Network Printing on Mac OS X

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The following tutorial was done on a machine running OS X 10.6 (Snow Leopard). Other versions of OS X use most of the same procedures and actions to map a network drive.


Adding a Network Printer

Step 1 - Open Map Dialogue

  • Select Finder
  • Click the Apple symbol in the top left and select System Preferences

Step 2 - Select Print & Fax

Step 3 - Click the "+" Button below the printers list

After clicking the "+" Button you may need to select Add Other Printer or Scanner.

Step 4 - Type the Printer's Hostname

  • Select the IP Tab
  • Type the hostname of the printer in the field labeled Address
  • Click the Add button
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