Remote, Mobile & Wireless Printing

 

The Library provides wireless printing from laptops, tablets and smartphones.
There are three ways to send print jobs to the Library’s printers:

  1. Web Portal Method – best for printing saved documents, saved photos, websites
  2. Email Address Method – best for printing emails or/and email attachments
  3. Mobile App Method – best for printing photos and websites from mobile devices (iPhone/iPad, Android, Blackberry, or Nook)

Printing Cost: 15¢ per black-and-white page; 50¢ per color page.

To pick up your document, go to the Print Release Terminal at the Platteville Public Library within 3 days.
Print jobs are deleted after 3 days (72 hours).
If you not able to pick up your document within 3 days, you will need to send your job again.

PrinterOn Supported File Formats [PDF]

1. Web Portal Method

You can use the web portal to upload documents or photos for printing.
You can also copy and paste a URL into the web portal to print a webpage.
Each wireless printer at the Library has its own web portal with its own web address.
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www.printeron.net/ppl/library

2. E-mail Address Method

Each wireless printer at the Library has its own e-mail address. 
To print an email message and/or an attachment, forward or send an email to the desired address below:

Color Mode Email Address
Black and White Printer ppl-bw@printspots.com
Color Printer ppl-color@printspots.com

To print emails in the Library using Library’s Wifi network, please use email apps such as Gmail, Yahoo Mail or Outlook app to email a a print job to the selected printer. Please ask a librarian if you need assistance.

Download Android email apps: AOL Mail, Gmail, Microsoft Outlook, Yahoo Mail

Download Apple iOS email apps: AOL Mail, Gmail, Microsoft Outlook, Yahoo Mail


3. Mobile Apps Method

Mobile apps are available for Android & iOS devices.
Download the PrinterOn Mobile App User Guide [PDF]

App Platform Version Supported Devices Where to Download
Android Requires Android 2.2 or later
  • Android Phones
  • Android Tablets
Get the Android App
iOS Requires iOS 5.0 or later
  • iPad
  • iPhone
  • iPod Touch
Get the iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad App


Scan QR Codes to save printers on your PrinterOn App

bwQR

Black & White Printer

colorQR

Color Printer

Picking up your printed documents

  • To pick up your document, go to the Print Release Terminal at the Platteville Public Library within 3 days.
  • You will need to know the email address you used to send your print job in order to print out your print job.
  • Print jobs under $5.00 may be paid in cash or check only. Coins and bills are accepted; exact change is not required.
  • Print jobs over $5.00 may be paid in cash, check, or credit card. See staff for assistance.
  • Print jobs are deleted after 3 days (72 hours).
  • If you not able to pick up your document within 3 days, you will need to send your job again.
  • See library staff if you have any questions about printing at the Library.