Apple launches printing technology for iPad
According to sources quoted liputan6, AirPrint is one of the latest features of the iPad that allows to print documents via the Apple device. With the existence of this device, the printing job no longer need to go through the computer. In addition, users can also use the service for a web page, email, and any directly from the iPad.
According to the narrative of Apple, although the document can be directly printed from the iPad, but to date, the printer can be connected to the network the iPad is still limited. Apple also explains many of the existing printer that supports AirPrint only just Epson, Canon and HP.
Meanwhile, for how to connect the iPad to a printer by using a WiFi network connection. Select a document or whatever you want to print, click the “Share” in the upper right corner, then click on “Print”. The printer name will appear immediately.
In addition to AirPrint, you can print using other applications, such as Printopia and Cloud.
If you do not have a printer that supports AirPrint, you can try using software or cloud which one of them is Printopia. This software can be installed for free or paid about US $ 20.
Here, you simply install the software on MacOS and connect using WiFi to print documents. In this case, MacOS function as an intermediary files from iPad to a printer. In other words, you do not need to install its software on the iPad.
In addition, for those of you who are familiar with Android, Google Cloud Print can be selected. Your document can be printed using non-AirPrint printer using sharing via your Mac or PC. You can also adjust the settings in the Chrome browser.
1. Open Google Chrome on your PC or Mac
2. Click the small dot in the upper right corner and click the “Settings” menu
3. Next, scroll down and click on “Show Advanced Settings”
4. Scroll down to find Google Cloud Print menu, click “Manage”
5. If your printer does not have connectivity features, select the “Classic printers” to connect to a computer
6. Select the “Add Printer”, tick the printer you want to add
7. Click the “Add Printer”
The message “Thanks, you’re ready to go!”, Your document will be printed. For the record, the above tips can also work on the iPhone.
source : tekno.liputan6.com