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Pharos Uniprint

Welcome to the printing homepage! You can use this Website to install the software required to print from your laptop while on the Wayne State University campus.

Please Read Before Downloading

  • Wireless printing is available on both Macs and PCs if the correct driver is installed
  • For Macs, the laptop must be running an Operating System of 10.5 or higher
  • Users must be connected and logged in to the WSU network in order for laptop printing to work
  • Color printing is available in the Undergraduate Library and Medical Education Commons (Shiffman)
  • Color printing is not available for Mac laptops
  • The software is compatible with all OneCard printers on campus
  • windows Windows
  • mac Macintosh

Windows Operating System Print Drivers

Main Campus & Oakland Center

Black & White

Main Campus & Oakland Center Black and White Printing

Color

Available for pick-up in the UGL

Medical Campus

Black & White

Medical Campus Black and White Printing

Color

Medical Campus Color Printing


Windows Operating System Download and Installation Instructions

Windows XP

  1. Click on the Green link above
  2. When prompted to Run or Save the file, click Save
  3. Save the .EXE to the Desktop
  4. Find the .EXE on the Desktop and left, double-click on the icon
  5. Left click Run
  6. Left click Install
  7. Once install is complete, left click Finish
  8. Reboot your laptop

Windows Vista & Windows 7

  1. Click on the Green link above
  2. When prompted to Run or Save the file, click Save
  3. Save the .EXE to the Desktop
  4. Find the .EXE on the Desktop and right, single-click on the icon
  5. Left click Run As Administrator
  6. Left click Run
  7. Left click Install
  8. Once install is complete, left click Finish
  9. Reboot your laptop

Windows 8

  1. Click on the Green link above
  2. When prompted to Run or Save the file, click Save
  3. Save the .EXE to the Desktop
  4. Find the .EXE on the Desktop and left, double-click on the icon
  5. Left click Run As Administrator
  6. Windows protected your PC message may appear. Do not click OK. Left click on More Info
  7. Left click on Run Anyway
  8. Left click on Yes
  9. Once install is complete, left click Finish
  10. Reboot your laptop

Printing

You are now ready to print! Click print on the file or Web Page you wish to print and select the printer you want to use: WSU Wireless Black & White Printing, WSU Wireless Color Printing, Shiffman BW Printers, Shiffman Color Printer depending on your location.

Once this is done, type your name in the pop up window and retrieve your print job from any Uniprint release station by swiping your OneCard/Print Card and selecting your name from the queue.


Uninstall Instructions

Uninstalling the Pharos Software

  1. Access the Control Panel
  2. Windows XP: Click Add/Remove Programs
    Windows Vista / 7: Click Programs & Features
  3. Select Pharos from the software list
  4. Click Uninstall
  5. Follow the prompts to complete the uninstall

Deleting Printers from the Queue

  1. Access the Control Panel
  2. Windows XP: Click Printers and Faxes
    Windows Vista / 7: Click Devices and Printers
  3. Click on the Printer you wish to delete
  4. After selecting the printer:
    Windows XP: Click Delete the Printer
    Windows Vista / 7: Click Remove Device

Mac Operating System Download and Installation Instructions

Step One

  1. Go to Pharos.com
  2. Click on the Support Center tab on the top of the page
  3. Click on the Macintosh Components link on the left side of the page
  4. Download the Pharos Popup Client for Mac OS X 10.4 – 10.6
  5. Click on the Pharos 8.1.zip file from the saving location
  6. Open the Pharos 8.1 directory from the saving location
  7. Double click the Popup.dmg file within the directory
  8. Double click the Popup.pkg file within the popup window
  9. Follow the prompts, select a destination drive you want to install the software to, and click Install*
    * May be prompted to enter your credentials to complete the install

Step Two

  1. Click the Apple Icon on the top left corner of the Desktop
  2. Click on System Preferences from the list
  3. Click on the Print and Fax button in the popup window
  4. Make sure the lock icon is unlocked on the bottom left corner of the pop up window*
    * May be prompted to enter your credentials to unlock settings
  5. Click the plus (+) on the bottom left corner of the popup window
  6. Right Click (hold the Ctrl key on the keyboard while clicking) on top of the popup window
  7. Click Customize Toolbar
  8. Drag the Advanced button from the popup window to the top of Add Printer toolbar and then click Done
  9. Click the Advanced button on the Add Printer toolbar

Step Three

  1. In the Type field select: Pharos Print Server
  2. In the Device field select: Another Device
  3. and paste the following path into the URL field: popup://uniprint01.cit.wayne.edu/
    Laptop%20BW%20Q

    * The path above should fit on one line
  4. In the Name field type: Any Printer Name (e.g. WSU Printer)
  5. In the Location field type: Any Location (e.g. Wayne State University)
  6. In the Print Using field select:
    1. Select Printer Software
    2. HP Laser Jet 4000 Series or HP Laser Jet 4/5*
    * Software option depends on Operating System
  7. Click the Add button
  8. On the next window, increase the Total Memory to 36 MB or more
  9. Click Continue to complete the installation
Add Printer

Printing

You are now ready to print! Click print on the file or Web Page you wish to print and select the printer you want to use: WSU Wireless Black & White Printing, WSU Wireless Color Printing, Shiffman BW Printers, Shiffman Color Printer depending on your location.

Once this is done, type your name in the pop up window and retrieve your print job from any Uniprint release station by swiping your OneCard/Print Card and selecting your name from the queue.


Uninstall Instructions

Uninstalling the Pharos Software

  1. Click anywhere on the Desktop so that the word Finder appears to the right of the Apple Icon
  2. Click Go on the menu bar
  3. Click Go To Folder
  4. Type in the popup window:
    /Library/ApplicationSupport/Pharos/Utilities
  5. Double Click on the Uninstaller file in the popup window
  6. Click the check box next to Pharos application and click Confirm*
    * May be prompted to enter your credentials to uninstall
  7. Click Done to complete uninstall

Deleting Printers from the Queue

  1. Click the Apple Icon on the top left corner of the Desktop
  2. Click on System Preferences from the list
  3. Click on the Print and Fax button in the popup window
  4. Make sure the lock icon is unlocked on the bottom left corner of the pop up window*
    * May be prompted to enter your credentials to unlock
  5. Select the printer from the list
  6. Click the minus (-) on the bottom left corner of the popup window
  7. Click Delete Printer

Feedback

If you have comments, questions or concerns about this service, please contact Ricoh Print Solutions via E-mail


OneCard Refund Form

Patrons may request a refund for lost or bad printouts/copies that result from mechanical or network failure or equipment defect, by filling out the OneCard Refund Form found here.