Wireless Printing: Windows 10

Adding a printer for use on the wireless network:

  • Connect to SamNet and autheticate using your SHSU username and password
    • SamNet-Guest will not work for wireless printing
  • Go to https://ipp.shsu.edu/printers

 A list of available printers will be displayed.

 Printer List

Type in the first few letters of the printer needed and select search. The name of the printer should be on the printer.

Printer Search

Once the printer is located, click on the printer.  Copy the website listed in the browser and note the drivers that will need to be installed on the computer from the manufacturer’s website.

Copy Printer Website

Search for Control Panel in the Search area of the Windows taskbar. Select Control Panel when the option appears, select Hardware and Sound, Devices and Printers, then Add a printer.

On the next screen, select The Printer that I want isn't listed.

Printer Was Not Listed 

Choose Select a shared printer by name paste the website copied earlier in space provided.  Click Next.

Paste Printer Website

You will be prompted to select the printer driver.  Refer back to the information you gathered earlier. You can go to the printer manufacturer’s website to download the drivers if they are not listed in the wizard.

Printer Driver List

Once the drivers have installed, you should see a window indicating the printer was successfully added.

Click Next.

Print a test page here if needed.

Then click Finish.