Hi All,

 

In my daily work, I am frequently asked for useful Citrix UPS articles, edocs, guides etc.  Below is the list of links I have compiled for people considering deploying the UPS in their Citrix environments:
 
 
 
1.Installation:
 
 
http://support.citrix.com/proddocs/topic/xenapp65-admin/ps-printing-universal-network.html – Universal Print Server
 
http://support.citrix.com/proddocs/topic/xendesktop-7/cds-print-univ-print-server.html – Configure the Universal Print Server
 
http://support.citrix.com/article/CTX134913 – How to Verify if the Citrix Universal Print Server (UPS) Feature is Installed and Enabled on a XenApp 6.5 Server 
 
 
 
2.Known issues:
 
 
http://support.citrix.com/article/CTX134758 – Creation of UPS Printer Fails With Error “Client printer auto-creation failed”
 
http://support.citrix.com/article/CTX136265 – Printing Fails After Universal Print Server Installation
 
http://support.citrix.com/article/CTX137995 – The Local Printer Settings button is disabled in the Client Settings of a Printer
 
http://support.citrix.com/article/CTX136370 – Applications Unresponsive while Connecting to Printers in a Universal Print Server Environment
 
http://support.citrix.com/article/ctx138854 – Printers Enter Offline State While Using Citrix Universal Print Server
 
http://support.citrix.com/article/CTX138855 – Printers Enter Offline State While Using Citrix Universal Print Server 1.1 
 

 
 3.Fixes:
 
 
http://support.citrix.com/article/CTX136002 – Hotfix UpsClient100WX64100 – For Universal Print Client 1.0 – English
 
http://support.citrix.com/article/CTX135891 – Hotfix UpsServer100WX64100 – For Universal Print Server 1.0 – English
 
http://support.citrix.com/article/CTX135890 – Hotfix UpsServer100WX86100 – For Universal Print Server 1.0 – English
 
http://support.citrix.com/article/CTX138195 – Citrix XenDesktop 7.x – Issues Fixed in This Release (Printing section)
 
 
 
4. Planning and best practice:
 
 
http://support.citrix.com/article/CTX134943 – XenDesktop and XenApp Printing – Planning Guide 
 
http://support.citrix.com/article/CTX136332 – Printing Recommendations for a XenApp/Terminal Server Environment

 

 

Have a great Citrix day,

Marek Dresler