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Xerox CSX2000 Ver.2.0 Server Installation Guide PDF

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EMS Overview Creo is committed to the Environment Management System (EMS) and according to this policy, we will keep customers and service engineers informed about the principles of handling company products, while emphasizing environmental conservation... The Triple-R principles are: Reduce, Reuse and Recycle... Any item that may be recycled should be recycled and any item that can be reused should be reused, to reduce the quantities of landfill sent to the local municipalities...

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Chapter 2 Reinstalling your CSX2000 Color Server 103 Overview... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 104 Reinstalling the Operating System ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 106 Configuring the Image Disks (Disk Stripping) ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 108 Reinstalling the Services for Macintosh ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 115 Reinstalling the Creo Application ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 127 The Configuration Wizard... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 128

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Preferences ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 193 Accounting/Message Viewer Log Setup ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 194 System Disks ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 196 Alert Messages ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 197 Pre-RIP Preview ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 198 Default Archiving Path ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 199 PDF Optimization ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 200 Job Batching ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 201 Default Paper Size ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 202

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Configuring IPX Printing ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 247 Installing the Printer Drivers on a Novell Client Using the Adobe PS Application ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 249 Defining the CSX2000 Color Server as a Novell NDS Client ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 251

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Installation Guide Purpose This Installation Guide has been designed to guide you through setting up your CSX2000 Color Server... It will also direct you in setting up client workstations to print with the CSX2000 Color Server, printing test files, and administrating your CSX2000 Color Server system...

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Appendix A Novell NDS Setup and Configuration Configuring the connection between a Novell NDS (Novell Directory Services) Server and the CSX2000 Color Server, in a Novell working environment...

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Emphasized text Use template style to denote importance... As a general user, you are able to search for Files and Folders...

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Safety Precautions ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 6

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The CSX2000 Color Server contains a Lithium battery on the CPU board... Only qualified service personnel should replace the battery... The following battery specifications fit all CPU configurations...

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The CSX2000 Color Server is equipped with a main power supply switch at the rear of the unit (labeled On / Off,) and a power button behind the front door... For complete disconnection from the power supply, the main power supply must be brought to Off position... Switching off only the front power switch will leave some circuits of the CSX2000 Color Server energized...

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Take the following precautions whenever handling an electronics board, disk drive and memory modules, since they can be extremely sensitive to ESD (Electro Static Discharge)...

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The following safety labels are found on the CSX2000 Color Server...

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Default Network Printers on PC and Macintosh Clients 12 Defining a Printer on PC Client Workstations ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 14 Defining a Printer on Macintosh Client Workstations ... ... 81 Defining a Printer on Unix Client Workstations ... ... ... ... ... ... 102

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FontDownLoader This is a special network printer used with Macintosh clients to download fonts... The FontDownLoader functions as a communications port, sending messages between the FontDownLoader program and the CSX2000 Color Server... It is not possible to send files via the FontDownLoader, only fonts...

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The CSX2000 Color Server enables you to select which virtual printer to print to... It also allows you to define new virtual printers, with printing workflows tailored to your specific job requirements...

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Defining a Printer on PC Client Workstations The CSX2000 Color Server can print to the following PC client workstation running: Windows 98/ME and Windows NT 4... 0/2000 and XP... The CSX2000 Color Server network printers are defined using the Windows Add Printer Wizard - Network Printers...

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4... Browse the network to where the CSX2000 Color Server is configured... Double-click the server name... A list of the network printers is displayed...

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6... When prompted to set this printer as the default printer, leave the default as No and click Next...

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7... The CSX2000 Color Server network printer is now successfully installed... Click Finish to complete the setup...

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The following items must be installed and configured on the Windows NT 4... 0 client workstation (Server or Workstation version) before you begin:

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1... From the Start menu, select Settings>Printers...

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3... Select the Ports tab and then click the Add Port button...

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5... Type the exact name of the CSX2000 Color Server (this field is case-sensitive), for example, CSX2000_F in the Name or address of server providing lpd: field... Then type the exact name of the Virtual Printer you wish to print to (you can view the exact name of the printer on the CSX2000 Color Server, under: Admin>Resource Manager>Virtual Printers)... In this example the Virtual Printer name is CSX2000_F_ProcessStore... Click OK...

