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 centimetres 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 TypeThis 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 up the press and do a wash up.
Minimum WidthEnter the Minimum Width the press  will accept.
Minimum LengthEnter the Minimum Length the press will accept.
Maximum WidthEnter the Maximum Width the press will accept.
Maximum LengthEnter the Maximum Length the press will accept. 

Registration LeaderEnter 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 TimeEnter value for the Lift Load Time.
Hotfolders Enabled
Select Yes or No from the drop-down menu.
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.


  5.      Select X to close pop up results window. Production and Pricing can also be 

           added before leaving this page.


              Note: The option to add additional press information will be available once the
information has been saved and the edit press page generated.
          (See Press-SpeedPress-Waste,  Digital Press-ClicksDigital Press-Hourly Rate,
          Digital Press-Duplex Pricing Modifier, Presses-Department Items, and