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Enabling and Disabling Attachments

Do this task whenever you need to enable (functionally connect) or disable (disconnect) the printer from the controlling computer system channel. Note that enabling and disabling an attachment is not the same as physically attaching or detaching the attachment.

To accept commands and data from the system, a controlling computer system channel must be enabled, and the printer must be Ready.

You need to enable attachments whenever you do the following:

The enable/disable status of installed host attachments may be set differently between duplex and dual simplex modes and between Printer 1 and Printer 2 in dual simplex.