How to enable the CUPS printer interface


Latest update: - Jordan Smith

Objective

Enabling the CUPS printer interface on Mac OSX

Setup

  • Vend for Mac or PC
  • Mac OS

Steps

  1. In your web browser, go to:http://localhost:631/printers/
  2. Select and copy 'cupsctl WebInterface=yes'Screen_Shot_2018-11-19_at_3.01.06_PM.png

  3. Click the magnifying glass in the top right hand corner of your screen and search for Terminal
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  4. In terminal, paste 'cupsctl WebInterface=yes' and press enter
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Additional Information

 Once CUPS is enabled, go to "http://localhost:631/printers/" to configure your printer settings

 

 

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