Print From Your Laptop – Macintosh 10.5 - 10.6

You can print to any CPAS printer from your personal laptop via the wireless network or a wired port if you know the name of the printer.

1. Go to Apple

2. Select System Preferences

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3. Double click Print & Fax

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4. Add a new printer by pressing the + button

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5. Move cursor to an open spot on the Print & Fax Window

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6. Right click (or Control - Click) and select Customize Toolbar

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7. Select the Advanced button

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a) drag it to the Print & Fax window menu

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8. Press Done

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9. Select Advanced

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10. For Type select Windows

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11.

a) for URL type in: smb://USASK/your_nsid:your_nsid_password@printspool.usask.ca/name_of_printer

(i.e: smb://USASK/abc123:aws234dt54@printspool.usask.ca/MurrayBW1_LC)

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b) For Name, enter the printer's name so you know which one it is.

c) For Print Using, select Generic PostScript Printer

d) Then press Add

12. Send a print job to the printer. You should see a password box asking for Name and password.

a) Change the Name to: USASK\your_NSID

b) and the password to: your_NSID_password

as in the example below:

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c )Then click OK

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