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i-SENSYS MF5980dw

i-SENSYS MF5980dw

FAQ ID: 8201283700
Last modified: 13-Oct-11


FAQ: Setting the Wireless LAN Using WPS

Helpful Information:

Solution:


Switching the Connection Method to Wireless LAN

1. Press [ ] (Menu).

2. Select <Network Settings> with [ ] or [ ], and then press [OK].


The next screen is displayed for approximately 5 seconds.
Turn OFF/ON using Step 5. Turning this OFF/ON is not required.

3. Select <Select Wired/Wireless LAN> using [ ] or [ ], and then press [OK].

4. Select <Wireless LAN> using [ ] or [ ], and then press [OK].

5. Restart the machine when the following screen disappears.

It is necessary to turn the machine OFF/ON to activate the settings.
Turn OFF the machine and wait for at least 10 seconds before turning it back ON.

Setting the Machine Using WPS (Push Button Mode)

Press the WPS button on your wireless LAN routers and/or access points for connection.
  • Switch the connection method to wireless LAN.

See "Switching the Connection Method to Wireless LAN" in the "Checking the Available Connection Methods for the Wireless LAN (MF5980dw Only)".

1. Press [ ] (Menu).

2. Select <Network Settings> with [ ] or [ ], and then press [OK].

  • When the system manager ID and system manager PIN are specified

Use the numeric keys to enter the ID and number, and then press [ ] (Log In/Out).

3. Select <Wireless LAN Settings> using [ ] or [ ], and then press [OK].

4. Press [OK].

5. Select <WPS Push Button Mode> using [ ] or [ ], and and then press [OK].

6. Press [ ] to select <Yes>, and press [OK].

7. Within 2 minutes, press and hold the WPS button on the wireless LAN router and/or access point for approximately 5 seconds.

* If "Cannot find Access Point" appears, press [OK] to close the screen, and follow the procedure from Step 5.


8. Make sure the Wi-Fi indicator blinks.
When the wireless LAN router or access point is detected, the Wi-Fi indicator blinks.


The next screen is displayed for approximately 2 seconds, and then the Wi-Fi indicator lights.

* When the message appears, press [OK] to close the screen and start the procedure again from Step 5.
If you cannot detect the access point after retrying, see the following:
See "Onscreen Messages" in the e-Manual

9. Wait until the machine sets the IP address automatically (approx. 2 min).
If you want to set the IP address manually, see the following.
[ Setting the IP Address ]

Checking the Wireless LAN Setting is Completed

1. Press [ ] (Status Monitor/Cancel).

2. Select <Network Information> with [ ] and [ ], and then press [OK].

3. Select <IPv4> with [ ] and [ ], and then press [OK].

4. Select <IP Address> with [ ] and [ ], and then press [OK].

5. Take note of the IP address.

6. Press [ ] (Status Monitor/Cancel) to close the screen.

7. Start the web browser of a computer which is connected to a network.

8. Enter http://<IP address of the machine>/ in the address field, and then press the [ENTER] key on your keyboard. The <IP address of the machine> is the address noted in step 5 above.

9. Check that the screen of the Remote UI is displayed.


NOTE
When the Remote UI is not displayed
  • Peform steps 1 to 9 again.

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