermServDevices
Event Category:      None
Event ID:      1111
Date:            11/04/11
Time:            8:07:48 AM
User:            N/A
Computer:      DC
Description:
Driver Xerox WorkCentre 7755 PS required for printer !!Print-server!Xerox Colour WC 7655 rev2 PS is unknown. Contact the administrator to install the driver before you log in again.

I've got the x64 driver installed on the print server for this printer but was wondering if there's something else I need to do.

Thank you,
KB5

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Did you go through the post above?
Kennyboy5IT Support Analyst

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One other thing, if I go into the Windows 7 machine and install the printer through the network, if finds the driver and installs properly.
Kennyboy5IT Support Analyst

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Yes I went through the post but it seemed to relate to admin priveledges which I'm pretty sure is not my case. I'm logging in as my admin account.

KB5
Kennyboy5IT Support Analyst

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Sorry. You were correct. I tested it by changing the local GPO first as per the article.

Thanks again

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Awesome!!!
Thanks.

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