1 overview, 1 printer controller, Role of the printer controller – Konica Minolta bizhub C550 User Manual
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The printer controller is a device for performing printing functions and net-
work printing functions with this machine.
Role of the printer controller
The printer controller is built into the machine.
You can print from applications on the computer connected to the printing
system. When using this machine as a network printer, you can print from
applications on the computer.
Available printer controller functions
The printer controller provides the following functions.
Printing from a computer (using the PCL printer driver or PS printer driver)
Support of network protocols including TCP/IP (IPv4/IPv6), NetBEUI,
IPX/SPX, and AppleTalk
Direct printing over a network using SMB (Windows), LPR, and IPP print-
Access to settings for this machine and the printer controller from a client
computer over the network (using a Web browser)
Control of the number of pages printed (“User Authentication” and “Ac-
count Track” functions)
Fax operations using a computer (fax transmission)
To perform fax operations, optional fax kit FK-502 is required.