This article provides:
- -Information on improvements and new functionality obtainable by updating MFP firmware.
- -Code level interpretation.
- -Contact information to acquire the latest firmware updates.
- -A brief explanation of the various update methods.
IMPORTANT! Firmware code levels are routinely updated to provide the end user with the latest functionality and performance improvements.
This firmware update includes the following files:
Improvements and New Functions Improved Kerberos and LDAP functionality; for example, LDAP + GSSAPI will now use 'default' realm if none is provided. Improved security functionality Improved language translations Improved support for eSF (embedded solutions framework) applications Improvements in Copy shortcut functionality Improved Tips and Help screens Improved CR/LF (carriage return after line feed) in email subject and email address fields Improved debugging and memory cleanup Improved scan quality in relation to bleedthrough on scan and copy Improved control of 902.80 errors
Base64 encode the e-mail attachment filename if it contains UTF-8 characters
Communication issue where static IP address cannot talk accross local subnet Fix the #0 shortcut to enter manual fax Allow Oficio paper size to be compatible with staple option Corrected folder node detection on Bookmark Setup Page when Modify button is clicked New EWS feature: Form-based authentication method New EWS feature: Manual and Scheduled Disk Wiping New EWS feature: Alarm Control setting under Supply Notifications page New: Support for up to 25 Parked Jobs Added support for PAM authentication in eSF apps Added BACK button to initial setup wizard Now disable network NPA write with Network NPA Corrected certain touch-screen hang anomalies Modified project files so that manifest FLS_PROD_KEY_SUFFIX is changed from _prod to blank and FLS_DEVL_KEY_SUFFIX is _dev Fixes address book searching to properly use user credentials for the address book Fixed 900.41 error that occurred when canceling IPDS duplex job
- Color Touch Screen path: Menus > Reports > Menu Settings to print the settings page.
- Embedded web server path: Reports > Device Information to view code levels.
Code: Updates: P131_fullnet.fls
- Loader LR.MN.P131 -0
- Kernel FPR.APS.F116a
- Network N311c-O
- Base (LR.MN.P131)
- AIO LR.MN.P131
- Fax LR.MN.P131
- Network DrvrLR.MN.P131
- ES LR.MN.P131
- Engine .E114
- Scanner .S132
- UICC v3.16
- Panel v3.16
You will be required to contact Lexmark Technical Support before you attempt to perform any of the following firmware update methods.
This requirement helps guarantee that the following have been considered:
- -Proper diagnosis of the MFP
- -Necessity for the firmware update
- -Special firmware considerations, e.g. MICR (magnetic ink character recognition)
- -MFP Base code dependencies such as DLEs (downloadable language emulators): e.g. IPDS, PrintCryption, Prescribe options, among others
Method Information USB utility Click here. EWS method Enter http://mfp_IP_address, where IP address is the TCP/IP address of the MFP. Select Settings > Update Firmware. USB thumb drive Click here. FTP Click here. MarkVision Professional Visit http://www.markvisionprofessional.com/markvision/documentation.html to download the latest User's Guide and perform a search on Print Server updates or Generic File downloads. Printer File Loader (USB- Macintosh) Click here.
Click here for a Before and After illustration of the update.
If you need additional assistance, please contact Lexmark Technical Support. NOTE: When calling for support, you will be asked for your MFP machine/model type and serial number.
Please call from near the router, computer, and printer in case the technician on the phone asks you to perform a task involving one or all of these devices