Presses - Adding a New Digital Press

 Step     Action

  1.       Select {Settings} and then select {Press} under Dockets.

  2.       Select {New} under Press. A New Press page will open.

  3.       Complete the Configuration fields.

            Note: Measurements will appear in inches or centimeters depending on the Measurement Unit 

            settings. (See Configuration-Measurement Units)

Enter Name of press.

Select a Group from the drop-down menu.
Note: These options can be modified. (See General-Group )

Select a Digital Format from the drop-down menu. 
Stock Feed Type
This controls the press sheets on order items. The default is set to what is Specified by Stock. To change, select a different option from the drop-down menu.
Digital Color Type
Select a Digital Color Type from the drop-down menu.
Run Cost Per Hour

If you want to track the cost for your Press Operator to run this, just enter in the hourly wage. However, If you want to keep track of all of your costs (eg. wage, press and hydro), then enter the total of all these costs.

Setup Time
Enter how long it takes to setup the press and do a wash up.
Side 2 Setup Time
Enter how long it takes to setup side 2 for the press and do a wash up.
Minimum Width
Enter the Minimum Width the press  will accept.
Minimum Length
Enter the Minimum Length the press will accept.
Maximum Width
Enter the Maximum Width the press will accept.
Maximum Length
Enter the Maximum Length the press will accept. 

Registration Leader
Enter the Registration Leader the press requires.
Registration Trailer
Enter the Registration Trailer the press requires
Print Safe Margin Top
Enter the Print Safe Margin for the top of the page.
Print Safe Margin Bottom
Enter the Print Safe Margin for the bottom of the page.
Print Safe Margin Left
Enter the Print Safe Margin for the left side of the page.
Print Safe Margin Right
Enter the Print Safe Margin for the right side of the page.
Minimum Impressions
Enter quantity for the Minimum Impressions.
Maximum Impressions
Enter quantity for the Maximum Impressions.
Minimum Caliper
Enter value for the Minimum Caliper.
Maximum Caliper
Enter value for the Maximum Caliper.
Lift Height
Enter value for the Lift Height.
Lift Load Time
Enter value for the Lift Load Time.
HotFolders Enabled 

Default set to No. Toggle switch to Yes if Hotfolders will be enabled for use with this press.
HotFolder Directory
Enter the Hot Folder Directory path. Select {Test Connection} to confirm remote connection.
Enter any additional notes regarding the press, if applicable.
GL Revenue Account

Select an account option from the drop-down that you would like the price of the Press posted to.


Note: These options can be modified. (See Accounting-GL Revenue Account)

  4.       Select {Save}. The page will now show the name of the new press



              Note: The option to add additional press information will be available once the
 Configuration information has been saved and the edit press page generated. Production, 
           Pricing, Department Items, and Notes can also be added before leaving this page. (See