Set up a printer to print to multiple devices
Applies To: Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2003 R2, Windows Server 2003 with SP1, Windows Server 2003 with SP2
To set up a printer to print to multiple devices
Open Printers and Faxes.
Right-click the printer you are using, and then click Properties.
On the Ports tab, select the Enable printer pooling check box.
Click each port where the printers you want to pool are connected.
To open Printers and Faxes, click Start, and then click Printers and Faxes.
With printer pooling, the printers must be the same type of printer using the same printer driver.
The previous procedure assumes the printers you want to pool are already in the Printers and Faxes folder.
Information about functional differences
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