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Adding a printer in Windows 10

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Adding a printer – Windows 10

Right click on the Start icon in the lower left hand corner of your screen

Select Control Panel

Select Devices and Printers

Select Add a printer

You can wait for all of the printers campus wide to populate, but it will take a while and the list will be long.  It will be quicker to

Select The printer I want isn’t listed

Click Next

Select Find a printer in the directory, based on location or feature

Click Next

Next to Name enter the prefix of the building followed by the room number

(For example, to find the printer in Decker Hall 108, enter DH108)

Click Find Now

NOTE: If you can’t find the printer you are looking for, you may not have rights to it or you may have the name wrong.  Contact helpdesk@bemidjistate.edu for assistance.

Double click on the printer you want to add

The following screen appears

Click Next

Check Set as the default printer if desired

Click Print a test page if you like

Click Finish