How to add library printers on OS-X Lion

Disclaimer: OS-X Lion version 10.7.4 was used to create these instructions.

  1. Open System Preferences, Print & Scan
  2. Click the + to add a new printer
  3. From the IP tab,
    1. select Protocol: HP Jetdirect - Socket
    2. enter the hostname as the Address
      • library8065 is the Black & White copier on the Main Floor of the library
      • library-c3500 is the Color copier on the Main Floor of the library
      • library5500 is the Black & White copier on the Second Floor of the library
    3. the remainder should fill in automatically


  4. To finish setting up the printer, print from an application such as Preview
  5. On the Job Log menu,
    1. enter your student number as your User ID
    2. under Job Type select Locked Print
    3. enter a 4-8 digit PIN number for your password (ie. use the last 4 digits of your phone number).  This is the code you will use to release your print jobs on the printer.

  6. Save these settings as a Preset