PaperCut Blog

New in 19.1.3: Canon rebuilt from the ground up

Canon users, rejoice! PaperCut MF now includes scanning for Canon (or “Scannin’ for Canon” as we like to refer to it). Not only that, there’s a brand new embedded look and feel, and it’s 100 times nicer and easier to use than before. Maybe even 1,000 times nicer!

Here’s a quick overview of what’s inside the release for Canon fans.

From print room chaos to calm with PaperCut

Web-based ordering has made it simple to choose your product, customize your order, and pay for it.

So why do we still see so many print rooms and reprographics departments relying on email communication to manage their day-to-day operations?

Matt Lee says, “No more!”

NEW IN 19.1: Fantastic scripting powers and ways to use them

With Device Scripting joining print scripting, today’s PaperCut admin has unprecedented control over user printing behavior.

From conditional copier access to on-the-fly pricing, it’s about creating rules to improve how people go about printing.

Join me in exploring three scripts bound to be an excellent starting point for any workplace.

My journey to Print Deploy and beyond

The release of Print Deploy in PaperCut 19.1 didn’t just happen. We spent months and months on the project to ensure it was ready to provide value from day one.

In this post, I take a little time out to reflect on my personal journey that’s taken me to the Print Deploy release.

TL;DR – I like to fix problems!

How to keep your documents secure for life

Organizations around the world are mindful of print security. That’s good.

However, most people don’t think about securing a document after it’s collected from the printer.

Here at PaperCut, the lifetime of a document is at the front of our minds.

NEW IN 19.1: New server command features & API calls

The release of PaperCut 19.1 includes new server-command features and API calls to help you automate PaperCut user management.

From removing users to configuring the advanced user pop-up, it’s a tweaking sys admins dream.

Get the details here.

NEW IN 19.1: Custom Reports and a tale of two datasets

This is a story about two separate datasets and one troublesome request:

Is it possible to report on both as one?

It’s a tale wherein almost anything’s possible with a few SQL tricks up your sleeve and our fancy new reporting feature.

Why we built Print Deploy

Yesterday we released Print Deploy.

That feels extremely satisfying to write. I’ve been a part of the team working on this initiative for many, many months. It feels wonderful to make it available to everyone finally!

Here’s the story about why we built it.

Hello PaperCut 19.1, goodbye print queue deployment blues

PaperCut’s been solving print management for a long time. But what about the print enablement piece of the puzzle?

Deploying print queues, for example? Now there’s a pain point that’s annoyed system admins forever, and it’s only been getting worse.

Until now.

Say goodbye to print room forms

If you’ve ever stepped foot in a print room or FabLab, there’s a good chance you’ve come across the dreaded “form”.

You know the one – an extensive document a user must fill out specifying how they would like their files printed.

How would you like to say goodbye to it forever?