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April 01, 2019, at 11:57 PM by Mel Zouzoulas - Updated to mention the CUPS file can be accessed via CUPS admin console
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To reveal the Document Name and Username in the Web Interface, add the appropriate [@JobPrivateValues@] setting to the [@<Policy>@] section. You can do this by editing the cupsd.conf file directly or via the CUPS administration interface > Administration tab > on right side under "Server", click the button called "Edit Configuration File".
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To reveal the Document Name and Username in the Web Interface, add the appropriate [@JobPrivateValues@] setting to the [@<Policy>@] section. You can do this by editing the cupsd.conf file directly or via the CUPS administration interface > Administration tab > on right side under "Server" and click the button called "Edit Configuration File".
April 01, 2019, at 11:56 PM by Mel Zouzoulas - Updated to mention the CUPS file can be accessed via CUPS admin console
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To reveal the Document Name and Username in the Web Interface, add the appropriate [@JobPrivateValues@] setting to the [@<Policy>@] section.
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To reveal the Document Name and Username in the Web Interface, add the appropriate [@JobPrivateValues@] setting to the [@<Policy>@] section. You can do this by editing the cupsd.conf file directly or via the CUPS administration interface > Administration tab > on right side under "Server", click the button called "Edit Configuration File".
April 01, 2019, at 11:53 PM by Mel Zouzoulas - Updated the CUPS link
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This behaviour is controlled by the [[http://www.cups.org/documentation.php/ref-cupsd-conf.html#JobPrivateValues|JobPrivateValues]] directive in the cupsd.conf
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This behaviour is controlled by the [[https://www.cups.org/doc/man-cupsd.conf.html|JobPrivateValues]] directive in the cupsd.conf
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To reveal the Document Name and Username in the Web Interface, add the appropriate [@JobPrivateValues@] setting to the <Policy> section.
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To reveal the Document Name and Username in the Web Interface, add the appropriate [@JobPrivateValues@] setting to the [@<Policy>@] section.
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!! Advanced configuration:
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This behaviour is controlled by the "[[http://www.cups.org/documentation.php/ref-cupsd-conf.html#JobPrivateValues|JobPrivateValues]]" directive in the cupsd.conf

To reveal the Document Name and Username in the Web Interface, add the appropriate JobPrivateValues setting to the <Policy> section.
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This behaviour is controlled by the [[http://www.cups.org/documentation.php/ref-cupsd-conf.html#JobPrivateValues|JobPrivateValues]] directive in the cupsd.conf

To reveal the Document Name and Username in the Web Interface, add the appropriate [@JobPrivateValues@] setting to the <Policy> section.
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(:title How to turn off Unknown Name and Withheld User in the CUPS web interface:)
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(:title How to turn off Unknown Name and Withheld User in the Mac OS X - CUPS web interface:)
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You may want to limit this information to specific users via the [[http://www.cups.org/documentation.php/ref-cupsd-conf.html#JobPrivateAccess|JobPrivateAccess@] directive.
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You may want to limit this information to specific users via the [[http://www.cups.org/documentation.php/ref-cupsd-conf.html#JobPrivateAccess|JobPrivateAccess]] directive.
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By default, CUPS has increased security and privacy settings that may mean that the Document Name (Name) and User (Username) are anonymised in the CUPS Web interface as shown below.

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This behaviour is controlled by the "[[http://www.cups.org/documentation.php/ref-cupsd-conf.html#JobPrivateValues|JobPrivateValues]]" directive in the cupsd.conf

To reveal the Document Name and Username in the Web Interface, add the appropriate JobPrivateValues setting to the <Policy> section.

!! Example:

[@
<Policy default>
  JobPrivateValues default
@]

!! Advanced example:

You may want to limit this information to specific users via the [[http://www.cups.org/documentation.php/ref-cupsd-conf.html#JobPrivateAccess|JobPrivateAccess@] directive.

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