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February 20, 2018, at 01:45 AM by Anthony - Updated references from support@papercut.com to https://support.papercut.com
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PaperCut Software is keen to work with customers to build a better [[https://www.papercut.com/|print management software]].  If you are interested in this program, please email support@papercut.com to discuss.  Small quick changes can often be done for as little as USD $650.
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PaperCut Software is keen to work with customers to build a better [[https://www.papercut.com/|print management software]].  If you are interested in this program, please contact us at https://support.papercut.com to discuss.  Small quick changes can often be done for as little as USD $650.
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# Send an email to the PaperCut development team (support@papercut.com).  They will weigh up a number of factors to work out if the feature is a candidate for ''Adopt A Feature''.  In some cases your request may already be in the process of implementation.
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# Contact the PaperCut development team (https://support.papercut.com).  They will weigh up a number of factors to work out if the feature is a candidate for ''Adopt A Feature''.  In some cases your request may already be in the process of implementation.
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Development tasks falling under the latter are added to our development task list.  This list is prioritized in order popularity based varous factors including [[https://www.papercut.com/blog/chris/2009/03/24/election-time/|customer votes]] (requests from users as placed in our feature request database).  Popular features may be done immediately, however we can’t guarantee any fix time for less popular features.  Customers requiring quick access to functionality may wish to consider our "adopt the feature” program and co-sponsor the development.
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Development tasks falling under the latter are added to our development task list.  This list is prioritized in order popularity based various factors including [[https://www.papercut.com/blog/chris/2009/03/24/election-time/|customer votes]] (requests from users as placed in our feature request database).  Popular features may be done immediately, however we can’t guarantee any fix time for less popular features.  Customers requiring quick access to functionality may wish to consider our "adopt the feature” program and co-sponsor the development.
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Development tasks falling under the latter are added to our development task list.  This list is prioritized in order popularity based on [[https://www.papercut.com/blog/chris/2009/03/24/election-time/|customer votes]] (requests from users as placed in our feature request database).  Popular features may be done immediately, however we can’t guarantee any fix time for less popular features.  Customers requiring quick access to functionality may wish to consider our "adopt the feature” program and co-sponsor the development.
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Development tasks falling under the latter are added to our development task list.  This list is prioritized in order popularity based varous factors including [[https://www.papercut.com/blog/chris/2009/03/24/election-time/|customer votes]] (requests from users as placed in our feature request database).  Popular features may be done immediately, however we can’t guarantee any fix time for less popular features.  Customers requiring quick access to functionality may wish to consider our "adopt the feature” program and co-sponsor the development.
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# Send an email to the PaperCut development team (support@papercut.com).  They will weigh up a number of factors to work out if the feature is a candidate for ''Adopt A Feature''.  In same cases your request may already be in the process of implementation.
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# Send an email to the PaperCut development team (support@papercut.com).  They will weigh up a number of factors to work out if the feature is a candidate for ''Adopt A Feature''.  In some cases your request may already be in the process of implementation.
May 05, 2011, at 01:37 AM by 202.129.124.120 -
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# Send an email to the PaperCut development team (support@papercut.com).  They will way up a number of factors to work out if the feature is a candidate for ''Adopt A Feature''.  In same cases your request may already be in the process of implementation.
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# Send an email to the PaperCut development team (support@papercut.com).  They will weigh up a number of factors to work out if the feature is a candidate for ''Adopt A Feature''.  In same cases your request may already be in the process of implementation.
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# A development rate is determined.  Most features done under adopt a feature at a 50% below normal rate.
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# A development rate is determined.  Most features done under adopt-a-feature are done at 50% below normal rate.
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(:title Adopt a Feature Program :)
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(:title Adopt a Feature Program:)
(:description Sponsor development of PaperCut features to have them implemented to your timeframe.
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PaperCut Software is keen to work with customers to build a better [[https://www.papercut.com/|print management software]].  If you are interested in this program, please email support@papercut.com to discuss.  Small quick changes can often be done for as little as USD $500.
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PaperCut Software is keen to work with customers to build a better [[https://www.papercut.com/|print management software]].  If you are interested in this program, please email support@papercut.com to discuss.  Small quick changes can often be done for as little as USD $650.
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[-keywords: custom development, customization, customisation, adopt a feature -]
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[-Keywords: custom development, customization, customisation, adopt a feature-]
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PaperCut Software is keen to work with customers to build a better [[https://www.papercut.com/|print management software]].  If you are interested in this program, please email support@papercut.com to discuss.  Small quick changes can often be done for as little as USD $400.
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PaperCut Software is keen to work with customers to build a better [[https://www.papercut.com/|print management software]].  If you are interested in this program, please email support@papercut.com to discuss.  Small quick changes can often be done for as little as USD $500.
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* the work undertaken at below normal development rates (typically 50%, but may vary depending on how niche the feature request is).
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* the work undertaken at below normal development rates (typically 50%, but may vary depending on timeline requirements and how popular the feature is.).
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* the work undertaken at below normal development rates (typically 50%).
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* the work undertaken at below normal development rates (typically 50%, but may vary depending on how niche the feature request is).
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Development tasks falling under the latter are added to our development task list.  This list is prioritized in order popularity based on customer votes (requests from users as placed in our feature request database).  Popular features may be done immediately, however we can’t guarantee any fix time for less popular features.  Customers requiring quick access to functionality may wish to consider our "adopt the feature” program and co-sponsor the development.
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Development tasks falling under the latter are added to our development task list.  This list is prioritized in order popularity based on [[https://www.papercut.com/blog/chris/2009/03/24/election-time/|customer votes]] (requests from users as placed in our feature request database).  Popular features may be done immediately, however we can’t guarantee any fix time for less popular features.  Customers requiring quick access to functionality may wish to consider our "adopt the feature” program and co-sponsor the development.
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# A final version with issues addressed will be supplied.  This will be based off a production release with the new features incorporated.  In same cases is may be presented as a patch that can be applied on top of the current release.
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# A final version with issues addressed will be supplied.  This will be based off a production release with the new features incorporated.  In most cases this will be an [[EarlyAccessReleases|early access release]], or in same cases is may be presented as a patch that can be applied on top of the current release.
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# The project is started from the time we receive a Purchase Order.  In some cases and for larger projects, we may ask for a small deposit.  The customer will need to also be licended to run the current/latest version of PaperCut as the new feature will only be made available in the current release.
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# The project is started from the time we receive a Purchase Order.  In some cases and for larger projects, we may ask for a small deposit.  The customer will need to also be licensed to run the current/latest version of PaperCut as the new feature will only be made available in the current release.
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* priority access to the new feature once implemented (e.g. a custom build outside the normal release cycle);
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* priority access to the new feature once implemented (e.g. a custom build outside the normal release cycle that can be applied on top of the current release);
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# The project is started from the time we receive a Purchase Order.  In some cases and for larger projects, we may ask for a small deposit.
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# The project is started from the time we receive a Purchase Order.  In some cases and for larger projects, we may ask for a small deposit.  The customer will need to also be licended to run the current/latest version of PaperCut as the new feature will only be made available in the current release.
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# A final version with issues addressed will be supplied.  This will be based off a production release with the new features incorporated. 
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# A final version with issues addressed will be supplied.  This will be based off a production release with the new features incorporated.  In same cases is may be presented as a patch that can be applied on top of the current release
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* the work undertaken at below normal development rates (typically 50%).
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* the work undertaken at below normal development rates (typically 50%). 
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PaperCut Software is keen to work with customers to build a better [[https://www.papercut.com/|print management software]].  If you are interested in this program, please email support@papercut.com to discuss.
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PaperCut Software is keen to work with customers to build a better [[https://www.papercut.com/|print management software]].  If you are interested in this program, please email support@papercut.com to discuss.  Small quick changes can often be done for as little as USD $400.
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[-keywords: custom development, customization, customisation -]
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[-keywords: custom development, customization, customisation, adopt a feature -]
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# A final version will be supplied.  This will be based off a production release with the new features incorporated. 
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# A final version with issues addressed will be supplied.  This will be based off a production release with the new features incorporated. 
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!!Process:
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!!The Development Process:
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# Any bugs or issues raised in the pre-release version can be raised in the ''issues document'' and will be addressed.
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# Any bugs or issues raised in the pre-release version can be raised in the ''Issues Document'' and will be addressed.  This is the ''QA Phase''.
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PaperCut Software is keen to work with customers to build a better application.  If you are interested in this program, please email support@papercut.com to discuss.
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PaperCut Software is keen to work with customers to build a better [[https://www.papercut.com/|print management software]].  If you are interested in this program, please email support@papercut.com to discuss.
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!!Process:

