Setting up a Network Printer in Mac OS X
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I need to change some printers from Under the "Printer Setup If I have to log into 24 Macs and delete three print queues and re-add three new print queues with the new IP address I know this probably isn't the best way to go about asking for assistance, but I've just about had enough of dealing with the Mac's rather poor support from a system administrator's perspective. I've tried my best to work around various issues, but not being able to change a print queue's IP address is going to be the last straw if it turns out you can't edit it More Less. Helpful answers Drop Down menu.
Open your browser and type http: You will see a page with each printer queue listed.
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You will have to authenticate as an administrator of the Mac which I guess you are. Click Continue until you get back to the Printers page. That way if there is ever a need to change the address on your printers, you will never need to change the driver on the client View answer in context. Loading page content.
Thanks for replying despite the fact that I seem to have vented my spleen all over this forum post today; Macs seem to delight me one minute and utterly turn me off the next Reply Helpful Thread reply - more options Link to this Post. Mac OS X Speciality level out of ten: You can email him at: The place to learn about your Mac. Tips and tutorials for novices and experts.
Last updated: If you own a MacBook, you may want to create a new network location.
Connect your Apple Computer to Wireless Printer (via IP or Hostname)
This will allow you to use the static IP address for certain networks and not others. From the Apple menu, select System Preferences. Select Network. The window shown below appears.
From the sidebar, select an active network interface. In this example, I'm connected to a wireless network, so I'll select Wi-Fi. Make a note of the current IP address assigned to your Mac. You'll need to select a new IP address from within the private IP address range listed.
More on that in a minute. Click Advanced. From the Configure IPv4 menu, select Manually.