Before connecting your mobile device, make sure that Wi‑Fi Direct has been configured. For more information, see Configuring Wi‑Fi Direct.
Connecting using Wi‑Fi Direct
Note: These instructions apply only to Android mobile devices.
From the mobile device, go to the settings menu.
Enable Wi‑Fi, and then tap Wi‑Fi Direct.
Select the printer Wi-Fi Direct name.
Confirm the connection on the printer control panel.
Connecting using Wi‑Fi
Tap Wi‑Fi, and then select the printer Wi-Fi Direct name.
Note: The string DIRECT-xy (where x and y are two random characters) is added before the Wi-Fi Direct name.
Enter the Wi-Fi Direct password.
Connect your printer securely to a wireless network.
Connecting a computer to the printer using Wi‑Fi Direct is easy. Here are the steps.