Unable To Release Print From Follow-You Queue In Equitrac

You may find that you are unable to release an Equitrac print job from a Follow-You queue on a printer. If you can’t release a Follow-You print job, you might need to ensure that the Equitrac service has full rights to the printer. To fix this, open the Equitrac Print Server and right click the printer. […]
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Print Cluster Not Showing A List Of Printers

If your print cluster is not showing the list of printers, you might be connecting to it incorrectly. To show printers on a print cluster: On a Windows Server 2003 or Windows Server 2003 R2 Print Cluster, you need to view the printers through the Print Management tool (Start -> Administrative Tools -> Print Management). […]
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How To Add 64-Bit Printer Drivers To A 32-Bit Print Server

Want to add 64-bit printer drivers to a 32-bit Print Server? 32-bit Print Servers don’t give the option to add 64-bit drivers, so you have to add them from a 64-bit computer. To add 64-bit printer drivers to a 32-bit Print Server: From a 64-bit computer, connect to the 32-bit print server’s list of shares (\\PrintServer\) […]
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How To Export A List Of Printers From Windows 2003

Need to get a list of printers from a Windows 2003 Print Server? Here’s how to export a list of printers in Windows Server 2003: Log onto the Windows 2003 Print Server Start Print Management from the start menu (administrative tools) Expand the Windows 2003 Print Server Click on Printers Right click Printers Select Export […]
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Group Policy Printers – The Print Processor Is Unknown

When sharing printers on a print server via group policy, you may get this error: Group Policy object did not apply because it failed with error code ‘0×80070706’. The print processor is unknown. To fix the print processor is unknown error: On the print server edit the properties of the shared printer Click the Advanced […]
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How To Add A New Printer In Equitrac

Adding a new printer to an Equitrac printer is a little more involved than just adding a new printer to a standard print server. To add a printer in Equitrac, do the following: In Print Manager (which can be accessed from Microsoft System Manager, not Equitrac System Manager), expand Print Servers Next, expand the print […]
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How To Create A Print Server Cluster In Windows 2008 – Step By Step Guide

This article shows you how to create a print server cluster in Microsoft Windows 2008 as a step by step guide. To create a print server cluster, you must have Windows 2008 Enterprise or Datacenter (Print server clusters are not supported in Windows 2008 Web or Standard Editions and all servers in the print cluster […]
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Allow Users To Install Printers Without Admin Rights – Windows 2012

You may find that since upgrading to Windows Server 2012, Print And Document Services (Print Server), users are now prompted for administrator credentials and are not able to install some printer drivers without admin rights. This is because Windows Server 2012 doesn’t support unsigned Type 3 (user mode) printer drivers (printer drivers without a signed […]
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How To Migrate Printers From 2008 R2 (or previous) to 2012

There are a few ways to migrate from a previous version of Windows Print Server, such as 2008 R2 to Windows 2012. Here’s how I migrated to Windows Server 2012 Print And Document Services (Print Server) from Server 2008 R2. Once you’ve migrated your print drivers to Server 2012, don’t forget to restore the printer […]
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