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Printing Wirelessly on Windows

 


Printing on the Wireless Network with Windows

Wireless printing is available on certain UB Lab Printers. To use wireless printing, you will need to:

  • be connected to the UB wireless network
  • add the wireless printer to your wireless device

    Note: Print jobs sent through wireless printing are deducted from your printer page balance.


The following printers are available to all students:

 

Academic Center

LABAC135A
(HP LaserJet M9050 PCL 6)

LABAC135B
(HP Laserjet M9050 PCL 6)

Business Center

LABBC002
(HP Laserjet M9050 Series PCL 6)

LABBC002A
(HP Laserjet M9050 Series PCL 6)

Angelos Law Center

LABAL911A
(HP Laserjet M9050 PCL6)

LABAL911B
(HP laserjet M9050 PCL6)

Langsdale Library

LABLANG4TH-B
(HP Laserjet 9050 PCL6)


How to add a printer

We are using the Internet printing protocol (IPP) standard for wireless printing. It provides the security and authentication needed without Windows file sharing (SMB) issues. It also supports multiple platforms very easily.

Windows 7  |  Windows 8 Windows XP  |  Windows Vista


Windows 7

      1. Click the Start button.
      2. Select Control Panel.
      3. Under Hardware and Sound, click Add a Device (in Classic View, select Devices and Printers).
      4. Click Add a Printer.
      5. Click Add a network, wireless, or Bluetooth printer.
      6. Click Next. Windows will search for all network printers.
      7. Click the Stop button.
      8. Select The printer that I want isn't listed.
      9. Click Next.
      10. Choose Select a shared printer by name.
      11. Type the complete name of the printer you want to connect to:
        https://iprint.ubalt.edu/printers/LABAC135A/.printer
        https://iprint.ubalt.edu/printers/LABAC135B/.printer
        https://iprint.ubalt.edu/printers/LABLANG4th-B/.printer
        https://iprint.ubalt.edu/printers/LABBC002/.printer
        https://iprint.ubalt.edu/printers/LABBC002A/.printer
        https://iprint.ubalt.edu/printers/LABAL911A/.printer
        https://iprint.ubalt.edu/printers/LABAL911B/.printer
      12. Click Next.
      13. When prompted for a username and password, enter cis\netID, where netID is your username, and the password your normally use with your netID.
      14. Click OK.
      15. When the Add Printer Wizard window prompts you for the manufacturer and model, select the manufacturer and model from the list of available printers.
      16. Click OK.
      17. In the next window confirm the printer name and choose if you'd like this to be your default printer.
      18. Click Next.
      19. Click Finish. The printers control panel should display the new printer you added.  You can now print to it through iprint.ubalt.edu.

For Windows 8, you will need to have administrator rights to your computer to set up an IIP printer.

      1. Navigate to Devices and Printers from Control Panel.
      2. Click “Add a Printer”.
      3. Click “The printer that I want isn't listed”.
      4. Copy and paste or type the address of the printer you want to use as it appears in the list below.
      5. Click Next.
        https://iprint.ubalt.edu/printers/LABAC135A/.printer
        https://iprint.ubalt.edu/printers/LABAC135B/.printer
        https://iprint.ubalt.edu/printers/LABLANG4th-B/.printer
        https://iprint.ubalt.edu/printers/LABBC002/.printer
        https://iprint.ubalt.edu/printers/LABBC002A/.printer
        https://iprint.ubalt.edu/printers/LABAL911A/.printer
        https://iprint.ubalt.edu/printers/LABAL911B/.printer
      6. Enter your netID/current password when prompted.
      7. Choose the printer make/model and print driver (see list with make/model at top of page).
      8. Finish installing.

For Windows XP, you will need to have administrator rights to your computer to set up an IIP printer. The simplest way to set up a printer in Windows XP is to follow the following steps:

        1. Log in to the UB Wireless Network. (Opening the Internet Explorer browser should force you to log in to the wireless network. This will not work in other browsers.)
        2. Go to this web page: https://iprint.ubalt.edu/printers. You will be prompted for a username and password. Enter UB netID and password.
        3. Once you are logged in, you will see a list of available printers. Click on the one you want to use.
        4. In the menu on the left, click on the link titled, “Connect”. You will be asked if you want to install the printer. Click Yes.
        5. If prompted for a username and password again, enter your netID and password.
        6. After the printer installation, you should be able to open the Printer Control Panel and verify that the printer has been added.
        7. You should now be able to print to that printer from any Windows application.

Windows Vista

        1. Click the Start button.
        2. Select Control Panel.
        3. Double click the Printers icon. (If you do not see Printers, click the Classic View option, then locate the Printers icon.)

        4. Click Add a Printer.

        5. Click Add a network, wireless, or Bluetooth printer.

        6. Click Next. Vista will search for all network printers.
        7. Click the Stop button.
        8. Select The printer that I want isn't listed.

        9. Click Next.
        10. Choose Select a shared printer by name.
        11. Type the complete name of the printer you want to connect to:
          https://iprint.ubalt.edu/printers/LABAC135A/.printer
          https://iprint.ubalt.edu/printers/LABAC135B/.printer
          https://iprint.ubalt.edu/printers/LABLANG4th-B/.printer
          https://iprint.ubalt.edu/printers/LABBC002/.printer
          https://iprint.ubalt.edu/printers/LABBC002A/.printer
          https://iprint.ubalt.edu/printers/LABAL911A/.printer
          https://iprint.ubalt.edu/printers/LABAL911B/.printer
        12. Click Next.
        13. When prompted for a username and password, enter cis\netID, where netID is your username, and the password your normally use with your netID.
        14. Click OK.
        15. When the Add Printer Wizard window prompts you for the manufacturer and model, select HP for the manufacturer and HP LaserJet 9050 Series PCL6.
        16. Click OK.

        17. In the next window confirm the printer name and choose if you'd like this to be your default printer.
        18. Click Next.
        19. Click Finish. The printers control panel should display the new printer you added.  You can now print to it through iprint.ubalt.edu.