Point and Print Functionality with More Than 20 Driver Files

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Symptoms

If a printer driver contains more than 20 files, it cannot be installed as a Point and Print driver from Windows NT computer to a Windows 95 computer.

Cause

Windows NT has a limitation on how many files Point to Print drivers can contain. In Service Pack 3 and earlier, the maximum number of files is 20. In Service Pack 4 and later, the limit has increased to 64.

Resolution

To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Windows NT 4.0 or Windows NT Server 4.0, Terminal Server Edition. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
152734 How to Obtain the Latest Windows NT 4.0 Service Pack

Status

Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in Windows NT 4.0 and Windows NT Server 4.0, Terminal Server Edition. This problem was first corrected in Windows NT 4.0 Service Pack 4.0 and Windows NT Server 4.0, Terminal Server Edition Service Pack 4.

Properties

Article ID: 192056 - Last Review: November 2, 2013 - Revision: 3.0
Applies to
  • Microsoft Windows NT Server 4.0 Standard Edition
  • Microsoft Windows NT Workstation 4.0 Developer Edition
  • Microsoft Windows NT Server 4.0 Enterprise Edition
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