Is the Canon PIXMA iP100 Compatible with the iPad?

One question I get asked a lot is whether the Canon PIXMA iP100 is compatible with the iPad.  People ask me “will my iPad work with the Canon iP100 mobile printer?” or somethimes if they’re smart it’s more along on the lines of “does the Canon PIXMA iP100 support AirPrint Printopia?”.  On this page you’ll find out everything with regards to the iP100’s compatibility with the iPad via AirPrint and ePrint. // // In a nutshell – will the iPad print from the Canon iP100 portable printer   Yes.  Well… sort of.  I know that doesn’t sound [...] Read more...

Portable Document Printers for the iPad

So you want to know about portable document printers huh?  Of you want document printers specifically for the iPad too.  Well go ahead and pat yourself on the back because you found the right page.  This massive old place called the internet with all it’s nonsense of drudgery and you managed to find this kid’s website.  By the way if you did pat yourself on the back then you’re not welcome on my portable printer website and it’s best that you leave immediately.  Start below. // // Which portable document printers work with the iPad? [...] Read more...

Mobile Printers Which Will Work with the iPad

Congratulations.  “what for?” I hear you think to yourself.  For finding this page.  This page explained which mobile printers will work with the iPad – and which won’t.  Why is this a big deal?  If you don’t know that it’s a big deal then go ahead and leave, favourite this page and then get lost and later when you ‘get it’ you can return.  If only it was as simple as a quick Google search to find out which mobile printer can work with the iPad – it just isn’t that simple. // // Why [...] Read more...

The Top Mobile AirPrint Printers

There are basically two reasons to use a mobile printer with AirPrint and that’s to use it with your iPad or iPhone and that’s either generally for work or pleasure.  People email me a lot asking whether there are such products as mobile AirPrint printers which are iPad compatible.  The answer is essentially yes… but let’s face it this is Apple and if it’s not incredibly easy they damn well make it complicated.  This riveting page which my descend into a non-nonsensical diatribe at the start, middle and end will outline your options in as concise a manner [...] Read more...

Portable Apple Printers

People are always asking me “Where are Apple’s portable printers?” or “I want a movable battery printer which I can use with my Apple devices (iPad, iPhone or MacBook Pro)”.  This magical article is going to tell you everything you need to know about portable Apple printers, clear up some misconceptions and offer a few useful product solutions.  I’ve spent four years writing about this type of mobile printer so trust me when I say I know what I’m talking about! Does apple make portable printers?   The short answer is no.  The longer answer [...] Read more...

Is Brother’s PocketJet 6 Compatible with the iPad? Will it Work?

No.  Go ahead and thank me because I just saved you a hell of a lot of time.  The Brother PocketJet 6 is non compatible with the iPad.  Let me put this another way, no mobile Bluetooth printers are compatible with the iPad… or iPhone for that matter.  They won’t work, they don’t work and they most likely never will work.  I would love to use my PocketJet 6 Plus with Bluetooth with my iPad.  But I can’t, because of Apple. // // It’s not Brother’s fault… the blame lies squarely on Apple and their [...] Read more...

Small A4 AirPrint Enabled Portable Printers

The smallest size AirPrint capable printers are tiny when compared with the regular desktop versions which HP and Epson product.  However to make the portable printers AirPrint compatible so that they work with iPads or iPhones you’ll need a printer app (application) which you can find more about below. Interested in my super incredible page on mobile printing via le iPad?  You can find out more by visiting my main help page and learn about printing using your iPad 1 or 2 – plus your iPhone if you so desire.  They both work similarly. Essentially there are [...] Read more...

Useful Small Wireless Printers when Travelling with the iPad

A lot of people have been searching for the solution to the problem of finding a printer for travelling with, which is both compatible, small and feature wireless capabilities.  Obviously they must be iPad compatible (which isn’t something Apple makes easy) – but they also need to be small enough to carry (the models i’ll discuss are around laptop size – although heavier) and also feature WiFi connectivity (at this moment using Bluetooth to transfer data is impossible). // // If you want to learn how the solution I created works then please check out [...] Read more...

Two Portable AirPrint Printers for the iPad

When it comes to choosing a transportable printer for your iPad most people have trouble understanding that there are essentially two options which feature AirPrint compatible mechanisms to allow for portable printing. Canon and HP are the only manufacturers of mobile printers (which means they feature a battery and usually Bluetooth, WiFi connectivity) which are compatible with the iPad 1 and 2. Although there are PocketJet printers by Brother these are Bluetooth-only devices and it’s currently impossible to connect them to an iPad or iPhone. Without the correct software it’s also impossible to print using [...] Read more...

Cool Portable Travel Printers for the Ipad 2

If you’re looking for a printer for the IPad 2 which you want to use when you’re traveling then I recommend a portable printer manufactured by either Canon or HP. // // My main article on travel printing with the IPad 2 is similar to this article albeit perhaps  a little bit in-depth, and if you want to find compatible printers then you should utilize this page. Your first option is the Canon PIMXA IP100 which is the most popular IPad travel printer and is always the option I suggest the first because of its [...] Read more...