The department maintains several printers located in the CIT.
- Department etiquette dictates that large printouts be queued early in the morning or late at night, unless it's an urgent need
- Please read the Printer Use Policy to ensure you are making appropriate use of the department printers.
- See the printing page for information how to print from Linux, Windows, and Mac
NOTE: Printing and printer installs over Wi-Fi must be done while connected to our . For instructions on setting up vpn access, please see our .
The CS print server, printhost.cs.brown.edu, has the following printer queue names:
|BW1||HP LaserJet 600 M603||143 - Sunlab||Double-sided B&W: Paper|
|BW2||HP LaserJet P3015||271 - TA room||Double-sided B&W: Paper, Letterhead|
|BW2-205||HP LaserJet M604||205||Double-sided B&W: Paper|
|BW3||HP LaserJet M604||350 - hallway||Double-sided B&W: Paper|
|BW4||HP LaserJet Enterprise M608||480 - copy room||Double-sided B&W: Paper|
|BW5||HP LaserJet P4015||548||Double-sided B&W: Paper, Letterhead|
|C3||HP Color LaserJet CP4025||350 - hallway||Double-sided Color: Paper|
|C4||HP Color LaserJet CP4025||480 - copy room||Double-sided Color: Paper|
|C4HQ||HP Color LaserJet 4700||475||Double-sided Color: Paper|
|CLF4HQ||HP Color DesignJet Z5200||475||Single-sided Color: Coated Paper Roll|
|C5||HP Color LaserJet CP4025||548||Double-sided Color: Paper|
|CCMB-C2-243||HP Color LaserJet MFP M476dn||243||Double-sided Color: Paper|
|CCMB-C2-247||HP Color LaserJet MFP M476dw||247||Double-sided Color: Paper|
|SciLi-BW||HP LaserJet 600 - M601||SciLi 802||Double-sided B&W: Paper|
- The B&W Laserjets are 24 page-per-minute high quality printers. They are also duplex' printers, providing two-sided printing.
- The names in the first column are valid names for use with the -P option to the printer commands lpr(1), lpq(1), and lprm(1).
- Wi-Fi printing should be done over vpn. For instructions on setting up vpn check out this page.
The clf4hq print queue is a restricted print queue for faculty and graduate students only. The clf4hq printer is a large format printer capable of printing 42" width image.