After you disconnect from a remote desktop session to a destination computer that is running Windows Vista or Windows Server 2008, the default printer is changed when you log on the destination computer from the console

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SYMPTOMS

You disconnect from a remote desktop session to a destination computer that is running Windows Vista or Windows Server 2008. When you log on the destination computer from the console, the default printer is changed on the destination computer. For example, you may notice that there is no default printer or that the default printer is changed to another printer.

RESOLUTION

Important You must apply this hotfix on the destination computer.

Hotfix information

A supported hotfix is available from Microsoft. However, this hotfix is intended to correct only the problem that is described in this article. Apply this hotfix only to systems that are experiencing the problem described in this article. This hotfix might receive additional testing. Therefore, if you are not severely affected by this problem, we recommend that you wait for the next software update that contains this hotfix.

If the hotfix is available for download, there is a "Hotfix download available" section at the top of this Knowledge Base article. If this section does not appear, contact Microsoft Customer Service and Support to obtain the hotfix.

Note If additional issues occur or if any troubleshooting is required, you might have to create a separate service request. The usual support costs will apply to additional support questions and issues that do not qualify for this specific hotfix. For a complete list of Microsoft Customer Service and Support telephone numbers or to create a separate service request, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
http://support.microsoft.com/contactus/?ws=support
Note The "Hotfix download available" form displays the languages for which the hotfix is available. If you do not see your language, it is because a hotfix is not available for that language.

Prerequisites

To apply this hotfix on a destination computer that is running Windows Vista, you must have Windows Vista Service Pack 1 (SP1) or Windows Vista Service Pack 2 (SP2) installed. For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
935791 How to obtain the latest Windows Vista service pack


No prerequisites are required for destination computers that are running Windows Server 2008.

Restart requirement

You must restart the computer after you apply this hotfix.

Hotfix replacement information

This hotfix does not replace any other hotfixes.

File information

The English version of this hotfix has the file attributes (or later file attributes) that are listed in the following table. The dates and times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). When you view the file information, it is converted to local time. To find the difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone tab in the Date and Time item in Control Panel.
Windows Vista and Windows Server 2008 file information notes

The MANIFEST files (.manifest) and MUM files (.mum) installed for each environment are listed separately . MUM and MANIFEST files, and the associated security catalog (.cat) files, are important to maintaining the state of the updated component. The security catalog files (attributes not listed) are signed with a Microsoft digital signature.
For all supported x86-based versions of Windows Server 2008 and Windows Vista
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File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Umrdp.dll6.0.6001.22467215,04010-Jul-200911:59x86
Umrdp.dll6.0.6002.22169214,52810-Jul-200911:50x86
Rdpclip.exe6.0.6001.22467171,00810-Jul-200910:10x86
Rdpclip.exe6.0.6002.22169171,00810-Jul-200909:56x86
For all supported x64-based versions of Windows Server 2008 and Windows Vista
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File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Umrdp.dll6.0.6001.22467254,97610-Jul-200912:27x64
Umrdp.dll6.0.6002.22169254,97610-Jul-200911:56x64
Rdpclip.exe6.0.6001.22467193,53610-Jul-200910:43x64
Rdpclip.exe6.0.6002.22169193,53610-Jul-200910:11x64
For all supported IA-64-based versions of Windows Server 2008
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File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Umrdp.dll6.0.6001.22467293,37610-Jul-200911:58IA-64
Umrdp.dll6.0.6002.22169293,37610-Jul-200911:43IA-64
Rdpclip.exe6.0.6001.22467427,00810-Jul-200910:30IA-64
Rdpclip.exe6.0.6002.22169427,00810-Jul-200910:09IA-64

STATUS

Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.

MORE INFORMATION

The default printer will not be changed if one of the following conditions are true for the remote desktop session that you just disconnected from:
  • The Do not allow client printer redirection Group Policy is enabled on the client computer.
  • The Do not set default client printer to be default printer in a session Group Policy is enabled on the client computer.
For more information about the printer redirection topic, visit the following Microsoft TechNet Web site:
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc731963(WS.10).aspx

Additional file information for Windows Server 2008 and Windows Vista

Additional files for all supported x86-based versions of Windows Server 2008 and Windows Vista
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Properties

Article ID: 972600 - Last Review: October 7, 2011 - Revision: 3.0
APPLIES TO
  • Windows Vista Business
  • Windows Vista Enterprise
  • Windows Vista Ultimate
  • Windows Vista Business 64-bit Edition
  • Windows Vista Enterprise 64-bit Edition
  • Windows Vista Ultimate 64-bit Edition
  • Windows Server 2008 Standard
  • Windows Server 2008 Enterprise
  • Windows Server 2008 Datacenter
  • Windows Server 2008 Standard without Hyper-V
  • Windows Server 2008 Datacenter without Hyper-V
  • Windows Server 2008 Enterprise without Hyper-V
  • Windows Server 2008 for Itanium-Based Systems
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