Print to Public Printers from Your Windows Computer

Anyone with a non-guest Kenyon network account may print to Kenyon's public printers by using public lab computers or by connecting to the printers directly from their personal computers. These instructions detail how to connect a Windows PC computer to Kenyon's public printers.

Once you add the public print queue, you might want to change your printing settings; see the links following the instructions for additional configuration options.

Note: These instructions are for adding the public print queue. For instructions on adding the queue for a departmental printer on your Windows PC, click here.

Mapping the Public Printer Queue: Windows

  1. Ensure that you have an active network connection before you begin.
  2. In the bottom left corner of the screen, click the Start Menu.
  3. Type \\colorado.kenyon.edu\publicprint (a text box will automatically appear.) Then click Enter.
  4. If the Connect to... window appears, type kenyon\yourusername in the Username box and your network password in the Password box. Click OK.

Change Your Print Settings

Select color or black-and-white printing

Select single- or double-sided printing

If you need additional assistance, please call Helpline at 1-740-427-5700.