■ HDD ALL ERASE
Speciﬁes whether to completely erase the printed or deleted data from the hard
disk. By erasing data completely, readout of the data by special software is
If ON is speciﬁed, the printer performs the process for completely erasing the data
when deleting the data in the hard disk.
If OFF is speciﬁed, the printer does not perform the process for completely
erasing the data.
The HDD All Erase function is effective only for the jobs received after you specify
ON for this setting. The jobs received before you specify ON for this setting are not
completely erased. In this case, cycle the power of the printer or perform a hard
If ON is speciﬁed, the printer may take time to process the data in order to perform
the process for completely erasing the data.
This item is displayed only when an optional hard disk is installed.
■ QUICK FORMAT
Erases the contents of the hard disk.
QUICK FORMAT performs a quick format of the hard disk. Perform this operation
when a problem has occurred to the hard disk.
If the problem is not solved by executing QUICK FORMAT, perform STD FORMAT.
If the message <CANNOT EXECUTE> appears when QUICK FORMAT is
executed, the hard disk is not formatted.
When performing QUICK FORMAT, remove all the interface cables (the LAN cable,
USB cable, and printer cable) connected to this printer.
This item is displayed only when an optional hard disk is installed, and HDD ALL
ERASE is set to OFF.
SETUP Menu Settings