Printer status and modes
Printer status is classified according to the following five modes.
The printer is ready to receive jobs sent from the computer. Jobs sent from the computer
are printed immediately.
Printing is paused on the printer. Any jobs sent from the computer are held without being
Printing is in progress on the printer. Jobs sent from the computer are printed after the cur-
rent job. The time left until printing is finished is indicated in the upper-right corner of the
screen. (Values exceeding 10 hours are not shown.)
The printer is in power-saving mode. The printer automatically enters Sleep mode to con-
serve power when idle for a specific period (by default, five minutes), that is, if no print
jobs are received or buttons are pressed while all covers are closed.
You can specify the period before the printer enters Sleep mode in the Sleep Timer menu.
(See "Menu Settings.")
After entering Sleep mode from Standby mode, the printer automatically recovers if print
jobs are received, and the jobs are printed.
The printer requires your attention. Any jobs sent from the computer cannot be processed.
The tab related to the error is displayed.
For information about the display in the case of multiple errors, see "Error display."
Operations and Display Screen
Control Panel Display