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Printing from a Windows 10 Laptop


  • Wireless printing is only available to patrons with a current Seawolf ID AND who are logged into the wireless prior to printing.
  • The Pharos Pop-Up will not show up. Print jobs will automatically be titled with the name of the document being printed and the login name of the patron's laptop.
  • ALL Print Jobs will be available for Printing on the First Floor of the Library ONLY.
  • Visit the Tech Help Desk, located on the first floor of the library, if you require additional assistance.
  1. At the Windows menu Select Settings 
    On the Windows Menu select Settings
  2. At the Settings window select Devices 
    On the settings window, select Devices.>
  3. At the Devices window select Add a printer or scanner 
    On the devices widow,, Select Add a printer or scanner

  4. Autosearch will not locate the printer.  Select "The printer that I want is not listed" 
    Select The printer I want is not listed.

  5. Select Add a printer using a TCP/IP address or hostname 
    Select Add a printer using TCP/IP device

  6. At the Device type dropdown menu change to TCP/IP Device.  If checked, uncheck the box Query the printer and automatically select the driver to use.
    At the device type dropdown menu, change to TCP/IP
  7. Hostname or IP Address
    1. Fill in ssuprint.sonoma.edu
    2. Uncheck Query the printer 
      Fill in ssu.print and uncheck Query the printer
  8. Select Custom and click on Settings 
    Select Custom and click on settings
  9. On the Settings window change
    1. Protocol to LPR
    2. Queue Name: Laptopq
    3. Check box for LPR Byte Counting Enable
      Chnage protocol to LPR.  The queue name to Laptopq and check box for LPR Byte Counting Enabled.
  10. Printer Driver Manufacturer: HP  Printers: HP Laserjet P3011/P3015 PCL6 Class Driver  
    Print drver manufacture is HP Printers: HP Laserjet P3011/P3015 PCL6 Class Driver
  11. Printer name: SSU Library Printer  
    The printer name is SSU Library Printer
  12. Printer Sharing change to Do not share this printer 
    Select Do not share this priinter.

  13. Uncheck Set as the default printer and finish 
    Uncheck Set as the default printer and finish.