PrintPoint Tutorials

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  1. Setting up a 3 page Job Ticket using SuperReports
  2. Customizing Timeout Values
  3. Removing a Color from the Paper Choice List
  4. Changing the Customer Association
  5. Saving and Activating A SuperReport
  6. Saving and Activating A Shipping SuperReport
  7. Customizing Job Descriptions
  8. Compacting Data
  9. Customizing Memory Settings

Setting up a 3 page Job Ticket using SuperReports

Setting up a 3 page Job Ticket using SuperReports discusses the techniques used to create custom page sizes for multi-page SuperReports such as Job Tickets with 2 or 3 pages.

If you are running on Windows you may need to view the first tutorial below "Installing a Virtual Printer". You do not need to do this for Macintosh.

Installing a Virtual Printers for Windows

Windows

Macintosh

Customizing Timeout Values

Customizing Timeout Values describes how to adjust the timeout values for the PrintPoint Server and Clients to minimize timeout errors on your network.

Windows Server

Windows Client

Macintosh Server

Macintosh Client

Removing a Color from the Paper Choice List

Removing a Color from the Paper Choice List describes how to adjust remove unwanted colors from the Paper Choice List.

Removing a Color from the Paper Choice List

Changing the Customer Association

Changing the Customer Association discusses the techniques used to associate a customer to an estimate, job and or invoice after the customer name has been changed in the customer list.

Changing the Customer Association

Saving and Activating A SuperReport

Saving and Activating A SuperReport discusses the techniques used to save an already created SuperReport and make that report the default report for the specific activity.

Saving and Activating a SuperReport

Saving and Activating A Shipping SuperReport

Saving and Activating A Shipping SuperReport discusses the techniques used to save an already created Shipping SuperReport and make that report the default report for the specific activity.

Saving and Activating a Shipping SuperReport

Customizing Job Descriptions

Customizing Job Descriptions discusses the techniques used to modify Job and Quote vs Invoice and Shipping Descriptions.

Customizing Job Descriptions

Compacting Data

Compacting Data discusses the techniques used to compact your datafile and retrieve un-used space.

Compacting Data (PC)

Compacting Data (MAC)

Customizing Memory Settings

Customizing Memory Settings describes how to use 4D Customizer Plus to customize memory settings for PrintPoint Single User, PrintPoint Client, and PrintPoint Server to optimize the use of PrintPoint in relation to your software and hardware environment.

Windows Single User

Windows Server

Windows Client

Macintosh Single User

Macintosh Server