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it:printing [2012/05/19 14:16]
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it:printing [2015/02/24 16:23] (current)
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 ===== Printing ====== ===== Printing ======
  
-AOS has two public ​printers+AOS has one departmental ​printers**penguin**, ​controlled via a centralized print server.
-  ​Jet +
-  ​Rainbow +
-Each is controlled via a centralized print server.+
  
-McGill'​s uPrint system is also available on all Linux systems.+McGill'​s uPrint system is also available on all Linux systems. ​More information on McGill'​s uPrint system can be found on the [[http://​kb.mcgill.ca/​kb/​article?​ArticleId=1348&​source=Article&​c=12&​cid=2|IT Knowledgebase]]
  
  
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 ===== AOS Printer Information ===== ===== AOS Printer Information =====
  
-==== Jet ==== +==== Penguin ​==== 
-Jet is a Hewlett-Packard Laserjet ​4250DTN ​black and white laser printer. It is capable of duplex printing and can be found in room 811 on the Southern wall. **Using this printer is free*+Penguin ​is a Hewlett-Packard Laserjet ​603DN black and white laser printer. It is capable of duplex printing and can be found in room 811 on the Southern wall. **Using this printer is free**.
- +
-==== Rainbow ==== +
-Rainbow is a Hewlett Packard Laserjet 4700 colour laser printer. It is capable of duplex printing and can be found in room 811 in frount of the Southern wall. **Using this printer costs money charged to your supervisor**. +
- +
- +
-===== Quota Information ===== +
-Printing quotas are based on the actual costs of the toner and paper used for each printer. Here are the prices of each item (all applicable taxes are included):​ +
-  * Paper (500 sheets): $3.01. $0.007 per sheet. +
-  * Black Toner for Jet (prints 500 pages): $66.09, $0.013/​page. +
-  * Black Toner for Rainbow (prints 11000 pages): $242.85, $0.022/​page. +
-  * Color Toner for Rainbow (prints 10000 pages): $344.13, $0.103/page (all 3 color toners are used per page). +
-Note that the constants listed here, such as number of pages per toner, are based on average average/​theoretical cases supplied by the hardware vendor. These will likely ​    ​change in the future based on recorded usage in AOS. +
- +
-The quotas per printer are calculated on these costs: +
-^ Queue Name      ^ Total Cost per page         ^ Quota Charge per page ^ +
-| AOS-Jet-NoDuplex ​ | 0.02 | 0.0((Costs for Ice and Jet are paid for by the Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences.)) | +
-| AOS-Jet-Duplex ​ | 0.0165 | 0.0((Costs for Ice and Jet are paid for by the Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences.)) | +
-| AOS-Rainbow-NoDuplex Colour Page | 0.12 | 0.12 | +
-| AOS-Rainbow-NoDuplex BW Page  | 0.03 | 0.03 | +
-| AOS-Rainbow-Duplex Colour Page | 0.11 | 0.11 | +
-| AOS-Rainbow-Duplex BW Page | 0.02 | 0.02 | +
- +
-**Please Note** printing to Jet is the preferred method of printing black and white text. Your supervisor is charged if you print to Rainbow. +
- +
-**Note:** If you run out of quota, please see your supervisor. He/she will contact me to add more quota for your group.+
  
 ===== Setup Printers ===== ===== Setup Printers =====
  
 ==== Setup Printers on Linux ==== ==== Setup Printers on Linux ====
-No configuration should be necessary. Simply issue **File** -> **Print** and the list of printers should show themselves. Please note that the correct printers start with ** AOS**. If you do not see any printers please contact me at <sysadmin@meteo.mcgill.ca>​.+No configuration should be necessary. Simply issue **File** -> **Print** and the list of printers should show themselves. If you do not see any printers please contact me at <itsupport@meteo.mcgill.ca>​.
  
 For printing to McGill'​s uPrint system, you may: For printing to McGill'​s uPrint system, you may:
 <​code>​lpr –U [McGill Short Username] -P [printername] [filename]</​code>​ <​code>​lpr –U [McGill Short Username] -P [printername] [filename]</​code>​
 +
 +:!: **Please see:**
 +  * [[http://​kb.mcgill.ca/​kb/​article?​ArticleId=1025&​source=Article&​c=12&​cid=2|This article]] in the McGill IT Knowledgebase for details on your McGill Short Username
 +  * [[http://​kb.mcgill.ca/​kb/​article?​ArticleId=1348&​source=Article&​c=12&​cid=2|This article]] in the McGill IT Knowledgebase for details on McGill'​s uPrint system
  
  
 ==== Setup Printers on MacOSX ==== ==== Setup Printers on MacOSX ====
  
-This deserves its own page. Please view the [[Printing From OS X]] page.+This deserves its own page. Please view the [[IT:Printing From OS X]] page.
  
 ==== Setup Printers on Windows ==== ==== Setup Printers on Windows ====
-This deserves its own page. Please view the [[Printing From Windows]] page. +This deserves its own page. Please view the [[IT:Printing From Windows]] page.
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