In FTP Client, you can specify the network settings, security settings, and so on by accessing the FTP server of the printer
using Command Prompt.
<Features of FTP Client>
No specific software is needed.
You can operate the FTP Client using the Command Prompt supplied with Windows. You do not need specific
software to operate the FTP Client.
You can specify the network settings at a time.
Because the setting items are listed in a file, you can specify multiple items all at once.
To manage the printer using FTP Client, perform the following procedure.
Run Command Prompt.
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Enter "ftp <the IP address of the printer>", then press the [ENTER] key on your keyboard.
Input Example: "ftp 192.168.0.215"
If you are not sure about the IP address of the printer
Refer to Network Status Print printed in
Enter "root" as the user name, then press the [ENTER] key on your keyboard.
Enter the administrator password, then press the [ENTER] key on your keyboard.
If the administrator password is not specified yet, do not enter any value, but press the [ENTER] key on your keyboard.
Enter "get config <the file name>", and then press [ENTER] on your keyboard.
The config file is downloaded.
The characters entered for <the file name> become the name of the downloaded file.
If you cannot find the config file
Search for the config file using the file search function of your operating system.
(The download directory for the config file varies depending on the operating system or settings.)
"Checking the Printer
Settings" or ask your network administrator.