IPP with windows and OS X

Windows 2000/XP/2003

Start -> Settings -> Printer

-> Add printer -> Network printer

-> Connect to a printer on the Internet or on your intranet




in the field 'URL'.


Windows 7

Activate the internet printing service. 

Start -> Control Panel -> Programs and Features

-> Turn Windows features on or off 

-> Print and Document Services -> Internet Printing Client

then configure the printer itself

Start -> Devices and Printers

-> Add a network printer

Enter the URL http://printhost.informatik.uni-kiel.de:631/printers/<printername> .


Windows 2008

Activate the internet printing service. 

Start -> Administrative Tools -> Server Manage

-> Features -> Add features -> Internet Printing client

Then restart. Next configure the printer itself.

Start -> Control Panel -> Printer

-> Add Printer

Enter the URL  http://printhost.informatik.uni-kiel.de:631/printers/<printername>


From the Apple Menu, choose system preferences -> Print

Underneath the list of available printers, click on the plus sign to add another printer.


Address: printhost.informatik.uni-kiel.de

Protocol: IPP

Queue: /printers/<printername>