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8... Define the LPR printer using the Adobe PostScript Printer driver application... See the following procedure...

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1... Launch the Adobe PostScript Driver application (you can download this application from Adobe's Web site at www... adobe... com)...

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3... Click Accept to accept the license agreement (read license agreement first)...

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4... Select It is directly connected to your computer (Local Printer), then click Next...

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5... Select the LPR port you defined earlier on, for example, CSX2000_F_ProcessStore, and then click Next...

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6... The next step is to configure the printer with the CSX2000 Color Server PPD... The CSX2000 Color Server PPD is located in a shared folder on the CSX2000 Color Server... Click Browse...

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7... Click the Network button and browse to your CSX2000 Color Server...

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8... Once you have located the CSX2000 Color Server, double-click on the server icon and then double click on the Utilities folder... Then, click OK...

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9... Double click on the PPD folder and then select the CSX2000 Color Server PPD...

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11... In the list of Printer Models select the CSX2000 Color Server PPD (CSX2K2_0... ppd) that you just added and then click Next...

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13... Type a name for the printer which you will be able to identify on the client workstation, for example CSX2000 ProcessStore... Select Yes if you want to print a test page (recommended) or select No, then click Next...

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14... Click Install to install the LPR printer with the CSX2000 Color Server PPD... When prompted to configure the printer, click Yes and then click Next...

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16... Configure the printer according to your specifications and then click OK...

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The new LPR printer is now listed with your other printers on the WindowsNT client workstation... You are now ready to print to the CSX2000 Color Server using LPR...

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When adding a new CSX2000 Color Server network printer to a client workstation, there is no need to install the CSX2000 Color Server PPD and Adobe PS printer driver separately... They are installed automatically through the Windows>Add Printer Wizard...

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3... Click Next... The following window appears...

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4... Select Network printer and click Next... The following window appears...

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5... Type the network path or the queue name of your printer... If you dont know its name, click Browse to view available network printers...

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8... When prompted to set this printer as the default printer, leave the default as No...

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10... Select Yes to print a test page... The CSX2000 Color Server network printer is now successfully installed... Click Finish to complete the setup...

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When adding a new CSX2000 Color Server network printer to a client workstation, there is no need to install the CSX2000 Color Server PPD and Adobe PS printer driver separately... They are installed automatically through the Windows Add Printer Wizard...

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3... Click Next... The following window appears...

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6... Type the printer name and click Next... If you dont know its name, click Next to browse for a printer... The following window appears...

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9... When prompted to set this printer as the default printer, leave the default as No...

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2... Double-click on the network printer icon... The network printer is defined on your PC client workstation...

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When adding a new CSX2000 Color Server network printer to a client workstation, there is no need to install the CSX2000 Color Server PPD and Adobe PS printer driver separately... They are installed automatically through the Windows Add Printer Wizard...

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2... From the Printer Tasks, select Add a printer...

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3... Click Next to setup one of the default CSX2000 Color Server network printers...

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4... Select A network printer, or a printer attached to another computer and then click Next...

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5... Select Browse for a printer and then click Next...

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6... Browse to the CSX2000 Color Server and double-click it to display the list of network printers...

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7... Select the printer you wish to setup and click Next...

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8... If you would like this printer to be the default printer on your computer, select Yes... Otherwise, select No...

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You have now successfully completed setting up one of the CSX2000 Color Server network printers in Windows XP...

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The following procedures describes how to create PostScript files using the CSX2000 from the client workstation... This is useful when you are not connected to the CSX2000 Color Server and you need to distribute jobs for printing on the CSX2000 remotely or on external media... These file can then be imported to the CSX2000 Color Server for printing...

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1... Launch the Adobe PostScript Driver application (The application is found on CD#3 in the Utilities folder, or at Adobe's Web site at www... adobe... com)...

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2... When the Welcome message appears on the screen click Next...

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3... Click Accept to accept the license agreement (read license agreement first)...

