Dan Gookin shows how printing works on an Android mobile device. Ensure that you have printing services installed. Obtain the proper print service from Google Play. Look for the print action or a share action, and learn how to set printer options.
- [Instructor] Printing from a mobile device…was considered heresy a few years ago.…I suppose the demand was so great…that Google has relented,…and your Android phone or tablet…can easily print from many apps.…The key to making the print feature work…is to have a printer connected, turned on,…and made available on the same Wi-Fi network…that the Android connects to.…To confirm that printers are available…and that the Android operating system has…proper print utilities installed, open the Settings app,…choose connected devices, printing.…
Cloud Print is Google's remote printer assistant.…The default print services is installed, well, by default.…I recommend that you add another service…based on the printers available.…For example, I'll go to the Play Store app,…and here you see I've searched for print services.…The HP Printer Service plug-in is available.…If you have HP or Hewlett-Packard printers in the office,…go ahead and install that,…or install whatever service is associated…with the printers you have.…
You don't need to open the service,…
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- Finding and managing apps
- Shooting video
- Editing images
- Managing contacts
- Listening to music
- Exploring Google Assistant
- Printing from your Android