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Windows 95/98

Adding/Installing printers

How to print
Viewing the print queue
Deleting a print job


How to print:

From your application:

  • Select File, then Print
  • The follwing dialog box appears
     

     

  • Next to Name, select the printer you would like to print to
  • Click OK

To change properties:

  • From the above picture, next to Name, click Properties.
  • The following dialog box appears
     

     

  • Select the properites you want to change.
  • Click Apply, then OK

Viewing the Print Queue

  • Click on Start->Settings->Printers
     

     

  • Double-click on the printer whose queue you would like to view
     

     

Deleting a print job


Windows 2000

Adding/Installing printers

How to print
Viewing the print queue
Deleting a print job


How to print:

From your application:

  • Select File, then Print
  • One of the follwing dialog boxes will appear
     

     

  • Next to Name, select the printer you would like to print to

    or

    Under Select Printer, click on the printer you would like to print to

  • Click OK

To change properties:

  • From the first picture above, next to Name, click Properties.
  • The following dialog box appears
     

     

  • From the second picture above, just click on the other tabs

     

  • Select the properites you want to change.
  • Click Apply, then OK

Viewing the Print Queue

  • Click on Start->Settings->Printers
     

     

  • Double-click on the printer whose queue you would like to view
     

     

Deleting a print job


Windows XP

Adding/Installing printers

How to print
Viewing the print queue
Deleting a print job


How to print:

From your application:

  • Select File, then Print
  • The follwing dialog box appears
     

     

  • Next to Name, select the printer you would like to print to
  • Click OK

To change properties:

  • From the above picture, next to Name, click Properties.
  • The following dialog box appears
     

     

  • Select the properites you want to change.
  • Click Apply, then OK

Viewing the Print Queue

  • Click the Start Menu, click Control Panel, click Printers and Other Hardware, and then click Printers and Faxes. or Start Menu->Printers and Faxes
     

     

  • Double-click on the printer whose queue you would like to view
     

     

Deleting a print job

  • Following the steps above on "Viewing the Print Queue"
  • Right-click on the print job you would like to delete and select "Cancel"


Printing from your personal computer or laptop
There are two ways you can connect to a printer from your lapto (If you have Windows Vista or Windows 7, follow #2):

    • Start->Run:
    • Type: \\printhost.math.ias.edu
      This will bring up a list of printers. Double-click on the printer you want to connect to. You may have to download the correct driver.