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Instruction for printing from a iOS, Android or ChromeOS device:
NOTE: Students and staff may need to reinstall the printer if they use a different chromebook device each time. It will stay on any device they already installed it onto.
To print from any non LAS managed Chromebook, use the “Micro Focus iPrint” extension from the Chrome Web Store
QUICK SETUP GUIDE:
1 - Install “Micro Focus iPrint” from Apple Apps Store. Configure it to use the server “iprint-app.lowellschools.com” <no quotes> and log in using your Novell login and password.
2 - When you print from within any iOS app, choose either iPrint (IF IT IS AN OPTION) and select the appropriate printer OR use the “Share” feature and choose to “Open With” Micro Focus iPrint. The “Open With” feature is not available on all applications. Different apps will use different printing methods (see below for more information on this or see the Micro Focus iPrint User Guide link above).
3 - Choosing “Print” from ANY ios app will result in ERRORS and will not print. You must use iPrint.
Some iOS Apps which use the “Open With” option are:
Some iOS Apps are known to work with the Novell iPrint App:
For Android devices:
1 - From the Android Play Store, locate and install the “Micro Focus iPrint” app. Set it up to use “iprint-app.lowellschools.com” as the server <no quotes> and login using your Novell login and password.
2 - Once connected, click on printers option and then the + symbol (located in upper left corner) to add a printer. From the list select to star your favorite printers that you want available to print to.
3 - Open a document that you want to print. Tap the option button, then tap Share (Some apps might have a Send, Send to, or Export option rather than Share).
4 - Select to Share with Novell iPrint, select which printer from your favorite printers page, then tap Print. (Note, if you do not see any printers, remember from step #2 you have must star which ones you want to have available)
NOTE: Tip for printing items such as email → First select and save the email to your phones local storage. Then using a file explorer app (we recommend “ES File Explorer”) locate the file, select it and choose the option Share. Share with Novell iPrint app to print files, pictures etc.
For Printing Photos using the Novell iPrint app:
Launch the Novell iPrint App, if not install search the Apple or Android store to install.
1 - Set it up to use “iprint-app.lowellschools.com” as the server <no quotes> and login using your Novell login and password.
2 - If you have not selected any favorite printers yet, do so by clicking on printers option and then the + symbol (located in upper left corner) to add a printer. From the list select to star your favorite printers that you want available to print to. When done press back to goto the main home screen of the iPrint App
3 - From the home screen of the Novell iPrint app, click on Photos.
4 - Choose the photo you want to print. Tap the Print icon in the upper-right corner, select your printer and option then click Print to print photo.