About This Manual

System Requirements

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Windows
Internet Explorer 8 and later
Microsoft Edge
Firefox 38 and later
Firefox ESR 38 and later
Chrome 45 and later (Online browsing only)
Mac OS
Safari 8 and later
Firefox 38 and later
Chrome 45 and later (Online browsing only)
iOS
Safari (iOS 6.0 and later)
Android
Chrome 45 and later (Online browsing only)

Symbols Used in This Manual

The following symbols are used in this manual to explain procedures, restrictions, handling precautions, and instructions that should be observed for safety.
 IMPORTANT
Indicates operational requirements and restrictions. Be sure to read these items carefully to operate the product correctly, and avoid damage to the product or property.
 NOTE
Indicates a clarification of an operation, or contains additional explanations for a procedure. Reading these notes is highly recommended.

Buttons Used in This Manual

The following symbols and key/button names are a few examples of how keys on the device and buttons on computer operation screens to be clicked or pressed are expressed in this manual:
Device Touch Panel Display Keys: [Key Name]
        Examples:
[Log In]
[OK]
Control Panel Keys: Key Icon (Key Name)
        Examples:
 (Start)
 -  (Numeric Keys)
Buttons/Menu Commands on Computer Operation Screens: [Button/Menu Command Name]
        Examples:
[Log In]
[OK]
NOTE
The procedures in this manual assume that the [Settings]/[Start] menu and Control Panel display have not been customized after the Windows installation.

Displays Used in This Manual

Screen shots of computer operation screens used in this manual may differ from the ones you actually see, depending on the operating system and the model or options that come with your device.
The items which you should select/click are marked with a , as shown below.
When multiple items can be selected/clicked, they are circled, and mentioned in the order in which they should be selected or clicked.

Abbreviations Used in This Manual

In this manual, product and model names are abbreviated as follows:
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 operating system:
Windows Server 2008
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 operating system:
Windows Server 2008 R2
Microsoft Windows Server 2012 operating system:
Windows Server 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 operating system:
Windows Server 2012 R2
Microsoft Windows Vista operating system:
Windows Vista
Microsoft Windows 7 operating system:
Windows 7
Microsoft Windows 8 operating system:
Windows 8
Microsoft Windows 8.1 operating system:
Windows 8.1
Microsoft Windows 10 operating system:
Windows 10
Microsoft Windows operating system:
Windows
Windows Internet Explorer
Internet Explorer
Canon Access Management System:
AMS
Canon ACCESS MANAGEMENT SYSTEM Printer Driver Add-in:
AMS Printer Driver Add-in

Terms Used in This Manual

The term "device" refers to multi functional peripherals (MFP) manufactured by Canon.
This manual uses the term "Active Directory authentication" to refer to "Server Authentication (Active Directory)".
This manual uses the term "Windows Server 2008" to refer to the both of Windows Server 2008 (x64) and Windows Server 2008 (x86).
This manual uses the term "Windows Server 2012" to refer to both Windows Server 2012 and Windows Server 2012 R2.
This manual uses the term "Windows 8" to refer to both Windows 8 and Windows 8.1.
This manual uses the term "Windows server operating system" to refer to Windows Server 2008/Windows Server 2008 R2/Windows Server 2012.
This manual uses the term "Windows client operating system" to refer to Windows Vista/Windows 7/Windows 8/Windows10.
Some products described in this manual may not be available, depending on the region.