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4... Select It is directly connected to your computer (Local Printer), then click Next...

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5... Select the FILE: Local Port and then click Next...

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6... The next step is to configure the printer with the CSX2000 Color Server PPD... The CSX2000 Color Server PPD (CSX2K2_0... ppd) is located in a shared folder on the CSX2000 Color Server... Click Browse...

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7... Click the Network button and browse to your CSX2000 Color Server...

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8... Once you have located the CSX2000 Color Server, double click on the server icon and then double click on the Utilities folder... Click OK when you are done...

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9... Double click on the PPD folder and then select the CSX2000 Color Server PPD (CSX2K2_0... ppd)...

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11... In the list of Printer Models select the CSX2000 Color Server PPD (CSX2K2_0... ppd), that you just added and then click Next...

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13... Type a name for the printer which you will be able to identify on the client workstation, for example CSX2000... Select Yes if you want to print a test page (recommended) or select No, then click Next...

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14... Click Install to install the Print to file printer with the CSX2000 Color Server PPD... When prompted to configure the printer, click Yes and then click Next...

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16... Configure the printer according to your specifications and then click OK...

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You are now ready to print *... ps and *... prn files... Once printed, these files can be imported and printed on the CSX2000 Color Server...

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It is necessary to use the CSX2000 Color Server PPD to create PS files to send to the CSX2000 Color Server... The CSX2000 Color Server PPD should therefore be copied and distributed to the customer...

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Defining a Printer on Macintosh Client Workstations The CSX2000 Color Server can print to the following client workstation running: Macintosh OS 9 and OS X (10... 1)...

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Do not select the check box... otherwise it will mount with every reboot...

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8... Copy the CSX2K2_0... ppd file to the System Folder>Extensions Printer Descriptions folder... The CSX2000 Color Server PPD is now installed in the Printer Descriptions folder... It is ready to be configured with one of the CSX2000 Color Server's network printers...

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3... Select one of the CSX2000 Color Server's network printers (for example, CSX2000_ProcessStore) and click Create... The following window appears...

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5... From the list of Printer Descriptions, select CSX2K2_0... ppd... Click Select...

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The printer is now a CSX2000 Color Server network printer, and is set up on the Macintosh workstation...

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Before you begin you need to install the CSX2000 Color Server PPD to your Macintosh... The following procedure describes the recommended location where to copy the CSX2000 PPD, however it can be copied to any folder on your Macintosh...

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2... Browse the network and select the required CSX2000 Color Server...

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5... Select the CSX_Utilities folder and then click OK... The CSX_Utilities folder is mounted on your desktop...

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8... Copy the CSX2K2_0... ppd from the CSX2000 Color Server to your Macintosh hard disk... It is recommended to copy it by dragging and dropping from the CSX2000 Color Server to the Library>Printers>PPDs folder on your Macintosh...

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To set up a CSX2000 Color Server network printer on Macintosh OS X:

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4... Click the Add Printer button... The following dialog box appears...

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6... Browse the network to the location where the CSX2000 Color Server is located, and then select the CSX2000 Color Server printer...

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9... Click the Choose button to assign the CSX2K2_0... ppd to the selected CSX2000 Color Server network printer...

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10... Click the Add button to add the new printer to the Printer List... The new printer is displayed in the Printer List window...

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1... Follow the Setting up a CSX2000 Network Printer in Mac OS X procedure, till step 5...

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5... In the Queue Name field, type the full name of the CSX2000 Color Server network printer, for example CSX7_ProcessPrint (case-sensitive)...

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8... Click the Choose button to assign the CSX2K2_0... ppd to the selected CSX2000 Color Server network printer...

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9... Click the Add button to add the new printer to the Printer List... The new printer is displayed in the Printer List window...

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2... In Name of QUEUE to add - type the name of the print queue to be used on your UNIX client (use a logical name to recognize the remote printer)...

