Konica Minolta embedded Vn 5.1.0.0

Supports embedded Print Release & Copy Accounting on Konica Minolta devices

VERSION 5.1.0.0 26th JAN 2015

The 5.1.0.0 version is a major release that resolves a number of issues that have been reported by customers.

Improvements:

  • Code changes to allow for the use of the Pcounter Pro DLL version 2014.05.13
  • Added a setting to choose whether or not to display logout confirmation.
  • If ‘Quick Print’ is active, print jobs will now be released after any charge code or sub code has been selected, rather than immediately after login.
  • Allows the user to specify characters to be removed from card number before being processed.
  • Minor UI tweaks in the configuration app.

Issue Resolutions:

  • Fixes an issue where scan settings were failing to be saved in the configuration app.
  • The debug ‘Logging level’ now works correctly and can be set using the dropdown box in the configuration app.
  • Fixes an issue where a message displays ‘insufficient funds’, when there are enough funds.
  • Fixes an issue where copy jobs were being logged incorrectly in the Pcounter log file.
  • Fixes an issue where remote authentication would fail intermittently.
  • Fixes an issue where application icons were not displayed when a default application had been set.

 

 

VERSION 5.0.5.0 23 MAY 2014

The 5.0.2.0 major release version incorporates a number of RFE’s as well as some bug fixes.

 New Features:

  • New option for Parallel print accounting mode at MFD,  enabling the device to track printing spends from print job prices in line with Pcounter
  • New Session funding limitation support added
  • New Pcounter price profile support for print and copy added
  • Card association now has full PIN support
  • New Pcounter User/Group permissions support added
  • Account Free Quota spending now checked by device

Improvements:

  • Now allows Network interface address selectable from list if server has more than one
  • Also allows host IP address selection to be overridden, enabling the host IP address to be manually entered
  • New Device deletion method added
  • New cleaner-looking Print and Scan icons added in keeping with new Konica Minolta devices
  • Pcounter log file only accounting support added by profile
  • Updated UI for device management

Issue Resolutions:

  • Displays message if deployment fails due to Pcounter device profile either not configured or not selected
  • Supported OpenAPI function version list now selectable by device (deployment)

Known Issues:

  • Scanning: When using to "Scan to user folder" and  "Scan to group folder" text input fields do not save so cannot be used

Note: Native Scanning, Scanning to Email & Scanning to AD folders are not affected

  • Self-Registration of cards using FQDN is not supported

Note: Self-Registration of cards with simple login name is fully supported

VERSION 4.3.3.0 3rd MAY 2013

The 4.3.3.0 version incorporates support for new “e” series KonicaMinolta MFD’s as well as a bug fix.

 Bug Fixes

  • Fixes print job display and release issue with invalid characters in print job names originating from file streams direct to the print spooler.

Enhancements

  • Support for new ”e” series; C224e/C284e/C364e

VERSION 4.3.2.0 23 JANUARY 2013

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes colour page recording issue in pcounter.log file.

 Enhancements

  •  Anonymous client code entry feature added.

VERSION 4.3.1.0 21 DECEMBER 2012

Bug Fixes

Fix for duplex accounting issue in KM embedded - Worked around KM API returning erroneous costs for duplex pages as it has charged one page too many for colour and one page less for mono.

VERSION 4.3.0.0 15NOVEMBER 12

Bug Fixes

Fixes authentication and scan application issue with Konica Minolta C754.

Fixes self-registration issue with Konica Minolta C754.

Fixes intermittent Active Directory settings being removed issue.

Fixes Ysoft card reader association issue when new card readers are added.

Fixes multiple instance issue with the configuration application.

Public user (free vend copy only) fixed on new device range.

Enhancements

New scan job logging feature added.

New feature to retain scan jobs after processing added.

Second credential (Password or PIN) is not displayed on the device if it isn't required (console login only).

First credential (Username or User ID) can now be masked during input if second credential entry is not required.

Unlimited credit allowance has been increased to 999999999.

VERSION 4.2.2.0 14 SEPTEMBER 12

Not Released

VERSION 4.2.0.0 07 FEBRUARY 12

Bug Fixes

Fixes issue with scan settings not saving.

