Tiger Print

TigerPrint

Tiger Print allows Auburn University students the option to print to an OIT managed lab printer from anywhere. Tiger Print is available both as a web interface application and as an installable application for your Windows, Mac, or Linux computer.

 

Web Interface

Login

To use the Tiger Print web interface, visit http://tigerprint.auburn.edu/user.

Log in using your Auburn Username and Password.

Login

Summary

As the name implies, the Summary screen shows a summary of your activity in Tiger Print. This summary includes the balance from the print jobs you have accumulated, the total print jobs submitted, and the total pages printed.

Summary

Web Print - Preparing a Print Job

To print a document, click the "Submit a Job" link.

Next, select the printer where you want to pick up your print job and press the "Print Options and Account Selection" button.

Selecting a Printer

On the Options screen, enter the number of copies and press the "Upload Document" button.

Number of Copies

On the Upload screen, press the "Choose File" button to select your file (PDF or TXT).

Choose File

You will now see your file listed. Next, press the "Upload & Complete" button.

File Chosen

You can now watch the progress.

NOTE: A job isn't sent to the printer until you go the the "Jobs Pending Release" screen and release it.

Job Successfully Submitted

Job Rendering

Releasing a Job to the Printer

Print jobs are not sent to the printer until you tell them to. From the sidebar, select "Jobs Pending Release". When you're ready for the job to go to the printer click the "print" link on the right side of the screen.

Job In Release Queue

Job Released

Print Job History

To view the list of all your previous print jobs, select "Transaction History" or "Recent Print Jobs."

History of Print Jobs

Software Client Installation

Macs

The following information will guide you through the process of installing the Tiger Print client.

  1. Log in to AU Install (www.auburn.edu/download).
  2. Select Tiger Print in the list of software downloads and click the Mac link.

  3. Navigate to your Downloads folder and open tigerprint_client.dmg.
  4. Now double-click client-local-install.app.


  5. Select open if prompted.


  6. When prompted with Install PCClient into the Applications Folder? Select Yes.


  7. Enter your Auburn UserID and Password into the Tiger Print Application.


  8. Finally you will see the Tiger Print Client running in the top left corner of your screen. If you get prompted that "the publisher could not be verified," just press the "Run" button.

The following information will guide you through the process of installing the Tiger Print client.

  1. Open System Preferences which may be located in the Dock or the Applications Folder.

    System Preferences
  2. Select Print & Scan from the Hardware Section.

    Print & Scan
  3. From the Print & Scan screen select the + symbol in the lower left of the page.


  4. From the + menu select "Add Other Printer or Scanner..."


  5. Within the Add Printer Screen select "IP."

    For Protocol choose "Line Printer Daemon – LPD."

    Enter "auprint.auburn.edu" in the "Address:" Field.

    For Queue enter the printer name you would like to print to.

    Next, in the printer name field, enter a name that you would associate with the printer.

    Finally, select Add at the bottom of the window.


  6. Select "OK" at the bottom of the next window.


  7. You are now ready to print to the newly installed printer.

  8. When you first attempt to print a file you will be presented with a pop-up window asking for credentials.


  9. Enter your credentials and select from the drop down box how long you would like for the client
    to remember your information.





  10. You will then be notified that the print job has been sent to the printer.

    Print job sent to printer

Windows

The following information will guide you through the process of installing the Tiger Print client.

  1. Log in to AU Install (www.auburn.edu/download).
  2. Select Tiger Print in the list of software downloads and click the Windows link.
  3. Run the executable file you downloaded.
  4. If you get prompted that "the publisher could not be verified," just press the "Run" button.

    The publisher could not be verified.

  5. Press the "Next >" button and continue with the installation.

    Welcome to the Tiger Print Client Setup Wizard
  6. Use the default folder location and click the Next button to continue.

    Select Installation Folder
  7. Click the Install button to begin installation.

    Ready to Install
  8. Once installation has completed, click the Finish button.

    Finish Installation
  9. Open TigerPrint.exe from the Start Menu (located in the Tiger Print Client folder inside All Programs).

    Open TigerPrint
  10. Enter your Username and Password, place a check in the Remember my identity box and click OK.

    Login
  11. You should now have a window similar to this located in the top right of your desktop.

    Balance

Last Updated: Feb. 2, 2012