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Printing at Learning Commons – uPrint

uPrint is the printing service available at levels 1 and 2 (CPD-1 and CPD-2) of the Chi Wah Learning Commons (LC). This is a feature-rich cloud printing service allowing users to print anywhere from any PCs inside the LC, personal notebook PCs (Macintosh OS X 10.5 or above, Windows 10, Windows 8.1 and Windows 7) or mobile devices (iOS and Android).  Photocopying service is also available at some of the uPrint printers.

There are a total of 9 printers (7 black/white and 2 color printers) inside LC to support A4 and A3 size printing and photocopying. The uPrint service operates on quota-based system.  Users can add printing units (quota) into their HKU Portal accounts using HKU uPrint app or Octopus card at the Add Value Machines (AVM) in LC.

   

Printers

Black and White (B&W) Printers: Fuji Xerox ApeosPort-IV 7080CPS

Color Printers: Fuji Xerox ApeosPort-IV 3373CPS

Quantity

B&W Printers: 6 printers on level 1 (CPD-1) and 2 printers on level 2 (CPD-2)

Color Printers: 1 printer on level 1 (CPD-1) and 1 printer on level 2

Charging
(print and copy)

B&W – A4

Color – A4

Simplex

Duplex

Simplex

Duplex

$0.3 or 1 unit/page

$0.2 or 0.67 unit/page

$1.5 or 5 units/page

$1.0 or 3.33 units/page

B&W – A3

Color – A3

Simplex

Duplex

Simplex

Duplex

$0.5 or 1.67 units/page 

$0.3 or 1 unit/page

$3.0 or 10 units/page

$2.0 or 6.67 units/page

Supported size

A4 and A3

Print names

CPD-1

CPD-2

LC-BW1*

LC-BW7

LC-BW2

LC-BW8*

LC-BW3

LC-C9*

LC-BW4

 

LC-C5*

 

LC-BW6

 

LC-BW13*

 

* Denotes printers support printing and copying.  Other printers support printing only.

Print queues

uPrint print queues

Printer type

uPrint BW PCL

Black and White Printer

uPrint BW PS

Black and White Printer

uPrint Color PCL

Color Printer

uPrint Color PS

Color Printer

Note: For location of the uPrint printers, please refer to the map of Chi Wah Learning Commons at http://www.les.hku.hk/teaching-learning/learning-space/chi-wah-learning-commons#map.

 

Useful links for uPrint related services:

uPrint for Personal Computers

Check laser printing units - uPrint

Manage printing jobs - uPrint

User Guide on using HKU uPrint app