Samba printer slow

It’s extreme slow to connect to the Samba printer on Linux from Windows XP with SP2.

The solution see

Using regedit, under

subkeys “DevModePerUser” and deleted all keys for this printer. And entry in “DevModes2” and “Settings”, delete these also.

2 Replies to “Samba printer slow”

  1. Whenever I restart my Linux server, I lost the connection to the printer from my windows XP. Then I found the default status of the printer is not “shared”. I have to go to KDE, and click Start -> System Settings -> Printing to reset the printer.

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