Install the Wireless Printers on Mac

Images on this page are representative of what will be displayed during the installation process. All print jobs must be released from a Print Release Station next to the printer.

1. Click the Apple icon in the upper left corner of your screen. Then select System Preferences.

2. Click on Print & Fax.

3. Click the + button to add a new printer.

4. Select the Advanced icon. (Don't see this option? Right-click next to the other icons and select "Customize Toolbar..."  Then drag the Advanced icon onto the toolbar.)

  • Select from the Type drop down:  'Windows printer via spoolss"
  • Enter the following in the URL field: smb://papercut.washburnlaw.edu/printername
  • Wireless1 & 2 are located on the 2nd floor and Wireless 3 & 4 are on the 3rd and 4th floor repectively.
    • smb://papercut.washburnlaw.edu/Lab1
    • smb://papercut.washburnlaw.edu/Lab2
    • smb://papercut.washburnlaw.edu/Wireless1
    • smb://papercut.washburnlaw.edu/Wireless2
    • smb://papercut.washburnlaw.edu/Wireless3
    • smb://papercut.washburnlaw.edu/Wireless4
  • Name the Printer
  • Select Generic PostScript Driver
  • Click Add.


Step 4

5. Check "Duplex Printing" and click OK. You will see the printer was added successfully.


Step 5

6. You have to setup Duplex Printing. Check Two-Sided and save the setting as "Double-Sided."  (Dont see this option? Change Preset to "Layout.")

Step 6

7. When you print you will be asked to authenicate. Enter your WUAD username. This is NOT your full email, it is a different username. Please contact Jewel Makda (785-256-0007) or Mildred Baker (785.274.9532) to obtain this information. Make sure you type wuad\ before your username of it will not work.

Step 7