PaperCut Printer Setup for Macs (manual setup via AirPrint)

Note: The preferred method is to use the automated PaperCut Installer for Mac, which is required for accessing the CCIT Plotters. Click here to read an article on the automated method.

If you prefer to use the manual method, proceed with these instructions:

 

MANUAL PAPERCUT SETUP - MAC OS 

 

These steps are for manually setting up your Mac to print to the PaperCut system via AirPrint.

Click on the Apple in the top left corner of the screen and select System Preferences

System Preferences is selected

Then click on Printers & Scanners.

 

Printers & Scanners is highlighted

 

Click the + button in the bottom left corner to add a printer.

 

For students, select studentprinting. For employees, select employeeprinting.

 
Click Add.

studentprinting is selected, Add option at bottom

The printer should now be installed properly.

studentprinting Printer shows under Printers & Scanners 

 

When printing for the first time, an authentication prompt should appear. Be sure to change the account name to your Clemson University username and enter your password. Check Remember this password in my keychain so that you do not have to enter it every time you print in the future and click OK.

Go to a PaperCut printer and swipe your TigerOne card to release the print.

 

To see your print job queue, go to https://papercut.clemson.edu and log in.

To learn more about how to release jobs at a PaperCut Printer, click here.

To see the PaperCut Printing Overview article, click here.

 

PAPERCUT PLOTTERS

To see the manual set up for your Macs the Plotters located on the 2nd floor of Cooper Library, click here. 

Click here for help with common printing issues on a Mac.

 

If you experience any issues, please contact CCIT Support Center at 864-656-3494, ithelp@clemson.edu or https://support.clemson.edu 

 

 

 

 

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