3.8 How to get the AirPrint password on iPhone/iPad

Requires your administrator to Enable mobile print.

  1. On your iPhone or iPad open Printix App for iOS/iPadOS.
  2. Select Menu  in the top right corner.
  3. Select AirPrint password 
    If you do not see this menu item, then try to close and open Printix App.


  1. Copy the password to the clipboard.
    • Select and hold the password text until the text magnifies, then remove your finger.
    • Select Select all, and then select Copy.
  1. Switch back to the Password required for “printer” dialog.
    • Select the Home button twice. Swipe left or right to find the app. Select the app.
    • iPhone X: Swipe up from the bottom to the middle of your screen and hold until you see the App Switcher. Swipe left or right to find the app. Select the app.
  1. Paste the password in to the Password field.
    • Select and hold the Password field until the text magnifies.
    • When it shows up you can remove your finger and select Paste.
    • You can leave the Username empty.
  1. Select OK.

*You only have to do this once per AirPrint printer. The AirPrint password is personal, but is the same for all AirPrint printers.

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