Printer Installer System Requirements

Before installing Printer Installer, make sure your system meets the following minimum hardware and software requirements.

Web Server:

  • Software:
    Windows Server 2008 R2 or newer 
    * IIS, MySQL & PHP are automatically installed during setup
  • Hardware:
    • (2) 2.0 GHz processors or (1) 2.0 GHz processor with dual core for up to 10,000 users. Add an additional CPU for every 10,000 end users thereafter.
    • 4GB RAM for up to 15,000 users. Add an additional 2GB of ram for every 15,000 end users thereafter.
    • 2 GB of free hard disk space for every 100 printers.

Client Workstations

  • Operating System:
    XP, XP Embedded, XP x64, Server 2003, Server 2003 x64, Vista, Vista Embedded, Vista x64, Windows 7, Windows 7 x64, Windows 7 Embedded, Server 2008, Server 2008 x64, Server 2008 R2, Windows 8, Server 2012
  • Browser:
    IE 6 +, Chrome 8 +,  Firefox 3 +. A browser is not required if printer self-service installation is not desired. For example, if you are deploying printers by group membership, the client workstation would not need a browser.
  • Hardware:
    Hardware capable of running the OS with 4MB free hard disk space for the Printer Installer Client installation. Add additional space for print drivers being installed.