Macintosh Printer Driver Installation Manual

Introduction

In MacBook, the printer driver accepts "Locked print" only.  For configuration in Macintosh, different programs may have different interface.

Printer List

# Location Name Hostname
1 3/F Multimedia Commons L303P L303P.lib.polyu.edu.hk
2 L303Q L303Q.lib.polyu.edu.hk
3 P/F Reading Area
 
L203A L203A.lib.polyu.edu.hk
4 L203B L203B.lib.polyu.edu.hk
2 L203C L203C.lib.polyu.edu.hk
6 1/F South Wing L114A L114A.lib.polyu.edu.hk
7 1/F North Wing L115A L115A.lib.polyu.edu.hk
8 G/F Group Study Zone 1 L019A L019A.lib.polyu.edu.hk
9 L019B L019B.lib.polyu.edu.hk
10 L019C L019C.lib.polyu.edu.hk
11 L019D L019D.lib.polyu.edu.hk
12 Quiet Study Zone 1 L010A L010A.lib.polyu.edu.hk

Download driver

Please click the following button to download the driver before installation.

 

Installation

  1. Download the driver from Library homepage.
 
 
  1. Double click "Ricoh_MP_..._LIO_Driver.pkg"
 
  1. Click "Continue" > "Continue" > "Agree" > "Install"
 
  1. Input your MacBook's account password for installation and click "OK"
 
  1. Click "Close" to complete printer driver installation.

Create printer

Follow the steps to create a printer

  1. Click the "Apple Icon" on the upper left corner and click "System Preferences"
 
  1. Click "Print & Scan"
 
  1. Click "+" to add printer
 
  1. Click "IP" and Input the following information:
Address: Please refer to printer list on top of the this page.
Example: L301A.lib.polyu.edu.hk
Protocol: Line Printer Daemon - LPD
Name: L301A.lib.polyu.edu.hk (optional)
Location: L301(B&W) (optional)
Use RICOH MP 5054 PS

Click "Add"

 
  1. The printer installation is completed. Please repeat these steps for another printer installation.

Create printing profile

This settings will create a profile for other software printing.

  1. Open your document to print.
    (E.g. Open a PDF file with the default "Preview" app)
  2. File > Print
  3. From the printing dialog, click "Show Details"
 
  1. Select your preferred settings.
Two-Sided(Optional)
Select "Job Log" #1 (Mandatory)
User ID: <Your prefer User ID>(Mandatory)
*4-8 alphanumeric characters
Job Type: "Locked Print" (Mandatory)
*The printer accept "Locked Print" only.
Password: ********(Mandatory)
4-8 digits

#1 If "Job Log" is not available from the list, please start again from step 1 using a different application (e.g. Microsoft Word).

 
  1. Save your selection as "Presets".

Presets > Save Current Settings as Preset

 
  1. Before print, "Presets" need to be selected.