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Emerson PrintLink

Hey! This document has been prepared to make the setup and use of PrintLink easier.

Getting the printers

Getting PrintLink is really simple and only involves a few steps:
  1. 1.
    Purchase the license here
  2. 2.
    Get the model here
  3. 3.
    Insert the model into your game

Setting up a printer

To setup a printer there are a few steps you need to follow:
  1. 1.
    Duplicate the chosen printer
  1. 2.
    Unfold the printer in the explorer, and locate the configuration folder
  2. 3.
    In the folder locate the values in the picture below
  3. 4.
    Domain - This must be something unique for each printer
  4. 5.
    IsOn - Is the printer online?
  5. 6.
    Pin - Setting a numerical pin will lock the printer and require a pin to be entered
  6. 7.
    Printer Name - A friendly name to identify the printer
  7. 8.
    After filling in these values you can move the printer to your location

Printer setup complete!

Setting up PCs

Getting PCs setup is super easy and only requires you to duplicate the model and move it to where you want it.

Setting up user accounts

PrintLink's Credit system requires you to setup each user with credits.
This can be done easily from the central script in the PrintLink folder.
  1. 1.
    Locate the configuration script in the main folder
  2. 2.
    Open the script and scroll to the user accounts section
  3. 3.
    StartBudget - Set this to what new users that you add to the database of Credits should start with
  4. 4.
    Under user accounts the format for a new user is as follows:
["jxdxn_14"] = {
["CanLogin"] = true, -- Can this user login?
["CanAddCredits"] = false, -- Can this user add print credits for themselves and others?
Ensure you set the user's username as it is found on their profile (not display name) (case-sensitive)
Once you have done this you can cut and paste to continue to add users

Managing PrintCredits

There are 2 ways to manage printcredits

Type 1

Using the PrintCredits plugin on studio
Get the plugin here
Plugin home screen
Once the UI is on screen, enter the users userid and click the next arrow
On the next screen you will see the users current credits and a box for you to set their credits.
To set a new amount type the new amount, click enter and click the arrow. You will know it works if the Current credits value changes.

Type 2

coming soon
use the in game admin manager on the printer pc