Chapter 23. Working with Printers

This chapter provides information and commands concerning the following topics:

Publishing printers to Active Directory with pubprn.vbs

Migrating printers with printbrm

Controlling the print queue with prnqctl.vbs


You should be familiar with the printer commands when preparing for the 70-642 exam.

Publishing Printers to Active Directory with pubprn.vbs

You can use the pubprn.vbs script to publish printers to Active Directory. pubprn.vbs is located in the c:\windows\system32\printing_admin_scripts\en-us folder.


For installations outside the U.S., you might not have the en-us folder. However, you can locate the pubprn.vbs file with this command from the root of C: dir pubprn.vbs /s.

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