uPrint Service

The uPrint service is available in Chi Wah Learning Common (CPD-1 and CPD-2) , The Oval (1/F of Knowles Building), The Curve (2/F of K.K. Leung Building), Faculty-Based PC Laboratories and the Libraries. uPrint is a print anywhere service that operates based on a quota-based systemNote.  Users can add printing units (quota) using HKU uPrint app or Octopus card at any Add Value Machines (AVM). The location of the AVMs can be found here.

Apart from the communal PCs available at some of the above mentioned locations, users can also use their personal notebook computers to print. The supported platforms of uPrint include Macintosh OS X 10.5 or above, Windows 10, Windows 8.1 and Windows 7. uPrint also supports iOS devices and Android devices. For the setup procedures in details, please refer to https://www.its.hku.hk/documentation/guide/tl/lc/uprint.

Note: The quota is stored under user’s HKU Portal account (for HKU staff and students)/library account (for Library users) and will expire upon account expiry. All unused quota is non-refundable and non-transferable.

Printer models

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

  • Color Printers: Fuji Xerox ApeosPort-IV 3373CPS & Fuji Xerox ApeosPort-VII 5573CPS

Printer locations

Locations

B&W

Color

Chi Wah Learning Commons

9

2

The Oval

2

1

The Curve

1

1

Faculty-Based PC Laboratories

9

2

Main Library

17 5

Law Library

4 1

Msic Library

1 1

Education Library

2 1

Dental Library

2 1

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

Supported size

  • A4 and A3

Charging

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