Printer Installation

gueraf
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Only administrators are able to install printer drivers.
Is there a workaround to allow users to be able to install printers without administrator logging in?
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you can do this by group policy - see here

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Windows Server 2012
I don't have "Allow non-administrators to install drivers for these device setup classes"
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I only see the option on local GPO. If I enable the option on the domain controller's local GPO settings, will that populate to the workstations?

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My mistake it is on the Default Domain Controllers Policy.

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