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Add / Install printer om your computer

Mac OS X 10.10, 10.11 or 10.12 - remember all 6 steps


Enter your email address

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Your AAU email address:

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Select printer

Select the kind of printer you would like to install

Showing the guide for printer selected in previous step.

You must select a printer


Go to System Preferences and click on ”Print & Scan” icon.


Click on ”+” to add printer.


Click on ”Advanced”.


Rightclik in toolbar area and select "Customize Toolbar".


Drag ”Advanced” to your toolbar and click ”Done”.


In Type field: select "Windows" or ”Windows printer via spoolss” depending on your Mac OS X version.
In URL field type:


In Name field: Type in the name you want. We recommend using the unitname of the printer.
In Location: You can type an location if you like
In Print Using: select Generic PostScript Printer.
Click on "Add"

The first time you print, you will get a login window like this.


Fill "Name" with your username (domain name must be UPPERCASE) and enter your "Password".
To get this ”\” hold down SHIFT + ALT and then press 7
Remember to check: "Remember this password in my keychain" before pressing "OK".


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