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Overview ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 104 Reinstalling the Operating System ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 106 Configuring the Image Disks (Disk Stripping) ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 108 Reinstalling the Services for Macintosh ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 115 Reinstalling the Creo Application ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 127 The Configuration Wizard ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 128 The Configuration Wizard (if configuration recovery fails or is unavailable) ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 135 Format Image Disk ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 149

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Overview This chapter describes the methods for reinstalling your CSX2000 Color Server by complete overwrite or by system partition... It describes how to install the Windows NT operating system, the Creo Software Application, and the configuration of the system using the Configuration Wizard... In addition, there is a section on reinstalling the services for Macintosh, for customers that use multiple AppleTalk zones...

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Creo Software Preservation Installation (System Partition Overwrite): This procedure replaces only the operating system partition (Disk C:)... System Partition Overwrite should be performed when the Windows NT Server operating system is corrupt and needs to be reinstalled...

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If you are already logged into your system and the CSX2000 Color Server workspace is open, exit the workspace and proceed to step 2...

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If you do not have a DHCP server, a message may appear to inform you that the DHCP client could not obtain an IP address... Click NO to not receive future DHCP messages...

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If the following message appears Disk Administrator has determined that this is the 1st timeDA has been run, or that one or more disks have been added to your computer since DA was last run... System configuration will now be updated Click OK...

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2... Click OK... The following Confirm message appears...

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Note that the screen captures in this procedure reflect the disk status using a 1 GHz CPU... If the CSX2000 Color Server has a 600/700 MHz CPU, the disk order is different: the first Disk is the System disk and the next 2 Disks are the Image Disks...

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5... Right-click on the second Image Disk, and from the menu select Delete... Then click Yes to confirm... The Disk Administrator window is now displayed as follows...

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7... Right-click one of the Image Disks and from the menu, select Create Stripe Set... The following window is displayed...

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11... Close the Disk Administrator window... The Confirm message is displayed...

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15... Click OK to restart your computer... Next, reinstall the services for Macintosh...

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Reinstalling the Services for Macintosh The Services for Macintosh are automatically installed during the NT installation... However, the unattended installation of the Services for Macintosh does not support multiple Apple talk zones... Therefore, If you use multiple Apple Talk zones it is necessary to first remove the unattended installation of the Services for Macintosh and then reinstall the service manually...

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3... Right-click the Network Neighborhood icon, and from the menu select Properties... The Network dialog box appears...

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5... From the Network Services list, select Services for Macintosh, then, click the Remove button... The following Warning appears...

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The Bindings Review process indicator appears, followed by the NWLink message...

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2... Insert the Windows NT Server CD (the original CD was delivered with the NT Server license), into the CD-ROM drive...

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7... Verify the path is E:\I386 and click the Continue button... The files are copied from the specified location...

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9... Click No... The Bindings Review process indicator appears, followed by the Microsoft AppleTalk Protocol Properties dialog box...

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11... Click Yes to reboot and promptly remove the NT Server CD...

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3... On the CSX2000 Color Server desktop, double-click My Computer and browse to E:\Files_nt\Sp6... Then, double-click Sp6i386... exe... The Service Pack 6a files are then extracted, and the Windows NT Service Pack Setup window appears...

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4... Select Accept the License Agreement, and clear the Backup files check-box... Then click the Install button... The files are copied to your system and the following message appears...

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5... After the computer restarts, the Configuration Wizard appears... Proceed to Section The Configuration Wizard on page 128, if a configuration backup is available... Proceed to Section The Configuration Wizard (if configuration recovery fails or is unavailable) on page 135 if there is no back up and the system configuration must be done manually...

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The Configuration Wizard The CSX2000 Color Server Configuration Wizard automatically appears after the installation is complete... Follow the steps of the wizard to complete the CSX2000 Color Server Configuration recovery... If configuration recovery is impossible, refer to The Configuration Wizard (if configuration recovery fails or is unavailable) on page 135...

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If you received the message Error in default configuration, click OK and go to step 2 in Section Restoring the Configuration on page 130...

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1... If you would like to restore the default configuration, select Default Configuration... If you received the message "Error in default configuration", or if you want to use a different configuration file than the default, choose Select Configuration and click browse... Locate the desired configuration file and then click OK...

