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Update queue name for QBB 150 color printer!

If you set up your computer prior to June 11, 2014, to print to the Quentin Burdick Building (formerly the IACC) color printer in room 150, you need to update your printer settings to reflect the new queue name: QBB-150-c

Use the instructions on this page, but instead of adding a new printer, simply update the queue field from IACC-150-c to QBB-150-c

  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

Find your computer name

To efficiently locate your print job on a GoPrint station, you should first identify the name of your computer. Your computer name will be the DNS name your computer was assigned when you connected 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 NamePrinter Type/Driver

FLC 120

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)

QBB 150

West Dining Center 4


HP Laserjet M602

HP Laserjet M602

HP Laserjet M605DN

HP Laserjet M602

HP Laserjet M602

HP Laserjet M605DN

HP Laserjet M602

HP Lasrjet M605DN

HP Laserjet M605DN

Barry Hall 22, 288A & 366      BarryHP Laserjet M602
Barry Hall 22 - ColorBARRY-22-cHP Color Laserjet 4525TN
BBFH 88BBFH-88-bHP Laserjet M605DN
Burgum 132BURGUM-132-bHP Laserjet M605DN
Churchill 17CHURCHILL-17-bHP Laserjet M605DN
Dinan 140DINAN-140-bHP Laserjet M605DN
EML 378  (VC laptop room)EML-378-bHP Laserjet M605DN

Library Reference Desk - Color


HP Color Laserjet 4525TN  

LLC East 200LLC-200-bHP Laserjet M602
LLC West 200LLCW-200-bHP Laserjet M602
NDSU Nursing at Sanford Health (Bismarck) 11 - Color  NNSH-11-cHP LaserJet M651
NDSU Nursing at Sanford Health (Bismarck) 11NNSH-11-bHP Laserjet M602
NDSU Nursing at Sanford Health (Bismarck) 161NNSH-161-bHP Laserjet M602
Quentin Burdick Building 150 - ColorQBB-150-cHP Color Laserjet 4525TN
Reed 142REED-142-bHP Laserjet M605DN
Renaissance 420 - B&WDOWNTOWN-420-bHP Laserjet M602
Renaissance 420 - ColorDOWNTOWN-420-cHP Color Laserjet 4525TN
Stevens 288 (Lounge)STEVENS-288-BHP Laserjet M602
Stockbridge 142ASTOCKBRIDGE-142A-b

HP Laserjet M605DN

Weible 133WEIBLE-133-b

HP Laserjet M605DN

West Dining Center 4 (High Rises)WDC-4-b

HP Laserjet M605DN


If you have questions, contact the IT Help Desk:

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IT Help Desk Phone: +1 (701) 231-8685
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Last Updated: Wednesday, June 24, 2015 1:14:38 PM