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Requirements: you must be running Mac OS X.

Note to Central users: retrieve your printouts from a color printer.

Step 1. Installing Popup
The popup allows you to print to Library printers. To install Popup 8.1 for Mac OS X, obtain the Popup installer and run it as follows:

  1. Log in using an administrator account.
  2. Download the file Popup.DMG to your desktop.
  3. Double-click this file to create a new disk image in Finder. This disk contains the Popup 8.1 installer, Popup.pkg.
  4. For Mac OS 8 Mountain Lion right-click or Ctrl-click Popup.pkg to run it, and select "Open". This will call a Mac dialogue box confirming your choice to open the package.

    For earlier versions just double-click Popup.pkg to run it. You will be requested to authenticate yourself as an administrator.
  5. Select a destination disk. You will only be able to select the startup disk.
  6. Click Install (or Upgrade). The installer automatically installs Popup 8.1 and required support files.
  7. Pharos Popup will now be automatically launched every time you log in.

Step 2 For Mac OS X 10.5 “Leopard” or newer.  Configuring Printers
  1. Open System Preferences and click on the Print & Fax icon.
  2. Click the + button.
  3. Hold down the Control key on the keyboard and click anywhere on the toolbar. From the popup menu that appears, select Customize Toolbar....
  4. Drag the Advanced icon to the toolbar and close the customization dialog.
  5. Click on the Advanced button in the toolbar.
  6. From the Type popup button, select Pharos Print Server.
  7. In the URL field, enter the appropriate address from the list below
  8. In the Name field, enter: Library Printer or name of your choice
  9. From the Print Using popup button, select the type of printer associated with the Popup queue:
  • Generic PS;
  • Generic PCL
  • Click Add. The new Popup queue will now show up in the list of printers.
  • To print to the new queue, select it from the printer popup button in the print dialog of any application.

  • Step 2 For Mac OS X 10.4 “Tiger” and 10.3. Configuring Printers

    1.      Open Printer Setup Utility in /Applications/Utilities/.

    1. Click the Add button in the toolbar, then hold down the Option key on the keyboard and click the More Printers... button.
    2. From the topmost popup button, select Advanced.
    3. From the Device popup button, select Pharos Print Server.
    4. In the Device Name field, enter: Library Printer (or name of your choice)
    5. In the URL field, enter the appropriate address from the list below
    6. From the Printer Model popup button, select the type of printer associated with the Popup queue:
    • Generic PS;
    • Generic PCL
  • Click Add. The new Popup queue will now show up in the list of printers.
  • To print to the new queue, select it from the printer popup button in the print dialog of any application.

  • Removing Popup
    To remove Popup 8.1, run the Pharos Uninstaller:

    1. Launch the Uninstaller application in /Library/Application Support/Pharos/Utilities.
    2. Select Pharos Popup and any other Pharos components that you would like to uninstall, then click Continue.
    3. A list of the selected items will be shown. Click Continue.
    4. Type in an administrator user name and password when required to do so. The selected components will be removed.
    5. Click Done and log out of the machine.

    Notes:
    Popup is currently not compatible with the Fast User Switching feature of Mac OS X. Always disable Fast User Switching when installing Popup on a client machine.

    Library URL
    Find your library, copy the URL field, and paste it when adding your printer (Step 7 for OS 10.5 and Step 6 for OS 10.4 or 10.3). Note: the URL above must begin with "popup://"

    Library

    URL field

    Augsburg Park

    popup://172.021.116.076/apmacq

    Brookdale

    popup://172.021.116.075/bdmacq

    Brooklyn Park

    popup://172.021.116.076/bpmacq

    Champlin

    popup://172.021.116.075/chmacq

    East Lake

    popup://172.021.116.075/elmacq

    Eden Prairie

    popup://172.021.116.075/epmacq

    Edina

    popup://172.021.116.076/edmacq

    Excelsior

    popup://172.021.116.075/exmacq

    Franklin

    popup://172.021.116.075/frmacq

    Golden Valley

    popup://172.021.116.076/gvmacq

    Hosmer

    popup://172.021.116.075/hsmacq

    Hopkins

    popup://172.021.116.076/homacq

    Linden Hills

    popup://172.021.116.075/lhmacq

    Maple Grove

    popup://172.021.116.076/mgmacq

    Minneapolis Central

    popup://172.021.116.076/mcmacq

    Minnetonka

    popup://172.021.116.075/mimacq

    Nokomis

    popup://172.021.116.075/nkmacq

    Northeast

    popup://172.021.116.075/nemacq

    North Regional

    popup://172.021.116.075/nrmacq

    Oxboro

    popup://172.021.116.075/oxmacq

    Penn Lake

    popup://172.021.116.076/plmacq

    Pierre Bottineau

    popup://172.021.116.075/pbmacq

    Plymouth

    popup://172.021.116.075/pymacq

    Ridgedale

    popup://172.021.116.076/rdmacq

    Rogers

    popup://172.021.116.075/rgmacq

    Rockford Road

    popup://172.021.116.076/rrmacq

    Roosevelt

    popup://172.021.116.075/romacq

    St. Anthony

    popup://172.021.116.076/samacq

    St. Louis Park

    popup://172.021.116.076/slmacq

    Southdale

    popup://172.021.116.075/sdmacq

    Southeast

    popup://172.021.116.075/semacq

    Sumner

    popup://172.021.116.075/sumacq

    Walker

    popup://172.021.116.075/wkmacq

    Washburn

    popup://172.021.116.075/wnmacq

    Wayzata

    popup://172.021.116.075/wamacq

    Webber Park

    popup://172.021.116.075/wpmacq

    Westonka

    popup://172.021.116.075/wtmacq