With Windows 2008 and 2008 R2 there is no longer a requirement to install local drivers with the advent of Easy Print. However there are minimum requirements to ensure this works
1. Windows XP SP3, Windows Vista or Windows 7.0
2. .NET Framework Version 3.0 SP1 or above.
Please check that you meet the above requirements.
How to check version of .NET Framework?
To determine which versions of the .NET Framework are installed, locate the %systemroot%\Microsoft.NET\Framework folder. To open this folder, you can paste this address into a Windows Explorer address bar. The following folders contain the released versions of the .NET Framework:
To determine which versions of the .NET Framework are installed on a computer, follow these steps:
1.Open any one of the folders in the previous list.
2.Right-click the Mscorlib.dll file, and then click Properties.
3.Click the Version tab, and then note the file version.
4.Use the previous list to determine which version of the .NET Framework is installed on the computer, and then click OK.
Versions of the .NET Framework
The released versions of the .NET Framework have the following version information. .NET Framework version Revision Version
3.5 Original release 3.5.21022.8
3.5 Service Pack 1 3.5.30729.1
3.0 Original release 3.0.4506.30
3.0 Service Pack 1 3.0.4506.648
3.0 Service Pack 2 3.0.4506.2152
2.0 Original release 2.0.50727.42
2.0 Service Pack 1 2.0.50727.1433
2.0 Service Pack 2 2.0.50727.3053
1.1 Original release 1.1.4322.573
1.1 Service Pack 1 1.1.4322.2032
1.1 Service Pack 1 (Windows Server 2003 32-bit version*) 1.1.4322.2300
1.0 Original release 1.0.3705.0
1.0 Service Pack 1 1.0.3705.209
1.0 Service Pack 2 1.0.3705.288
1.0 Service Pack 3 1.0.3705.6018
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