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chris31849 New Member
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Connect laptop

Product Name: WorkCentre 7830/7835/7845/7855
Operating System: Windows 10

I need to update my wifi password. I need to access the settings page by connecting a laptop directly to the copier.

How do I do that?

what cable do I use to connect a laptop to access the settings window?

 

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Analyst Nation Moderator Joe053204-hcl
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Re: Connect laptop

You need a crossover cable.

 

From the Windows 7 client Workstation do the following;

  • Click start/control panel/Network and Sharing Centre.
  • Under “view you active connections” click the hyperlink below “Access Type: Internet” on your active connection.
  • Click the properties radio button.
  • Select Internet Protocol version 4 and click the properties radio button.
  • Select “Use the following IP address” and enter the following;

IP Address: 10.1.1.1

Subnet mask: 255.255.255.0

Gateway: [leave-it-blank]

DNS Servers: [leave-it-blank]

  • Click ok and close the control Panel.

From the Printer

  • Work with your printer vender to access the tcp/ip v4 settings of the network card and enter the following;

IP Address: 10.1.1.2

Subnet mask: 255.255.255.0

Gateway: [leave-it-blank]

DNS Servers: [leave-it-blank]

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