Mapping Public Printer to Personal PC

Windows XP, Windows 7

  1. Connect to any of the UST Wi-Fi networks
  2. Open a web browser and login through the purple UST Authentication Page
  3. Go to your Start Menu
  4. Select "Run" 
  5. In the "Open:" field type in the following: \\ust-pubprint
  6. A new window with the list of available public printers will appear organized by Building and Room location
  7. Double click on the printer in the list that you wish to map
  8. You will see a progress bar and it may take a few minutes to complete
  9. You will get a message that you have successfully added the printer, click Finish
  10. The next window asks if this printer should be the default printer, and if you wish to print a test page. Answer and click Finish
  11. If you go back to the Devices and Printers window from under the Start Menu, you will see the new printer shown

To remove a printer

  1. Click on the Start button
  2. Click on “Devices and Printers”
  3. Select the icon of the printer you wish to make the default
  4. Under File,  choose “Remove Device”
  5. Restart your computer

To change your default printer

  1. Click on the start button
  2. Click on “Devices and Printers”
  3. Select the icon of the printer you wish to make the default
  4. Under File, choose “Set as default printer”.