PaperCut has many features to make implementing Print Quotas for users easy. In rarer situations, it may be necessary to set up quotas for a Shared Account.
Quotas for shared accounts can be configured in PaperCut using the command line scripting tool server-command. server-command provides access to PaperCut’s features from a scripting environment. Scripts can then be scheduled to run periodically (e.g. using Windows Task Scheduler or Cron). Scheduling a script that adds balance to shared accounts is a great way to implement shared account quotas.
Here is an example batch file that could be scheduled using Windows Task Scheduler: