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Scan to the IP Address of the SMB Server Instead of the Host Name

Article Id: x_wc7120_en-O16952 | Published: 01/21/2019

Product support for
  • WorkCentre® 5300 Series
  • WorkCentre™ 7120/7125

Determine the IP Address of the Windows Computer:

NOTE: Perform this action on the Computer or Server on which the SMB Share is located.

  1. Open the Start Menu.
  2. Type CMD into the search field.
  3. Select Command Prompt.
  4. Type the command IPCONFIG and press Enter.
  5. The IPv4 Address will be displayed under the active network adapter (Ethernet or Wireless LAN). This Address will consist of 4 groups of numbers separated by periods (example:

Modify the File Repository on CentreWare Internet Services (CWIS):

  1. Access Centreware Internet Services (CWIS). See the Related Content for additional information.
  2. Select the Properties tab.
  3. Select Services.
  4. Select Network Scanning.
  5. Select File Repository Setup. The File Repository Setup window will be displayed.
  6. Select the Required File Destination.
  7. Select Edit.
  8. Enter the IP Address for the SMB Server into the Host Name / IP Address & Port field.
  9. Select Apply to save changes.

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