Changing the Port Number

Typically, conventional port numbers are used for major protocols, but these port numbers may be changed to enhance security. As the port numbers must be the same on communicating devices, such as a computer or server, when the port number is changed, the setting on the machine also needs to be changed.
This section describes how to configure the settings using Remote UI from a computer.
On the operation panel, select [Menu] in the [Home] screen, and then select [Preferences] to configure the settings. [Port Number Settings]
Administrator privileges are required. The machine must be restarted to apply the settings.
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Log in to Remote UI in System Manager Mode. Starting Remote UI
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On the Portal page of Remote UI, click [Settings/Registration]. Portal Page of Remote UI
3
Click [Network Settings] [Port Number Settings] [Edit].
The [Edit Port Number Settings] screen is displayed.
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Change the port number of the protocol, and click [OK].
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Restart the machine. Restarting the Machine
The settings are applied.
Protocol Settings
For the protocol settings and settings of the functions using the protocol, see the following:
LPD/RAW/WSD Configuring LPD, RAW, or WSD
HTTP Disabling HTTP Communication
Multicast Discovery Configuring SLP Communication
POP3/SMTP Configuring Detailed Information of the E-mail Server (Remote UI)
FTP Scanning (Saving to a Shared Folder or FTP Server)
SNMP Configuring SNMP
Changing the Port Number of the Proxy Server or LDAP Server
To change the port number of the proxy server or LDAP server, see the following:
Using a Proxy
Registering LDAP Servers
Changing the Port Number of the Printer Driver (Windows)
When the port number of the print protocol (LPD or RAW) is changed on the machine, change the port number setting on the computer too. Configuring a Printer Port (Windows)
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