Micro Focus iPrint Appliance 4.2 Release Notes

July 2021

Micro Focus iPrint Appliance is a virtual appliance that offers cross-platform, self-service printing for the enterprise. It allows users to print from their desktops, laptops, and mobile devices. Micro Focus iPrint Appliance supports NetIQ eDirectory and Active Directory as user identity sources. It scales to fit organizations of any size and provides a single solution to manage the printing needs across multiple locations.

The appliance runs as a virtual machine within any virtualization environment such as VMware, Windows Hyper-V, Citrix Xen Server, or Xen on SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES).

1.0 iPrint Appliance 4.2 - Highlights

1.1 Support for Azure AD Integration

iPrint users can now be authenticated by using Microsoft Identity platform for secure iPrint printers. This functionality is available with Desktop printing (Windows), QuickPrint, Context Menu-based Desktop Printing, and Release Portal.

1.2 iPrint Client 6.22 for Windows

The iPrint Client is upgraded to version 6.22 and allows Azure users to print to iPrint secure printers.

1.3 iPrint Client 6.15 for Mac

The iPrint Client is upgraded to version 6.15 and supports macOS Big Sur (Intel architecture).

2.0 Known Issues

2.1 Email Printing Issues

If you print an email containing emoticon, the emoticon is treated as an attachment, and each emoticon is printed on a new page. For example, if your email contains three emoticon, four pages are printed, with one page containing the mail body and the rest containing one emoticon each.

2.2 General Issues

Printing documents with SmartArt graphics or tables may impact the quality of the printout. It is recommended to deploy Remote Renderer to resolve such issues.

3.0 iPrint Appliance System Requirements

For iPrint Appliance system requirements, see Server Requirements in the Micro Focus iPrint Appliance Administration Guide.

4.0 Documentation

For additional iPrint Appliance documentation, see the iPrint Appliance documentation web site.

5.0 Legal Notice

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