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Galaxy View - How do I Print from my Samsung Galaxy View?

Samsung Print Service, available as a menu option within some applications, enables you to print photos, webpages, and documents directly from your device to a printer on the same Wi-Fi network.

Samsung Print Service Plug-In

Plug-in is integrated into operating system and cannot be uninstalled or moved to SD card.

The Samsung Print Service Plug-In provides native printing support on Android devices.The plug-in enables printing to many Samsung laser printers, and MFPs without the need for third party apps or additional print drivers.

  • Samsung Galaxy Devices - Samsung Print Service plug-in is pre-installed app on selected Samsung's Android OS smart phones and tablets (see compatibility list below).

  • Android KitKat(4.4) Devices- Samsung Print Service plug-in extends Android's printing feature in Android 4.4(Kitkat) to support printing on Samsung Printers.

If your device is not listed below, this plug-in is not compatible with your device at this time. If your Android OS device does not have printing functionality built‐in to the OS, please download Samsung Mobile Print app from the Google Play store to enable easy printing to Samsung printers.

Compatibility List

  • Samsung Android devices having Android version 4.2 and above.

  • All other devices running Android version 4.4 and above.

Print Settings

CLICK HERE for a  complete list of compatible Samsung Printers.  See the list of supported printers in the app description (Read more) section.

    Before you can print from your device, print service must be turned ON.

  1. From the Home screen, swipe left.

    Samsung Galaxy View Print
  2. Touch Apps > Settings.

  3. Touch More connection settings > Printing.

    Samsung Galaxy View Print
  4. Touch Samsung Print Service Plugin or touch Download plug-in to download and install other available print service plug-in from Google Play Store.

    Samsung Galaxy View Print
  5. Touch the OFF slider to turn Samsung Print Service Plugin ON.

    Samsung Galaxy View Print
  6. Device searches and display nearby compatible printers available on the same Wi-Fi Network. 

    Samsung Galaxy View Print

   

Add a Printer Manually

You will need to know the IP address of the printer; consult the printer’s documentation for this information.

  1. From the Home screen, touch Apps > Settings.

  2. Touch More connection settings > Printing.

  3. Touch Samsung Print Service Plugin. The service must be ON to add a printer.

  4. Touch MORE > Add printer.

    Samsung Galaxy View Print
  5. Touch ADD PRINTER.

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  6. Enter a name and the IP address of the printer.

    Samsung Galaxy View Print

Configure Printing Options

Choose printing options for your printer from your device.

• Below settings are examples only.
• Available settings will differ depending on the type of print service and printer you are using.

  1. From the Home screen, touch Apps > Settings.

  2. Touch More connection settings > Printing.

  3. Touch Samsung Print Service Plugin. The service must be ON to add a printer.

  4. Touch MORE > Printing settings to configure options. Available options may vary depending on the type of printer, and not all printers support all options.

    Samsung Galaxy View Print

    Following options are available:

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    • Double sided printing: Choose Simplex to print one page per piece of paper, or choose Long edge or Short edge to print on both sides. Short edge and Long edge refer to how the pages flip when moving through multiple pages.

    • Secure Release: If the optional printer supports secure release, and it is enabled, you must enter a User ID to retrieve your printouts. Touch Secure release, and then enter a User ID.

    • Confidential Print: If the optional printer supports confidential printing, and it is enabled, you must enter a User ID and Password to retrieve your printouts. Touch Confidential Print, and then enter a User ID and Password.

    • Job Accounting: If the optional printer supports job accounting, and it is enabled, you must enter a User ID and Password when printing, to track printing by group or other set.

    • Version: View the version of the print service software.

    • Open source licenses: View licenses related to the print service software.

    • Share data: Checkmark  to Share data with Samsung services.

Print Directly From Your Device

    Printing a Photo

  1. Open Gallery > Select an image you want to print. 

  2. Touch Share.

    Samsung Galaxy View Print
  3. Touch Print.

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  4. If the default printer is set to Save as PDF, touch the View more icon to view and select the available printer(s) on the device.

    Samsung Galaxy View Print
  5. Touch the drop down menu icon and select the page settings.   

    Samsung Galaxy View Print

    Available settings are:

    • Copies: Select the number of of copies. 

    • Paper size: Select the paper size. 

    • Color: Choose from Black & White or Color. 

    • Orientation: Choose from Portrait or Landscape. 

    • Pages: Select which page(s) to print or ALL. 

  6. Touch Print to print the image. 

    Samsung Galaxy View Print

   

    Printing an E-mail Document

  1. Open E-mail > Select an e-mail you want to print. 

  2. Touch MORE > Print.

    Samsung Galaxy View Print
  3. If the default printer is set to Save as PDF, touch the view more icon to view and select the available printer(s) on the device.

    Samsung Galaxy View Print
  4. Touch the drop down menu icon for Page Settings.

    Samsung Galaxy View Print

    Available settings are:

    • Copies: Select the number of of copies.

    • Paper size: Select the paper size. 

    • Color: Choose from Black & White or Color. 

    • Orientation: Choose from Portrait or Landscape. 

    • Pages: Select which page(s) to print or ALL. 

  5. Touch Print to print document. 

    Samsung Galaxy View Print

   

    Printing a Web page

  1. Open Chrome > Select the web page you want to print.

  2. Touch More options icon > Print.

    Samsung Galaxy View Print
  3. If the default printer is set to Save as PDF, touch the view more icon to view and select the available printer(s) on the device.

    Samsung Galaxy View Print
  4. Touch the drop down menu icon for Page Settings.

    Samsung Galaxy View Print

    Available settings are:

    • Copies: Select the number of of copies.

    • Paper size: Select the paper size. 

    • Color: Choose from Black & White or Color. 

    • Orientation: Choose from Portrait or Landscape. 

    • Pages: Select which page(s) to print or ALL. 

  5. Touch Print to print document. 

    Samsung Galaxy View Print

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