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You receive a “Copy Error” error message on a computer that is running Windows Vista or Windows Server 2008 when you try to remotely install a printer driver on to a computer that is running Windows Server 2003

Consider the following scenario:

  • You log on to a computer that is running Windows Vista or Windows Server 2008.
  • You try to remotely install a printer driver on to a computer that is running Windows Server 2003.
  • You select a printer driver location and start the driver installation.

In this scenario, you receive a “Copy Error” error message that prompts for some printer driver files even if the printer driver location contains all the required files.

There is a download that resolves this issue. See Hotfixes for details.
32-bit Download: Contact Microsoft
64-Bit Download: Contact Microsoft

For more information on this issue, including potential causes, workarounds, and resolutions, see: Microsoft KB Article KB2213578.

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