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About Accurate Printer Monitor
Printer monitoring is indeed a lot of companies all over the world should invest in. But why is this so? Why is there an imminent need to monitor printing activity? Let us say that you operate a medium-sized enterprise and you have dozens of computers connected to three or four computer networks. With this many computers, your office would inevitably need a lot of working printers at hand, so many that keeping tabs as to printing activity would become fairly difficult it achieve. The task to printer monitor is not really hard if you have software to back you up. This is why you need to have print monitor software in your office.
Another great feature that comes with print monitoring software is that it points out the employees using the printers most often, as well as the number of pages they have been printing off the printers. Now, this goes without saying that there are employees who are just a little bit abusive when it comes to using office equipment and when it comes to printing, there really is no way of knowing who is using what printer for personal use. That is, if you do not have the software. With the software, this is easily carried out because it keeps track of all documents printed as well as the employee who printed them respectively. These reports are then stored inside a built-in database that you can easily access to monitor abusive users.
Our printer monitor also comes with built-in notification capabilities. That is, in the case that anything remarkable is found in any of the printers work that the program is currently monitoring, it could simply send off an email to the human administrator. This saves administrators a lot of tedious labor in looking through many printers, and frees their time for more important and complex administration tasks.
Key features of Accurate Printer Monitor:
•Capability to monitor multiple printers at the same time. Each printer may have fully different monitoring and exporting settings;
•Allows monitor local, remote or network printers;
•Real-time optimized monitoring;
•The program automatically detects when the printer or print server goes offline, and restores monitoring when the printer is online;
•Supports color and monochrome printers;
•Can send notification via email and several other methods;
•Can save printer events to databases MSSQL, MySQL, MS Access, Oracle, Interbase, etc;
•Many modules allow you to filter events and process printer events;
•You can calculate printing cost for each printer, domain or user, paper size or print quality;
•Many reports, which you may save to Adobe PDF or MS Word files;
•The printer monitor can send scheduled reports to administrators;
•Built-in HTTP server allows administrators or users display company or individual reports from remote computers;
•Simple, menu-driven step by step set-up - programming is not required to configure the software to collect data;
•It supports various operating systems. The logger runs on all versions starting from Windows 2000, including 32 and 64-bit systems.
Unlike most other printer monitoring applications, Accurate Printer Monitor can run as a service so that it starts as soon as the operating system starts and doesn't require a user to log in and run it. It will continue to run even as user logon and logoff the workstation.
It is extremely easy to use! The configuration process is fully menu-driven and has complete, context-sensitive, on-line help. You can easily customize all input to your exact specifications. Once you see how easy it is to use Accurate Printer Monitor, you will never again take data readings by hand!
This software is mainly used in a centralized supervising system of all you printers. With this software, you can monitor printing activity more efficiently, thus preventing the personal use of your printers by your employees. It just cannot be helped; there are times when your own employees would use your printers to print some documents that are not related to work at all.
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