JSI Tip 7606. Windows XP doesn't receive any network printer notification?

Even though the default Show informational notifications for network printers is checked on the Advanced tab of Server Properties, you don't receive any notification.

To workaround this behavior:

1. Copy / Paste the following to a NetPrtNotify.reg file:

Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00

\[HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Printers\Settings\]
"EnableBalloonNotificationsRemote"=dword:00000001

2. Merge the NetPrtNotify.reg file with your registry, or run regedit /s NetPrtNotify.reg.

3. Log off and log on for this setting to become effective.



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