TCP/IP Connection

1.
Open [System Preferences] → click [Print & Fax], [Print & Scan], or [Printers & Scanners].
2.
Click [+].
If you are using Mac OS X 10.7 or later, and there are shared printers or Bonjour supported devices on the network, click [+] and select [Add Other Printer or Scanner].
3.
Select [IP] → select [Line Printer Daemon - LPD] from [Protocol].
NOTE
For [Internet Printing Protocol - IPP], you can select printer models that support IPP (Internet Printing Protocol), but you can use this setting only with IPv4.
4.
Enter the IP address of the device you are going to use in [Address] → select [Select Printer Software]/[Select Software] from [Print Using]/[Use].
<If you enter an IPv6 address>
Mac OS X 10.7 and later:
Enter a link-local unicast address, unicast address, or global unicast address in [Address].
When entering a link-local unicast address, if required, enter a network interface that has "%" added to the end of the address.
You can enter an abbreviated notation unicast address.
When entering a global unicast address, you can set a DNS name if a DNS server that supports IPv6 has been specified beforehand in the network settings for the computer you are using.
Although there may be a message saying that you have entered an incorrect address even if you have entered the correct IPv6 address, you can still add the printer.
5.
Select the driver corresponding to the device you are going to use from the list → click [OK].
NOTE
For the driver name corresponding to your device, refer to the Readme file. For details on how to view the Readme file, see "Referring to the Readme File and Help."
6.
Click [Add].
7.
Confirm that the device has been added → close the dialog box.
Confirm that the driver name selected in the step 5 is displayed beside [Kind].
If you are using Mac OS X 10.10 or later, or if you add a MF8000 series, MF8000C series, MF8300 series, and/or MF8300C series device in a Mac OS X 10.9 or earlier environment and update the macOS, perform the following procedure.
Click [Options & Supplies] in the [Printers & Scanners] dialog box.
Click [Utility] → [Open Printer Utility].
If use version 10.2.0 or an earlier version of the printer driver in a Mac OS X 10.9 or earlier environment and add a MF8000 series, MF8000C series, MF8300 series, and/or MF8300C series device, you will not be able to print if you perform a macOS update. In such cases, you need to delete the printer(s) and perform the above procedure after adding the printer(s) again with the latest driver.
After this, set the options of the device (see "Setting the Printer Options").