f. Enable LPD service for the printer — Select this to make the thin client an LPD (Line Printer
Daemon) network print server for LPR printing requests from the network.
If the thin client is to be used as an LPD printer server, DHCP must not be used and a static
IP address must be assigned to the client, see Configuring the Network Settings.
3. Click OK to save the settings.
Configuring the LPDs Settings
To configure the LPDs Settings:
1. From the desktop menu, click System Setup, and then click Printer.
The Printer Setup dialog box is displayed.
2. Click the LPDs tab, and use the following guidelines when printing to a non-Windows network
NOTE: Be sure to check with your vendor that the printer can accept Line Printer Request print
a. Select LPD —Select the port you want from the list.
b. Printer Name —(Required) Enter name you want displayed in your list of printers.
c. Printer Identification—Enter the type or model of the printer in the exact text of the Windows
printer driver name—including capitalizations and spaces.
This name must be either the device driver name for the printer under the Microsoft Windows
system, or a key to map to the device driver. If not specified, the name will be defaulted to the
printer-supplied identification for standard direct-connected USB printers or Generic / Text for
non-USB connected printers upon connection to Windows hosts. The driver name mapping takes
place either through a printer-mapping file read by the system as part of the global profile
(wnos.ini) or by MetaFrame servers through the MetaFrame printer configuration file (\winnt