[THIN] Re: printer policies

  • From: Magnus Hjorleifsson <magnus@xxxxxxxx>
  • To: "thin@xxxxxxxxxxxxx" <thin@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2010 18:58:53 -0400

Are you sure he is logging off when he leaves his home. Sounds like he is 
connecting to a disconnected session which o believe will bypass the endpoint 
enumeration and policy validation process 

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On Sep 16, 2010, at 7:17, "Hamilton, Ronnie" <ronnie.hamilton@xxxxxxx> wrote:

> HI,
>  
> Can you confirm if what my thinking is correct.
>  
> I have two printer policies:
>  
> 1. Deny auto creation of any local printers
> 2. Allow auto creation of default printer.
>  
> I have an AD group set to allow on policy 1 and the same AD group to Deny on 
> policy 2.
>  
> This is fine and works as I expect. i.e. if the use is in the group it does 
> not auto create their printer and if the are not in the group it does not.
>  
> My issue is however my user when they log on at there desk to a published 
> desktop they have their default printer \\net01_pr. again OK.
>  
> If I want that user to be able to map their default printer from home when 
> they are using this from home again on a published desktop I leave them out 
> of the group. again OK.
>  
> but when that user comes back into the office and loges into their published 
> desktop, they hold the home default printer.
>  
> I take it when Citrix maps the default printer into a session that's it  set 
> as default for good it is not session specific?
>  
> As we do not control auto mapping of users printers when there on the domain. 
> i.e. the user controls which printer they connect to and set as default.
>  
> Problem is when the MD goes home he gets his default home printer and then 
> has to change when he's back in the office which he's not too happy about.
>  
> any ideas ? pointers tricks I'm missing.
>  
> thanks
>  
> Ronnie
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