Members of the Institute can print on any of the following printers when on-campus
|lorentz_small||Corridor Oort 2nd floor||Color||HP Color LaserJet cp4520||ipp(s)://printers.lorentz.leidenuniv.nl/printers/lorentz_small|
|lorentz_medium||Corridor Oort 2nd floor||Color||HP Color LaserJet M553||ipp(s)://printers.lorentz.leidenuniv.nl/printers/lorentz_medium|
|oort1-color||Corridor Oort 1st floor||Color||HP Color LaserJet cp2025||ipp(s)://printers.lorentz.leidenuniv.nl/printers/oort1-color|
All Lorentz Institute printers have been pre-configured and are ready to be used on your GNU/Linux workstation. These should appear in a drop-down menu of the print panel of the software you are using to print.
|lpstat -p||Display a list and state of available printers|
|lpr -Pprinter-name doc.pdf||Print doc.pdf on printer-name|
|lpstat -v||Display Printers connecton info|
Connect your device to the UL-STRW-LION wireless network or use a cabled connection if that is available in your office 1).
We advise you use the CUPS software to install any of the IL printers.
|Steps to Install the
|Browse to https://localhost:631 (CUPS)|
|Select the administration tab (insert your personal device account credentials if asked)|
|Click on Add new printer|
|Select ipp printer|
|Sse ipp(s)://printers.lorentz.leidenuniv.nl/printers/lorentz_medium as connection|
|Select the right manufacturer (HP in this case)|
|Select IPP everywhere or, if that is not available, the driver corresponding to the printer model (see table above) from the drivers list|
|Push add to finalise|
|Optionally you can configure the printer to print double side|
You can repeat the steps above to install any other printer. Just change the printer name accordingly.
The use of PCL drivers to install a printer could result in black-and-white printing only.