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PAWPrints is Brown's printing service. All undergrads are allocated $30 worth of free printing per academic year (a single page costs about $0.07). It is possible to print to PAWPrints from your Linux system.

In Ubuntu

New Printer dialog in Ubuntu 10.04

  1. Open the Add Print dialog (choose System → Administration → Printing, followed by Printer → Add Printer)
    • On some versions of Ubuntu you need to run the command system-config-printer and then click on Add.
  2. Select "Network Printer" and choose "LPD/LPR Host or Printer"
  3. Enter the following and then click "Forward" (see screenshot):
    • Host: (where username is your Brown username)
    • Queue: PAWPrints
  4. Choose the HP Laserjet 9000 Series driver
  5. On the final screen, check the "Duplex Unit Installed" box


Add a printer:

  • Device: LPD/LPR Host or Printer
  • Device URI: lpd:// (where username is your Brown username)
  • Driver: HP Laserjet 9000 Series

After adding the printer, go to "Set Printer Options" and set Duplex unit to "Installed."

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