Wireless Printing

Wireless Printing at the Alameda Free Library

 With our new MobilePrint Service™, you can use your personal computer or mobile device to print to the library’s printers from anywhere. Simply submit documents for printing and come to the library to release and pick up your document.

 

Print from a laptop or desktop computer at the library, from home or from work:

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  • Begin by visiting the printer link of the branch you are located at
  • Select the printer and enter your email address.
  • Browse your computer to find and select the file you wish to print.
  • Click the green print icon [or forward button, depending on how system is configured]. You will see the status of your print job and a reference number.
  • At the Print Release Station in the library, select your print job.
  • Enter the email address you supplied and select your print job.

Your print job will be printed!

 

 How to print from tablet or smartphone app: 

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  • Visit your device’s ‘store’ for apps, install and launch the PrinterOn App (links above).
  • Click “No printer selected”.
  • click 'Location' at the bottom of the app
  • Find the library/printer you would like to pick up your print at.
  • Click “Search”. Search for your location/library. 
  • Find AFL Alameda Free Library and select the printer you want to print at.
  • To print:
    • Documents: when viewing the document, click in the upper right corner and upload the document to the PrinterOn App.
    • Photos from your phone: open the app, click on “photo” and select a photo to print.
    • Select the printer and click the print icon.
    • Enter an email address and click on the check mark (you will receive a notice that the job started, and shortly after another message stating “Job Success”).
    • At the Print Release Station in the library, select “Release a Print Job”.
    • Enter the email address you supplied and select your print job.

 

Your print job will be printed!

 

 How to use email to send something directly to the library print system: 

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Your print job will be printed!