Print Using MobilePrint

Overview

This post details how use MobilePrint and register your email(s) to use Mobile Print online from your computer or mobile device.

Requirements

Contents

Print Using MobilePrint

Register Your Email Address

  1. Swipe your PantherCard at a PantherPrint lab workstation; you do not need to print a document, only swipe your card. This step only needs to be done once and your campus email will be registered in the MobilePrint system.


Print Using Your Email

If you are off campus, be sure you have Georgia State’s VPN installed and activated
  1. If this is your first time printing using your email, you will first need to register your email address with our MobilePrint system.
  2. When you are ready to print, open an email that is registered with our campus printing.
  3. Compose a new message to mobileprint@gsu.edu. This will print your document in black and white.
  4. Attach the file you want printed. If desired, you can paste your document’s text into the body of the email instead, and the system will ready it as a print job. Otherwise, leave the body of the email blank.
  5. Click Send.
  6. You document is now waiting to be printed at any lab printing station on campus, and will remain queued in the system for up to 90 minutes. When you get to the lab printing station, follow the steps above, beginning from step 2 to print your document.


Print Using Your Internet Browser

  1. Go to mobileprint.gsu.edu.
  2. Log in with your CampusID and password
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  3. On the Pharos Web Release page, you will see any current print job queued to your account, including those sent by email, or submitted from a lab computer.
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  4. To upload a document fro printing, click Upload a Document and select Choose File.
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  5. After you have selected the file you wish to print, click the refresh button.
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  6. Select the printer closest to you. If you need help determining the printer near you, ask one of the printing assistants at the lab help desks.
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  7. Select the options for your print job if you want to change the defaults, including:
    1. Print in color or black and white (default is black and white)
    2. Change from double-sided printing to single sided (default is double sided)
    3. Select whether you want to print one document page per side of paper, or two document pages per side (default is one)
    4. Select how many copies of the document you wish to print (default is one)
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  8. Please be aware that when you click print, your job will print immediately from your selected printer, without having to release the job from the Pharos print station. When you are near the printer, and ready to pick up your document, click Print.
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Help

If you have questions or technical issues, contact the IS&T Help Center at help@gsu.edu or 404-413-HELP (404-413-4357).

 
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