Print with an iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch

Benefits

Wirelessly print photos, email, web pages, and documents using the AirPrint feature available with your iPhone, iPad or iPod – without installing any driver.

Solution

Before you can print anything, it’s must to connect the iOS device to the wireless network that your printer machine is connected to. Given below are three practical means of doing so:

  • Ad-hoc mode

Connect your mobile device to your printer machine without a wireless access point/router.

Print with an iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch

  1. Mobile device
  2. Wireless network machine (your printer machine)
  • Infrastructure mode

Connect your mobile device to your printer machine through a wireless access point/router.

  1. When the printer machine is connected to the wireless access point/router using the machine’s wireless feature:
    Print with an iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch

    1. Mobile device
    2. Wireless access point/router
    3. Wireless network machine (your printer machine)
  2. When the printer machine is connected to the wireless access point/router using a network cable:
    Print with an iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch

    1. Mobile device
    2. Wireless access point/router 3 Network cable
    3. Wired or wireless network machine (your printer machine)
  • Wi-Fi Direct mode (available with selected printer models)

Connect your mobile device to your printer machine using Wi-Fi Direct. Wi-Fi Direct allows you to configure a secured wireless network between your printer machine and a mobile device without using an access point.

Print with an iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch

  1. Mobile device
  2. Your printer machine

Now follow the step-by-step instructions as given below to get a print-out:

  • Make sure your printer is turned on.

  • Open the document that you want to print.

  • Tap Print with an iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch.

  • Tap “Print”.

  • Make sure your printer machine is selected.
    If a different machine is selected or if no printer is selected, tap the displayed printer name or Select Printer.

  • A list of available machines will be displayed. Tap your machine.

  • Select any available options, such as the number of pages to print, duplex printing (if supported by your machine).

  • Tap “Print”.