Titanium Blizzard overview

Titanium Blizzard is a Windows application that enables you to print BriteCore deliverables on a local printer. The application is maintained by BriteCore.

Adoption considerations

Titanium Blizzard is compatible with Windows computers. For more information about the minimum system requirements, see Table 1 below.

Table 1: Minimum system requirements.

Windows version

Windows 7, Windows Server 2008

Processor

1 Ghz, 32-bit, Intel-x86-Compatible Processor*

RAM

1 GB*

Screen resolution

1024×768

Printer

Any Windows-compatible printer connected via direct connection or network interface

* Actual performance may vary by machine or virtual machine host.

** We don’t guarantee compatibility with all printers, so it is important to test the print quality.

Implement Titanium Blizzard

Titanium Blizzard can be installed on a Windows computer.

Prerequisites

You will need to contact BriteCore staff to request an API key. If your API key needs to be updated, contact BriteCore staff to request a new key and complete the steps from the Step 2: Implement Titanium Blizzard section below.

Step 1: Install Titanium Blizzard

To install Titanium Blizzard:

  1. Download the Titanium Blizzard .zip file.

  2. Save the titanium.zip file.

  3. Navigate to the file.

  4. Right-click on the file and select Extract All.

  5. In the Extract Compressed (Zipped) Folders dialog box, select Extract.

  6. In the titanium folder, right-click setup (may appear as setup.exe).

  7. Select Run as administrator.

    1. If prompted, select Yes from the User Account Control dialog box.

  8. In the Application Install dialog box, select Install.

Step 2: Implement Titanium Blizzard

To implement Titanium Blizzard:

  1. Open Titanium Blizzard.

  2. In the top-left, select Titanium Blizzard Menu.

  3. Select Configuration.

  4. In the BriteCore URL box, type your company’s BriteCore URL.

    Note: You can verify this URL with BriteCore staff.

  5. In the BriteCore API key box, type the API key that BriteCore staff generated for you.

  6. Select Save and Close.

Step 3: Add a printer to Titanium Blizzard

To add printers to Titanium Blizzard:

  1. Open Titanium Blizzard.

  2. In the top-left, select Titanium Blizzard Menu.

  3. Select Configuration.

  4. Under the BriteCore Printers box, select Add.

  5. Select the printer you want to add.

  6. To use auto-print, configure document sorting and tray routing.

    Note: Auto-print is enabled by default. For more information, see Printing automatically with Titanium Blizzard.

  7. Select Save and Close.

Use Titanium Blizzard

To automatically or manually print with Titanium Blizzard:

  • Your computer must be on and connected to the Internet.

  • Your printer must be connected to your computer.

  • You must be logged into your user account.

  • Titanium Blizzard must be open.

For more information about using Titanium Blizzard, please see the following topics: