Bug 33797 - Deploying printers using Group Policy or Group Policy Preferences
Deploying printers using Group Policy or Group Policy Preferences
Status: NEW
Product: UCS manual
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Print services
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: P5 normal (vote)
: UCS 4.0-x
Assigned To: Docu maintainers
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Reported: 2013-12-20 12:37 CET by Felix Botner
Modified: 2018-10-05 17:58 CEST (History)
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Description Felix Botner univentionstaff 2013-12-20 12:37:13 CET
see, Ticket 2013121621002374

we should have a howto how to deploy printers using Group Policy or Group Policy Preferences.

with GPO's:
http://blog.powershell.no/2009/11/08/deploying-printers-using-group-policy/

with GPP's:
http://blogs.technet.com/b/grouppolicy/archive/2009/06/24/gp-preferences-set-a-default-printer.aspx
http://dxpetti.com/blog/?p=181
http://blog.powershell.no/2009/03/20/group-policy-preferences/

If GPP's are used, it is important to set the option 

  "Run in logged-on user's security context (user policy option)"

otherwise to machine account tries to connect to the printer and that can screw up printer access controls.