MFPs - Kyocera

Argos OnBoard for Kyocera tracks walkup copy and scan jobs on Kyocera MFPs.

Before You Start

To install, you'll need:

  • IP address of your Kyocera MFP
  • Argos 8 or higher installed
  • At least one user with a PIN code in Argos
  • Portable USB Drive or Kyocera Net Admin tool

Install the Application on your MFP

To add Argos OnBoard for Kyocera to an MFP, you can either load the application onto a USB drive, and then copy to the MFP, or use the Kyocera NetInstall tool. This document includes instructions for manually installing via USB.

  1. Copy the Application from c:\ArgosInstallers\Kyocera to a USB drive, and plug it into the USB port on the right-side of the Kyocera's display panel.
  2. Click the "System Menu" button on the keypad of the MFP.
  3. If prompted, log in using an administrative account. A default Kyocera user/password is Admin/Admin.
  4. Click "User Login/Job Accounting"
  5. Click "Unknown ID Job" and set to "Permit". If this change is not made, users will not be able to print once Argos OnBoard is installed.
  6. Click "OK", then "Close".
  7. From the System Menu, choose "Applications"
  8. Click "Add" to add a new application
  9. If the USB drive is installed, you will see "Argos OnBoard Copy and Scan Tracking" in the list. Check the box.
  10. Click "Install".
  11. Click "Yes" from the "Are you sure?" screen.
  12. Select Argos and click "Activate".
  13. Click "Yes" from the "Are you sure?" screen. 
  14. The application is now activated. Before it is used, it must be connected to your Argos server.

Create and Associate the MFP in Argos

  1. Open Argos Manager and click "Printers".
  2. Press the + icon at the top right of the Printer group column, hover over Integration and then click "OnBoard for Kyocera MFP".
  3. Enter the IP address of the MFP in the "Network Address" field. 
  4. Click "Associate…"
  5. Enter a printer name (Kyocera MFP 2nd Floor, for example)  on the "Printer Information" page.
  6. The MFP is now ready to use.

Kyocera Net Admin install

If installing Argos OnBoard on multiple machines, Kyocera's Net Admin utility can be used to push the application.

One-Touch Login

Argos OnBoard for Kyocera supports One-Touch Login using the Card Authentication Kit, available from Kyocera.

Supported Printers

Argos OnBoard for Kyocera is supported on Kyocera HyPAS-enabled MFPs the support version 2.0 and higher of the HyPAS SDK.

The current list of supported printers includes:

TASKalfa 3050ci, TASKalfa 3550ci, TASKalfa 4550ci, TASKalfa 5550ci, TASKalfa 3500i, TASKalfa 4500i, TASKalfa 5500i, TASKalfa 6550ci, TASKalfa 7550ci, TASKalfa 6500i, TASKalfa 8000i, TASKalfa/CS 5551ci, TASKalfa/CS 4551ci, TASKalfa/CS 3551ci, TASKalfa/CS 3051ci, TASKalfa/CS 5501i, TASKalfa/CS 4501i, TASKalfa/CS 3501i , FS-C2526MFP, FS-C2626MFP, FS-3540MFP, FS-3640MFP

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