Set general preferences

Use this procedure to configure general administrative options.

The Set General Preferences utility allows an administrator to set operational parameters that apply globally to an instance of Output Manager. The utility is divided into six tab pages that set General, Destination, Security, Reporting, Kiosks, and Client options.

  1. In the Output Manager Console navigation pane, click the Administration application.
  2. Click the Set General Preferences link.
    This opens the Set General Preferences utility in the console window.
  3. Configure settings on the tabs in this window. You can click in the following table to view options for a table.
    Tab Description
    General tab Sets general options in the preferences.
    Destination tab Specifies which print preferences/document properties are supported throughout Output Manager.
    Security tab Configures security settings.
    Reporting tab Configures reporting settings.
    Kiosks tab Add, Remove and Configure kiosks associated with devices and optional MFP/Kiosk profiles.
    Clients tab Configures settings for client web servers.
  4. Click the Apply button to save changes to the general preferences.