Setting Up the Network Environment
When connecting the machine to a wired or wireless local area network (LAN), you need to set an IP address unique to
the selected network. Select "wired" or "wireless" depending on your communication environment and networking
devices. For specific IP address settings, contact your Internet service provider or Network Administrator.
If the machine is connected to an unsecured network, your personal information might be leaked to a third
The machine cannot connect to both wired and wireless LANs at the same time.
The machine does not come with a LAN cable or router. Have them ready as necessary.
For more information about your networking devices, see the instruction manuals for the devices or contact
Before You Start
Follow these steps to connect the machine to a network.
Check your computer settings.
Make sure that the computer is correctly connected to the network. For more
information, see the instruction manuals for the devices you are using, or contact the
Make sure that the network settings have been completed on the computer. If the
network has not been set up properly, you will not be able to use the machine on the
network, even if you perform the rest of the procedure below.
Depending on the network, you may need to change settings for the communication
method or the Ethernet type (
information, contact your Internet service provider or Network Administrator.
To check the MAC address of the machine.
Viewing the MAC Address for Wired LAN(P. 38)
Viewing the MAC Address and Information for Wireless LAN(P. 39)
Configuring Ethernet Settings(P. 53) ). For more