google cloud print alternative

Does your organization use Google Cloud Print? In case you haven’t heard, after December 31, 2020, Google Cloud Print will no longer be supported. If your organization has been using Google Cloud Print now is the time find an alternative printing solution.

An option worth looking into is, PaperCut MF, a Google Premier Partner.

PaperCut MF

If your school or university uses tools offered by Google for Education, including G Suite applications, Chromebooks, Google Drive and user management with Cloud Identity, PaperCut MF can provide you with an excellent printing experience. PaperCut MF’s print management solution fully integrates with G Suite, thus enabling you to avoid common obstacles associated with Google printing. Here are some of the features:

Chromebook Printing

A bring-your-own-device (BYOD) mobility print feature can be installed to Chromebooks in a matter of minutes. As a result, users can print directly through the device’s interface. Additionally, PaperCut MF tracks all print jobs and keeps a cost log.

User Syncing from G Suite

With PaperCut MF, system Admins can sync users directly from G Suite. Therefore, they only have one user pool to manage and users can log in with ease using their Google credentials.

Printer Discovery

Make printing a breeze with automatic printer discovery. Regardless of how users are connected for printing, all available printers will appear. Your team won’t have to worry about deploying drivers for each operating system, PaperCut MF takes care of that for you.

Scanning to Google Drive

Using a simple tap-to-scan workflow, users can securely scan documents straight to a Google Drive folder.


PaperCut MF’s robust print management software enables organizations like yours to manage costs and save time. Control print quotas, implement print policies, and manage users all in one convenient hub.

Interested in learning more about what PaperCut MF has to offer? Contact our Education Specialist to request more information. Our Education Specialist has worked, for over 20 years, very closely with schools and universities alike to help them overcome common pain points.