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    Redirect only the default printer in Terminal Services

    In remote desktop it is possible to only redirect the default printer on the client.
    The server need to have Windows 2003 SP2.
    The client need to have XP SP2 and remote desktop client version 6

    Nothing has to be done on the server.
    On the client in regedit find this path:
    HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Terminal Server Client\Default\AddIns\RDPDR

    Add a DWORD value: RedirectDefaultPrinterOnly = 1
    Deactivate with 0

    The client need Remote Desktop version 6.

    More info  http://support.microsoft.com/kb/911913