Software

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Featured Software – Direct Print & Share

Sharing has never been easier with Canon’s Direct Print & Share software.

Direct Print and Share is a cloud portal and batch printing solution that helps you to expand your printing workflow. Available as a free download, this software allows you to upload documents to your account using any WebDAV compliant cloud service*, and have these documents printed from almost anywhere. Easily share and/or print PDFs, TIFFs, JPEGs, HP-GL/2 and .cpfx PosterArtist files, through the user-friendly interface. In addition, you can set-up hot folders on your desktop by clicking the Shortcut Print feature, then simply drag and drop the files you wish to print into these folders and the job will start automatically. You can even set up multiple folders, each with their own customized settings, allowing for multiple jobs to be run with ease.

Software & Print Utilities

Account Manager

Both Mac® and Microsoft®** compatible, Accounting Manager serves as a powerful software to help you accurately manage your print costs. With the Accounting Manager software you can track how much ink and paper is being consumed.

PosterArtist Lite

Poster creation software that gives users the ability to quickly and easily create professional large format posters. Users follow the program's four (4) easy steps to create posters that can be used in applications such as Office presentation, Trade shows, Retail Signage, and much, much more. The PosterArtist QuickCopy feature provides an easy solution for a CanoScan desktop scanner to be used as a copier, making letter-size flyers and documents into full-size posters with a touch of a button.

AutoCAD®† Optimized Printer Driver

This specialized driver is compatible with a variety of AutoCAD® software products and helps enable optimal printing productivity and reliability from the AutoCAD® software. This module is automatically loaded when printing is attempted from AutoCAD®, helping to ensure a smooth workflow with optimal printing results each time.

Unified Print Driver

Allows users to print to any TX Series device, without the need to install additional drivers for each printer model.

Print Plug-in for Microsoft® Office

This utility makes it easy to print large-format documents created in Microsoft Word®, Excel®, or PowerPoint®. The plug-in appears in a tool bar inside the Microsoft application and has an easy-to-follow "Wizard". The Plug-in will bypass the printer driver to help simplify the printing process. By following a few simple steps, you can convert your 8.5" x 11" office document to poster size.

Device Management Console (DMC)

Monitor the status of up to 50 imagePROGRAF TX printers from one location! DMC reports information such as remaining ink and paper levels and error codes across multiple networked printers providing system administrators with one central location from which multiple networked printers can be managed.

Media Configuration Tool

Allows you to not only utilize Canon-branded media, but provides the ability to make adjustments to printer settings to enhance the precision and quality of output achieved with third party media.

SmartWorks Software

SmartWorks MFP has everything you need to scan to print / file / share large-format technical documents. With real-time preview of scanned documents, all on a large screen - users can easily edit and print more efficiently. Upgraded to give you more features and capabilities than ever, this software includes:

  • Scan to Multipage PDF - Standard!
  • Ability to customize background and presets††
  • Mark-up and add text to a previewed scan before printing††
  • Large icons that now include text descriptions
  • Enhanced Admin rights
  • Image Enhancement Features

* Subscription to a third party cloud service required. Subject to third party cloud service providers terms and conditions.

** Microsoft, Office, Windows, Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Microsoft

† Autodesk, the Autodesk logo, AutoCAD are registered trademarks or trademarks of Autodesk Inc., and/or its subsidiaries and/or affiliates in the USA and/or other countries.

†† Available 2018