Service

Description: 

This service provides secure printing on the NWU network printers.

Staff and Guests use the printers situated in their departments.

Students have access to printers situated in computer rooms and libraries on their campus.

Cost: 
Staff and Guests: Each department determines its own pricing and bills the user accordingly. Students: R0.40 per A4 page.
This Service is Available to: 
Staff
Students
Guest

Support

Operating System

Windows 7: 
Full
Windows 8: 
Full
Windows 10: 
Not Tested
IOS: 
Excluded
Android: 
Excluded

Web Browser

IE: 
Excluded
Firefox: 
Excluded
Chrome: 
Excluded

Service Targets

Exclusions: 

Only users with a NWU# will be able to print.

Prerequisites: 

Printing may be done from a computer that can log into the NWU’s network with the preloaded printer driver.

Students have to load credits before they will be able to print.  Credits can be loaded at vending machines:

  • Mafikeng: Building A1, Room 130.
  • Potchefstroom: Building E7, Enquiries.
  • Vaal Triangle: Building 13, Basement.

or purchased from:

  • Potchefstroom: Building F20, G49 (student card or cash); Building E7, Enquiries  and Building E7, 309 (student cards only).
  • Vaal Triangle: Building 8, Room 105 or Campus Library, Circulation desk.

User Responsibilities

How to request this service: 

Automatically provided with Staff, Student and Guest registrations.

How to report a problem with the service: