1A First Alternative

Printers

In the module printers you can add existing network printers and share them with computers on the network.

Requirements

To complete this manual, you will need:

  • A computer connected to your 1A-server
  • A browser, for example Internet Explorer or Firefox
  • A username and password for the 1A-manager
  • Location of the printers you want to add, for example '\\server\printer'

Steps

1
Open the printer module
  • Go to essentialsprinters
2
Add printer
  • Go to add a new printer
  • Enter the location at \\server\printer
  • Click add
  • Add computers that should be allowed to use the printer. Optionally you can assign it as a default printer as well
Add printer
3
Add computers that should be allowed to use the printer
  • Click on the printer you want to modify
  • Add computers that should be allowed to use the printer. Optionally you can assign it as a default printer as well
Add computers that should be allowed to use the printer
4
Remove printer
  • Click on the printer you want to remove
  • Check delete this printer
  • Click delete
Remove printer
5
Import printers
  • Go to import/export
  • Click the file chooser at file
  • Choose the file to import
  • Click check to verify the import file
  • Correct any errors and check again. Repeat until there are no errors.
  • Click import
Import printers
6
Export printers
  • Go to import/export
  • Click export
Export printers