Printing

Printer Installation

NOTICE: Usernames for windows include the @unl.edu. Usernames for Mac do not.

Windows (7, 8, & 8.1)
  1. Open a command prompt:
    • Windows 7: Click on start, type CMD, and press enter.
    • Windows 8: Press the start key, type CMD, and press enter.
  2. Into the command window, type "start \\lawprint\labprinter" without the quotes and press enter.
    Windows Command Prompt
The printer will start the install process during which it may ask for permission to install drivers or printer credentials. Your credentials are "username"@unl.edu and your password. Your "username" and password are the same as blackboard.

Mac OSX

1. Open System Preferences (click on the apple in the top left corner and system preferences).
system preferences


2. Click on Print & Scan.
print and scan


3. Click on the + sign to add a printer.
add printer


4. Hold Control and click in the blank area of the toolbar and click on Customize Toolbar.
customize toolbar


5. Drag the Advanced icon to the toolbar and click Done.
advanced icon


6. Click the Advanced icon now and fill in the choices to match this screenshot.
advanced add printer


7. Click on Add and check the box for duplexer, then click OK.
duplexer


8. You should now have the lawprint printer installed.


The first time you print, it will ask for credentials, your credentials are "username" and your password. Your "username" and password are the same as blackboard. You can check the box for saving credentials.