Installing poster printers on the MWS

  • To install specialised printers in PC Teaching Centres click on the icon Specialist printers on the desktop. Choose the required printer.
  • Staff and Research Postgraduates can also install specialised printers via Install University Applications | Printers | Specialist Printers.

Alternatively if you are using an MWS PC which is not in a Teaching Centre you can install the poster printers using the following instructions:

Windows 7

  • Click start button,
  • Type \\print5
  • Press Enter

The following window will open:


  • Double click on the printer you wish to use
  • The printer should install in less than a minute
  • Do not set this printer as your default