Printing | College of Architecture & Environmental Design | Kent State University

New Drivers October 2018! Please Update


Standard printing

Below is a link to step by step directions on printing standard page sizes (8.5x11 & 11x17) with our new Xerox copy machines.

Student Printing Directions

Large format Black and White Plotting

Black and white large format plotters are located on the 4th floor. Use the Student Printing Directions above with the following information in mind.

Only The following sizes will print:
ARCH C (C+): 18 x 24
ARCH D (D+): 24 x 36
ARCH E (E+): 36 x 48

Your file must be in one of these sizes

Your file must be in black and white

Note: if your print is an incorrect size or has color the system will estimate an enormous fee (~$999,999,999.99). Change your file and print again.

Large Format Color Plotting

All large format color plots must be submitted to the Digital Output Lab and will be printed within 1-2 days (during peak times) by one of our student staff.  Find additional information and form link below

Color Plotting

Print Drivers

Important: If you are using the old pharos print drivers on your machine, you must uninstall those drivers before installing the new ones below.  Uninstall the old drivers under settings>devices>printers and scanners

Step by Step Driver Change:

- In the windows search bar type in "Uninstall Pharos" and press enter (You can also find Pharos and the uninstall option in the Control Panel under "Remove a Program"
- Make sure to choose the pharos popup client in the list of options to remove.
- Click "next' and 'start' as necessary. (This will uninstall all previous pharos drivers)
- Download the new drivers below and run the installation.

CAED Plotwave 300 (4th Floor CAED, Left Side Plotter)

CAED Plotwave 345 (4th Floor CAED, Right Side Plotter)

CAED Pharos Xerox Drivers

CUDC Pharos Print Drivers

Note:  Printing from your personal computer is not supported by the CAED IT department.  If you encounter issues, try deleting and reinstalling the pharos print drivers and if all else fails use the printing stations on the 4th floor.