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Connecting to Russell Printer, Windows

This document provides the easy way to print from a Windows computer to Russell Labs networked printers.

Audience

  • Entomology, Plant Pathology, and Forest & Wildlife faculty, students, and staff; Hub staff

Steps to Add a Network Printer on Windows

Before Installation

You will need:

  • The name of the networked printer you want to install
  • A Windows workstation
  • A network connection to Russell Labs - either Ethernet in the building, or using the AnyConnect Departmental VPN if you're using any other way of attaching to the Russell Labs network
  • A Russell Labs network logon

Steps

1.  Login to the Russell Labs network.

2.  From the Windows globe (what used to be called the Start Menu)  in the "Search" 

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window that appears, type:

\\print.russell.wisc.edu

3.  A window appears with a list all the networked printers.

4. Search through the list to locate the printer you want to install.

Tip:  The copiers in Rm. 218 are named "RM 218 Sharp Color A" and "RM 218 Sharp Color B."

5.  Double-click the name of the printer you want to install.

6.  The installation begins.

Questions

Please email help@russell.wisc.edu.

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Keywords:russell lab hub administration, faculty guide, printing, computers, Russell Labs Copier, Herrling lab printer, network   Doc ID:45858
Owner:David S.Group:Russell Labs Computing
Created:2014-12-29 17:36 CDTUpdated:2021-09-12 14:43 CDT
Sites:Russell Labs Computing
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