Printing in Research & Data Services

Please note, your FANcard or Flex Card needs to be loaded before you are able to print.

Printers

  • MONO printer (black & white only)
    • 10 cents per page
    • Paper size: Letter (8.5 x 11)
    • Can print double-sided (20 cents)
  • COLOUR printer
    • 50 cents per page
    • Paper size: Letter (8.5 x 11) & Ledger (11 x 17)
    • Can print double sided (1 dollar)

At a Library computer (1st floor)

  • Any changes to paper size or colour must be made before you click “print”
  • DO NOT CLICK QUICK PRINT OR THE PRINTER ICON.
  • Go to file and select “print” to view the printer settings
  • For MONO (black & white) printing, ensure the L1003-MONO printer is selected with Letter (8.5 x 11) paper.
    • Double sided printing is available on the MONO printer.
  • For COLOUR printing, change to L1003-COLOUR printer with Letter (8.5 x 11) size paper
    • Ledger (11 x 17) paper is available on the COLOUR printer. To change paper size go to Properties.
  • Now click print to send the job into queue at the print station. It may show up as “printer paused” on your screen. Proceed to the print station near the Research & Data Services desk.*If you cannot select the printers listed above, save all work and restart the computer to try again. If you require further assistance, please see staff at the Research & Data Services desk.

 

At a Library computer (1st floor)

  • Any changes to paper size or colour must be made before you hit “print”
  • DO NOT HIT QUICK PRINT OR THE PRINTER ICON
  • Your print job(s) will be sent to the L1003-MONO printer on Letter (8.5 x 11) paper
  • The default setting should be set to the MONO (black and white) printer on Letter (8.5 x 11) paper
  • To print in COLOUR, change the printer name to L1003-COLOUR
  • To change paper size, select Properties and change to Ledger (11 x 17) only

    *If it says “printer paused“ it means that your print job(s) have been sent to the print station and it is ready for you to swipe your card (see below).If the a printer is not showing up on your computer, please see the Research & Data Services Desk for assistance.

 Printing your document at the print station

  • MONO and Colour Printing are sent to the same printing station next to the R&DS Desk
  • Slowly swipe your loaded card through the card reader on the desk next to the keyboard
  • Match your Fanshawe College username to your print job(s) in the list (or use the computer number found on top of your computer, e.g. D1315)
  • Click on your print job(s) from the list on the monitor
  • Click on the blue “Print” button on the monitor
  • The MONO & Colour printer are next to one another located to the right of the printing station.

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