Siebel Center Printers, Copiers, Scanners, Plotters (Poster printer)

Instructions for printing, copying, and scanning in the Siebel Center.

Printing

Individual queue names for using options on the shared departmental printers (such as double-sided ) are no longer supported.  There is only one printer name per printer and you will need to select the features that you want to use on your computer when you send the print job.

List of available printers and copiers.
 Location  Queue Names
 Model  Use  Notes
 2203 SC  siebl-2203-copier  RICOH IM 5000  General Use  stacker, stapler, hole-punch
 3203 SC  siebl-3203-copier  Xerox Versalink B615  General Use  stacker, stapler, hole-punch
 3203 SC  siebl-3203-printer  Xerox phaser 5550  General Use  Retiring Soon
 3323 SC  siebl-3323-copier  Xerox Versalink B615  General Use  stacker, stapler, hole-punch
 3323 SC  siebl-3323-printer  Xerox phaser 5550  General Use  Retiring Soon
 4203 SC  siebl-4203-copier RICOH IM 5000  General Use  stacker, stapler, hole-punch
 4323 SC  siebl-4323-copier RICOH IM 5000  General Use  stacker, stapler, hole-punch

Networking and printing

In order to print, from a personal machine you must be able to make a connection to the print server.

When prompted for a username and password, supply your username in the form uofi\NetID and use your Active Directory password.

Printing from Windows

Mac set-up for RICOH IM 5000 Copiers (Updated - New)

Here is the driver link for the RICOH IM 5000 Drivers.  Download the DMG file and install it on your system.

You may also set that printer to be your default printer by selecting it from the drop-down menu on the Print & Fax page in System Preferences.

Alternatively, you can print using Webprint in https://papercut.ics.illinois.edu.

Printing from Unix/Linux

PPD Files: RICOH IM 5000  Xerox Versalink B615  Xerox Phaser 5550 

Manually adding a RICOH IM 5000 to Ubuntu

Manually adding the print queue for self managed machines 

sudo -i

Ubuntu - apt install cups

Redhat/Cent/Fedora - dnf install cups

systemctl enable cups

systemctl start cups

ls -l /etc/cups/ppd

For RICOH IM 5000 Copiers

wget -O /etc/cups/ppd/Ricoh-IM_5000-Postscript-Ricoh.ppd https://answers.uillinois.edu/images/group356/shared/Ricoh-IM_5000-Postscript-Ricoh.ppd

For Xerox Versalink B615

wget -O /etc/cups/ppd/xrxb615.ppd https://answers.uillinois.edu/images/group356/shared/xrxb615.ppd

For Xerox Phaser 5550

wget -O /etc/cups/ppd/xr5550dt.ppd https://answers.uillinois.edu/images/group356/shared/xr5550dt.ppd

lpadmin -p Siebl-2203-copier -E -v socket://siebl-2203-copier.cs.illinois.edu -P /etc/cups/ppd/Ricoh-IM_5000-Postscript-Ricoh.ppd

lpstat -v

exit

Poster Printing

The Computer Science department owns and funds a large format printer for printing posters for research conferences and other CS department events. If you would like to have a poster printed, you need to submit a request and the Engineering IT Help Desk will print it for you. How to submit a poster printing request:

  1. Go to https://go.illinois.edu/posterprint/
  2. Fill in the form (Name, Net ID, Department, Poster Size)
  3. Attach a .pdf file of the poster
  4. Submit the form and wait for the Engineering IT Help Desk to notify you when the request is processed (Please allow at least 1 business day for the request to be processed)
  5. Pick up poster at the Siebel Center Help Desk at 2302

Some additional information:

Copying

There are copiers in the service rooms 2203, 3203, 3323, 4203, 4323 Siebel Center for Computer Science. A PIN number is needed to use the copiers. If you have a staff, faculty, or graduate student appointment with the CS department, you will be assigned a PIN number to use with the copiers located in Siebel Center 3203 and 3323.  This PIN number can be retrieved by contacting the EngrIT helpdesk located in Siebel 2302.

Scanning

The copiers in the service rooms 2203, 3203, 3323, 4203, 4323 Siebel Center for Computer Science have scan to email capability and are available to CS faculty, staff, and students.