Checking the status of supplies
A message appears on the display when a replacement supply item is needed or when maintenance is required.
Checking the status of supplies from the printer control panel
Make sure the printer is on and Ready appears.
From the printer control panel, press the up or down arrow button until
Press the up or down arrow button until
The status of each supply appears.
Checking the status of supplies from a network computer
Note: The computer must be connected to the same network as the printer.
Type the printer IP address into the address field of your Web browser.
Note: If you do not know the IP address of the printer, print a network setup page and locate the IP address in
the TCP/IP section.
Click Device Status. The Device Status page appears, displaying a summary of supply levels.
Note: All life estimates for printer supplies assume printing on letter- or A4-size plain paper.
Printer attached to a network
Type your printer IP address in your Web browser to launch the Dell Configuration Web Tool.
Printer attached locally to a computer
Click All Programs or Programs, and then select the printer program folder from the list.
Select Printer Home.
Choose your printer from the printer drop-down list.
Click Dell Printer Supplies Reorder Application.
The Order Toner Cartridges window opens.
Choose your printer model from the list.
View supplies appears, and then press
Maintaining the printer
Status/Supplies appears, and