Mac OS X v10.6.4: Accessing the CUPS web interface

Mac OS X uses the CUPS printing system to provide printing services. In this advanced article, learn how you can access the CUPS interface via a web browser such as Safari, in Mac OS X v10.6.4 or later.

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To open the CUPS web interface, open Safari and go to this webpage:

http://localhost:631

Note: To access all areas of CUPS, make sure you preface the URL with http://localhost:631. For example, http://localhost:631/admin will take you to the CUPS printer administration page.

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