The MyQ Sharp Embedded terminal is a web based embedded terminal, no applications are running directly on the printing device, no data is stored on the device; all files are saved in the MyQ directory and the device exchanges data with MyQ via the HTTP protocol. The communication port is set manually within the installation of the terminal.

The terminal enables simple management of print jobs on a touchscreen display and offers a number of advanced features, such as multiple login options, or scanning by a single touch. It can communicate with multiple types of USB card readers.


  • The terminal requires a printing device equipped with a hard drive.

  • The printing device must be equipped with the MX-AMX2 Application Communication Module (ACM) and MX-AMX3 External Accounting Module (EAM). For the terminal version 8.1 patch 4+, the MX-AMX2 Application Communication Module (ACM) is recommended.

  • AMX3 license has to be activated on the printing device.

  • SNMP has to be active on the printing device.

  • .NET 4.7.2 or newer needs to be installed on the MyQ print server.

  • The latest firmware needs to be installed on the printing device.

  • The IP or Hostname of the printing device has to be valid.

  • The correct time and date must be set on the printing device to avoid issues with the Scan to Me functionality.

Communication protocols and ports

If SSL is on, it is used for the following events

MyQ Server

(Protocol: Port - Description)


(Protocol: Port - Description)


(Protocol: Port - Description)

All types of events go through SSL

  • HTTP or HTTPS: 8090 (default) - it depends on the configuration in MyQ Easy Config.

  • SMTP: 25 (default) - it depends on the port configured in MyQ, Settings, Network, SMTP. (Used for Panel Scan to Email)

HTTP: 8081 to 8089 (default) - It depends on the port selected during the installation of package on server. This is used only in localhost.

HTTP or HTTPS (depends on "Allow unsecure communication" in MyQ Easy Config)

Default ports for Sharp OSA (Extended Platform):

  • HTTP - 10080

  • HTTPS - 10443

Otherwise any port from the 0-65535 range