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When restoring the configuration all the custom tables/sets will be added to the system (for example imported user-defined imposition templates, new virtual printers, downloaded fonts etc...

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7... In the Use APR Mask from area, select High Res to use the masking data contained in the high resolution file (if such data exists)... Or: Select PS Image (low resolution) to use the masking data contained in the low resolution image file... Or: Select Both to use only the masking data common to both the high resolution and the low resolution image files (i... e... , if the images defined by the two sets of masking data overlap, then this overlapping area is RIPped)... click Next...

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Viewing the Configuration To view the configuration:

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2... Close all open applications and from the Start menu, choose Shutdown... Then, select Restart the Computer, and click Yes... The CSX2000 Color Server restarts...

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The CSX2000 Color Server Configuration Wizard automatically appears the first time you power up the CSX2000 Color Server...

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Select the required interface language, and click Next...

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The CSX2000 Color Server contains a default Computer Name (Hostname) set from the factory... Check with your System Administrator if the computers name needs to be changed...

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1... Verify that the correct host name is displayed and click Next... Otherwise, click the Change button... The Network dialog box appears...

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3... In the Computer Name field, type the new name for the computer... If you would like to change the Workgroup or the Domain in which your computer appears, type the new name in the corresponding field...

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1... Check that the Date and Time are set correctly and click Next... Otherwise, click the Change button...

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Setting the Default Measurement Units To set the default measurement units:

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2... If prompted to restart your computer, click No, (since you will be prompted at the end of the Configuration Wizard to restart your system... ) then, click Next to continue...

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If there are problems finding the desired AppleTalk zone and multiple zones exist, refer to Section Reinstalling the Services for Macintosh on page 115 and reinstall the Macintosh Services...

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2... Click Next... Further information about configuring the connection between the CSX2000 Color Server and a Novell NDS Server, in a Novell working environment, is provided in the CSX2000 Color Server Installation Guide...

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1... After the installation is complete, the View Configuration window is displayed...

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3... Click Finish to complete the First-time setup... When the backup is complete, the following message appears...

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6... Close any open applications and from the Start menu, select Shutdown... Then, select Restart the Computer, and click Yes...

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1... From the Windows task bar, execute the following sequence: Start>CSX2000>CSX2000 Tools>Format Image Disks...

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4... Click Yes to continue and format the Image Disks, otherwise select No and backup your files before formatting the Image Disks...

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6... When the formatting is complete the following message appears... Click OK and then restart your computer...

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3... Before updating the system to a new version, removal of the current version is required... From the Start menu, select Settings > Control Panel and then double-click on the Add/Remove Programs icon...

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9... Click OK when the following message appears... Click OK also if an Uninstall message appears...

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13... Once the CSX2000 Color Server has rebooted insert the CSX2000 Color Server Application Software CD#2 and browse the CD- ROM to CSX2000_2... 0 folder, and locate the Setup... exe file... Then, double-click this file to run Setup... If a Services or driver fail message appears, click OK...

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The Administration Window ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 158 General Setup... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 160 The Resource Manager ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 167 Network Setup... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 186 Preferences... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 193 Utilities... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 203

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To access these utilities, click the Admin button on the Pathways panel... Or: From the Tools menu, select Administration...

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General Setup The General Setup utility enables you to change the system parameters, such as the hostname of your CSX2000 Color Server, the systems date and time, the user interface language...

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1... In the General Setup folder, double-click Server Name... The Network dialog box appears...

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4... If you want to change the Workgroup or the Domain in which your computer appears, type a new name in the corresponding field...

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1... In the General Setup folder, double-click Date&Time... The Date/Time Properties dialog box appears...

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3... Select the Time Zone tab and set the correct time zone...

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2... Select the interface language you would like to use, and click OK... The system prompts you to reboot your computer for the new settings to take effect...

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1... In the General Setup folder, double-click Units... The Units dialog box dialog box appears...

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The Resource Manager The Resource Manager utility enables you to manage the virtual printers, add and delete fonts, manage the high-res files used for APR and manage your VI elements... In addition, you can create and manage CMYK emulations and import user defined imposition templates...

