The Updater button updates the Dell software and printer firmware.
The Troubleshooting button opens the Troubleshooting Guide, which allows you to solve problems by yourself.
Status Monitor Widget for Macintosh
Status Monitor Widget is a printer utility that promotes efficient use of the printer through the exchange of
information between the Macintosh and the printer.
Status Monitor Widget Feature
Monitoring Dell Printers
Allows you to check the status of Dell printers currently connected to your Macintosh
Alerts you to problems, such as paper jams or low toner
Allows you to access the web site to order supplies
Before Installing the Status Monitor Widget
Mac OS X 10.4.11
Mac OS X 10.5
Mac OS X 10.6
Mac OS X 10.7
Mac OS X 10.8
Network protocols and interfaces
USB 2.0 and 1.1 (When connecting with multiple printers of the same model via USB cables, only the printer
recognized first can be monitored in the Status Monitor Widget.)
Installing the Status Monitor Widget
1 Double-click the Status Monitor Installer icon in the Finder window.
2 Follow the on-screen instructions.
When the Install Succeeded screen appears, the installation is complete.
Entering the administrative login name and password are required during the installation process.
Understanding Your Printer Software