Answered By: Dana Clark
Last Updated: Feb 29, 2016     Views: 7

Paper Cut - Coin Operated Printer Instructions

Print to the Coin Operated Printer

Using an application’s pull down menu select Print from File. Alternatively you may also use CTRL-P which will also bring up the Print menu.


The Library’s Coin Operated Printer, LibraryPeriodicals is the only available selection in the print menu.

Click OK.

A popup window will appear with the computer machine name, the title of the document sent to print, the location of the coin operated printer, and the cost per page.  Click OK.


Another popup will appear near the computer’s system clock.


Insert Coins

At this point the patron should either insert coins into the coin slot or bills into the bill collecting tray.


At the Release Station


Once money has been inserted into the collection box the document(s) may now be released.

Step up to the release station. 

Click on Guest where prompted to “Click here to print:”


Select the document(s) and click on Print.

Like this:



If there was not enough money inserted into the collection box the program will prompt the user to ante up.

And if the document isn’t needed it can be cancelled by clicking on the Cancel button.