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If a job that is sent from the client, or downloaded to a particular virtual printer, contains preset parameters from the PPD, these options overwrite the parameters set in the virtual printer for that job... The 'Printer Default' options defined in the PPD use the default parameters set for that particular virtual printer...

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1... In the Resource Manager folder, double-click Virtual Printers... The Virtual Printers dialog box appears...

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6... The Publish the printer on the network check-box is selected by default... Clear the check-box if you do not want to publish the printer on the network...

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1... In the Virtual Printers dialog box, select a printer from the list and click the Edit Virtual Printer button... Or: Right-click one of the existing printers and select Edit Virtual Printer... The Virtual Printer dialog box appears...

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In the Parameters window, you can edit all job parameters... In each tab the left pane lists the parameters and the right pane displays the options for the selected parameter...

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For additional details, refer to The CSX2000 Color Server Printing Guide, Chapter 3, Basic Printing Workflow, Setting Job Parameters...

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1... In the Virtual Printers dialog box, select a printer from the list and click the Delete Virtual Printer button... Or: Right-click one of the existing printers and select Delete Virtual Printer... The Delete Logical Printers message appears...

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5... To add new fonts to the CSX2000 Color Server, copy the new font/s to the C:\CSX2000\General\RIP\Font folder...

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The High Res utility in the Resource Manager enables you to organize your high-resolution files... You can add or delete files, copy files from a local hard disk, from the network, or from an external media (for example, CD-ROM or floppy)... The default shared folder dedicated to high-res files resides in D:\Shared\HighRes...

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Your VI jobs are displayed on the left pane... The right pane lists the elements associated with your jobs, and a thumbnail of a selected element...

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2... Choose the required archive location for the VI elements, and click Save...

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2... Double-click the folder where your VI elements have been archived... Or: Select the folder and click the Open button... The archived VI elements are retrieved...

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The CMYK Emulation utility enables you to create new CMYK emulations based on ICC profiles of various output devices and add them to the CSX2000 Color Server pre-installed CMYK emulation... In addition, you can rename or delete existing emulations...

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1... In the CMYK Emulation dialog box, select a CMYK emulation from the list and click the Rename Emulation button... Or: Double-click the emulation you want to rename... The Rename dialog box appears...

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In the CMYK Emulation dialog box, select a CMYK emulation from the list and click the Delete Color Emulation button...

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The User Defined Imposition Template utility enables to import and manage, user defined imposition templates (created in a stand-alone application) in the CSX2000 Color Server...

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1... In the Template Manager dialog box, select a user defined imposition template from the list and click the Rename button... Or: Right-click a user defined imposition template you want to rename and from the menu select Rename... The user defined imposition template name becomes active...

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In the Template Manager dialog box, select a user defined imposition template from the list and click the Delete button... Or: Right-click a user defined imposition template you want to delete and from the menu select Delete... The selected user defined imposition template is deleted...

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Network Setup The Network Setup utility enables you to change settings in the IPX, TCP/IP and in the Apple Talk Setup...

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2... To change the frame type, click Manual Frame Type Detection and select a frame type from the Frame Type list, then click Apply...

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IPX printing enables the CSX2000 Color Server to act as a job server for the Novell queue... A job server checks each assigned queue at a specified interval, taking care of jobs on a first-in, first-out basis... Once a job is processed, its associated file is deleted from the queue directory...

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The CSX2000 Color Server is predefined with a default IP address... The TCP/IP option enables you to change this IP address and other TCP/IP settings...

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2... Change the IP Address by selecting Obtain an IP address from a DHCP server or Specify an IP address... If you select the latter, you need to type the data for the IP Address, the Subnet Mask and the Default Gateway fields...

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If there are problems finding the desired AppleTalk zone and multiple zones exist, refer to Section Reinstalling the Services for Macintosh on page 115, and reinstall the service for Macintosh...

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2... In the General tab, from the Default Zone list, select the AppleTalk zone for your computer, and click Apply...

