Installing PrintFactory

PrintFactory comes with cross-platform installers for all components – there is one installer for Mac OS X and one installer for Windows. You can install PrintFactory directly from the DVD. If you downloaded the program, extract all compressed files and double-click the executable file to start the installation. Follow the instructions of the installation wizard. Optional: Under Setup Type, you can […]

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Licensing PrintFactory

To license PrintFactory, you will need to: Create a user account on “support.aurelon.com“. Enter the activation code. Activate the license(s) in the software. How to register and activate a PrintFactory license Click on the following link and create a user account: http://support.aurelon.com/register. Activate the user account by following the instructions in the welcome e-mail. After successfully activating the […]

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Set-up a cross-cable mini-network

How to setup a cross-cable peer-to-peer mini-network between the computer and the printer. First of all, connect physically a crossover cable to the network connectors of both the computer and the printer. On the printer: Set the Ip 192.168.100.1 and the subnet 255.255.255.0 (for further indication please follow the manufacturer printer manual for setting up […]

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ProductionSuite to PrintFactory upgrade

There are 2 methods to upgrade an existing GMG ProductionSuite installation to PrintFactory. Both of them use the PS2PFUpgrade tool to perform the changes needed: Run the full PrintFactory installer downloaded from the website (v5.0.8 and later) Run the automatic update that will be presented in GMG ProductionSuite at start-up as of early January. The […]

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Prepare Windows for clean installation

First make a backup of your settings: RIP > Backup Settings and if you use custom “Templates” or “Labels”, save the files. Deactivate the license. Uninstall the current version either by using the PrintFactory installer, or from Control Panel -> Add or Remove Programs list. Delete the PrintFactory folder from C:\Program Files. For Windows7 and Windows Vista, also delete the PrintFactory folder from […]

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Prepare Mac OS for clean installation

First make a backup of your settings: RIP > Backup Settings and if you use custom “Templates” or “Labels” save the files.. Deactivate the license. Remove/rename the software’s folder from Current user > Applications. Remove the content of the software’s folder from Current user > Library > Preferences > PrintFactory folder. From OSX > Users […]

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Installation on Windows

Copy the installer .msi or .exe on your Windows and run it. Click Next. Check your confirmation for License Agreement and click Next. Choose the Setup type: Complete or Custom. Click Next to continue the installation process. Click Finish to finish installation.  Note: It is recommended to use customized installation because you have the possibility […]

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Installation on MacOS

Copy/download the .pkg installer on your Mac computer. Click Continue button from the Introduction panel of the Installer Wizard. Click Continue button from the License panel of the Installer Wizard: the software license agreement confirmation opens and click Agree to continue installation. Select the destination volume to install the software. The software is installed by […]

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Installation on Mac OS 10.8 (Mountain Lion)

As per default, Mountain Lion will reject software that has not been downloaded through Mac App store, or does not come from an “Identified Developer”. To work around the rejection, simply hold down the control key while clicking the installer package. Mountain Lion will then warn you, and when you proceed, the software will be […]

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