Client Name Instrumentation in Windows Server 2012 R2


Updated: November 15, 2013

Applies To: Windows Server 2012 R2

Windows Server 2012 R2 implements unique username tracking to measure the number of unique users connecting to and consuming Print/Fax services.

  • User access logging (UAL) uniqueness is not guaranteed for LPD/LPR print jobs.

  • IPP and SMB scenarios will always show a user name with the localhost IP.

  • Named pipes are not logged.

  • Windows 8.1 RT clients connecting to v3 print queues will not be logged.