Enable storage of pending documents in your secure cloud storage.

To get here:

  1. Select Menu , Settings
  2. Select the Cloud storage tab.

Benefits:

  • Availability will increase as users can release print anywhere and print later documents while their computer is offline. A Printix Client still needs to be online on the printer’s network to release the documents.
  • Performance will improve, as you can setup an own cloud storage that is closer to your users.
  • Security will improve, as documents are stored in your own cloud infrastructure.

See also:

Cloud storage

  • Type
    The type of cloud storage.
  • Name
    The name of the cloud storage.
  • Active
    At this point in time only the first active cloud storage is used.
  • Last verified
    The last time the cloud storage was verified (happens automatically every 30 minutes). Select and Test to check and verify the cloud storage instantly.

Deactivate

  1. Select and Deactivate to deactivate a cloud storage.
    No new documents will be written to this storage.

Delete

  1. Select and Delete to delete a cloud storage.
  2. Select Confirm.

Options

Once you have added cloud storage, documents printed Via the cloud (including Chrome prints) or as Mobile print from phones and tablets, Android and iOS/iPadOS, will go via your cloud storage, rather than the Printix Cloud. In addition you can enable storage of pending documents in your secure cloud storage:

  • Store print anywhere documents
    Check this if you want print anywhere documents to be stored in the cloud.
  • Store print later documents
    Check this if you want print later documents to be stored in the cloud. Be aware that print later documents are typically larger in size compared to print anywhere documents.

Which documents go via the cloud?

Print scenario No cloud storage Cloud storage
Print anywhere Documents stays only on the computer that submitted the document. Documents are stored on the computer that submitted the document and if Store print anywhere documents is checked, the documents are also stored in your cloud storage.
Print later Documents stays only on the computer that submitted the document. Documents are stored on the computer that submitted the document and if Store print later documents is checked, the documents are also stored in your cloud storage.
Via the cloud Documents are sent via Printix Cloud. Documents are sent via your cloud storage.
Mobile print Documents are sent via Printix Cloud. Documents to be released (anywhere and later) are stored in Printix Cloud. Documents are sent via your cloud storage. Documents to be release (anywhere and later) are stored in your cloud storage.
Chrome print Documents are sent via Printix Cloud. Documents to be released (anywhere and later) are stored in Printix Cloud. Documents are sent via your cloud storage. Documents to be release (anywhere and later) are stored in your cloud storage.

To reduce Internet network traffic, it will always try to retrieve the release document from the computer that submitted the document if the computer is online and it is on the same network as the printer. Otherwise it will retrieve it from the cloud storage.

Feedback

Was this helpful?

Yes No
You indicated this topic was not helpful to you ...
Could you please leave a comment telling us why? Thank you!
Thanks for your feedback.

Post your comment on this topic.

Please do not use this for support questions.
Printix Support

Post Comment