Institute of Art Design + Technology
Dún Laoghaire

Mobile/Wireless Printing

Any Staff and Student can print from their laptop, mobile device or home, as long as the device is connected to the internet.

All a IADT staff or student member needs to do is email the required document for printing to as an attachment.

Note: The email must originate from your Institute email.

What File Types Can Users Print?

Users can print any Microsoft Office documents e.g. .doc, .docx, .xls, .xlsx, .ppt and .pptx. Users can also print .pdf, .txt, .rtf as well as most image types (eg .jpg).

You can email from your IADT email account any of the above files types from a MAC, PC, Tablet or Phone, just add make sure you add your attachment.

There is a maximum file size of 20MBs so please ensure your file size is below this limit.

How to Print Colour

The default printer is the HP printers and printing in black and white. To print to a Xerox or in colour you need to add a tag to the “Subject” line of your email

To print to the HP in colour type  p:HP Colour

To print to the Xerox in Black and White type in p:Xerox

To print to the Xerox in colour type in p:Xerox Colour


Costs are the same as printing from Institute computer on campus.

A user has 24 hours from the time the email was sent to collect their work, after which it will be deleted and they have to resend it again.

Other Useful Things to know

View the tips on IADTs print system visit

Set-up your IADT email on your phone or tablet visit

To get your laptop, phone or tablet set-up on Eduroam wifi network (so you dont have to continously log onto the wifi) visit

Contact Details

Any problems please contact support at