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PaperCut MF 17.2.3 (Build 41350)
Posted on 26 July 2017 10:49 AM

This is a Maintenance Release for 17.2 and contains the following changes:


  • Print Provider: Now shipping signed PaperCut NG/MF DLL's (pcprintportmon.dll and pcprintportmonui.dll) for both x32 and x64 architecture.
  • Mobility Print: Provide the ability for users to authenticate via Pin/ID from Mobility Print.
  • Fast Release network card readers, and Devices with network card reader User Authentication: Added 'RFIDeas 241 (Client Mode)' connection mode, which provides improved stability for 'RFIDeas Ethernet 241' network card readers.


  • Fixed a problem preventing the Application Server from using custom keystores that have a different key password to the main keystore password (since 16.1).
  • PaperCut MF now uses HTTPS for "Check for updates" and "Report error" communication.
  • Fixed a problem preventing user deletion when running the delete-existing-user server command without arguments.
  • Fixed an issue where sometimes confirmation emails for newly created users were not sent.
  • Added a new config key ("IgnoreOSDocumentNames") that ignores the document name set by the operating system, and instead uses the document name specified in the spool file.
  • Web Print: Fixed an issue where if one user received a Web Print error about an unavailable printer, other users will then also persistently receive the same error.
  • Fixed an issue that prevented the removal of an alternate ID from a printer or device.
  • Minor layout improvements in the Admin web interface, including alignment and pagination.
  • Novell iPrint: Fixed an issue that falsely logged errors about a missing ppd directory.
  • Canon imagePROGRAF large format printers: Added support for tracking and reporting of print jobs.
  • HP PCL6 driver on Windows 10: Fixed an issue causing in an incorrect number of pages to be recorded when N-up printing was used.
  • HP Universal or HP Model Specific PCL 6 drivers: Fixed an issue causing Envelope #10 size print jobs to be reported and charged as "Default (other sizes)".
  • OKI Universal PCL5 driver: Fixed an issue that reported the wrong number of copies for print jobs in some cases.
  • Mobility Print (with Toshiba Universal 2 driver): Fixed an issue where color documents were detected and charged as grayscale documents.

Copier / Device Integration:

  • Toshiba (MDS):

    • Fixed an issue that occasionally prevented a device from recovering after temporarily losing network connectivity to the Application Server.
    • Improved PaperCut MF Home Screen display speed.
  • Xerox (EIP):

    • EIP1.5+: The Secure Access Web Service is now automatically enabled.
    • EIP 1.5+ and EIP 3.0+: Prevented access to USB printing for restricted users with zero balance.
    • EIP 3.0+: Improved PaperCut MF Home Screen display speed.

Other Notes:

  • If you are running v17.2.1 or later, there is NO database upgrade.
  • Devices marked with * require installing an updated version of the embedded software to access new features and fixes.