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mperriello [Installing the appropriate printer]
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-Note:  these instructions were written for Macintosh OS X10.6 and above, some steps may be different for previous versions of OS X.+Note:  these instructions were written for Macintosh OS X 10.6 and above, some steps may be different for previous versions of OS X.
  
  
 ===== Installing the appropriate printer ===== ===== Installing the appropriate printer =====
  
- +    ​* If you don't know what version of OS X you're using: 
-    - Download the correct installer +      * Click The Apple logo in the upper left hand corner. 
-      ​* If you don't know what version of OSX you're using: +      * Select About This Mac and you will see the version number ​under the big Apple logo in the window that pops up. 
-        * Click The Apple logo in the upper left hand corner +    * If you don't know the model of the printer you're trying to print to: 
-        * Select About This Mac, it should say version ​followed by a number +      * [[printer_locations|Check Here]]
-      * If you don't know the model of the printer you're trying to print to: +
-        * [[printer_locations|Check Here]]+
  
 ^Model ^Driver Location | ^Model ^Driver Location |
-^Xerox ​7335/​7328 ​|[[http://​www.support.xerox.com/​support/​workcentre-7328-7335-7345-7346/​downloads/​enus.html?​associatedProduct=workcentre-7328-35-45-46-built-in-controller&​operatingSystem=macosx&​fileLanguage=en|http://​www.support.xerox.com/​support/​workcentre-7328-7335-7345-7346/​downloads/​enus.html]] | +^Xerox ​Altalink C8045 |[[http://​www.support.xerox.com/​support/​altalink-c8000-series/​downloads/​enus.html?​associatedProduct=C8000-series-built-in-controller&​operatingSystem=macOS10_13&​fileLanguage=en 
-^Xerox 5735|[[http://​www.support.xerox.com/​support/​workcentre-5735-5740-5745-5755/​downloads/​enus.html?​operatingSystem=macosx&​fileLanguage=en|http://​www.support.xerox.com/​support/​workcentre-5735-5740-5745-5755/​downloads/​enus.html]]| +http://​www.support.xerox.com/​support/​altalink-c8000-series/​downloads/​enus.html?​associatedProduct=C8000-series-built-in-controller&​operatingSystem=macOS10_13&​fileLanguage=en]] | 
-^Xerox ​5655|[[http://​www.support.xerox.com/​support/​workcentre-5645-5655/​downloads/​enus.html?​operatingSystem=macosx&​fileLanguage=en|http://​www.support.xerox.com/​support/​workcentre-5645-5655/​downloads/​enus.html]]| +^Xerox ​Altalink B8055|[[http://​www.support.xerox.com/​support/​altalink-c8000-series/​downloads/​enus.html?​associatedProduct=C8000-series-built-in-controller&​operatingSystem=macOS10_13&​fileLanguage=en]|
-^Xerox 8860 | [[http://​www.support.xerox.com/​support/​phaser-8860mfp/​downloads/​enus.html?​operatingSystem=macosx&​fileLanguage=en|http://​www.support.xerox.com/​support/​phaser-8860mfp/​downloads/​enus.html]]|+
 ^HP | [[http://​www8.hp.com/​us/​en/​support-drivers.html|Enter The Model Number and Choose the Correct Version of Mac OS X]]| ^HP | [[http://​www8.hp.com/​us/​en/​support-drivers.html|Enter The Model Number and Choose the Correct Version of Mac OS X]]|
  
-    - Mount the .dmg file and run the installer that it contains following the onscreen instructions:+    - Mount the .dmg file and run the installer that it contains following the onscreen instructions.
     - You will be prompted that the package contains a program that determines if the software can be installed… ​     - You will be prompted that the package contains a program that determines if the software can be installed… ​
     - Click **Continue**     - Click **Continue**
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 The new printer will now show up in the Printer List.  If you have more than one printer installed, you may select one to be the default printer by using the corresponding drop down box on the Print & Fax screen. The new printer will now show up in the Printer List.  If you have more than one printer installed, you may select one to be the default printer by using the corresponding drop down box on the Print & Fax screen.
  
 +===== Adding Printers by IP =====
 +Every Olin printer has its IP address printed on a sticker on the physical printer itself.
 +You can also find a list of printer IP address on our network: \\fsvs01\public\IT\
  
 +**You must be connected to the internal Olin wifi network (SSID: OLIN) and not OLIN-GUEST.** ​
 +  - Locate the IP address of the printer using one of the methods noted above.
 +  - In **System Preferences**,​ select **Printers & Scanners**
 +  - Click the **+** button on the printer list and select **Add Printer or Scanner...**
 +  - In the **Add** window that pops up, click **IP** on the top toolbar.
 +  - In the **Address** bar, enter the IP address of the printer that you wrote down and press enter.
 +  - Click the **Use** dropdown menu at the bottom and choose **Select Printer Software...**
 +    * Search for the printer'​s model number and select the correct driver.
 +  - Click **Add** and the printer should be successfully added!
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