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Preferences The Preferences utility enables you to change several settings such as the log file generated by the Accounting and Message Viewer applications and the System Disks threshold... In addition you may define the appearance of the alert messages, the number of booklets in the VI View Options and set the Default Archiving Path and Default Paper Size...

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By default, all the jobs that were handled during the past 90 days are listed in the CSX2000 Color Server Accounting window, and all the jobs that were handled during the past 56 days are listed in the CSX2000 Color Server Message Viewer...

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2... From the Accounting Log Setup area, and in the Message Viewer Log Setup areas, type the required values to specify how long information remains before being overwritten...

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When the Printer or User Disks reach a pre-defined threshold (usually of 256 MB), RIP is suspended and the system provides a warning message... The RIP will resume automatically only after disk space is available...

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2... If you would like the Alerts window to appear whenever an error occurs, select Launch Alerts window automatically on new error (default)... If you would like to open the Alerts window upon selection only, select Launch Alerts window on user selection only...

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1... In the Preferences folder, double-click Pre-RIP Preview... The Pre-RIP Preview dialog box appears...

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The Default Archiving Path utility enables you to select a default path for archiving jobs... Once the path is set, and Archive is selected from the job menu, the archive window browser will be directed to the predefined path...

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The PDF optimization utility enables optimizes the RIP process of PDF files with repeated elements (which are marked as repeated in the PDF file) and consequently significantly decreases the processing time...

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2... Select Enable Job Batching to print jobs with the same page parameters, one after the other without the cycle down... Or: Select Disable Job Batching to disable the printing of jobs with the same page orientation, one after the other and enable cycle down...

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When a PDL file does not contain any page size information (usually set by the PPD), the RIP uses a pre-defined default size... You can set this default size, and provide better control of the default RIP size...

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Utilities These utilities enable you to view and back up the configuration of your CSX2000 Color Server...

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The View Configuration utility enables you to view the configuration of your CSX2000 Color Server and to print it to any printer on the network connected to your CSX2000 Color Server... In addition you may save the configuration in the network or export it to an external media...

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4... If you would like to save the configuration click the Export button... The Save As dialog box appears...

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The Configuration Backup utility enables you to backup your CSX2000 Color Server configuration to a local hard disk, to a network drive or to an external media (such as a CD-ROM drive), connected to the CSX2000 Color Server...

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2... In the Backup Configuration to area, the default location for the backup configuration (C:/CSX2000/General/Configuration) appears... If you would like to specify a different path, click the Browse button and browse to a different directory path for the backup...

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When restoring the configuration all the custom tables/sets will be added to the system (for example imported user-defined imposition templates, new virtual printers, downloaded fonts etc...

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5... Click Yes if you would like the restored files to replace the current ones... Click No if you do not want the restored files to replace the existing files...

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General Information ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 212

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General Information You can view the main settings of the DFE and their status... The DFE provides general information about the following:

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Adding an External Device ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 214

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2... If the CSX2000 Color Server is from serial numbers 002474- 002475 or from serial number 002478 onwards, loosen the 2 screws and unplug the Termination of the CSX2000 Color Server located on the bottom rear end of the DFE... See the following figure and then proceed to step 4...

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Remove the metal cover from I3 using a screw driver and a hammer, insert the new SCSI cable and connect it to the CPU, System disk... Connect the metal connector to I3 using the supplied screws... See the following graphic...

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8... Click the Start button, and follow the path: Programs>Administrative Tools>Disk Administrator...

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10... Click Yes... The Disk Administrator window appears...

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The external device is disk 1 in the hatched area... In case the external media is not new, disk 1 will not be hatched since it has already been formatted... In this case, just verify that the drive letter of disk 1 is other than E and ignore the following procedures... If the drive letter of disk 1 is E, perform the procedure for changing the assigned drive letter on page 225...

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1... In the Disk Administrator window right-click Disk 1 and from the menu, select Create...

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4... Right-click the disk and from the menu, select Commit Changes Now...

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5... Click Yes... The following message appears...

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7... Right-click the disk and from the menu, select Format...

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9... In the Format Options area, select Quick Format, and then click Start... The format warning appears...

