These resources contain additional information and tools related to this chapter.
The Microsoft SharePoint Products and Technologies link on the Web Resources page at http://www.microsoft.com/ windows /reskits/webresources for information about sharing information within organizations and over the Internet.
The Server Management Guide of the Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Resource Kit (or see the Server Management Guide on the Web at http://www.microsoft.com/reskit).
The Windows Deployment and Resource Kits Web site at http://www.microsoft.com/reskit, or see the MSDN Scripting Clinic link on the Web Resources page at http://www.microsoft.com/windows/reskits/webresources, for more information about scripting.
RFC 1759: Printer MIB for more information about Printer Message Information Base.
RFC 1179: Line Printer Daemon Protocol for more information about using an LPR port that uses the Line Printer Daemon Protocol.
Related Help topics
For best results in identifying Help topics by title, in Help and Support Center, under the Search box, click Set search options . Under Help Topics , click to select the Search in title only check box.
Dynamic disks and volumes in Help and Support Center for Windows Server 2003 for more information about dynamic disks.
Managing printing from the command line in Help and Support Center for Windows Server 2003 for more information about managing printers from the command line.
Use Permcopy.exe to copy shared folder permissions from one shared folder to another. For more information about Permcopy.exe, click Tools in Help and Support Center for Windows Server 2003, and then click Windows Resource Kit Tools .
Print Migrator 3.1 (Printmig.exe)
Use Printmig.exe to help automate printer consolidation on Windows Server 2003. Instead of recreating all of the printer objects manually, you can back up existing printers and restore them to your new print servers. To download Print Migrator, see the Print Services link on the Web Resources page at http://www.microsoft.com/windows/reskits/webresources.
Use Fixprnsv.exe to help resolve printer driver compatibility issues between Windows NT 4.0, Windows 2000 and Windows Server 2003. Fixprnsv.exe is located on the Windows Server 2003 installation CD. The executable file is located in Windows\Printers directory. To view a list of commands used with this utility, use the command fixprnsv.exe /? from that directory.
Use PrnAdmin to help migrate from Windows NT 4.0 to Windows Server 2003. You can use Prnadmin.dll to inventory your current environment. PrnAdmin enumerates ports, drivers, printers, or forms on local or remote printers. The Visual Basic script for the PrnAdmin utility is named Prnmgr.vbs. The PrnAdmin tool is included in Resource Kit Tools for Windows Server 2003, available on the Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Deployment Kit companion CD, or on the Web at http://www.microsoft.com/reskit. To install PrnAdmin, type the following command:
regsvr32 C:\ Path \PrnAdmin.dll