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Mac OS X Lion Files & Printing

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How to Create a Lion Server Printer Pool

In a situation when a printer is heavily used, you may want share the load by grouping two or more printers in a pool on Lion Server. A printer pool is basically a queue that contains multiple printers [more…]

How to Restrict Printer Access Using Lion Server System Preferences

By default in Lion Server, all users on your network can use a printer once it has been set up to share. You can restrict access to certain users and groups by using System Preferences. There are other [more…]

How to Restrict Printer Access Using Lion Server CUPS Web Interface

When you first share a printer in Lion Server, all users on your local network can use it by default. You can restrict access to certain users and groups by using System Preferences or by using the Common [more…]

How to Restrict Printer Access Using Lion Server Workgroup Manager

When you share a printer in Lion Server, all users can use it by default. Usually, you would use either System Preferences or by using the Common Unix Printing System [more…]

How to Manage Printers and Jobs Using Lion Server System Preferences

Designating a printer to share automatically creates a print queue on the Lion Server Mac you’re configuring. This is true even for network printers. The queue stores users’ documents waiting to be printed [more…]

How to Set Up RSS to Monitor Print Servers Using Lion Server CUPS

Using Common Unix Printing System (CUPS) for Lion Server, you can set up Really Simple Syndication (RSS) feeds for individual printers, printer pools, or all your printers. When something happens to the [more…]

How to Manage Printers and Print Jobs Using Lion Server CUPS

With multiple printers shared on the network, you can use Lion Server’s CUPS web interface to manage print jobs and printers. Print pools (classes) are treated exactly like printers. [more…]

How to Add a Lion Server Print Queue to a Mac OS X Client

Macs have always been good at printing, with easy setup and few printing errors. Today, you connect to network printers in System Preferences, in the Print & Scan pane [more…]

How to Set Up a Lion Server Print Queue on Windows Clients

You can add print queues on your Lion Server to your Windows clients using either Bonjour Services for Windows or the Add Printer Wizard in Windows.

The best thing you can do for the Windows clients that [more…]

How to Access Lion Server’s Print Engine from a Browser

Common Unix Printing System (CUPS) is actually the print engine in Mac OS X Lion Server. Apple adopted CUPS soon after it was created as a print system for Linux. Apple became a major developer and, in [more…]

Printer Types Supported by Lion Server

Lion Server allows you to set up a shared print queue for any printer and Lion Server works with hundreds of new and old printer models. Here are the printer types that Mac OS X Server supports: [more…]

Client Print Protocols Supported by Lion Server

You can set up a shared print queue for any printer in Lion Server and the print service in Mac OS X Server can communicate with user client computers with one of three network printing protocols. You [more…]

Lion Server’s Print Management Software

Mac OS X Lion Server provides two choices of software that you can use to start and manage network printer sharing. The simpler and easier of the two is System Preferences, and it may be all that you need [more…]

How to Set Up Printers for Lion Server Print Sharing

Before you configure print services in Mac OS X Lion Server, make sure that your printers are connected to the network or plugged into the server. You also need to set up and configure your printers according [more…]

How to Move Files from Windows to Mac OS X Lion

Mac OS X Lion comes with a tool called Migration Assistant to help you move files from your Windows PC to your Mac. Migration Assistant has some requirements and limitations, however: [more…]

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