Every time you power on your printer, the LCD screen should be similar to the one pictured in Figure 3.1. This splash screen only lasts for a few seconds, so you may miss seeing it.
If, however, you should instead see a screen with two horizontal black bars (as pictured in Figure 3.2), then your printer either does not have firmware loaded or has an electrical problem.
The splash screen contains the following information:
If you miss seeing the splash screen, much of this information may also be found in the “Version Information” item under the “Utilities” menu, Section 3.7.22.
After a few seconds, the splash screen is dismissed and replaced by the main menu, Section 3.2.