Configuring your printer


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Configuring your printer

Much as we yammer on about the paperless office, printing documents created on our computers is still a fact of life, and because it is, you need to know how to add printers to your Mac. So let's take a look. I'm going to go to System Preferences, choose Print & Scan. And currently I have no printers attached to my Mac, but I happen to have one next door. And look, heres the printer. Would I like to download and install software for this particular printer? Indeed, I want to do that. So I click on Install. I agree.

It finds the software I need and then it downloads it. Now this won't always happen. There are cases that the Mac already has the printer software you need so you may not be queued to download it. In this case, it didn't have it, it wanted it, and it was more than happy to go out and it get it for us. Okay. This is done and the printer was automatically installed for us. The printer we just connected was a USB printer, and this printer not only prints, but it als...

Configuring your printer
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Configuring your printer provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by Christopher Breen as part of the Mac OS X Mountain Lion Essential Training

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