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How to install a printer - PC

  • Find the name of the printer you want to install (there is often a label with the name on the printer).
  • To install the printer, Double click the Desktop shortcut "Install Printer". If you do NOT have this shortcut, please just type this link \\prt11.uni.au.dk in the File browser Address line.
  • Now, you find the printer you want to install.
     - You can e.g. type in the building number in the search field in the top right corner.
  • When you have found the printer, double click on it.
  • When the dialogue box shows, the printer is installed. Set the printer as "default" by clicking on "Printer – Set as default Printer" in the dialogue box. You will now print from this printer automatically everytime you print. 
  • If you want to install more printers, repeat the steps above.
  • If you experience problems, please contact your local IT support.
  • If you install a printer on a PC not in Domain, you will be promted for User ID and og password. Please enter your UNI user ID in the form AU"auid"@uni.au.dk - Fx. AU229706@uni.au.dk and your password.

How to install a printer - Mac

 

If you are not sure, which way you log on, please open System Preferences and choose Users & Groups.
If you are using an UNI account, ‘Admin*, Managed, Mobile’ will be written beneath your name.
If it is a local account, only ‘Admin*’ will be written.

*) If your account is not administrator on the computer, Standard will be written instead of Admin.

How to install a printer - Linux

Because there is many different versions of Linux (Distros), unfortunately we cannot support and have guides to all of them. At Aarhus University we use Ubuntu, this means all guides below will be based around this.

Ubuntu GUI

Click Printers in System Settings
Click Add
Select "Windows Printer via SAMBA" and write "prt11.uni.au.dk/" and click the button "Browse..."
If you are prompted to install python3-smbc and select "Install"
Write "password"
In username type: au + AUID, and your password. In the field domain type "UNI"
Select the printer you want to install and click OK, in the Comments field the Printer-model will often be there.
Click Forward
If you're promted to install smbclient press "Install"
Select the driver or PPD-File for the printer.
Select the Model and Driver and press "Forward"
Write a name and optionally a description and location
You can print a test-page by clicking "Print Test Page"
Right click the Printer-icon in the menu bar and select the Printer you just installed.

The job status will be "Held for authentication", right click the print job and select "Authenticate"
Under Username type: UNI\au + AUID and the password in the Password field.

If you don't want to be prompted again press "Remember Password" and press OK.

Linux CLI

Method 1: Print en PostScript-Fil fra Terminalen

(SAMBA Version: 3.6.23 or higher required!)

Example on printing the file:"golfer.ps" on the printer: "5123-300-C-2"

 $ smbclient //prt11.uni.au.dk/5123-300-c-2 -U au12345 -W uni -c "print golfer.ps"   

In case you login using Kerberos:
$ kinit au12345@UNI.AU.DK
Password for au12345@UNI.AU.DK:

You can avoid further validations using the parameter '-k':
$ smbclient //prt11.uni.au.dk/5123-300-c-2 -k -c "print golfer.ps"  

In case you want a simple print-command, you can make a script like the one below and put in on the machine. In this case we name the file `mylpr`:

#!/bin/sh
/usr/bin/smbclient //prt11.uni.au.dk/$1 -U au12345 -W uni -c "print $2" 
exit 0  

The script needs the right permissions:
$ chmod 755 mylpr

Now you can print using the command mylpr
$ mylpr 5123-300-c-2 golfer.ps

Metod 2: By using CUPS

Click here to see a guide to use CUPS

Configuration and use of "Secure print" on Konica - For PC

1. Click on Windows "Start" (lower left on your screen).
2. Choose / search for "Devices and Printers".
3. Right-click the printer and select "Preferences".



4. Select "Secure Print" in "Output Method" and enter User-ID and Password of your choice.
5. Click "OK".

The printer queue is now ready. It will hold the print until you release it through the printer’s display.
See how to do this below.


Release of Secure Print on the printer itself.

For C220, C280, C360 and C650:

1. Press the button ”Boks” under the display and then the display button "Brugerbakke for sikker udskrift"
2. Enter your User-ID and press the display button "OK". Enter your password and press "OK".
3. Now select the job(s) you want to print and press the display button "Udskriv".
4. Press "Start".

For C224, C2804, C364 and C654:

1. Press the button ”Menu” at the top right of the display.
2. Press the display button “Brugerbakke (Brg.bakke)”
3. Select ”Sikker udskrift” and log on with the Secure Print ID and password you entered above.
4. Now select the job(s) you want to print and press the print button.

Configuration and use of "Secure print" on Xerox - for PC

1. Click on Windows "Start" (lower left on your screen).
2. Choose / search for "Devices and Printers".
3. Right-click the printer and select "Preferences".


4. Select "Secure Print" in "Job Type" and enter User-ID and Password of your choice.
5. Click "OK".

The printer queue is now ready. It will hold the print until you release it through the printer’s display. 
See how to do this below.



Release of Secure Print on the printer itself:

1. Press the button “Job Status”.

 

 

2. Click the folder with your User-ID. 

 

 

3. Enter the password you entered above.

 

4. Now select the job(s) you want to print and click ”Frigiv” or ”Frigiv alle”. 

 

 

 

Configuration of Secure Print on Xerox - Mac

Configuration of Secure print on Xerox

Scan to USB on Xerox

Scan to USB on Xerox..

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