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Lexmark CX725

Lexmark CX725

Connecting a mobile device to the printer

Before connecting your mobile device, make sure to do the following:

  • Enable Wi‑Fi Direct in the printer. From the control panel, navigate to: Settings > Network/Ports > Wireless > Enable Wi‑Fi Direct.
  • Show the preshared key (PSK) on the Network Setup Page. From the control panel, navigate to: Settings > Network/Ports > Wi‑Fi Direct > Show PSK on Setup Page.
  • Print the Network Setup Page. From the control panel, navigate to: Settings > Reports > Network > Network Setup Page.

    Connecting using Wi‑Fi Direct

  1. From the mobile device, go to the settings menu.

  2. Enable Wi‑Fi, and then tap Wi‑Fi Direct.

  3. Select the printer SSID.

  4. Confirm the connection on the printer control panel.

    Connecting using Wi‑Fi

  1. From the mobile device, go to the settings menu.

  2. Tap Wi‑Fi, and then select the printer SSID.

    Note:  The string DIRECT-xy (where x and y are two random characters) is added before the SSID.

  3. Enter the PSK.

    Note:  The PSK is the password.

Notes:

  • You can change the SSID on the control panel. Navigate to: Settings > Network/Ports > Wi‑Fi Direct > SSID.
  • You can also change the PSK on the control panel. Navigate to: Settings > Network/Ports > Wi‑Fi Direct > Set PSK.
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