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Staff/Faculty/TA printing to Color_Rm401 - Mac

Staff, faculty or TA printing to Color_Rm401

Please note: If you are computer is not part of the  WIRED Taylor Hall network, you will need to setup Campus VPN for Mac BEFORE doing the steps below.
  1. Go to Apple Menu-->System Preferences
  2. Select Printers & Scanners
  3. Click the "+" button to add a printer
    Add pinter
  4. If Advanced is in the menu, skip to Step #7.   Right-click in the grey area next to Windows and select Customize Toolbar.
    Right-click - Customize

  5. Drag-and-drop Advanced onto the Add dialog box toolbar. Close the Customize box.
    Drag and drop Advanced

  6. Select Advanced and use table to configure print queue information:
    Printer settings
  7. Search for the correct driver. See the table below for the model number to type in the search:
    Type:Windows printer via spoolss
    Device:Another device
    URL:smb://print.aae.wisc.edu/Color_Rm401_Mac
    Name:Color Rm401
    Location:Rm401 Taylor Hall (supplies room)
    Use:Generic Postscript Printer


  8. The settings dialog box may open after selecting the printer driver OR you may have to select the printer and click Options & Supplies-->DriverAFTER the printer has been added. See the table below for the settings you should change for each printer:
    Color_Rm401Duplex Unit: Checked

    Color Rm401 options

  9. When printing to this printer for the first time, you will need to authenticate.
    Username: AD\<yourCampusNetID>
    Password: <yourCampusNetIDpassword>

    authentication dialog box

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Keywords:printing;printers;staff;faculty;ta;color;rm401   Doc ID:81280
Owner:Eric D.Group:Agricultural & Applied Economics
Created:2018-03-30 14:51 CDTUpdated:2021-11-22 11:33 CDT
Sites:Agricultural & Applied Economics
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