Printer Setup via Browser
First, connect your cloud printer to the internet via ethernet connection. You should find the ethernet port on the back of the printer.
If using the mC-Print 2 or 3, you can power the printer off. While the printer is off, press and hold the feed button. While holding the feed button, turn your printer back on. Continue to hold the feed button until it starts printing. The very last bit that prints out will show your IP address. You can also look at your network map to obtain your devices IP address.
In a browser under the same network, type your IP address into your browser. You can then login. If you haven't changed your username or password, the default should be:
Keep this tab open as you will be coming back to it.
- Navigate to Store > Printer
- Click the plus button to add your printer
Enter a name. Tip: Name it after the room it's in, e.g. "Vault"
- Hit Save
- You'll now see a Printer URL (https://api.dispenseapp.com/v1/venues...), Copy it. You'll need this URL to configure your Star printer's Cloud Prnt settings.
Go back to your printer settings. You will click on CloudPRNT on the left menu
Next, you'll need to enter the URL from the Dispense app for your new printer here.
Click Submit, then you will need to save your changes.
Select save and restart device, then execute.