Re: [Samba] Samba printserver works for Win10 Pro but not Win10 Home edition
- Date: Wed, 17 May 2017 09:22:48 +0200
- From: Marc Muehlfeld via samba <samba@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [Samba] Samba printserver works for Win10 Pro but not Win10 Home edition
Am 17.05.2017 um 08:09 schrieb Kjetil Fleten via samba:
I have set up a Samba printserver at a school. The server is a
standalone server, connected to no domain. I have installed printers
with Cups, and uploaded Windows printerdrivers to the shared driver
folder. I can add the shared printers in a Windows 10 Pro client,
without any hassle. When I try the same in any Win 10 Home edition, I
get Windows error messages like "error 0x000006d1" and likewise. This
could possibly be fixed on each individual PC with a registry fix like
The problem is, that we can not make such a demand to pupils on a school
that brings their own device. I believe there must be a permission
problem somewhere in my smb.conf, even if guests are allowed,
permissions are set to 777 in all relevant folders etc.
Anyone that have experienced this ?
This bug is open since 8 years: :-/
What Samba version do you use? 4.6 contains several printer enhancements
that maybe fix the problem. If you still run <4.6, please update to
4.6.3, retry, and update the bug report:
* If it works, add this info to the bug report.
* If it fails:
- upload a new level 10 debug log file
- add your use case and latest information to the bug
If you run 4.6 and require uploading 32-bit drivers, additionally apply
the patch from:
This will be fixed in 4.6.4.
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