Authentication types

Authentication Type Description
None

Use this option to not enable server authentication.

Choose this option and authentication will be provided through either Equitrac or Output Mangager.

If the device uses third-party authentication, you can retrieve credentials for the logged in user by enabling support as follows:

Card Authentication Package (CAP):
  1. Verify that a CAP authentication solution is installed on the device.
  2. Modify <argument>-s 127.0.0.1</argument> in the Xlet DALP file before loading the Xlet to <argument>-s Autostore Server Address</argument>
  3. Add <argument>-a cap</argument> to the application element in the DALP file before loading the Xlet.
Common Access Card (CAC):
  1. Verify that a Ricoh CAC authentication solution is installed on the device.
  2. Modify <argument>-s 127.0.0.1</argument> in the DALP file before loading the Xlet to <argument>-s Autostore Server Address</argument>
  3. Add <argument>-a aaa</argument> to the application element in the DALP file before loading the Xlet.
Active Directory
  • Domain Name — Enter the Active Directory domain name.
Netware
  • NDS Tree — Enter the NetWare Directory Services tree name.
  • NDS Context — Enter the NDS context name.
Script
  • Script File — Enter the path to the VBScript file that contains the code that handles the authentication event.

    See Authenticate Event.

Windows Authentication
  • Domain Name — Enter the Windows domain name.

Configuring these settings with Device Registration Service

If you are using the DRS Nuance Combined Client for Ricoh on your MFDs, configure Authentication Type according to the following guidelines:

Authentication through DRS device authentication Choose this authentication type
Print manager Print Manager Authentication None
AutoStore Print Manager Authentication Select an authentication type that resolves login information to user names on the Equitrac or Output Manager server. Do not select None.
AutoStore AutoStore Authentication Select and configure any authentication type on this tab.
Device Device Authentication None