Sidecar Printer – a paperless PDF printer for your Mac by The Pancake Situation LLC (Universal)
Released: Dec 21, 2012
Version: 1.2.6
Size: 6 MB
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Sidecar Printer – a paperless PDF printer for your Mac

The Pancake Situation LLC
Sidecar Printer: print directly to your iPad or iPhone from all your favorite Mac applications.

Reading documents from your Mac on your iPad or iPhone is now as simple as File → Print (or ⌘P ⏎). Sidecar Printer turns your iPad or iPhone into a paperless Wi-Fi printer that works from any printing Mac app.

Sidecar can also share PDFs of your documents with other applications like iBooks, or with friends over email. When you need a paper copy, you can print directly to AirPrint-compatible paper printers.

- Supports any printing Mac application, even VMs that share your Mac's printers
- Batch print multiple documents on your Mac using desktop and dock printer icons
- Share PDFs with other apps and over email
- Optional password to prevent unauthorized use
- Universal app for iPad, iPhone, and iPod Touch

Supports printing from Macs running OS X (Mountain Lion) 10.8 and later. Requires installation of the free print driver at

What's new in version 1.2.6
Minor performance improvements and bug fixes.
Our verdict: Ok
  • + Sidecar Printer – a paperless PDF printer for your Mac is an ok, 3.5-star app.
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