Available in PaperCut NG and PaperCut MF.

Configure a directly connected printer


This is the original, manual method of deploying Direct PrintingDirect Printing allows you to print directly from a desktop to a printer, without the need for a print server. (serverless printing).

Now there's a much simpler and faster method, called Print Deploy. For more information and setup details, head over to the Print Deploy Help Center.

With Direct Printing, you need to configure only the physical printer (in the Printer List) and then all linked printer queues automatically use the physical printer configuration.

  1. Click the Printers tab.

    The Printer List page is displayed.

  2. Printers that are configured for Direct Printing indicated by an icon containing a number after the printer name ( )

  3. Select the printer you want to configure.

    The Printer Details: Summary page is displayed.

  4. Configure the printer. For more information, see Printer management.