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To print wirelessly from your laptop, follow the steps below to install the printing software.


Download Library Printer Installer for 32-bit Windows

Download Library Printer Installer for 64-bit Windows

For Mac OS X (10.4 and newer)


To figure out if your laptop has 32-bit or 64-bit operating system follow the steps below.

1. Open control panel.

2. Click on System and Security.

3. Click on System.

The system type will show 32-bit operating system or 64-bit operating system.


1. Download the Printer Installer and double click the file to begin installation.

2. Click Install.


3. Wait for the software to install.


4. Click Finish.


To print in black and white, select BW Printer. Printers are located in the Reference Area, the Reserve Area, the 24-hour study room, and in the workstation clusters on the second, third and lower levels.  The cost per page is $0.07.

To print in color, select Reserve Color Printer The color printer is located on the first floor in the Reserve Department. The cost is $0.75 per page.


Pharos Popup for Mac OS X has the following requirements: Mac OS X version 10.4, 10.5 or 10.6.



To install Popup 8.1, obtain the Popup installer and run it:

  1. Obtain the file Popup.dmg(Pharos Popup Client for Mac OS X 10.4 – 10.6)from Pharos Systems(http://www.pharos.com/support/downloads/mac/mac-components.html).
  2. Double-click this file to create a new disk image in Finder. This disk contains the Popup 8.1 installer, Popup.pkg
  3. Double-click the installer to run it. You may be requested to authenticate yourself as an administrator.
  4. Select a destination disk. You will only be able to select the startup disk.
  5. Click Install . The installer automatically installs Popup 8.1 and required support files.

Pharos Popup will now be running on the computer and will be automatically launched every time a user logs in.



To start using Popup for Mac OS X, add Popup printer queues on the computer:

  1. Open System Preferences and click on the Print & Fax icon
  2. Click on the Advanced button in the toolbar.
  3. From the Type popup button, select Pharos Print Server.
  4. In the URL field, enter the URL for the desired Popup queue on a Pharos Print Server. This value should be “popup://” . The In the Name field, enter B&W Printer for the new printer queue. This is the name that will be shown to users on the computer. Similarly for the Color Printer, in the URL Field enter “popup://” and in the Name field write Reserve Color Printer. 
  5. From the Print Using popup button, select “Generic PostScript Printer”.
  6. Click Add. The new Popup queue will now show up in the list of printers.
  7. To print to the new queue, select it from the printer popup button in the print dialog of any application
  8. Try to print something using the printers added this should pop up the screen as below:


To remove Popup 8.1 from a computer, run the Pharos Uninstaller:

  1. Launch the Uninstaller application in /Library/Application Support/Pharos/Utilities.
  2. Select Pharos Popup and any other Pharos components that you would like to uninstall, then click Continue.
  3. A list of the selected items will be shown. Click Continue.
  4. Type in an administrator user name and password when required to do so. The selected components will be removed from the computer.
Last Updated on Thursday, 08 May 2014 10:08