Restricted access still domain user able to change shared printer property

By zillah
Jan 18, 2010
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  1. Hi


    Within Active Directory environment (win2003 server) I have got 11 domains users.

    A new network printer Samsung CLX-6210FX installed on the server 2003 and shared

    On the server right click Samsung Printer > Properties > Security tab for the group “Everyone “ set as below

    http://i46.tinypic.com/qobogo.jpg

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    Although “ Everyone “ group has been given permission for print only , why would a domain user still be able to change the color as in the snap shot ( for a client PC) below

    http://i48.tinypic.com/2nkkw94.jpg

    [​IMG]


    Thanks
  2. jobeard

    jobeard TS Ambassador Posts: 13,040   +223

    different scopes.

    The domain/shared settings are the defaults while

    the client application still has local control for the print job being generated,
    eg portrait vs lanscape, b/w vs color, and depending upon the print driver features, even the DPI value
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