Windows 8 Wireless Printer Setup

How to set up the wireless printer for Windows 8 PCs.

  1. Click on the Windows wireless icon Windows 8 Wireless icon (at the bottom right corner of the screen) and select the eduroam wireless network, and then click Connect.
  2. Swipe in from the right edge of the screen, and then tap the Search Windows 8 Start Icon icon.
  3. Type “devices and printers” in the search bar and select settings underneath the search bar.
  4. Click on “View Devices and printers”
  5. On the left and on the top left corner of the new window click on “Add a Printer.”
  6. From the window that appears click on click on “The printer that I want isn’t listed” and wait for a set of options to appear.
  7. Click on Select a shared printer by name and then type: \\\liblpprint3 (or \\\liblpcolor1 for the color printer)
  8. Select Next. (If you receive a message regarding the installation of printer drivers then click Install Driver.), select Next, again, and then click Finish.

To find your computer IP address:

Open your Internet browser and go to Your IP address will appear at the top of the page as a series of numbers. (Ex.