Windows 2008 print server - pooling printers

Posted on 2014-02-26
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How do I pool printers in Windows 2008 AD?
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From your print server, inside printer management, select the both printers (do one at a time), right click and choose "properties". Go to the ports tab. check the box "enable printer pooling". Then on each printer, select the other port(s) you want to send the jobs to. I'll add a screenshot. In the screenshot, i'm setting this oki printer to potentially print to 2 different physical printers...say one is on and another on
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