for a possible
Since you have already installed the printer locally, a variation of this
1. click Start, Printers
2. click File, Run as Administrator, Server Properties (click Continue or
provide administrative credentials)
3. select the Ports tab
4. click Add Port
5. select Local Port; click New Port
6. in the "Port Name" box, key the UNC name of the Samsung SCX-4100 printer
as defined on the Windows 2003 server - e.g.
\\printservername\printersharename; click OK; click Close; click Close
(close the Print Server Properties window)
7. in the Printers window, right click on the Samsung printer you installed
locally and select Properties
8. select the Ports tab
9. click on the Port you just added (e.g.
\\printservername\printersharename) to add a check mark. The check mark
that was in LPT1 (or whatever port was previously selected) will be
10. click OK
Bruce Sanderson MVP Printing
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"Trapulo" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> I'm trying to install a printer on Vista Ultimate RTM. The printer (a
> samsung SCX-4100) is shared by a windows 2003 server.
> When I try to install, I get the error:
> "windows cannot connect to the printer. There is not enough memory to
> I've tried to manually install the driver, or install the printer as local
> printer, and all is ok. But I need to connecto to the remote printer, and
> I cannot. Sure the problem is in Vista, because from other PCs with XP all
> What can I do?