You may want to install the printer locally and remap it as network printer.
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Vista Print Issues
Post Posted: Fri Apr 27, 2007 7:09 pm Post subject: Can't connect to
printers on Intel print servers with Vista, Reply with quote . ...
Bob Lin, MS-MVP, MCSE & CNE
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"Shailesh Jhugroo" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> I'm having trouble accessing a dell printer that's USB connected to a
> windows 2000 server from my vista laptop. The vista laptop can 'see'
> the windows 2000 server as well as the dell printer. However, when I
> try installing, it's giving me an error such as 0x0000000d which is
> related to the lack of vista driver on the windows 2000 machine.
> How can I make it work? It seems to be a driver problem. On Windows
> 2000 server you can list additional printer drivers for other networked
> computers to connect to the printer, but there is no listing for Vista
> (which was not on the market yet) and you cannot add additional
> Shailesh- Washington DC
> Shailesh Jhugroo