PaperCut’s Mobility Print is a widely adopted print solution for BYOD devices across macOS, Windows, Chromebooks, iOS, and Android. Mobility Print is available as standard in both PaperCut NG and PaperCut MF.
Mobility Print as a feature takes care of:
stopping anonymous printing
enabling optional features such as Secure Print Release in PaperCut NG/MF, as the document owner’s identity is associated with the print job
Mobility Print is also flexible to work in any environment:
virtually any printer model is supported
user authentication can be done against directories like Active Directory, G Suite (Google Cloud Directory), Azure AD, manually created users in PaperCut NG/MF or custom sources
support for small or very large networks spanning large geographical areas
In the Admin web interface, go to Enable Printing > Mobile & BYOD. For versions earlier than 19.1, the Mobile & BYOD section can be found under the Options tab.
Follow the steps to install and configure. Mobility Print. In the Mobility Print admin interface, choose the Known Host printer discovery method.
Distribute the Airprint configuration profile on all iOS devices
Log in to the PaperCut Mobility Print admin interface.
Select the printers you would like to publish.
Download the iOS Configuration Profile:
Under Apple iOS, click Client Setup.
Log in to Jamf Pro; then click Devices > Configuration Profiles.
In the top right corner, click Upload.
Browse to the downloaded configuration profile; then click Upload.
Click the Scope tab.
Define the scope of the distribution.
to distribute to all mobile devices, in Target Mobile Devices, select All Mobile Devices.
for more granular control over who gets this profile, you can scope this profile by Smart Group, Building, or any other Scope object within Jamf Pro.
The configuration profile that you deploy has a list of all current PaperCut NG/MF managed printers. If you make any modifications to available printers within PaperCut NG/MF, you need to upload a new configuration profile to replace this one.
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