How do I add printers to a Windows on-domain computer?

To add a printer to on-domain Windows computers, please follow the instructions below.

  1. Press the Windows key and type: \\print.mtu.edu.
  2. Press Enter. You should now see a File Explorer window open.
  3. Scroll through the selected printers and find the one you wish to add.
  4. Double click on the printer icon. This will start the driver installation process.
  5. When the installation windows disappear, you will see the queue window.
  6. Repeat for any additional printers.

Note: If you are already sure of the printer queue name you wish to add, doing the following will save you time:

  1. Press the Windows key. Type the following: \\print.mtu.edu\husky-bw. (Here husky-bw is an example. Change this to whatever printer queue name you require.)
  2. Press Enter. This will start the driver installation process.
  3. When the installation windows disappear, you will see the queue window.
  4. Repeat for additional printers.

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