How To Create A Custom Program (Favorite) On Sharp Copier

​The Sharp MX Series printers have a wonderful interface that can be customized to your office workflow, down to the individual user. The buttons on the screen can be as complex or watered down as you’d like. We are often asked how to create custom programs on the Sharp copiers for a specific set of functions. It’s quite simple once you know how to do it. One-touch keys can save you a lot of time if you’re constantly pressing several buttons to perform your job at the copier’s touch screen.
Follow along with the instructional video below, or look further down the page for step-by-step picture instructions.
How To Create Programs or Favorites on a Sharp MX Printer Scanner Copier:

  1. Go to either Copy or Scan Mode
  2. Choose the settings that you want to store in the program(favorite) you’re creating
  3. Touch Program Registration
  4. Touch an unused program number
  5. Name the program using the keyboard on the screen
  6. Choose whether you want the button on the Home Screen or in the Favorites Menu
  7. Touch the emtpy password box to bring up the keyboard
  8. Enter the admin password using the keyboard on the screen; the default password is admin – touch OK
  9. View your success message
  10. Registration is complete – test out your new one-touch key program

The procedure is virtually the same for scanning mode. We hope this makes your life simpler and reduces your time spent standing at your Sharp copier, even though you love it so much.
Sharp spent a lot of time developing this interface to make it as user-friendly as possible. With our tips and tricks you can streamline your workflow down to the individual user in your office.