How to Print

How to Print:

Print From Your Mobile Device Quickly and Easily
See how simple printing can be from a mobile device with the Mopria Print Service:
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A smartphone or tablet with the Android Operating System.

Mopria offers simple and seamless printing from current Android mobile devices to millions of certified printers and multifunction peripherals (MFPs) worldwide.
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A wireless network or a Wi-Fi Direct connection.

For printing over a wireless network, your mobile device and printer must be connected to the same network. The printer must be either wirelessly connected to the network router or with an Ethernet cable.

For printing over Wi-Fi Direct, your printer and mobile device must support Wi-Fi Direct. See FAQ for further instructions on printing over Wi-Fi Direct.
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A printer, MFP or print accessory that is Mopria-certified.

The list of printers and MFPs is growing every week; go to supported products to see the latest list of thousands of supported devices. Even if you have a printer not on the list, a printer accessory or print server may be able to add mobile printing support to your printer.
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Apps that support Android printing.

Many native Android apps support printing, including Gallery, Chrome, Gmail, Photos, Drive, Docs, Adobe Reader, Microsoft Office, and Kingsoft Office. Some apps may not support the print feature but many popular social media, news, file and web browsing and photo apps have a "Share" option allowing you to print. In such apps, under the Share menu, select Mopria Print Service.

Note: Mopria Print Service is not supported through Bluetooth connections or on cellular 3G or 4G data connections.

1
Select Your Printer
Step One
In your app, tap the menu and select Print.
NOTE: Some apps may not support the print feature but many popular social media and photo apps have a “Share” option allowing you to print. In the app, under the Share menu, select Mopria Print Service.
Step Two
The print settings menu or print preview displays. Tap All Printers.
Step Three
A list of available printers appears. Select a printer. If your printer doesn’t appear, visit Mopria Print Service FAQ.
Step Four
The print settings menu or print preview displays again with your selected printer.

  • If you do not need to change print options, tap Print to send the print job.
  • If you need to change print options, continue to the next step.
2
Change Print Settings

Print settings may vary depending on the app and printer selected. The following print options may display:

Number of Copies
In the print settings menu, tap the Number of copies, and then enter the number of copies you want.
Paper Size
In the print settings menu, tap Paper size, then select the paper size option from the menu.
Orientation
In the print settings menu, tap Orientation, then select the option you prefer.
Page Range
In the print settings menu, tap Pages, and then select the page range that you want to print.
Color Mode
In the print settings menu, tap Color, then select the option you prefer.
Other
Additional features such as accounting, advanced punching, duplexing, folding, media type, pin printing, print resolution, stapling and user authorization are also supported.
3
Print

Tap the print icon to print

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