The HP Officejet Pro 6968 is an all in one printer which provides vivid color, sharp and high quality print with quick printing speeds of up to 12 black-and-white or eight color pages per minute. It has advanced technologies like web print, wireless connection etc.
Also you can connect it with mobile printing which makes printing more simple. Follow the below steps for HP Officejet Pro 6968 wireless setup.
Unpack the printer and remove all the protective tape and labels from the printer box
Connect the power cord with the printer and connect the other end to the power socket
Switch on the computer and the printer
Then, take the Officejet printer from the box and keep it on a flat surface. Peel off the blue-colored tapes from the printer. Also, remove the packing materials.
After that, unpack the power cord provided in the printer box and link the cable to the respective port of the printer and power socket.
Then, power up the Officejet 5740 printer by pressing its power button. Configure the preferences on the control panel of the printer. Lift the top access door.
Unpack the ink cartridges enclosed with the printer package.
Peel off the tapes on the cartridges.
Insert the cartridges into the corresponding slots.
Load the input tray with suitable papers.
Arrange the cartridges utilizing the alignment sheet. Then Click on the Settings option
After that, select wireless setup wizard option
Visit the official website and go to the driver download homepage
Enter in the printer model number and begin the download
Follow the on-screen prompts once the software is downloaded to start the wireless setup
Select the wireless option under connection type
Find your wireless network from the list of available networks.
Enter your password and make sure to connect to the same network as your computer.
Click on connect after entering your password, and your wireless setup is complete.
First, connect your printer and computer using a USB cable.
Then, eject the CD drive from the computer. After that, push the drive in after inserting the disc.
The computer detects the disc automatically and opens the folder that contains the setup files.
If not, go to My Computer and then open the folder.
Select the OS version and locate the setup file.
Right-click the file and pick the Copy option from the drop-down menu.
Now choose a destination path to save the file.
Finally, open the folder and right-click on it again to proceed further.
First, to begin with installation, know your wireless network name and security keyword. Switch on the Wireless router and Windows computer.
After that, establish a connection between the Windows computer and wireless router, to which you have decided to connect your 123.hp.com/officejetpro6968 Printer.
Then locate the HP Officejet pro 6968 Printer close to the Windows computer for easy access.
Also make sure the HP Officejet pro 6968 Printer is within the optimum range of the wireless router.
Then to connect to the wireless network in HP Officejet pro 6968, visit the Printer device control panel.
Now choose the wireless wizard from the control panel. If the network name is available on the wireless wizard list, click on the network name.
If the network name is not available, then type your wireless network name and password and configure the wizard settings.
After adding the network name, follow the setup instructions for connecting to the wireless network.
To download and install the HP Officejet pro 6968 Printer software switch on the printer device and Windows computer.
After that, visit the HP site to download 123.hp.com’setup Officejet pro 6968 driver.
Type the Printer model name and give the next option, until you reach the Driver download page.
From the Driver download page, choose the compatible HP Officejet pro 6968 Printer driver.
Finally, download and install the HP Officejet pro 6968 Printer driver with the manual instructions.
First, to prepare for installation the router and computer must be switched on.
Printer should be ready with paper in the input tray and ink in the ink cartridge.
Also disconnect the USB cables if any are connected to it.
Finally, the printer must be ‘ON’.
The router and the computer must be close to each other for better accessibility.
To restore default wireless settings on the printer, wake the printer by pressing the power button for stability.
Suppose the wireless light is not blinking, press the ‘Wireless’ and ‘cancel’ button simultaneously for a few seconds.
Now, proceed by continuing to install the software.
Using HP auto wireless Complete the software setup.
To install the printer software navigate to the setup page and click download and then open HP Easy Start.
Then, click the Set Up My HP option and click Accept.
After that, on the printer control panel, check for the light. Then, under the connect screen select your HP Officejet pro 6968 printer and click Continue.
Now, type the required details and select the Join option.
HP Easy Start requests access to the network and click Allow.
Finally, click Add printer to create the queue to start printing.
First, set up the HP Officejet pro 6968 printer to a power outlet.
Then, power On the printer and the laptop that you use to print.
Turn On the router and make sure that it provides a stable internet connection.
After that, enable the Wi-Fi option on your printer’s control panel.
Switch On the Wi-Fi feature on your computer’s taskbar.
Check whether both the devices connect to your network automatically.
If the auto-connection fails, navigate to the Wireless Settings menu.
Now select the Scan devices option and wait for a few seconds.
Finally, pick your desired network from the list of available networks.
The network turns active once the devices get connected.
So follow the above mentioned steps for HP Officejet pro 6968 wireless printer setup.
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