Setting IPv6 addresses
The machine supports the following IPv6 addresses for network printing and
Link-local Address: Self-configured local IPv6 address (Address starts with
Stateless Address: Automatically configured IPv6 address by a network
Stateful Address: IPv6 address configured by a DHCPv6 server.
Manual Address: Manually configured IPv6 address by a user.
DHCPv6 address configuration (Stateful)
If you have a DHCPv6 server on your network, you can set one of the following
options for default dynamic host configuration.
(Menu) button on the control panel.
Press Network > TCP/IP (IPv6) > DHCPv6 Config.
Press OK to select the required value you want.
DHCPv6 Addr.: Always use DHCPv6 regardless of router request.
DHCPv6 Off: Never use DHCPv6 regardless of router request.
Router: Use DHCPv6 only when requested by a router.
From the Embedded Web Service
For models that do not have the display screen on the control panel, you
need to access Embedded Web Service first using the IPv4 address and
follow the below procedure to use IPv6.
Access a web browser, such as Internet Explorer, from Windows. Enter
the machine IP address (http://xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx) in the address field and
press the Enter key or click Go.
If it's your first time logging into Embedded Web Service you need to
log-in as an administrator. Type in the below default ID and password.
When the Embedded Web Service window opens, move the mouse
cursor over the Settings of the top menu bar and then click Network
Click TCP/IPv6 on the left pane of the website.
Check the IPv6 Protocol check box to activate IPv6.
Check the Manual Address check box. Then, the Address/Prefix text
box is activated.
2. Using a Network-Connected Machine