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HP LaserJet Enterprise M506 - Printer views

Printer front view

    Figure : Printer front view
  1. Top cover (access to the toner cartridge)
  2. Easy-access USB portInsert a USB flash drive for printing without a computer or to update the printer firmware.An administrator must enable this port before use.
  3. Standard output bin
  4. On/off button
  5. 4-line LCD control panel with keypad (n and dn models only)
  6. Hardware integration pocket for connecting accessory and third-party devices (dn and x models only)To use the hardware integration pocket (HIP), install the HP internal USB ports accessory (B5L28A). The USB port inside the HIP is not functional otherwise.
  7. Formatter cover
  8. Tray 2
  9. Model name
  10. Tray 1
  11. Control panel with color touchscreen display (x models only)
  12. 1 x 550-sheet paper feeder, Tray 3 (included with the x model, optional for the other models)Each printer model accepts up to three optional 1 x 550-sheet feeders (Trays 3, 4, and 5). Tray 3 is included with the x model.

Printer back view

    Figure : Printer rear view
  1. Rear door (access for clearing jams)
  2. Serial number and product number label
  3. Top-cover-release button
  4. Dust cover for Tray 2 (flips up when legal-size paper is loaded)
  5. Power connection
  6. Formatter (contains the interface ports)

Interface ports

    Figure : Interface ports
  1. Slot for a cable-type security lock
  2. Local area network (LAN) Ethernet (RJ-45) network port
  3. Hi-Speed USB 2.0 printing port
  4. USB port for connecting external USB devices (this port might be covered)For easy-access USB printing, use the USB port near the control panel.

Control-panel view (4-line control panel, n and dn models only)

Use the control panel to obtain printer and job status information and to configure the printer.
    Figure : Printer control panel
  1. Control-panel display
  2. Numeric keypad
  3. Clear button
  4. Folder button
  5. Home button
  6. Back button
  7. Down arrow
  8. Stop button
  9. OK button
  10. Help button
  11. Up arrow

Control-panel view (touchscreen control panel, x model only)

Tilt the control panel for easier viewing.
The Home screen provides access to the printer features and indicates the current status of the printer.
Return to the Home screen at any time by touching the Home button. Touch the Home button on the lower edge of the printer control panel, or touch the Home button in the upper-left corner of most screens.
The features that appear on the Home screen can vary, depending on the printer configuration.
    Figure : Printer control panel
  1. Printer status
  2. HP logo or Home button
  3. Stop button
  4. Sign In or Sign Out button
  5. Language Selection button
  6. Sleep button
  7. Network button
  8. Help button
  9. Scroll bar
  10. Features
  11. Home button






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