Windows 7 point and print restrictions

I’m currently looking into deploying Windows 7 in our environment, and was having a bit of an issue with printers… When our (non-admin) users log on, our logon script detects the client location and connects the appropriate printers, I don’t want any warnings to be shown or UAC prompts, but just want the drivers to be automatically downloaded and printers added.

On vista, you could disable any prompts, by disabling the “point and print restirctions” group policy object in the user configuration, or enable it and specify certain trusted servers, unfortunatly this didn’t seem to do the trick on Windows 7 RTM. After a bit of playing, I found out that on Windows 7, you need to apply the policy to both computer and user configuration!

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