# Work will commence after the receipt of a Purchase Order and done to the mutually agreed timeline.

# The PaperCut Development Team will supply a pre-release version for review.

# Any bugs or issues raised in the pre-release version can be raised in the ''issues document'' and will be addressed.

# A final version will be supplied.  This will be based off a production release with the new features incorporated. 

# The changes will also be incorporated into the next official public release meaning they will remain after applying any further upgrade.

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# Send an email to the PaperCut development team.  They will way up a number of factors to work out if the feature is a candidate for ''Adopt A Feature''.  In same cases your request may already be in the process of implementation.
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# Send an email to the PaperCut development team (support@papercut.com).  They will way up a number of factors to work out if the feature is a candidate for ''Adopt A Feature''.  In same cases your request may already be in the process of implementation.
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''Procedure:''
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!!Procedure:
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''Procedure:''

# Send an email to the PaperCut development team.  They will way up a number of factors to work out if the feature is a candidate for ''Adopt A Feature''.  In same cases your request may already be in the process of implementation.

# The developers will respond and work with you formalize requirements and agree on a mutual timeline.

# A development rate is determined.  Most features done under adopt a feature at a 50% below normal rate.

# PaperCut Software will provide a formal quotation summarizing the requirements and agreed timeline.  We do all small development projects on a fix rate.

# The project is started from the time we receive a Purchase Order.  In some cases and for larger projects, we may ask for a small deposit.

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Development tasks falling under the latter are added to our development task list.  This list is prioritized in order popularity (requests from users as placed in our feature request database).  Popular features may be done immediately, however we can’t guarantee any fix time for less popular features.  Customers requiring quick access to functionality may wish to consider our "adopt the feature” program and co-sponsor the development.
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Development tasks falling under the latter are added to our development task list.  This list is prioritized in order popularity based on customer votes (requests from users as placed in our feature request database).  Popular features may be done immediately, however we can’t guarantee any fix time for less popular features.  Customers requiring quick access to functionality may wish to consider our "adopt the feature” program and co-sponsor the development.

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