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The department has an assortment of printers in several locations.

The printers are networked and available on the EES network. Page counts are recorded for each user and you may be asked to pay if your usage is excessive. Links to drivers were updated June 9, 2008. Please see the manufacturer's website for more up-to-date drivers.

 

 

Printer name Features Printer Model Location How to add printer to your computer; other notes
ees113-lj8 B & W laser
32 ppm
up to 11x17
2-sided printing
HP LaserJet 8150 DN MSEC 113

Download Driver: Windows | Mac

How to add printer to computer for this OS:
Windows | Mac OS X 10.5.x | Mac OS X 10.4.x

ees239-printer B & W laser
56 ppm
up to 8.5x11
2-sided printing
HP LaserJet P4015 DN MSEC 239 Download Driver: HP product page
How to add printer to computer for this OS:
Windows | Mac OS X 10.5.x | Mac OS X 10.4.x
ees345-color color laser
35/40 ppm (color/BW)
up to 8.5x 14
2-sided printing
heavy paper (up to 216gms)
Dell 5110cn MSEC 345 Download Driver: Windows | Mac 
How to add printer to computer for this OS:
Windows | Mac OS X 10.5.x | Mac OS X 10.4.x
HP4015-345 B & W laser
56 ppm
up to 8.5x11
2-sided printing
HP LaserJet P4015 DN MSEC 345 Download Driver: HP product page
How to add printer to computer for this OS:
Windows | Mac OS X 10.5.x | Mac OS X 10.4.x
eesplot 42-inch ink jet HP DesignJet Z6100ps MSEC 258
Paper is supplied. Cost is approximately $1-3 a sq ft depending on the ink coverage. See Plotter Administrator to submit jobs.
ees353-lj8 B & W laser
32 ppm
up to 11x17
2-sided printing
HP LaserJet 8150 DN MSEC 353 Download Driver: Windows | Mac 
How to add printer to computer for this OS:
Windows | Mac OS X 10.5.x | Mac OS X 10.4.x
ees203-M551

Color Laser
up to 8.5x14
2-sided printing

HP Laserjet M551 Enterprise
MSEC 203
Download Driver: Windows | Mac
How to add printer to computer for this OS:
Windows | Mac OS X 10.5.x | Mac OS X 10.4.x
ees203-M602 B & W Laser
up to 8.5x14
2-sided printing
HP Laserjet M602 Enterprise MSEC 203 Download Driver: Windows | Mac
How to add printer to computer for this OS:
Windows | Mac OS X 10.5.x | Mac OS X 10.4.x
xerox

B & W, color laser/photocopier
45/35 ppm
up to 12 x 18
2-sided printing
up to 220gsm paper
600 dpi scanning
automatic PDF creation


Xerox Workcentre 7845 with Professional Finisher (with Booklet Maker) MSEC 208

Paper is supplied. Cost is $0.05 for black & white, and $0.10 for color.

For any type of print of 11 x 17 paper:  $0.18

Please see the front office staff to print to this printer.

 

How to Access Printers
The computers in MSEC 239 and 345 already have the above printers installed. To add one of the department printers to your own computer, follow one of the links below for your chosen operating system. Most systems will not need to download a printer driver except for the color Dell 5100cn printer and the Xerox printer..

Adding an EES Printer for Windows

 

