• What to exclude from an Anti-Virus application when using Uniprint or Blueprint?

    This has come up here and there so I thought I would post something in the Community.   As each Anti-virus software vendor has a multitude of ways to be configured, coupled with how much hardening they enforce on...
    Jeff Geller
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  • Deploy Print Scout via SCCM

    Does anyone have experience with mass deployment of print scout via System Center Configuration Manager? I have successfully deployed other software, but that was mostly with an MSI file. If someone could provide a st...
    Marc Costanzo
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  • How To - Linux to Windows Queue with Username

    Bill Kasper, Our Web people managed to find in their archives a copy of the instructions I had created on How To Connect Linux To Windows Print Queue.  I had delayed posting this with the hopes I'd get the time t...
    Paul LaFollette
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  • Beacon Print Scout now supports MacOS Sierra

    Beacon Print Scout for Mac updated on 10/19/2016 If you have had Mac workstations running the Beacon Print Scout and those workstations were upgraded to MacOS Sierra (released by Apple on September 20, 2016) those Be...
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  • Experience using the Customer Service Kiosk for guest printing?...Other suggestions for guest printing?

    We are using Uniprint 9.0 R2 update2, MobilePrint 2.1 and Pharos Print Center 3.2. Blackboard Transaction System is the external billing service. Student and staff have print cards and accounts are authenticated via L...
    jill painter
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  • Securing your print environment

    Recent hacks in the news are directing attention toward printer-related security. Maybe you heard about the one that resulted in the mass printing of racist fliers at several U.S. universities. This is an often disreg...
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  • Server & Service Performance & Monitoring ?

    How do you check the health and performance of your servers, or more specifically your Pharos servers ?   What settings and setup do you use to track and/or monitor health ?   Do you monitor the services t...
    Richard Post
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  • Encourage Change

    I'm sure others have run into roadblocks when implementing a solution like Pharos. Has anyone come across marketing material that encourages print behavior changes for users? Material Examples... Green initiatives, ...
    Korey Owens
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  • Support for 3D printers?

    We're currently working on specs for a new fabrication lab, and the question of costing for 3D printers came up.  We're planning to have at least one 3D printer available for student use, but Uniprint does not cu...
    David Jewett
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  • Mac OSX 10.11 Popup and HP Drivers

    Hi All,   If you install the latest popup client (9.0.6) on a workstation running Mac OSX 10.11 (El Capitan), are using HP drivers and you see either a black or yellow triangle next to the printer name when you...
  • Virtual Machine Setup Recommendations

    We often get requests for how to setup virtual machines for utilizing our on-premise Pharos software suites...   These are my personal recommendations for a typical setup.  As every environment is different...
    Richard Post
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  • To free print, or not to free print...

    We often get asked about what schools and universities are charging and how much free print allotment is being given.   If you are willing to share, could you please reply to this with the following...   O...
    Richard Post
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  • Charging for Scans ?

    Recently, I have been asked by several customers if there are other customers out there that are charging for their scanning on the Pharos iMFP (embedded software in the copier/multi-function devices).   The...
    Richard Post
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  • Beacon Reporting

    After letting Beacon run on the system for a month, it is now time to start looking at the reporting capabilities. The first thing I notice is that there is no tracking of Mobileprint. Secondly, neither the Device Lis...
    John Siegel
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  • Pharos Omega PS-150 and the DROWN Attack

    In the ever-changing world of IT Security, CVE-2016-0800 was released publicly on 1 March 2016. This bulletin describes the "DROWN" attack (https://drownattack.com/) and compromised systems. The Pharos Omega PS-150's ...
    Scott Olswold
    created by Scott Olswold
  • Pharos Uniprint Scripting Tools

    I use Notepad++ to write Pharos scripts and I've recently updated my syntax highlighting and Autocomplete files for Uniprint v9.0. Thought I'd post them here in case they are useful to anyone else. Nic   Notepa...
    Nic Meadows
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  • Pharos Discover 2016

    Once again, I have to say this was an outstanding conference.  Congratulations for leading the industry in another category .   The Pharos team (Susy, Lindsay, Stephanie) did a wonderful job putting it on a...
    Bill Kasper
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  • Exploration Bar Topics - Please Make Suggestions

    2015 Conference Attendees -   I am collecting topics for our Exploration Bar at the User Conference.  Our Exploration Bar will be continually staffed with Pharos support and developers for you to have 1:1 c...
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  • Uniprint at Concordia College - Case Study Article - 163 Trees Used Each Year in Printing

    Chuck Sheppard found this great case study article about Pharos customer Concordia College.   http://theconcordian.org/2015/11/12/163-trees-used-each-year-in-printing   Awesome!    
    Rachel Deaton
    created by Rachel Deaton
  • "Free print" and using MyPrintCenter to release a job

    We have a related issue with "Free Print", that I am curious if anyone else has been able to fix.  This mostly happens when someone tries to use MyPrintCenter to release a job.   The printer isn't able to r...
    David Alexander
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