IMPORTANT: This article contains information about editing the registry. Before you edit the registry, make sure you understand how to restore it if a problem occurs. For information on how to do this, view the "Restoring the Registry" online Help topic in Regedit.exe or the "Restoring a Registry Key" online Help topic in Regedt32.exe.
Method 1Update the registry to reflect the new UNC name of the print server.
WARNING: Using Registry Editor incorrectly can cause serious problems that may require you to reinstall your operating system. Microsoft cannot guarantee that problems resulting from the incorrect use of Registry Editor can be solved. Use Registry Editor at your own risk.
For information about how to edit the registry, view the "Changing Keys And Values" Help topic in Registry Editor (Regedit.exe) or the "Add and Delete Information in the Registry" and "Edit Registry Data" Help topics in Regedt32.exe. Note that you should back up the registry before you edit it.
- Start Registry Editor (Regedt32.exe) and select the following subkey:
NOTE: The above registry key is one path; it has been wrapped for readability.
- Double-click any of the printers listed under the Shares key to open the Data dialog box.
- Update the Path setting to reflect the new UNC name of the server.
- Close Registry Editor.
- Click the Start button, point to Settings, and then click Control Panel. Double-click the Printers folder.
- Right-click the shared printer and select Sharing.
- Click Not Shared and then click OK.
- Right-click the printer again and select Sharing.
- Click Shared and then click OK.
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:
Id. de artículo: 174871 - Última revisión: 10/31/2006 - Revisión: 1