  1. If adding the Dell 5110 cn printer, download the appropriate driver from the links above. Expand the archive to a convenient location.
  2. Click the start menu and select 'Printers and Faxes'.
  3. In the left side bar, click 'Add a Printer' and click 'Next'.
  4. Select ‘A network printer, or a printer attached to another computer’ and click 'Next'.
  5. Select ‘Connect to this printer (or to browse for a printer, select this option and click Next):’.
  6. Fill in the Name box with '\\eessamba.nmt.edu\printer ' where printer is the printer name from the table above. For example, \\eessamba.nmt.edu\ees113-lj8 is the name for adding the HP LaserJet 8150 DN in MSEC 113.
    Note: You can also browse for a printer in the network by selecting 'Browse for a printer'. In this case, you must select one of the printers listed under EES\eessamba entry.
  7. Enter your SAMBA user name and password when prompted.
    If you do not check 'Remember my password' box, you will not be able to use this printer next time you log in and will have to remove & re-install it.
  8. Click 'Next'.
  9. Click 'Yes' on the 'Connect to Printer' dialog box. If another warning box stating that the server does not have the correct driver for this printer appears, click 'OK' to select the driver.
  10. Navigate the driver selection menu and choose the correct driver for the printer model you are adding. If the driver is not on the list, you need to download the driver from the links above and expand the archive to a convenient location. Then click on 'Have Disk" and navigate to the drive you just downloaded.
  11. Select whether or not you want this printer to become the default printer.
  12. Click 'Next' and then 'Finish'.
  13. If you are installing a printer with a Duplex unit, right click on the printer you just added and select 'Properties'.
  14. Select ‘Device Settings’, scroll down, and set Duplex Unit to ‘Installed’.

Adding an EES Printer for Mac OS X 10.5.x (Still Current through OS X 10.8)

  1. If adding the Dell 5110 cn printer, download the appropriate driver from the links above. Mount the image file and run the installer. This will ensure the correct printer driver is installed on your machine.
  2. Choose System Preferences from the Apple menu.
  3. Choose Print & Scan (or "Print and Fax") from the View menu.
  4. Click the + button then click "add printer or scanner".
  5. If Advanced icon is shown, Skip to step 9, if otherwise, continue to with setp 6
  6. Press the Control key while clicking the any of the icons in the toolbar, then choose Customize Toolbar from the contextual menu that appears.
  7. Drag the Advanced (gear) icon to the toolbar.
  8. Click Done.
  9. Click the Advanced icon that was added to the toolbar.
  10. Choose Windows Printer via Spools from the Type pop-up menu.
  11. In the URL field, type the printer's address in the following format smb://eessamba.nmt.edu/printer, where printer is the printer name from the table above.
  12. In the Name field, type the name you would like to use for this printer in Mac OS X.
  13. Click Select printer software from the Use pop-up menu.
  14. Look for the driver corresponding with the printer that is trying to be added.
  15. Click Add.
  16. Your Mac will ask you user name and password first time you try to print a document with the printer you just added. Enter your SAMBA user name and password. You can also save your password in your Mac OS key chain.

Adding an EES Printer for Mac OS X 10.3 through 10.4.11

  1. If adding the Dell 5110 cn printer, download the appropriate driver from the links above. Mount the image file and run the installer. This will ensure the correct printer driver is installed on your machine.
  2. Choose System Preferences from the Apple menu.
  3. Choose Print & Fax from the View menu.
  4. Click on the ‘+’ symbol on the left of the pane.
  5. Press alt - option key on your keyboard and click More Printers... button.
  6. Select Advanced from the first combo box.
  7. Select Windows Printer via SAMBA for the device option.
  8. Enter a Name .
  9. field, type the printer's address in the following format smb://username:password@eessamba.nmt.edu/printer where user name and password are your EES account info and printer is the printer name from the table above.
  10. From the Printer Model menu, select the brand of the printer you wish to add.
  11. From the list, choose the driver for the printer model you have chosen to install.
  12. Click 'Add'.
  13. From the printer option menu, select ‘Duplex Unit’, if the printer has a Duplex Unit. Leave the other items at their default. Click 'Continue'.
  14. Your Mac will ask you user name and password first time you try to print a document with the printer you just added. Enter your SAMBA user name and password. You can also save your password in your Mac OS key chain.

Problems
For problems with the printers or assistance in setting up printers on your computer, please contact helpdesk.


Created: ( Wednesday, 18 August 2010 10:23 )
Last Updated: ( Thursday, 10 September 2015 13:43 )
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