1/ redirect lpt1 to the network printer (net use lpt1 serverprinter)
2/ map the windows printerdriver to the lpt1 port
What happens is that it is now possible to print to that printer (via lpt1) in a cmd box (echo test^L >lpt1) but still not via the Windows printer driver (test page)
It looks like Win2000 doesn't see this redirection. Does it have anything to do with my firewall?
This happened to me once. I re-installed the printer driver, answering "yes" to the question asking if the printer driver will print DOS programs. After that, everything worked correctly!
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