Objectives on Printer Redirection for Server
- Enable user’s local printers to be utilized when connected to server.
- Enable user’s local printers to be utilized when connected to remote web applications published through the server webpage.
- Remote desktop connect to server.
- Edit default domain controllers Group Policy.
Group Policy Edit
To configure per connection printer redirection settings on a server by using group policy
1.In the Group Policy Management Console locate the following node: Computer Configuration\Policies\Administrative Templates\Windows Components\Remote Desktop Services\Remote Desktop Session Host\Printer Re-directions
2.Configure the desired printer redirection settings:
a. Do not allow client printer redirection policy setting - disabled b. Do not set default client printer to be default printer in a session policy settings – not configured c. Use Remote Desktop Easy Print drivers first policy settings – disabled d. Specify RD Session Host server fallback printer driver behavior policy settings – enabled (Default to the PCL if one is not found) e. Redirect only the default client printer – not configured