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The DC VAMC printing works on a “Print Server” system, which allows you to print to any printer in the medical center using your PIV and PIN. Here’s how to make it work:

Updated secure printing instructions as of 5/9/2023 - Abbreviated below 

1.In the lower left- hand corner of your screen where it says ‘Type here to search’, key in the following (or copy and paste):


2. Click on "SecurePrint" 

3. Click on "Printer" along the top task-bar 

4. Along drop down menu, select "Set As Default Printer" 

5. Within same drop-down menu, select "Properties" 

I don’t have a PIV badge yet. How do I print?
  1. Find local printer’s name (WAS-PT1329167 will print to the small printer in the copy room near the Chief's office)

  2. Start Menu >> manually enter \\vhawasprt3  >> press Enter

  3. Search for local printer (can use printer name listed in 1. or alternative printer closer to your work room) >> right click >> “Connect”

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