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Armory Color Printer Windows

Step 1: If you are using Windows 7 or 8 you will need to set your local security options. This is a little complex. We can help you with this part if needed. Laptop Program Students, and Windows 10 Users – skip to Step 2.

  1. Open the Control Panel and select “System and Security”. Click on “Administrative Tools”.
  2. Double-click “Local Security Policy” and choose “Local Policies”.
  3. Click the arrow next to “Local Policy” and select “Security Options” from the list.
  4. In the right panel, double-click “Network Security: LAN Manager Authentication Level”.
  5. Use the pull-down menu to select “Send NTLMv2 response only. Refuse LM & NTLM”.
  6. Click OK, and close out of the policy editor.

Step 2: Download & Install the PaperCut Client:
(if you already have the PaperCut client installed, skip to Step 3.)

  1. Open Windows Explorer. The easiest way to do this is to open “My Computer”.
  2. Enter \\papercut.its.iastate.edu\PCClient\ in the location bar and press Enter.
  3. In the Windows Security window:
    • In the User name field, enter: Net-Id@iastate.edu
    • In the Password field, enter: the Net-Id’s password
    • Check the option “Remember my credentials”.
    • Click on OK to continue.
  4. Download and install the PaperCut client software.
  5. Start the PaperCut MF Client software. Use your Net-ID and password to log in if login is not automatic.

Step 3: Add the Printer:

  1. Connect to the printer in Windows:
    • In the Control Panel, go to “View Devices and Printers”.
    • Click the “Add Printer” button near the top of the window.
    • Click “The Printer I want isn’t listed” and click Next.
    • In the field labeled “Select a shared printer by name” enter:
      \\dsnprinters01.design.iastate.edu\DSN-Armory-Color-HPM855xh
      click the “Next” button
    • When you are prompted for your name and password, enter IASTATE\yournetid, and your password. Click the box next to “Save my credentials” and click OK.
    • The printer drivers will be automatically downloaded, and your printer will be created.

Please read this document for information about printing to PaperCut Printers