Use AirPrint to print from your iPhone or iPad

AirPrint is a feature available on iPhones and iPads that allows you to print wirelessly to AirPrint-enabled printers. In this tutorial, we will walk you through the steps to use AirPrint to print from your iPhone or iPad.

Step 1: Check your printer’s compatibility Before you can use AirPrint, make sure your printer is compatible. Most modern printers have built-in AirPrint support, but older printers may require a firmware update or an AirPrint-compatible print server. Check your printer’s documentation or manufacturer’s website to confirm compatibility.

Step 2: Connect your device and printer to the same Wi-Fi network To use AirPrint, both your iPhone or iPad and the printer must be connected to the same Wi-Fi network. Make sure both devices are connected before proceeding.

Step 3: Open the app and select what you want to print Open the app that contains the content you want to print, such as Safari for a webpage or Photos for an image. Select the content you want to print.

Step 4: Tap the “Share” button To access AirPrint, tap the “Share” button in the app. It’s usually represented by a square with an upward arrow.

Step 5: Select “Print” From the list of sharing options, select “Print.” If you don’t see “Print” as an option, swipe left on the bottom row of sharing options to find it.

Step 6: Choose your printer and adjust print settings Select your printer from the list of available AirPrint printers. If you have multiple printers available, choose the one you want to use. You can also adjust print settings such as the number of copies, page range, and paper size.

Step 7: Print After you have selected your printer and adjusted the settings, tap “Print” to start the printing process.

Additional Tips:

  • If you don’t see your printer listed, make sure it’s turned on and connected to the same Wi-Fi network as your device.
  • If you’re having trouble with AirPrint, try restarting your printer or resetting your network settings on your iPhone or iPad.
  • You can also print to non-AirPrint printers using third-party apps such as PrintCentral or Printer Pro.

By following these steps, you can easily use AirPrint to print from your iPhone or iPad. AirPrint is a convenient feature that allows you to quickly and wirelessly print your documents, photos, and other content.