Printing to the Copy Center printers in Linux

Installing the Client

1. If you're using wifi, install and start wiscvpn using instructions here:

2. Create the folder path '/usr/local/papercut/client'

3. Open your file browser and type 'smb://' into the address bar.

4. Copy all the files in the 'pcclient/linux/' folder into your newly created folder. You will need to make the '' file executable.

How do I add a printer if I know it's IP address?

Windows 7

1. Open the Start Menu and select Devices and Printers from the menu on the right side.

2. In the top bar, click 'Add a printer'

3. Select 'Add a local printer'

4. Click Create a new port, and in the dropdown menu, select Standard TCP/IP Port

5. Type the IP address into the box labeled Hostname or IP address, and click next.

6. Windows should either automatically detect the driver, or you will have to search in the list. If it isn't in the list of drivers, click Windows update. After a time, the driver should appear in the list.

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