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Printing from a personal laptop

Wanting to install on a WBS-provided staff computer? See http://help.wbs.ac.uk/kb/hardware/printers/addstaffprinter/

Printing to a WBS Staff networked printer from a personal Windows laptop (images shown on Windows 7):

Connect to hotspot-secure. http://www.warwick.ac.uk/go/wireless/hotspot-secure/windows-7/

Click Start. In Search programs and files, type \\137.205.184.197

Press return.

Type in wbsdom\WBS username. And enter your WBS password. Tick the remember my credentials box. Click OK.

A window will appear which shows all the printers installed on the server. Locate the printer you wish to install.

Right click on the printer. Click Connect…

The printer will start installing from the server. It will look for the driver and download it, then show Finishing Installation, the box will then disappear. This only takes a few seconds.

The printer should now be listed in your Devices and Printers window.

Finished.


Having Problems?

Please let us know on help@wbs.ac.uk