Wireless Printing

Printing in the Student Lab from a Laptop

Fall 2017: new downloads required for lab printing

Client for Apple Laptops (Black and White) (Updated Jan 9, 2020)

Client for Apple Laptops (Color) (Updated Jan 9, 2020)

Client for Windows 7 through 10

To Uninstall Previous Apple Client: (For Apple laptops with printing problems)
Use the finder tool bar: select Go -> Computer -> Mac Hard Drive -> Library -> Application Support -> Pharos -> Utilities -> Uninstaller. Now Run the uninstaller, check Pharos Popup and continue. Now you can install the new pharos client from the download.

Printing in Room 228 & 174 from a Mobile Device

To print from a phone or tablet, email an attached file to printcolor@ua.edu or printbw@ua.edu
(a Word, Excel, Powerpoint, PDF, image, text, or Visio document under 50 MB)

Follow the link emailed to you and register your email address with the Pharos Print Center using your MyBama username and password (you can do this on a PC or mobile device):
NOTE: Currently the link brings up a certificate warning you will have to click past to use the page.


Swipe your ACT card, you will need to log in with your MyBama username and password the first time you swipe your card on a particular printer. Black and white printing is .20 and color printing is .25 per page.

Select the check box next to the files you want to print, and then choose print. The screen will display your available files, size and cost of the print job, and available balance.

Printer Screen

Please log out after printing your files.