How do I connect my product with a Wi-Fi Direct connection?

  • See below.

    Enabling Wi-Fi Direct Mode (Simple AP)

    You can enable Wi-Fi Direct mode to allow direct communication between your product and computer or other devices (up to 8) without a wireless router or access point.
    1. Press the  home button, if necessary.
    2. Select the icon. You see a screen like this:

    3. Select Wi-Fi Direct.
    4. Select Start Setup.
    5. Select Start Setup again. You see a screen like this:

    6. Use your computer or wireless device to select the Wi-Fi network name (SSID) displayed on the LCD screen and enter the displayed password.

      Note: You can also scan the QR Code on the LCD screen to view online setup instructions.

    7. When you are finished, scroll down on the product's LCD screen and select Dismiss.
    8. Press the  home button to return to the Home screen. The Wi-Fi Direct icon displayed on the LCD screen indicates if Wi-Fi Direct is enabled on the product. If your device is not connected, repeat step 6 and make sure you enter the password correctly.

      If you are printing from a computer, make sure you installed the network software as described on the Start Here sheet.

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