Making Printix Client run as kiosk on a computer is relevant if multiple users need to operate and print from the computer without being signed in with a personal account.

Features

  • Sign in is not required.
  • Print only. No Print later. No Secure print.
  • Printix Anywhere print queues will not be installed and if they are installed, they will be deleted.
  • Reduced Printix Client menu.
  • When the computer is registered, a user is created.
    • Role is Kiosk user (can not be changed).
    • Name of the user is generated as name@computer (Example: admin@COMPIX).

How to make Printix Client run as kiosk

This is relevant if you want to make an already installed Printix Client run as kiosk.

  1. Select Windows logo key + R to open Run.
  2. Type: regedit, and select OK.
  3. In Registry Editor browse to:
    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\
    printix.net\Printix Client
  1. Create the new string value named KioskMode and set the value to your kiosk ID. Example: K08fLFIswGHM9KOXBGjGKfrCFravIo01DmNwSBc9jo6YoKgd.
  2. Restart the Printix Service.

How to deploy Printix Client as kiosk with Intune on Azure

Follow the normal steps, but in step 12 the Command line arguments, need to include an extra :kiosk: value.

  • Example: WRAPPED_ARGUMENTS=/id:cbd7e0b5-da2a-4cb6-b7f7-a04ee31cac90:kiosk:K08fLFIswGHM9KOXBGjGKfrCFravIo01DmNwSBc9jo6YoKgd
    • The :kiosk: value is your kiosk ID. After deployment the :kiosk: value is saved in Windows Registry.
    • If you want to deploy and have Sign in postponed until restart, then :oms is appended. Example: WRAPPED_ARGUMENTS=/id:cbd7e0b5-da2a-4cb6-b7f7-a04ee31cac90:kiosk:K08fLFIswGHM9KOXBGjGKfrCFravIo01DmNwSBc9jo6YoKgd:oms

Menu on Windows

  • Show print notification
    Check this to show Print notification popup every time you print.
  • Help
    Open User Manual in a web browser.

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