Cannot obtain a printer's IP address from 'Printers' data source

Article:TECH172303  |  Created: 2011-10-20  |  Updated: 2011-10-20  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH172303
Article Type
Technical Solution


Issue



When running a query using the 'Printers' data source, IP address is not an available field.
 



 


Cause



The printers data source is designed for print servers, and there is no method for obtaining a printer's or print server's IP address with this data source.


Solution



To obtain the IP address of the print server it is necessary to use the 'Machines' data source and specify the print server as the scope.

 




Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH172303


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