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First Year Student Printer

Connecting from a Windows computer (Windows 7 Pro used in this example):

  • Step One: Plug the pink cable dangling out of the switch into your Ethernet port.
  • Step Two: Go to Control Panel:


  • Step Three: Choose “Devices and Printers”. If you can’t find it, try changing the “View by…” in the upper right-hand corner to “Large Icons”:


  • Step Four: Click on “Add a Printer”:

  • Step Five: Choose “Add a Local Printer”:


  • Step Six: Select “Create a new port; Choose” Standard TCI/IP Port” in the drop down menu under “Type of port”. Click Next:


  • Step Seven: Where it says “Hostname or IP Address”, type in “192.168.15.251”.  Hit “Next”:


Your computer will install the printer’s driver, this may take a few seconds, then click next, and when you print, select HP LaserJet P3015.