In managed environments where AD DS is deployed, administrators can use Group Policy to manage different aspects of the end user's experience of installing, configuring, and using printer connections.
You can find Group Policy settings for managing the client-side printer experience in the following two locations in Group Policy Object Editor:
Computer Configuration\Policies\Administrative Templates\Printers
User Configuration\Policies\Administrative Templates\Control Panel\Printers
The following sections describe printer policy settings that are new to Windows 7 and Windows Vista. For general information concerning printer policy settings introduced in earlier versions of Windows that still ...