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#126046 - 2004-09-02 11:09 AM Windows 2003 - Thin Clients

I'm trying to make a script to choose default printer for a Windows CE thin client on an active directory. But whenever I try to get any information about the client, the values are from the server (WKSTA returns server name, IPADDRESSx returns server IP). Any ideas?

#126047 - 2004-09-02 11:50 AM Re: Windows 2003 - Thin Clients
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wasn't there the system variabe %ClientName% ?
Have you tried to work with this ?

#126048 - 2004-09-02 02:32 PM Re: Windows 2003 - Thin Clients
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If the client has a locally mapped printer, you will want to insure they have it mapped as LPT1. Once you insure that, then they should be able to login to a TSE and print through.. That is, if you have the appropriate drivers installed on the TSE.

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#126049 - 2004-09-02 03:02 PM Re: Windows 2003 - Thin Clients
Les Offline
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There is a FAQ on this.
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