Wireless printing

Install PaperCut client: Windows 10

Note: If you have already set up your computer for wireless printing at the library, the PaperCut client will already be installed. It is not necessary to install it again to use the printers in other computing facilities. Ensure that the client is running and proceed to add the facility printers.

  1. Before you start this procedure, ensure the following:
    • Your wireless card and its drivers have been installed and you have rebooted your laptop since the installation.
    • Your laptop is powered on and booted up.
    • You are in an area with wireless coverage.
    • Your computer's wireless switch or button is turned on.
    • You have a NetLink ID and password.
    • You must be a current student, faculty, or staff member with a NetLink ID and password.
    • Your computer must be set up to use the UVic Wireless Network. Please ensure that you are connected to the secure wireless network UVic before proceeding.
  2. Click the Windows icon in the bottom left-hand corner of your screen, and type the following:
    \\papercut\pcclient\win
    An Explorer window will open to the PaperCut client folder on the Desktop.

    click on windows icon
  3. Double-click on client-local-install.exe

    client-local-install
  4. At the License Agreement, select I accept... and click Next >

    accept license agreement
  5. At the Select Destination Location window, click Next >.

    select destination
  6. At the Select Components window, click Next >.

    select components
  7. At the Ready to Install window, click Install.

    ready to install
  8. When the installer is finished, ensure the checkbox is checked beside Launch PaperCut and verify my identity, then click Finish when prompted.

    launch and verify
  9. The install wizard will close and a PaperCut Login dialogue will open. Enter your NetLink ID and NetLink ID passphrase. If you wish to be logged in to the PaperCut printing system automatically, select Remember my identity. (If you share this computer, leave it unchecked.) Click OK to logon to the printing system.

    enter NetLink ID and passphrase

  10. In order to print from your computer, you will also need to add the facility printers (see Add facility printers: Windows 10).

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Questions or problems? Please contact Computer Help Desk staff or visit us at one of our Computer Help Desk or Student Computing Facility locations.