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Wireless Printing

A number of multi-functional copiers at the Libraries allow wireless printing. HKU students and staff* can send print jobs to these copiers from their portable computers (Windows or Mac) using WiFi technology.

(* HKU Portal A/C holders ONLY)

 

Procedures

  1. Enable WiFi connection for your portable computer:
  2. Download and install the printer driver:
    • Download and install once for each copier. Each copier has its unique driver, and more than one driver can be installed on your laptop. Refer to the guides (Windows / Mac) for installation.
  3. Print your document:
    • Send your print job to an installed printer. Refer to the guides (Windows / Mac) for printing instructions.
  4. Release the print jobs:
    • Go to the selected copier to release the print job. Print jobs must be released within 2 hours. Refer to the guide for printing instructions.

IMPORTANT: This service DOES NOT support "Wi-Fi.HK via HKU" and other non-HKU networks.

 

Printer Drivers Installation

NOTE: (1) Administrator user right is required. (2) Online installation only; you MUST connect to "eduroam" or "HKU" for installation and printing.

  Windows Mac
Location Floor Photocopier No. Driver
(B&W printing)
Driver
(Color printing)
Guides
Main Library, New Wing G/F 1 WinXP/Vista/7/8/10 * N/A N/A
1/F (AV & Reserve) 23 WinXP/Vista/7/8/10 * N/A N/A
1/F (Special Collections) 9 WinXP/Vista/7/8/10 * WinXP/Vista/7/8/10 * N/A
13 WinXP/Vista/7/8/10 * N/A Guide
2/F (Self-services room) 30 WinXP/Vista/7/8/10 * WinXP/Vista/7/8/10 * Guide
31 WinXP/Vista/7/8/10 * N/A N/A
Main Library, Old Wing 1/F 15 WinXP/Vista/7/8/10 * N/A N/A
2/F 5 WinXP/Vista/7/8/10 * N/A N/A
4/F 17 WinXP/Vista/7/8/10 * N/A Guide
6/F 20 WinXP/Vista/7/8/10 * N/A Guide
Main Library, Level 3 Breakout L3-4 WinXP/Vista/7/8/10 * N/A N/A
Study L3-2 WinXP/Vista/7/8/10 * N/A Guide
Collaboration L3-1 WinXP/Vista/7/8/10 * WinXP/Vista/7/8/10 * N/A
Technology L3-7 N/A N/A Guide
L3-8 N/A N/A Guide
Dental Library 5/F 1 WinXP/Vista/7/8/10 * WinXP/Vista/7/8/10 * N/A
6/F 3 WinXP/Vista/7/8/10 * WinXP/Vista/7/8/10 * Guide
4 WinXP/Vista/7/8/10 * N/A N/A
Education Library 8/F 1 WinXP/Vista/7/8/10 * WinXP/Vista/7/8/10 * N/A
Law Library 1/F 1.1 WinXP/Vista/7/8/10 * WinXP/Vista/7/8/10 * N/A
1.2 WinXP/Vista/7/8/10 * N/A Guide
2/F 2.1 WinXP/Vista/7/8/10 * N/A N/A
2.4 WinXP/Vista/7/8/10 * N/A N/A
Medical Library LG1 1 WinXP/Vista/7/8/10 * WinXP/Vista/7/8/10 * N/A
2 WinXP/Vista/7/8/10 * N/A N/A
Music Library 11/F 1 WinXP/Vista/7/8/10 * WinXP/Vista/7/8/10 * N/A
2 WinXP/Vista/7/8/10 * N/A Guide

 

Disclaimer: University of Hong Kong Libraries assumes no responsibility for any damage to your computer system that may be caused by the installation of the printer drivers.