Viewing the embedded web server

Before you can use the embedded web server, the HP Jetdirect print server must be configured with an IP address. The print server may already be configured for IP as part of the software installation check for its IP address on the configuration page. If it is not configured, see ways to configure an IP address overview of IP and IP addressing. After an IP address is established on the print server, perform the following steps. 1. Run a supported web browser. 2. Enter the IP address of the...

Reference on queues

In the procedure below you will set up a print queue for each printer or printer personality (PCL or PostScript) used on each system. Also, different queues are required for formatted and unformatted files. You can use the queue names listed in the following table. defined by user optionally including commend strings before and after the print data The line printer daemon treats data in an text queue as unformatted or ASCII text, and adds a carriage return to each line before sending it to the...

Moving the print server to another IP network

When moving an HP Jetdirect print server configured with an IP address to a new network, ensure that the IP address does not conflict with addresses on the new network. 1. First, do one of the following o Change the IP address to one usable on the new network. o Erase the current IP address and configure another address after you are installed on the new network. 2. Then reset the print server to factory defaults instructions 3. Finally, do one of the following o If the print server was...

In UNIX

Arp-s 192.168.45.39 00 01 E6 a2 31 98 ping 192.168.45.39 Once the IP address has been set on the print server, additional arp and ping commands will be ignored. Once the IP address is configured, arp and ping cannot be used unless the print server is reset to factory values (see cold reset). On UNIX systems, the arp -s command may vary between different systems. Some BSD-based systems expect the IP address (or host name) in reverse order. Other systems may require additional parameters. See...

The installation sequence for DHCP or Bootptftp setup

Refer to procedure. 2. Install the hardware power on the print server. Refer to procedure. 3. For Windows computers, run the Install Network Printer wizard on each client to load driver and set up the print path. Return to the initial screen for this CD, and select the Install button for the Install Network Printer wizard. To configure the device, the client broadcasts a boot request packet containing at least the hardware address of the device (HP Jetdirect...

Home tab Home page

The Home page is initially displayed when entering the embedded web server. When it is not displayed, click on the Home tab at the top of the web page. The Home page displays a generic printer graphic to represent the attached printing device, and it provides status information for the HP Jetdirect print server (as illustrated above). However, if your attached printer contains a compatible embedded web server of its own, status for both devices is displayed on printer home page. Clicking Device...

Microsoft Supplied Software

Note Contact Microsoft Corp. for support of Windows IPP software Windows 2000 Integrated Software On Windows 2000 systems, an alternative to using the HP-supplied software is to use the IPP-client software integrated with Windows 2000. The IPP implementation on the HP Jetdirect print server is compatible with Windows 2000 IPP-client software. To set up a print path to an HP Jetdirect-connected Internet printer using the Windows 2000 IPP-client software, proceed as follows 1. Open the Printers...

HP Jetdirect Software Solutions Summary

For HP Jetdirect 175x external print server Internet connector for USB and HP Jetdirect 310x external print server Internet connector for USB HP provides a variety of software solutions to set up or manage your HP Jetdirect-connected network devices. Use this table to help you determine which software is best for you. HP Install Network Printer Wizard Windows Windows 95, 98, Me, NT 4.0, 2000, XP Install a single network printer on a peer-to-peer or client-server network Simple printer...