You will use the HP SmartStream software on the HP print station in the Tech Lab to submit your plots. This is the middle print station.

Submitting a Plot

              1.  Open HP SmartStream by clicking the Windows icon in the bottom left corner of your screen and searching for "HP"


2.  On the left-hand, select which plotter you want to print to based on the paper type you would like.  

  • SYDNEY Z6 Plotter

          Roll1: 44" Watercolor Paper

          Roll2: 60" Satin Photo Paper

  • Su Z6 Plotter

         Roll1: 60" Standard Bond Paper

         Roll2: 60" Plain Paper

3.  Drag a PDF document into the window to load it.

  • This software only accepts PDF files 
  • You must have your EID at the beginning of every file you submit. We will not release any incorrectly named plots.

  • By default, the HP SmartStream program will auto-detect Page size, Paper type, and Roll Width.
  • To view additional details about your print submission, click on the 'eye' and 'filter' icons on the right-hand side of the screen.
  • You should see a screen similar to this:

4.  Once you are ready to submit, click the blue Print button at the top right of the window.  

5.  Talk to a Tech Desk staff member to request that your plot be released. Our staff won't release incorrectly named files.