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Connecting your personal computer (Mac OS X) to GoPrint

  1. Click on the apple in the upper-left corner of your desktop, choose System Preferences
  2. Click on Print & Fax
  3. Below the list of printers on the left, Click on the + sign to add a new printer
  4. Make sure that the IP printer tab is selected at the top
  5. In the protocol field, choose Line Printer Daemon - LPD from the drop down menu
  6. In the address field, type
  7. In the queue field, type the queue name for the printer you want to use (see table below)
  8. In the name field, type in a name that will allow you to recognize the GoPrint station you are printing to
  9. In the location field, type in the location of the GoPrint station
  10. In the print using field, choose the printer type/driver as listed in the table below. If your printer model is not listed, go to and download a PCL driver for that model.
  11. Click the add button
  12. You should now be ready to print

Finding your computer name

In order to efficiently locate your print job on a GoPrint station, you should first identify the name of your personal computer. Your computer name will be the DNS name your computer was assigned when you connectd to the campus network (e.g., This name may change each time you connect to the campus network or as you move around campus.

  1. Open a Finder window
  2. Open the Applications folder, choose Utilities and then choose Terminal
  3. In Terminal, type hostname
  4. Your computer name will appear on the next line
  5. Make note of your computer name and quit Terminal



Printer Locations and Queue Names


Queue Name

Printer Type/Driver

FLC 120

Quentin Burdick Building 150 (formerly IACC)

Library 118 (Reference Desk)

Memorial Union 52 (Food Court)

Memorial Union Bison Connection

Memorial Union 188F (Behind Coffee Shop)

Memorial Union 288S (Outside The Gallery)

Minard Annex 288G (Above Coffee Shop)

West Dining Center 4


HP Laserjet M602

HP Laserjet 4015N

HP Laserjet M602

HP Laserjet 4015N

HP Laserjet M602

HP Laserjet 4015N

HP Laserjet 4015N

HP Laserjet M602

HP Laserjet 4015N

Barry Hall 22, 188, 288A & 366      


HP Laserjet P4015N

Barry Hall 260 - Color


HP Color Laserjet 4525TN

Burgum 132


HP Laserjet 4015DN

Churchill 17


HP Laserjet 4015DN

Dinan 140


HP Laserjet 4015DN

Quentin Burdick Building 150 - Color


HP Color Laserjet 4525TN

EML 378  (VC laptop room)


HP Laserjet 4015N

Library Reference Desk - Color


HP Color Laserjet 4525TN  

LLC East 200


HP Laserjet 4015N

LLC West 200


HP Laserjet 4015N

Reed 142


HP Laserjet 4015DN

Renaissance 420 - B&W


HP Laserjet 4015N

Renaissance 420 - Color


HP Color Laserjet 4525TN

Stevens 288 (Lounge)


HP Laserjet M602

Stockbridge 142A


HP Laserjet 4015DN

Weible 133


HP Laserjet 4015DN

West Dining Center 4 (High Rises)


HP Laserjet 4015DN

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Last Updated: Thursday, February 20, 2014 11:11:04 AM