Fixes intermittent scan job routing issue.

Multi-session support removed due to inconsistencies with OpenAPI(3.7n) notifications.

Enhancements

BEKA IPR – USB device support added.

Biometric receiver support added.

VERSION 4.1.0.0 11 SEPTEMBER 11

Bug Fixes

Fixes charge group/charge sub group display issue on Konica Minolta C35.

Fixes self-registration issue on Konica Minolta C35.

Fixes USB card reader issue on Konica Minolta C35.

Fixes IP authentication issue on Konica Minolta C35.

Enhancements

None.

VERSION 4.1.0.0 11 SEPTEMBER 11

Bug Fixes

Fixes charge group/charge sub group display issue on Konica Minolta C35.

Fixes self-registration issue on Konica Minolta C35.

Fixes USB card reader issue on Konica Minolta C35.

Fixes IP authentication issue on Konica Minolta C35.

Enhancements

None.

VERSION 4.0.0.0 07 JULY 2011

Bug Fixes

Fixes selection and display issue with large volume of charge groups.

Fixes IP authentication in-use issue if device in session (multi user logon).

Enhancements

Konica Minolta USB card reader authentication added.

YSoft USB card reader authentication added.

Self-registration of unknown cards to user accounts option (card authentication only).

Charge groups (client code) display code only option.

Charge group (client code) display alias option added.

Selected charge group (client code) display on print job detail added (popup selection).

Charge sub groups (subcode) added (including force entry option).

Charge sub group (subode) display alias option added.

Charge sub groups (subcode) display code only option.

Selected charge group and charge sub group assign to print job option.

Print communication SSL support option added.

Scan communication SSL support option added.

VERSION 3.10.0.0 04 APRIL 2011

Bug Fixes

Fixes CMS issue due to MIB device naming convention changes.

Enhancements

Force charge group (client code) entry no longer displays screen if only one code is

associated to the user.

VERSION 3.9.0.0 23 MARCH 2011

Bug Fixes

Fixes print job release for QuickPrint balance users.

Fixes authentication issue with BioStore biometric interface.

Enhancements

None.

VERSION 3.8.0.0 04 FEBRUARY 2011

Bug Fixes

Fixes display issue with large volume of print jobs.

Enhancements

None.

VERSION 3.7.0.0 02 FEBRUARY 2011

Bug Fixes

Fixes intermittent tcp/ip socket exception causing service restart.

Enhancements

None.

VERSION 3.6.0.0 25 JANUARY 2011

Bug Fixes

Fixes issue with proof copy unavailable after user has authenticated.

Enhancements

New setting added to force charge group (client code) entry.

New setting to disable charge group (client code) lookup.

New setting added to allow public access on device (free vend native mode)

New biometric server details added for biometric support including BioStore integration.

New device setting for Default Application (requires MyPanel).

Microsoft cluster support added.

VERSION 0.3.5.0 26 DECEMBER 2010

Bug Fixes

None.

Enhancements

Scan to User Folder now has sub folder support.

Scan to Group Folder method has been added.

Scan to User/Group folder supports Active Directory lookup sub folder.

VERSION 0.3.4.0 03 NOVEMBER 2010

Bug Fixes

None.

Enhancements

Scan to Email supports unsecured SMTP.

VERSION 0.3.3.0 22 SEPTEMBER 2010

Bug Fixes

IP Filtering added to fix issue with non embedded data hitting the embedded service.

Enhancements

None.

VERSION 0.3.2.0 06 AUGUST 2010

Bug Fixes

Fixes an issue with TCP socket error on service restart.

Enhancements

None.

VERSION 0.3.1.0 20 MAY 2010

Bug Fixes

Fixes an issue where deleting IP Reader associations would not be consistently successful and could also result in IP Readers being associated with incorrect devices.

Fixes runtime issue on some machines that use IPv6 as well as IPv4.

Enhancements

XPR Enterprise Biometric support added.

VERSION 0.3.0.0 12 APRIL 2010

Initial Beta release.