❏ Status check—lets you select when the Status Window is active.
• Always watches over the status—Status Window is continually
monitoring the printer.
• Watches over the status only while printing—Status Window is
monitoring the printer only when printing a job.
❏ Always On Top—places the Status Window on top of all windows on
This dialog box lets you deﬁne how your computer communicates with
your printer using the parallel port. The type of port you have depends on
❏ Standard—uses the parallel port as a standard parallel port.
❏ ECP without DMA—uses the parallel port as an ECP parallel port
that does not use Direct Memory Access (DMA).
❏ ECP with DMA—uses the parallel port as an ECP parallel port that
Before you make any changes, check the manual that came with your
computer to determine what type of port you have.
Using the Canon Advanced Printing Technology