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How do I change the Power Off Timer setting in OS X?

    You can use the printer software to change the time period before the printer turns off automatically.
  • Do one of the following:
    • Mac OS X 10.6/10.7: In the Apple menu or the Dock, select System Preferences. Select Print & Fax or Print & Scan, select your product, and select Options & Supplies. Select Utility and select Open Printer Utility.
    • Mac OS X 10.5: In the Apple menu or the Dock, select System Preferences. Select Print & Scan, select your product, and select Open Print Queue. Select Utility.
  • Select Printer Settings. You see this window:
  • Select the time period you want as the Power Off Timer setting.
  • Click Apply.
Published:  Apr 2, 2012 Was this helpful​? Thank you for the feedback!
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