Configuring an ExtremeZ-IP Print Server queue to print to a pool of printers

1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars
Loading...
  • Product:
    ExtremeZ-IP
  • Version:
    4.0-Current
  • Document Type:
    Info
  • Revised:
    10/4/2005
  • Reviewed:
    10/4/2005

Summary:

In order to achieve the most flexible use of several physical printers, it may be desirable to configure ExtremeZ-IP print server queues to print to a pool of printers. By doing this, print jobs can be routed to any printer in the printer pool if one of the printers is offline because of a malfunction or simply out of paper. This document describes the steps required to set up ExtremeZ-IP Print Server to print to a print pool.

Description:

The following steps are required to set up ExtremeZ-IP Print Server to print to a pool of printers. More detailed instructions on how to perform the steps above can be found in the PDF form of this article.

1. Set up a standard print queue in ExtremeZ-IP Print Server that prints to your primary printer

2. In the Windows settings for that printer, enable print pooling and add ports for the additional printers in the pool

Related Document:

Tags: