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Posted on 2004-03-30
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I would need to log usage of our rinters. I do not need a quota system, i just need to know which uses prints how much, and if it is a color document or not. All printers are ethernet connected, with queues on a Active Directory W2k-server.

Preferably a cheap solution :)
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For 'free' - you can try out printer auditing under W2k...
http://www.comptechdoc.org/os/windows/win2k/win2kauditing.html
http://networking.earthweb.com/netsysm/article.php/623821

Although, it doesn't give you as much info as you might get from a 3rd party tool..

Other solutions include:
http://www.ei-europe.com/print_manager_plus.htm
http://www.printmanagerplus.com/ (this one is great - and has a free trial)
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Without author input - I'd say this one's answered.  
Accept: http:#10718409
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by:j2
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Funny.. i specifically know i DID finalize this question yonkers ago. Anyway, guess i can do it again.
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