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Setting an IP Address on the Machine Manually

How to make settings for IPv4 and IPv6 are described here.

Setting an IPv4 address

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Select <Menu> in the Home Screen.
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Select <Preferences>  <Network>.
If a login screen appears,
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Select <TCP/IP Settings>  <IPv4 Settings>  <IP Address Settings>.
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Set the IP address.
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Select <Auto Acquire>, and select <Off> in <Auto Acquire>  <Apply>  <OK>.
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Select <Manually Acquire>.
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Enter the <IP Address>, <Subnet Mask>, and <Gateway Address>, and then select <Apply>.
To assign an IP address automatically,
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Select <OK>.
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Turn off the machine, and then turn on the machine after 10 seconds.
NOTE
To check that settings are correct
Enter "http://<the IP address of the machine>/" in the address field of the web browser, press the [ENTER] key on the keyboard, and check that the login screen of the Remote UI is displayed.
If the IP address has been changed after installing the printer driver
If the MFNP port* is used, the connection is maintained if the machine and the computer are on the same subnet, therefore, you do not need to add a new port. If the standard TCP/IP port* is used, you need to add a new port.
How to add a port,
*If you are unsure which port is used, open the [Ports] tab using the steps above and check the items selected.

Setting an IPv6 address

To use an IPv6 address, an IPv4 address must be set appropriately in advance.
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Start the web browser.
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Enter "http://<the IP address of the machine>/" in the address box, and then press [ENTER].
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Select [System Manager Mode], enter the [System Manager ID] and [System Manager PIN], and then click [Log In].
If Department ID Management is set,
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Click [Settings/Registration].
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Select [Network Settings]  [IPv6 Settings].
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Click [Edit].
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Select [Use IPv6] and set the address.
To enter the address manually,
To automatically generating from a router,
To retrieve from a DHCP server,
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Click [OK].
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Turn off the machine, and then turn on the machine after 10 seconds.
NOTE
To check that settings are correct
Enter "http://<the IPv6 address of the machine>/" in the address field of the web browser, press the [ENTER] key on the keyboard, and then check that the login screen of the Remote UI is displayed.
If the IP address has been changed after installing the printer driver
You must add a new port.
If the MFNP port* is used, the connection is maintained if the machine and the computer are on the same subnet, therefore, you do not need to add a new port. If the standard TCP/IP port* is used, you need to add a new port.
How to add a port,
*If you are unsure which port is used, open the [Ports] tab using the steps above and check the items selected.