PitStop Server

PDF Preflight and auto-correction. 24/7. 365 days a year.



PitStop Server is a stand-alone hot folder based application that checks and fixes PDF files. Let PitStop Server automate your PDF Preflight and fixing so your operators can focus on billable tasks.


How PitStop Server makes your life easier

Save time and money
Save time and money by automating PDF Preflight and correction


High quality guaranteed
Reduce risk of human errors, high quality guaranteed every time


Free up your staff
Free up your staff for work that you can actually charge for



Top features

  • Stand-alone application
  • Allows you to create and edit Preflight Profiles and Action Lists (New!)
  • Supports all PDF versions up to 1.7 and international PDF standards
  • Supports XML/Job Ticket driven variable Preflight
  • Processes unlimited number of files simultaneously
  • Various PDF and XML Preflight Reports depending on your needs
  • Customizable error messages to communicate with non-technical people (New!)
  • Full ICC color management and DeviceLink support
  • Preflight Profiles compatible with PitStop Pro
  • View tech specs

PitStop Server ships with a command-line interface


Do you want to integrate PitStop technology into your solution or application? Every feature of PitStop Server is available through command-line.

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Need even more automation? Try PitStop2Switch!


PitStop Server fits seamlessly into Enfocus Switch to provide Preflighting and auto-correction of PDF files in a bigger automated workflow:

  • Automatically download and check PDFs attached to emails
  • Integrate with other applications for automatic proofing, impositioning …

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Resources to get you started and to keep you going


Product videos
Check out our set of short videos about PitStop Pro tips & tricks, new features, better insights, etc.

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Monthly workshops
Join PitStop guru Andrew in one of his monthly workshop webinars, attended by over 500 customers on average!

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