Printing via USB

This user guide explains how to print documents on a USB storage device with a u:print device.


  • A valid u:account UserID and password
  • A validated u:card with loaded credit. Following validation, it may take up to 5 hours until the u:card is activated.


Your USB data medium (USB stick) must be formatted in FAT, FAT32 or exFAT format to be recognized by the u:print device.
For example the NTFS format, password protected data carriers, card readers, extension cables or USB hubs are not supported.

Selecting a USB device

Insert your USB storage device into the USB port on the right side of the device.

Foto USB-Datenträger anstecken

Press the Access Stored Files button on the touch screen.

Screenshot Funktion Access Stored Files

Select your USB storage device via the touch screen. It is displayed as Memory Media (A:). Then, press OK.

Screenshot Liste Dateiträger


You can now see a file list, where you can tap the file you want to print. Next, press Print.

Screenshot Dateiliste

If necessary, change the print settings (e.g. colour) via the Options button.

Press Start Printing.

Screenshot Print


By default, the printer prints in colour. If you want to print in black and white, you can change this setting via the Options button.

Removing a USB storage device

After all desired documents have been printed, remove the USB storage device by taking the following steps:

  1. Press the Eject icon in the footer of the touch screen.
  2. Select Remove and press OK twice.
  3. Remove your USB storage device from the u:print device.

Screenshot USB-Datenträger entfernen