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How to Print Wirelessly

Follow the below instructions to guide you on the wireless print output procedures

Instructions for a Win Machine
Instructions for a Mac Machine

 How to Print Wirelessly (Win)

  1. Settings

    If the software firewall (ipfw) on the computer is active, the following ports must be opened for TCP
    traffic for Popup to work:
    1. 515
    2. 28203  
  2. Initiate Print

    Open your file and initiate the print process. This may vary based upon your choice of application. edu Services (formerly Academic Technology) recommends all printing through Adobe Acrobat. If you do not have Adobe Acrobat on your laptop, you may download Adobe Reader for free and use for your wireless printing output. File > Print.
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  3. Choose Printer Type

    In the print setup window select the desired printer type. All printer type are accompanied with the prefix TNS (The New School) to help you differentiate from other printers you may have installed on your laptop. Printer type names will indicate a printer format.

    1. B&W (for black and white printing on recycled paper)
    2. Color (for regular color printing on recycled paper)
    3. ProColor (for high quality color printing)
    4. Plotter (for draft quality large format printing)
      All printer queues are additionally accompanied with the Wireless suffix. Choose the printer format suited to your printing needs and click Print.
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  4.  Authenticate Account Login

    You will then be prompted to authenticate the associated print point debit by entering you NetID and password in the Pharos Popup Window.
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  5. Confirm Cost

    You will be notified of your balance and job cost. If you choose to accept the cost, click Yes. Your file will then print on the selected printer.
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  6. Rekease

    You will be notified of your print submission. Proceed to teh nearest release station to print your file.
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 How to Print Wirelessly (Mac)

  1.   Settings

    If the software firewall (ipfw) on the computer is active, the following ports must be opened for TCP
    traffic for Popup to work:
    1. 515
    2. 28203  
  2. Initiate Print

    Open your file and initiate the print process. This may vary based upon your choice of application. edu Services (formerly Academic Technology) recommends all printing through Adobe Acrobat. If you do not have Adobe Acrobat on your laptop, you may download Adobe Reader for free and use for your wireless printing output. File > Print.
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  3. Choose Printer Type

    In the print window select the desired printer queue. All printer queues are accompanied with the prefix TNS (The New School) to help you differentiate from other printers you may have installed on your laptop.Printer Queue names will indicate one of the following formats:
     * B&W (for black and white printing on recycled paper)
     * Color (for regular color printing on recycled paper)
     * ProColor (for high quality color printing)
     * Plotter (for draft quality large format printing)
    All printer queues are additionally accompanied with the Wireless suffix. Choose the printer format suited to your printing needs and click Print.
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  4. Authenticate Account Login

    You will then be prompted to authenticate the associated print point debit by entering you NetID and password in the Pharos Popup Window.
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  5. Confirm Cost

    You will be notified of your balance and job cost. If you choose to accept the cost, click Yes. Your file will then print on the selected printer. 
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  6. Release your Print

    You will be notified of your print submission. Proceed to the nearest release station.
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