Thursday, 01 November 2018
Best apps for Android and iOS phones
Today’s smartphones have the capabilities of most computers. With printers now available with WiFi hardware, you can use an app on your smartphone to print. Third party apps sometimes fail to identify printers, so to be safe, consider getting the official app used by your printer’s manufacturer.
HP All-In-One printer remote
When you run the HP AIO app, two buttons will appear on the main window. The first one allows you to find your printers. Once the app finds the printer, you can then connect your mobile device to it. The second button will then take you to the main screen.
The HP app lets you crop pictures before printing, allows you to print PDFs, Facebook photos, and document files. You can also scan files using your smartphone camera, and then send them to your inbox, print files from your Dropbox and Google accounts, and disable any features you don’t want.
Epson iPrint app
From one of the leading printer manufacturers in the world, the official Epson app enables you to select and print multiple files at the same time. It also sends you alerts about:
- Remaining Ink/toner
- Components due for maintenance
- Box, Dropbox, GDrive.
- OneDrive, and Evernote
It also has a document scanner tool and can print web pages.
Samsung Mobile Print
SMP is a must have app for Samsung printer users. It supports wireless printing and can scan documents, PDF, Text, and HTML web page files. SMP also queues multiple files for printing. The app provides a rotate and crop tool to ensure photos fit properly.
It also enables you to scan and share documents on-the-go, can scan or print large A3 size papers and has an option to order printer ink and toner from Samsung retail stores.
Canon Printer app
The Canon PRINT Inkjet/SELPHY app for iOS and Android allows you to effortlessly print, copy and scan using your smartphone or tablet, directly access cloud services and even remotely check printer status, the manual or real-time ink levels. Download it for free and revolutionize your printing, copying and scanning.