Add Printer to UTRGV Computer on MacOS

Privileged Management allows you to add printers to your Mac computer without the assistance of the IT Service Desk. All full-time faculty and staff can use Privileged Management to install software and make minor changes to their University-owned computers.

To Add a Printer to a Mac computer:

  1. If needed, download the printer drivers and install the package using Privileged Management.
  2. Click on the Apple icon - System Preferences - Printers & Scanners
  3. Click on the padlock icon to unlock settings.
  4. Click on the + sign, then on the IP Address tab.
  5. Fill in the following:
  • Address field by entering the IP address.
  • Protocol field by selecting the Line Printer Daemon - LPD.
  • Use field by selecting the driver to be used.
  1. Click the Add button.

To Obtain the IP Address or Mac Address of a Konica Printer:

  1. At the machine, press Menu button. Tap Utility -> User Settings (2) -> Printer Settings (5) -> Print Reports (8) -> Configuration Page - Start.
  2. Press the yellow reset button to exit out.

For Windows computers, visit this article.

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