Enable CUPS for Printers on Mac OSX

Use your web browser and go to http://localhost:631/printers/


If CUPS is disabled (it is by default) then you will see a screen stating that the 'Web Interface is Disabled'

To enable CUPS:

  1. Select and copy "cupsctl WebInterface=yes" (exclude the quotation marks)
  2. Click the magnifying glass in the top right-hand corner of your screen and search for 'Terminal'

3. Launch Terminal and paste in "cupsctl WebInterface=yes"4. Press Enter

Using your web browser, go to http://localhost:631/printers/ and see your installed printers.

Congratulations, you have completed CUPS setup.