On last OS X update most of the OS X users worried about printer not woking for printing. Technically printing system in Yosemite and Mavericks quite different so in the case you have to follow the below guide line to overcome print problems like Printer not showing, connected printer through iP not working – Air Printer. don’t be hesitate you have many option to solved this problem mainly Printer not working on OS X Yosemite and Mavericks OS update.
Printer doesn’t show in print popup menu, or displaying message like Software for your printer isn’t available.
Printer not working on OS X Yosemite on printing time
are you using third party printer then you need to software that should be compatible with current OS X, if you don’t have idea about that, then please contact printer manufacturer or download from it’s official site here.
Necessary steps for resolve printer problem: Printer not working on OS X Yosemite, Mavericks
1. First check which types of error showing like hardware or software. if any hardware problem present then you have to contact product manufacture.
2. Download/ Update with Latest version for your printer software if available.
3. Verify you printer must be connected with USB port if isn’t working on wifi network, other wise reconnect printer with your Mac.
4. Now try to print from the document, Go to the File Menu > Print.
Near by printer will be listed in Default tab
if you want add printer remotely through iP and host name, then request your admin know about printer setting details. (Best Air print printer you must use)
you can also connect printer that has been connected with other PC in the same network.
Choose device by Control key and click on it and them option menu will be displayed from there Click on “Reset Printing System”.
Now here all the above pointed has been maximum possibilities for fix Printer not working on OS X Yosemite, Mavericks or newer.