A service built into Mac OS X operating system to detect the connectable devices on a network
• Cableless setup
Specifies a wireless router settings using a device (e.g. smartphone) directly without using a wireless
Frequency channel for wireless communication. In the infrastructure mode, the channel is
automatically adjusted to match that set to the wireless router. This printer supports channels 1 to 13.
(Channels 12 and 13 are not supported depending on the country or region of purchase.) Note that
the number of channels that can be used for your wireless LAN varies depending on the region or
• Default Gateway
A relay device to connect to another network such as a router or a computer.
• Default router address
A default IP address set for a router.
• DHCP server functionality
The router assigns an IP address automatically whenever the printer or the personal computer on a
network starts up.
A protocol to assign necessary information automatically when a computer connects to network.
DHCPv6 can be used when IPv6 is enabled.
• Direct connection (Access point mode)
The printer is used as an access point to connect external wireless communication devices (e.g.
computers, smartphones, or tablets) in an environment where no wireless router is available. You can
connect up to 5 devices to the printer using the direct connection (access point mode).
• DNS server
A server that converts device names into IP addresses. When specifying IP addresses manually,
specify the addresses of both a primary and a secondary server.