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Adding CUPS server to MacOS 10.7 or later without client.conf

January 5th, 2024 No comments

Since MacOS version 10.7 Lion, it has not been possible to use the ServerName option in the CUPS client.conf configuration to add a remote CUPS and skip the local CUPS server. Instead, printers are expected to be added via the Settings app. However, for some reason, adding the printer there did not work for me. The printer was added successfully and looked fine, but when selecting the printer to print a document, it would display as “Offline” and it would say “Looking for printer” in the Jobs dialog. The fix is easy!

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