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Before closing the window, verify that the CD-ROM drive letter is E... If it is, close the Disk Administrator window... The external device is now formatted and ready to use... In any other case, perform the following procedure...

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2... Verify that Assign Drive Letter is selected, and from this list select any available letter... Then click OK...

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4... Right-click the CD-ROM drive and from the menu, choose Assign Drive Letter...

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Overview ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 228 Defining Novell NDS Printer Queues in the Novell NDS Tree... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 229 Configuring IPX Printing ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 247 Installing the Printer Drivers on a Novell Client Using the Adobe PS Application ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 249 Defining the CSX2000 Color Server as a Novell NDS Client ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 251

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Overview This appendix describes how to configure the connection between a Novell NDS (Novell Directory Services) Server and the CSX2000 Color Server, in a Novell working environment...

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Perform the following procedures to create the Print Server, Printer and Print Queues, using the NWAdmin application:

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The NetWare Administrator window appears displaying the Novell NDS window... The following example shows the existing Trees, Queues and other Novell connections...

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Before performing the following procedure, check the Novell Server window and if the nwprintserver already exists, proceed to the next procedure To define a Novell NDS printer: on page 233...

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Notes: 1... It is important to use only this server name, in lower case... 2... In any case, do not define a password for the Print Server...

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5... Click the Create button... The printer name is added to the Novell NDS window...

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3... Both Virtual printers <hostname_ProcessPrint> and <hostname_ProcessStore> should not be deleted from the CSX2000 Color Server...

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4... In the Print Queue name box, type the exact (case sensitive) Virtual Printer name: <hostname_ProcessPrint>... For example: CSX7_ProcessPrint...

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6... Click the Print Queue Volume icon... The Select Object dialog box appears...

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9... In the Create Print Queue dialog box, click the Create button... The Print Queue is now added to the Novell NDS window along with the nwprintserver and the Printer name (CSX_Printer)...

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16... Click the Create button... Both queues appear now in the Novell NDS window...

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1... In the Novell NDS window, double-click nwprintserver... The Print Server dialog box appears...

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3... Click the Add button... The Select Object dialog box appears...

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4... From the printers, select the printer name you have defined (CSX_Printer in our example), and click OK... The printer appears in the Printers list in the Print Server dialog box...

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1... In the Novell NDS window, double-click the Printer name you have defined (in our example CSX_Printer)... The Printer dialog box appears...

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4... Select the Queue name <hostname_ProcessStore> you have defined, and click OK...

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5... Click the Add button and select <hostname_ProcessPrint>... Both printer queues now appear in the Print queues list in the Printer dialog box...

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3... Verify that the nwprintserver server, the printer and queues are displayed as shown in the above example...

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The CSX2000 Color Server Virtual Printers can be defined as Novell NDS Printer Queues at the Novell NDS Server, using the Novell NDS PConsole... This procedure includes the following stages:

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1... In the CSX2000 Color Server, open the CSX2000 Color Server Software Application, and click the Admin button... The Administration window appears...

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4... Type the exact Tree parameter and the full containers path of the Context parameter, in their respective boxes...

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2... In the Adobe PS Wizard, verify that you have selected the Novell Printer Queue from the NetWare Network, and not the CSX2000 Color Server Virtual printers... See the following example...

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For more information on preforming test prints, refer to the CSX2000 Color Server Printing Guide...

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Defining the CSX2000 Color Server as a Novell NDS Client The following procedure is performed only to connect the CSX2000 Color Server to Novell NDS, as a Novell client... You do not need to perform this procedure in order to print to the CSX2000 Color Server...

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3... Click the Advanced button to expand the dialog box...

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An optional way is to type the exact Tree name, the Context full container path and the Server exact name, in their corresponding boxes... These names are provided by the Novell Administrator...

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7... Select the required context full containers path, and click OK... The Context parameters full containers path will now appear, in the Context list in the NDS tab...

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9... Select the required Server, and click OK... The Server parameters are added to the Server list in the NDS tab...

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A Results window appears briefly to indicate that the connection was successful... If an error message appears instead, contact your Novell Administrator...

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