Friday, February 08, 2013 1:17 AM
I am trying to create a network printer session from an MS SBS 2011 Server. Signed on as the Administrator, when I try to create a printer port using a known IP address on a functioning network printer, I get the MS turn down message that says i do not have permission to carry out this mission. Lil' Help?
Saturday, February 09, 2013 9:06 PMModeratorDo you have a screen shot, or can you give a step by step on what you are doing?
Robert Pearman SBS MVP | www.titlerequired.com | www.itauthority.co.uk
Saturday, February 09, 2013 11:57 PM
Have you tried these steps and followed the kb articles as mentioned below
Add the Network Printer as a Local Printer
1. Click “Start”, “Control Panel”, “Hardware” and “Add a printer”.
2. Click “Add a printer”.
3. Choose “Add a local printer” and click on “Create a new port”.
4. Select “Local Port” and click “Next”.
5. Type in the
\\ComputerName\PrinterName for the Port name.
Example: If the computer you wish to connect to is named ComputerA and the printer is called PrinterA then the path would be
For more information, please refer to the following links:
Error message when a user tries to add a printer in Windows Server 2008 by using a TCP/IP address or a host name: "Access is denied"
"Windows cannot connect to the printer. Access is denied" -please help.
- Marked As Answer by Jeremy_WuMicrosoft Contingent Staff, Moderator Tuesday, February 12, 2013 8:34 AM