- Click Start
- In the Search Programs and files box, type: \\print.science.purdue.edu
- Press Enter
- If it prompts you for your username & password use: onepurdue\careeraccount and your password
- In the dialog box that opens, scroll to the correct printer name (typically based on building and location)
- Double click on the correct printer to install
Ubuntu Linux - Laptops
Follow the general settings here, inserting the name of the printer you wish to use and your Purdue career account username.
On the following screens, choose Generic, and a generic PostScript driver.
Ubuntu Linux - Desktops
echo "ServerName <address of cups server>/version=1.1" > ~/.cups/client.conf
Or, if you have administrative access to the machine:
echo "ServerName <address of cups server>/version=1.1" > /etc/cups/client.conf
For the address of the cups server, use the appropriate server name for your department:
After this is added and your machine is rebooted you will see all departmental printers available to you the next time you print.
Please note: different versions of Linux may require that you express your username in different ways. If
ONEPURDUE\YOUR_USERNAME does not work, try with ONEPURDUE/YOUR_USERNAME.