Ensure that you create and fund your postage account. You load funds to your meter from your postage account. You must have funds available in your Reserve Account, USPS® prepaid account, or be using Purchase Power®. See Paying for Postage to learn how to put money in your account.
When connected, view the amount of prepaid funds and credit available in your postage account. These funds are in your account, not on your meter, and include your initial deposit.
Enter the amount of postage funds (in whole dollars) that you want to transfer from your account to your meter.
Select Yes to confirm your choice and Yes again to print a receipt, if needed.
Note: You can fund your initial postage payment with a previous deposit or transferred funds.
Step 8: Print a receipt
Insert a blank envelope or tape sheet into your meter.
Follow the directions on your meter screen to print a receipt.
Step 9: Download system updates
Once postage is added to your meter, additional features that you may have ordered also get downloaded. Your meter also checks to make sure all software and postage rate data is up-to-date.
If you need an update, you get prompted to perform the necessary steps. Follow the instructions on your screen to complete the process.
When the Installation Successful screen displays, select OK. Your meter is now ready to run mail.
Step 10: (Optional) Install your scale, moistener, or stacker