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How To Manually Add A Printer

Have you bought a new office printer and you don't know how to connect it to your PC? Here are a few simple steps you can follow: 

For Windows: 

  • Open Control Panel > click on Devices and Printers
  • Click Add Printer and select the printer name if the printer shows on the scan result otherwise click “The printer that I want isn’t listed” then click on Next
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  • Choose Add a printer using a TCP/IP address or host
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  • Input the IP address of the printer then click Next. The printer driver will automatically install. If not, get the printer brand and model then look the driver installer online.
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For Mac:

  • Click Apple icon then System Preferences
  • Click Printers & Scanners
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  • Click + icon
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  • Click IP on the top icon then type the printer IP and make sure to choose the correct printer driver aligned Use and click Add. 
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