Printing in Student Research Lab

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) & Ledger (11 x 17)
    • Can print double sided (20 cents)
  • COLOUR printer
    • 50 cents per page
    • Paper size: Letter (8.5 x 11) & Ledger (11 x 17)
    • Double sided printing NOT available in colour

At a Library Lab computer (2nd floor)

If you are unsure about your print settings, please see staff at the Student Research Lab desk before you click “print” at the print station. Your print credits will be deducted from your card and we are not able to recover them.

Please refer to the MAC and PC instructions below for more detailed print instructions.

 

– PC Printing –

At your computer

  • 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 L2005-HP9050-MONO printer with the default setting of MONO (black & white) on Letter (8.5 x 11) paper
  • To print in COLOUR, change the printer name to L2005-COLOUR
  • To change paper size, select Properties and change to Ledger (11 x 17) onlyIf the MONO Printer says that it is “pausedproceed to printer station and swipe your card.If the MONO Printer is not showing up, save your work and restart the computer to reload the Lab printers.

Printing your document at the print station

  • MONO and COLOUR Printing are sent to the same printing station next to the Student Research Lab Help 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. D039)
  • Click on your print job(s) from the list on the monitor
  • Click on the blue “Print” button on the monitor
  • The MONO printer is located to the right of the printing station, the Colour printer to the left

 

– Mac Printing –

At your computer

  • Any changes to paper size or colour must be made before you hit “print”
  • DO NOT HIT PRINTER ICON – instead Select File > Print
  • Preset printer setting should be “default”
  • Your print job(s) will be sent to the L2005 Mono printer on 8 1/2 x 11 paper
  • The default setting should be set to the Mono (black and white) printer on 8 1/2 x 11 paper
    • Make sure paper size is NOT A4
  • To print in Colour, change the printer name to L2005 Colour
  • To change paper size, select Page Setup and change to 11 x 17 (do not print on A4 size)

Printing your document at the print station

  • Mono and Colour Printing are sent to the same printing station next to the L Lab Help 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 (all Macs have the same computer number NTS-VPFC-SLAPR)
  • Click on your print job(s) from the list on the monitorClick on the blue “Print” button on the monitor