Install BeaverPrint on My Computer

Issue/Question

  • How do I print to BeaverPrint from a computer on campus?

Environment

  • Oregon State University
  • BeaverPrint
  • Printing

Explanation

BeaverPrint is set up on all campus labs computers. You can also setup any computer that is on the OSU wireless network to print to BeaverPrint. 

Resolution

Method 1 - Google Cloud Printing

  1. Open a browser and go to https://google.com/cloudprint.
  2. On the Google accounts page enter your ONID username@oregonstate.edu and click "Next".
  3. At the OSU Login page enter your ONID username and password.
  4. On the cloud print page click on the "Printers" link that appears on the left side of the window. You should see "beaverprint" printer listed as seen in the following image.

Method 2 - Add the Printer to Windows

  1. Click on the Windows icon.
  2. Type \\beaverprint.oregonstate.edu\beaverprint and press Enter.
  3. Windows should install the print driver to your computer. You may close the BeaverPrint window that launches.
  4. In your application, go to the print menu and choose the following for your printer: BeaverPrint on beaverprint.oregonstate.edu
  5. You may go to any BeaverPrint printer location to release your print job as normal.

Method 3 - BeaverPrint Web Print

  1. Open a browser and go to: http://beaverprint.oregonstate.edu
  2. Login with your ONID username and password.
  3. Select Web Print from the menu on the left.
  4. Select Submit a Job.
  5. Select osu-papercut\beaverprint (virtual).
  6. Click the "Print Options and Account Selection" button.
  7. Click the "Upload Documents" button.
  8. Upload the file to print and click the "Upload and Complete" button.

 

For assistance, contact the IS Service Desk.

Details

Article ID: 30543
Created
Fri 5/19/17 10:07 AM
Modified
Wed 11/13/19 3:49 PM