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Adding a Virtual Printer

Use this procedure to add a virtual printer.


  • Adding a virtual printer requires Administrators privilege. Log in using an account that has Administrators privilege.

  • The following Virtual Printer protocols are available: "TCP/IP (Unspecified, Normal)", "TCP/IP (Unspecified, Priority)", "TCP/IP (DIPRINT)", "TCP/IP (RHPP)", and "NetWare".

1Log in to Web Image Monitor as an administrator.

For details about login user names and passwords, see "Using Web Image Monitor", Network and System Settings Reference.

2In the menu area, click [Configuration], and then click [Virtual Printer Settings] in the "Printer" category.

A list of the available virtual printers appears.

3Click [Add].

The screen for adding virtual printers appears.

4In [Virtual Printer Name], enter a name for the new printer, and then select the protocol in the [Protocol] list.

5Click [OK].

The virtual printer is added.


  • If you select [NetWare] in the [Protocol] list, you cannot specify a virtual printer name.

  • You can specify a virtual printer name using up to 47 characters.

  • You can add up to 50 virtual printers. After 51 virtual printers have been added, [Add] will no longer be displayed.