PrintNode is a cloud printing services which allows you to connect any printer to your application using our PrintNode Client and easy to use JSON API.
See www.printnode.com for more information.
This quick start guide covers using the PHP API library. It shows how to find which Computers and Printers you have available for printing and how you can submit PrintJobs using the provided PHP API libraries.
Step 1: Sign Up
Before you can use the API, you will need to sign up to PrintNode account, and make a new API key. You can sign up here https://app.printnode.com/account/register
Step 2: Add a computer and printer
To have somewhere to print to you need to download and install the PrintNode desktop client on a computer with some printers. You can download the PrintNode Client installer here - www.printnode.com/download . It should be intuitive to setup but for more detailed instructions please see here: https://www.printnode.com/docs/installation/windows/ .
Step 3: Install library
Download the PHP Library
You can download the client from our Github account. If you have a git client installed locally, you can clone our repository
Install via composer
composer require PrintNode/printnode-php:dev-master
Step 4: See examples how to use this library
examples directory to learn how to use this library.