Restricting Printing By Group with Exceptions
Last modified on 11 June 2012 01:08 PM
It is common for organizations to want to limit printing or color printing by Active Directory group.
There are several ways of doing this in PaperCut that differ in the level of complexity/
e.g. Give members of group
This can be done in the PaperCut web admin interface by
Using an Active Directory Group for Exceptions
Sometimes users outside a single main group will need to be given printing or color printing rights from time to time.
e.g. Nominated students will be given color printing rights for end-of-term assignments.
This can be done by
Then students can moved in and out of the
Exceptions Without Changing Active Directory
Sometimes there will be security or administrative requirements that prevent Active Directory groups being created for managing printing.
In this case the simplest way to allow exceptions is to make users unrestricted and checking the
This scenario is described in Applying user filters based on group membership.