Setting up the front desk printer on Windows 8 and 8.1

This will guide you through the setup of the front desk printer in your residence hall on a machine running Windows 8 or 8.1.

  1. At the start screen, begin typing \\
  2. Main start screen
  3. A box will appear as soon as you begin typing. Once you're done typing it in, hit enter
  4. run command
  5. You will be prompted to enter your BearPass Login and password. Be sure to have @SGF after your BearPass login
  6. run command
  7. A window will appear with all of the printers listed. Locate the appropriate printer for your building by using the list below. Right-click on the printer and select Connect.
  8. run command
    Residence Hall Printer Name
    Blair-Shannon BLAIRLPR
    Freudenberger FREDDYLPR
    Hammons HAMMONSLPR
    Hutchens HUTCHENSLPR
    Kentwood KENTWOODLPR
    Monroe MONROELPR
    Scholars SCHOLARSLPR
    Sunvilla SUNVILLALPR
    Wells WELLSLPR
    Woods WOODSLPR
  9. The process of your computer installing the printer may take a few minutes, but it will install the printer and appear in your printer list.
  10. run command
  11. Each time you need to print, you will need to go through the first three steps to ensure you are connected to the server.

If you have any difficulties with this tutorial, please feel free to contact the ResNet Offices (417 836-6100) for assistance.