Janine Hutchings
Administrative Assistant

Ph:  (540) 464-7228
Fax:  (540) 464-7279

Preston Library
Virginia Military Institute
345 Letcher Avenue
Lexington, VA 24450

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Setting up wireless printing in Windows 7

  • Connect to the VMI-Guest wireless network.
  • Select Start  
  • Select Devices and Printers (if Devices and Printers is not an option, open Control Panel and select Hardware and Sound).
  • Select Add a Printer 
  • Select Add a local Printer 
  • Select Create a New Port 
  • Select Standard TCP/IP port under the type of port
  • Select Next 
  • Enter 144.75.185.41 into the Hostname or IP address box.
  • Verify that the box is checked for Query the Printer and Automatically Select the Driver to Use  
  • On the Install the Printer Drive page select Ricoh as the manufacturer and SP 4100 NL PCL6 as the printer
  • Select Next 
  • You may be at a screen displaying Sharing Options. If so, select Do Not Share This Printer. 
  • Select Next 
  • You will be notified that the printer has been successfully installed. You may select Set as the Default Printer if you wish.
  • Select Finish  

Please notify the circulation desk if any part of the instructions do not work.