Eastern Michigan University

Mobile Printing

Wireless access PaperCut allows you to print documents with your mobile device through a wireless connection in an enabled computer lab (see Computer Lab Map), or at a kiosk (see Print Kiosk Map). No need to worry about downloading and installing more printer drivers. Multiple options exist to print from your mobile device:

IMPORTANT: To print your documents make sure you're connected to the wireless network.

 

Note: Not all options work with every iOS, OS or browser version. Web print only supports file extensions from the following applications: Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint and Word; PDF and EPS files. Other file types should be converted to a PDF.

Follow an option below that works with your device to print your documents. If the instructions below don't work contact the Help Desk at 734-487-2120.

  WEB PRINT from your laptop
     1. Go to http://papercut.emich.edu.
     2. Login with your NetID* and password.
     3. Click on Web Print on the left hand side.
     4. Click on Submit a job>> link.
     5. Select a printer located near you from the list.
     6. Click the 2. Print Options and Account Selection>> button at the bottom-right.
     7. Enter the number of copies you want to print.
     8. Click the 3. Upload Document>> button.
     9. Click the Choose File button.
   10. Browse and select the document to be printed.
   11. Click the Upload & Complete>> button to submit your print job.
   12. The status of your job will display.

 

  AIRPRINT from an Apple device:
     1. Queue a job to print with AirPrint
              a. In a print-enabled App find and select the Print icon.
              b. Select the printer location you would like to print to.
              c. Select the Print button. Your job is in queue to be released.
     2. Release the job to print with PaperCut
              a. In your browser's address bar enter https://papercut.emich.edu:9192/mr (be sure to type the whole  
                  address including the 's' in 'https'.
              b. Log in to PaperCut with your NetID.
              c. The Print Job Notification window will display and show the number of pages and cost. Tap the Print 
                  button to release it to the selected printer.
              d. PaperCut will show you your current balance.


  CHROME BROWSER from any mobile device:
     1. Verify that you are logged into your EMU Google Apps for Education (GAE) account
             a. From the Chrome menu select Settings.
             b. The top section of the Settings dialog window will show which account is in use.
             c. Select the account shown, or select a different account to add.
     2. Queue a job to print form Chrome
             a. Select Print from the Chrome menu.
             b. Select Google Cloud Print (on a Mac, select Destination/Change).
             c. Choose a printer that is enabled for your device.
             d. Adjust the number of copies on the Print Options dialog box. Changing Duplex or Paper size options 
                 will result in the job being canceled.
             e. Select Print. Your job is in queue to be released.
     3. Release the job to print with PaperCut
             a. In your browser's address bar enter https://papercut.emich.edu:9192/mr (be sure to type the whole  
                 address including the 's' in 'https').
             b. Log into PaperCut with you NetID.
             c. The Print Job Notification widow will display and show the number of pages and cost. Select the
                 Print button to release it to the selected printer.
             d. PaperCut will show you your current balance.

 

 Print from EMU GOOGLE APPS FOR EDUCATION (GAE) from any mobile device:
     1. Queue a job to print with EMU GAE
             a. With a document open (Docs, Sheets, etc.) in your EMU Google Apps for Education account find and
                 select Print.
             b. Select Google Cloud Print (on a Mac, select Destination /Change).
             c. Select a printer that is enabled for your device.
             d. You may adjust the number of copies on the Print Options dialog box. Changing Duplex or Paper size
                 options will result in the job being canceled.
             e. Select Print. Your job is in queue to be released.
     2. Release the job to print with PaperCut
             a. In your browser's address bar enter https://papercut.emich.edu:9192/mr (be sure to type the whole
                 address including the 's' in https').
             b. Log into PaperCut with your NetID.
             c. The Print Job Notification window will display and show the number of pages and cost. Select the
                 Print button to release it to the selected printer.
             d. PaperCut will show you your current balance.