Installing and Configuring PDFCreator Server

Installation

In order to install PDFCreator Server, run the setup and follow the instructions on your screen.

During the setup you can choose to install an optional application that can test the performance of PDFCreator Server on your system. For more Information about it take a look at the Performance Test section.

Once you have completed the Setup, you need to configure and then start the PDFCreator Server before you can use it.

Configuration

To configure PDFCreator Server open the PDFCreator Server GUI application. PDFCreator Server is running as a windows service and you can use the GUI application to configure as well as start and stop the service.

In order to use the PDFCreator Server, you need to configure at least one print queue with a target location for the created files. That queue then needs to be assigned to a printer. After starting the service you are able to print to the printer and it will convert your files using the settings from the queue.

For more information about the PDFCreator Server settings take a look at the PDFCreator Server Settings section.