Our members include printer and multi-function device manufacturers, print server developers, operating system providers, print management application developers, and industry experts. We make printers, multi-function devices, and the applications and operating systems supporting them work together better.
PWG Standards define all of the common network protocols used by your printer.
Print to any network or USB printer without using special software from the manufacturer.
Support multiple network protocols and job ticket formats using our abstract model.
Monitor jobs, status, and supplies, and manage your printers remotely using SNMP.
The Printer Working Group recently held a face-to-face meeting on November 4-5, 2014 in Waltham, MA. We discussed current and future liaison‘s with other standards groups and reviewed several drafts of in-progress specifications.
The PWG Formal Vote for the IPP Finishings 2.0 (FIN) specification is now underway. The voting period ends on December 19, 2014.
PWG Candidate Standard 5100.17-2014: IPP Scan Service (SCAN) has been approved. This document defines an IPP extension that implements a protocol binding of the PWG Semantic Model Scan service over IPP.
The PWG Formal Vote for the IPP Scan Service is now underway. The voting period ends on October 17, 2014.
The November 2014 face-to-face meeting will be held on November 4-5, 2014 at Conexant‘s facilities in Waltham, MA. Please register to attend before October 31, 2014.