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Lexmark B3442

Lexmark B3442

Connecting a mobile device to the printer

Note:  This feature is available only in some printer models.

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 >  > On > 
  • View the Wi‑Fi Direct SSID. From the control panel, navigate to:
  • Settings >  > Network/Ports >  > Wi‑Fi Direct >  > SSID > 
  • View the preshared key (PSK). From the control panel, navigate to:
  • Settings >  > Network/Ports >  > Wi‑Fi Direct >  > Set PSK > 

    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 xy are two random characters) is added before the SSID.

  3. Enter the preshared key.

    Note:  The preshared key is the password.

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