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Installation and Printing Instructions for SmartAlec

iPad/iPhone - Android Tablet/Phone - Home PC/Laptop

 

iPad/iPhone

  • Download Smart Alec App from App Store and login to your account.
  • Open page/doc you need to print on device and locate "share" icon.
  • Ignore the Smart Alec app if you see it. Instead, scroll down and choose "print."
  • Some apps just have a "print" button and no "share." Ignore "Printer Options."
  • From Printer Options screen, use fingers to "pinch and zoom" document.
  • Find the "Share" icon again and tap it. A menu of apps will pop up. Scroll through to find Smart Alec.
  • Your page/doc will be loaded as a PDF to the Smart Alec app.
  • Click "Send." Page/doc will now appear as a PDF in your Smart Alec app.
  • Call your local branch to print and pick up your prints.

 

Android Tablet/Phone

  • Download Smart Alec App from the Google Play Store.
  • If asked for payment, click "skip."
  • Login to your account.
  • Open document/file you want to print.
  • Select "Share" option and then "Print." Some apps just have a "print" button and no "share."
  • Choose Smart Alec from "Select a Printer" at the top of the screen.
  • Click "Print" icon. You'll be asked if you want to use Smart Alec as your printer.
  • Click "OK." Your page/doc will be loaded to the Smart Alec app.
  • Call your local branch to print and pick up your prints.

 

Home PC/Laptop