ID Card Printing

Students - Welcome to Printing at Fairmont State University!

ALERT: IF YOU HAVE ISSUES WITH THE PRINTER'S CARD READER AUTHENTICATING YOUR CAMPUS ID CARD - PLEASE LOG IN WITH YOUR UCA/PASSWORD. IF YOUR CARD IS DAMAGED OR SCRATCHED, YOU MAY NEED A REPLACEMENT ID CARD!

Starting the Fall of 2020, you will be able to print from your own devices or a campus computer by using Falcon Dollars. You will no longer get invoiced for printing charges! We have partnered with PaperCut to bring you a secure print management solution.

*REMEMBER TO ALWAYS LOG OUT AFTER USING ANY PRINTER!

ADDING FALCON DOLLARS TO PRINT

To print to campus printers, you MUST have Falcon Dollar funds loaded to your campus ID card (pre-paid dollars). To load funds by a debit/credit card, log into the ID web portal - link is below. Instructions can be found here. Funds are applied in real time to your ID card account balance. A parent or guest can also add funds on your behalf. There is a $5 minimum deposit and a 3% service charge.

ID Web Potal: https://idcard.fairmontstate.edu (type or copy the complete URL) - Sign in with your UCA and Password.

Printing from a CAMPUS COMPUTER
  • Log in with your UCA and password
  • The default Printer is XeroxFindme on fsps1
  • Print your document (you will need to adjust your settings to your sepcifications - paper size, color or BW, or 1-sided or 2-sided)
  • Go to the Xerox printer of your choice
  • Swipe ID card and select Yes on the display (you will see your name and Falcon Dollar balance)
  • Next, select Release Jobs and select one or all of your print jobs - you can also delete jobs with the "trash can" icon on the bottom!
  • Your documents will then print out!*

*Your documents(s) will be held in a queue for 2 hours.

WEB PRINTING via a web browser (PaperCut web interface - your printing end user account)

Web Printing is a driver-less printing service that allows users to print by uploading documents from a web browser. MUST be on the Student Wifi - not Guest or Cellular!

  • Log on to https://papercut.fairmontstate.edu/user
  • Enter your UCA and Password
  • Select Web Print on the left navigation bar
  • Next, click Submit a Job
  • Next, select the printer configuration you would like (BW, Color, 1-sided or 2 sided copies)
  • Next, Upload Documents
  • After uploading your document(s), click Upload & Complete
  • Swipe your ID card at any campus printing location - Select Release Jobs and Select the documents you want to print!

*Your documents(s) will be held in a queue for 2 hours.

There are Four Findme Printer Type Options to choose:

  • findme color 2 sided
  • findme color 1 sided
  • findme bw 2 sided
  • findme bw 1 sided

MOBILITY PRINTING (using your personal devices - either iOS or Android)

Mobility Print simplifies the printing process for bring your own devices (BYOD) and other end-user managed devices, such as smartphones, tablets, laptops or Chromebooks.

MUST be on the Student Wifi - not Guest or Cellular! You will need to log in with your UCA and password the first time.

iOS user Instructions

  • Instructions are HERE

PRINTING ONEDRIVE DOCUMENTS: Download the Office app  - sign in with your UCA and password - you will print from this app - it is synced with your OneDrive documents - Select Print - Select Airprint - Select xeroxfindme - Select Print -  it will process and you will then go to printer and swipe your ID card to replease your job.

 

  • PRINTING EMAILS - PHOTOS - Print directly from mobile - Select Print - Select xeroxfindme - Select print.

*sometimes printng directly from your device can cause unformated documents - you can always save to your OneDrive and print that way

 

Android users Instructions (instructions may vary)

Instructions are HERE

  • Download the Mobilty Print App This app will stay running on your phone at all times - you will not print from it!
  •  Next, Download the Office App  - sign in with your UCA and password - you will print from this app - it is synced with your OneDrive documents.

 

Jobs will be held for two hours. If a printer is not working, you can pick up your print job from any other printer on campus!

Select the Xeroxfindme Printer (air printer) - Make sure your mobile settings are how you want them.

Go to the printer of your choice and swipe your ID card to release you job!

 

HOW DO I PRINT IF I FORGET MY ID CARD?
  • Click the small "keyboard" icon on the top right of the display screen
  • Log in with your UCA and Password
HOW MUCH DOES IT COST TO PRINT?
  • Color 1-sided-  $0.15
  • Grayscale (BW) 1-sided - $0.06
  • Color 2-sided - $0.14 (each side)
  • Grayscale (BW) 2-sided- $0.05 (each side)
HOW DO I PHOTOCOPY
  • Swipe Card
  • Click Yes on the display (you will see your name and Falcon Dollar balance)
  • Select Access Device
  • Select Copy
REPLACEMENT ID CARDS - ACTIVATION IN PAPERCUT TO PRINT

It will take 24 hours for your new ID card number to update in PapeCut to print. If you cannot wait, you can go to any printer on campus and swipe your ID card. It will ask you to Self-Associate your card...select yes at the prompts and your card will be activated!

HOW DO I SCAN TO EMAIL
  • Swipe Card
  • Click Yes on the display (you will see your name and Falcon Dollar balance)
  • Select Scan and follow prompts
  • Free to Scan!
HOW DO I CHECK MY FALCON DOLLAR BALANCE AND PRINTING TRANSACTION HISTORY
  • You can check your Falcon Dollar balance through the ID Card Web Portal located here
  • You can check your Falcon Dollar balance and see you printing transaction history by visitng your end user printer account here
HOW TO GET HELP WITH PRINTING
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

What is PaperCut?

  • It is a powerful pay-for-print management system that will save money by tracking and controlling printing for students. It is a software that uses the power of devices for safe, secure, and waste-free printing.
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