Printing from OS X 10.5 or later

Begin by adding the Advanced option in Printer & Scanners.  This only needs to be done once.

  1. open Systems Preferences / Printers & Scanners

  2. Click on the + button

  3. CTRL-click any of the icons in the menubar and select Customize Toolbar...
    1.    from the new window drag the Advanced gear icon to the menubar above and Click Done     

Once you have the Advanced option to add printers:

  1. Click on the Advanced
  2. When the Advanced window loads choose 'Windows printer vis spoolss' as the Type

  3. In URL: enter smb:// Share from table below

  4. In the Use dropdown list select "Select Software..."
    1. Search for the printer that matches the name you chose in the table below and click OK
    2. Click on Add and setup any special settings as described in the table below then click OK

  5. CTRL-click on the printer you just created and choose "Rename printer..."
    1. Type a familiar name for the printer so that you can find it later



Printer Location Printer Share Printer Driver Name Special Settings Printer Installation File
127 JSB Printer%20127%20JSB Sharp MX-4141N Input Tray Options: Four Trays
Output Tray Options: Saddle Stitch Finisher
031 JSB Printer%20031%20JSB Sharp MX-3050N

Input Tray Options: Two Trays
Right Tray: Installed


121 JSB Printer%20Owens Ricoh Aficio MP C2550   Ricoh_PS_Printers_Vol2
031 JSB Color%20Plotter Oce ColorWave650 PS Roll 2 OCCW6005.ppd
019 Denmark Printer%20Denmark HP Color LaserJet Enterprise M750  Printer Disk, Duplex Unit, Trays 3, 4, 5, & 6  
303 Tanner Printer%20Tanner Sharp MX-3050N

Input Tray Options: Two Trays
Right Tray: Installed




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