Gaia Print Charger Hardware and Software Requirements


  • A processor and memory sufficient to run Windows as appropriate
  • 20 MB disk space for the system as installed
  • Additional disk space for the database
  • Printers using Postscript, PCL5, PCL6, ESC/P2, RPCS or Zenographics IMF drivers
  • Any printer whose driver spools in EMF
  • A Copyguard CG1000 TCP/IP or Copicode IP terminal for each copier to be monitored
  • A workstation running Windows 2000 or higher is required as a release station


Print and Net Monitor Software

  • Windows 2000 Server or Workstation
  • Windows 2003 Server (32 or 64 bit)
  • Windows 2008 Server (32 or 64 bit)
  • Windows 2008 R2 Server
  • Windows XP (32 or 64 bit) 
  • Windows Vista (32 or 64 bit) 
  • Windows 7 (32 or 64 bit)
  • Microsoft Internet Security & Acceleration Server 2000, 2004 or 2006, Microsoft Proxy Server 2 or Squid Proxy Server

Administration and Print Client

  • Windows 95/98/Me/NT/2000/2003/2008/XP/Vista/Win 7 (32 or 64 bit)

Print Release Station

  • Windows 95/98/Me/NT/2000/2003/2008/XP/Vista/Win 7 (32 or 64 bit)

Printer Monitoring

  • Novell Clients require Microsoft Services for Netware to be installed on a Windows Server.
  • Macintosh Clients prior to Mac OS-X may require a 3rd party security package to authenticate the print jobs to a Windows domain. Mac OS-X clients must print to windows via Print Services for Unix.
  • Unix Clients printing to Windows printers via LPD using Print Services for Unix are supported.