OSU-Tulsa Wireless Printing

Apple OSX


You must be on campus and connected to the OSU_Secure wireless network to successfully complete this process. Please ensure you are connected to the OSU_Secure wireless network before beginning the installation. After installation, you must be connected to the OSU_Secure wireless network in order to print.

Step 1. Install Papercut

In order to print the PaperCut interface must be running on your computer. If PaperCut is not running, your print jobs will be automatically deleted.

To install Papercut click here.

Double click the script client-local-install.app

If you are prompted with the following message click Open

If Security Settings are not allowing PCClient to Install:

  1. Open System Preferences
  2. Click Security & Privacy
  3. Under Allow Apps downloaded from: click Open PCClient Anyway

Click Yes to install PCClient

After you install Papercut you will be prompted to log in. Enter your OKEY username and password.

NOTE: When you print something, you may be asked to enter a username and password. For the printer, you can just enter guest. Do NOT add this to Keychain since your password changes every 120 days.

Step 2. Install Printer Drivers

To install the Dell 3465dn driver click here

For the Dell 5460dn click here

For the Dell 7765dn click here

When you click either link above a folder will show. Double click the .dmg located with in it. This will launch the driver installation package. Double click it to install the driver.

When asked to login, guest should be displayed. Click Connect.

Step 3. Setup Printers

Open System Preferences and select Printers & Scanners

Click the + button to add a new printer

Select the Advanced option

If Advanced is not an option when adding printers:

  1. Right click on the grey area at the top of the Add window
  2. Click Customize Toolbar...
  3. Click and drag the Advanced icon into the Add printers toolbar
  4. Click Done

Select Windows printer via spoolss as the printer type

Type in the URL for the printer and give the printer a name.

Select Choose a Driver... then click Select Software.... Find the correct driver for the model of printer you are installing. Select it then click OK.

Click Add then OK

Be sure to give the printer a name so you know where it is located


Check your Wi-Fi connection

  1. Click the Wi-Fi menu iconand select your OSU_Secure network from the list of available networks
  2. When prompted enter your OKEY email address and password
  3. Check "Remember this network" to have your Mac automatically join the OSU_Secure network

Mac is unable to print wirelessly

  1. Click Go on the top menu
  2. Click Utilities
  3. Scroll down and open Keychain Access
  4. On the left hand side click Login
  5. In the center, look for this keychain associated with one of these wireless printers, it will have the same name you named it.
  6. Click on the printer keychain to select it
  7. Click Edit
  8. Click Delete
  9. Click Delete when prompted

  10. If this does not solve the issue you may need to delete the printer and re-add it.

If at anytime during this process you need assistance please feel free to call the Help Desk at 918-594-8200 or email us at tulsa.helpdesk@okstate.edu. We are always happy to help!

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