WARNING! A network settings reset requires running the Wireless Setup Utility (PC), the Lexmark Setup Assistant (MAC) or, depending on your circumstances, a full reinstallation of the software.
CAUTION: If your wireless indicator light is green, perform this procedure as a last resort. Review Communication Error despite a Green WiFi Light first. It is also recommended that you print the network settings page before performing this procedure.
Blue - 1st line of display
Red - 2nd line of display
Step Action 1 Press Settings to display Settings/ <Maintenance> on the display. 2 Press to display Settings/ <Network Setup>. 3 Press to display Network Setup/ <Print Setup Page>. 4 Press to display Network Setup/ <Wireless Setup>. 5 Press to display Wireless Setup/ <Network Name>. 6 Press twice to display Wireless Setup/ <Reset Wireless Adapter to Factory defaults>. 7 Press to display the scrolling message This will reset all wireless network adapter settings. Are you sure?. 8 Press or to change the value from No to Yes, and press .
NOTE: This procedure is the same on the X35XX and X45XX series products, but some of the default values are different.
Setting Default Value / Explanation Status Not Connected Bitrate 0 Mbps (megabits per second) End-of-Job (EOJ) 90 sec. UAA (MAC Address) 12-digit hexadecimal hardware address. Unique hardware address used as an identifier during configuration and setup of printer, e.g. 00200009A0A5
NOTE: You may also see this value on a sticker on the back of the printer.
Firmware Version NET.MH.N206 current as of 06/06/07 Password Not set TCP/IP Active On Enable DHCP On Address Source Manual Address Address assigned by (DHCP-enabled) access point.
If unable to obtain a DHCP-administered address, Auto IP will assign a 169.254.#.# address.
Netmask 255.255.255.0 Gateway IP address of router or wireless router, e.g. http ://192.168.0.1 or similar. This value is often used to access your router's web page. Zero Configuration Name 6500 Series
NOTE: This setting can be changed during the software installation.
Wireless BSS Type Ad hoc (computer-to-printer). This value will change to Infrastructure after configuration with the access point. Commonly known as the connection type or mode. SSID Print Server (09A0A5*)
*This value is unique to each individual printer. Your value will be different. Notice that this value is the last six characters of the UAA (MAC address).
Wireless Security Mode Disabled until configured. WPA or WPA2 is highly recommended, but WEP will work Signal Strength Not listed Current Access Point Not listed Current Channel Not listed (1-14) when configured Quality Not listed (Poor, Ok, Good, Excellent) when configured. Pairwise Cipher Not listed (TKIP ) is an example encryption type. This value is dependent on Wireless Security Mode. Groupwise Cipher Not listed (TKIP) is an example. Trouble Code Can't find Wireless Network
Please contact Lexmark Technical Support for additional assistance. NOTE: When calling for support, you will need your printer model type and serial number.
Please call from near the printer in case the technician asks you to perform a task involving the device.