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When i remote desktop from windows 7 computer to xp pro i cannot print to my win

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October 15, 2012 10:18:09 AM

when i remote desktop from windows 7 computer to xp pro computer i cannot print information from xp to the windows 7 computers printer. i have check the share local resources box.
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October 15, 2012 11:08:14 AM

is the printer your trying to print to on the local printer port or is it a networked printer?

I have seen some usb printers behave like a networked printer so your remote desktop may not treat it as a "local resource".
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October 15, 2012 1:04:58 PM

yeah it is on a local port. another issue is when i am on the xp pro computer (thru remote desktop) i can see my windows 7 computer but cannot access it.
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