how to enable airprint in setting

Unfortunately, there’s no setting on your iPad or iPhone to directly enable AirPrint. AirPrint is a feature built into the printer itself, not your Apple device.

However, there are two ways to check if your printer is AirPrint compatible:

1. Check your printer’s manual or manufacturer’s website: Most printer manuals or manufacturer websites will explicitly state if the printer supports AirPrint. Look for keywords like “AirPrint” or “Apple AirPrint compatibility” in the documentation.

2. Look for the AirPrint icon on your printer: Many AirPrint-compatible printers have the AirPrint logo physically printed on the device itself. It might be located on the control panel or near the Wi-Fi connection indicator.

Here’s what to do if your printer is AirPrint compatible:

  1. Ensure both your iPad and printer are connected to the same Wi-Fi network. This is crucial for AirPrint to work.

  2. Then, try to print directly from any app that supports printing. Most Apple apps like Safari, Photos, Pages, etc., have a built-in print function. Look for the “Share” button (box with an upward arrow) or “Actions” button (multiple squares icon) and then tap “Print.”

  3. If your printer is AirPrint-enabled and connected to the same Wi-Fi network, you should see your printer listed as an option during the printing process. Select your printer and proceed with printing as usual.

If your printer isn’t AirPrint compatible, you can still print from your iPad using a third-party printing app. These apps allow you to print through various methods, such as connecting directly to the printer over Wi-Fi or using a cloud printing service. You can find many third-party printing apps in the App Store, and each app has its own setup process and printing instructions.