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How-To Use OPL’s Mobile Printing Service

Print from a laptop or desktop computer:

On your computer:

  1. Click to access your branch’s mobile printing upload centre: CentralWoodsideClearviewGlen AbbeyIroquois Ridge, Sixteen Mile or White Oaks
  2. Select your paper size and color preferences
  3. Enter your e-mail address
  4. Under ‘Select Document’, search your computer for the document you wish to print or enter
    the URL of a webpage you wish to print
  5. Click the green printer icon (you will then see a confirmation message and reference number*)
    *It is recommended that you record your print reference number in case troubleshooting is required

At the library’s Print Release Station:

  1. Select ‘Release A Print Job’
  2. Enter the e-mail address you entered when submitting the print job
  3. Select your print job(s) and click ‘Print’
  4. Pay for your documents and click ‘Done’

Print from an internet-equipped tablet or smartphone:

Install and launch the PrinterOn app on your mobile device

  1. Tap “Manage printers” or “No printers selected” (Wording may differ across devices)
  2. Tap ‘Search’ and type in ‘Oakville Public Library’
  3.  Tap ‘Oakville Public Library’ and tap ‘Save’

Send a document to print from your mobile device

  1. Open the PrinterOn app
  2. Tap on ‘Documents’, ‘Photos’, ‘E-mail’ or ‘Web’ (Options may differ across devices)
  3. Select the item you wish to print and tap the ‘Print’ icon (top right of app)
  4. Preview your file or document. If it displays correctly, press the green ‘Print’ button
  5. Enter your e-mail address and click the checkmark icon (top right of app)
    (you will receive confirmation that the job has been sent (‘Job Started’), followed by a message that says ‘Job Success’ with a reference number*)
    *It is recommended that you record your print reference number in case troubleshooting is required

At the library’s Print Release Station:

  1. Select ‘Release a Print Job’
  2. Enter your e-mail address
  3. Select your print job(s) and click ‘Print’
  4. Pay for your documents and click ‘Done’

Mobile Printing


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