The Group Policy: Deployed Printer Connections Extension supports managing connections to printers that are hosted by print servers and shared by multiple users.
A Deployed Printer Connections protocol implementation consists of server and client components. The server component allows a network administrator to configure the printer connections. The client component allows a user to discover the printer connections that have been configured.
Sections 1.5, 1.8, 1.9, 2, and 3 of this specification are normative. All other sections and examples in this specification are informative.