To add a printer in Student Desktop/Staff Desktop:

  1. Log in to your Student Desktop/Staff Desktop.
  2. Hold the Windows and R keys down together to bring up the Run command.
  3. Type \\ (or \\ if you are on the Christchurch campus) into the open field, then press Enter.

    File Explorer showing available printers

  4. Find your printer and double-click on its name to install it:

    Student black & white printing Student-BW
    Student colour printing Student-Colour
    Postgraduate printing UO Budget Print DN
    Staff black & white printing UO Print DN B&W
    Staff colour printing UO Print DN Colour

If your printer does not install, please contact your local IT support staff or AskOtago IT who will arrange to get the printer enabled for you:

Tel +64 3 479 7000 or 0800 80 80 98

Last updated 23/02/2021 11.39 AM

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