Entering Sleep Mode
The sleep mode function reduces the amount of power consumed by the machine by disabling power flow to the
operation panel. If no operations will be performed on the machine for a while, such as during a lunch break, you can
save power simply by pressing
automatically put the machine into sleep mode if it remains idle for a specified length of time.
When in sleep mode
When the machine enters sleep mode, the display turns OFF and the Main Power indicator turns ON.
Situations in which the machine does not enter sleep mode
When the machine is in operation
When the Processing/Data indicator is lit up or blinking
When the machine is performing an operation such as adjustment or cleaning
When a paper jam occurs
When the menu screen is displayed
When an error message is displayed on the screen (There are some exceptions. The machine sometimes
enters sleep mode when error messages are displayed.)
When the SSID/network key screen for Direct Connection is displayed.
When settings data is being imported/exported
When You Want to Set the Auto Sleep Timer
The factory default setting for the amount of time that elapses before the machine enters auto sleep mode is 3
minutes (the user setting range is 3 to 60 minutes). We recommend using the factory default settings to save
the most power. If you want to change the amount of time that elapses before the machine enters auto sleep
mode, follow the procedure below.
before the machine automatically enters sleep mode
on the operation panel. You can also use the Auto Sleep Time setting to
<Auto Sleep Time>
Set the amount of time that elapses