The HP Officejet Pro 8100 is an all in one printer with advanced technologies like wireless printing etc which simplify the printing process. Also it provides high quality outputs. Its compact and compatible design saves more space. Follow the below mentioned steps for HP Officejet Pro 8100 wireless setup.
UNBOX THE PRINTER-First, remove the printer box by removing tapes and stickers.
Then, keep it on a flat surface to proceed. Next, take off all the packaging material from
the accessories. Now unpack the printer accessories and finish the unboxing process
for the HP Officejet pro 8100 setup.
CONNECT THE POWER CORD TO HP OFFICEJET PRO 8100 PRINTER-First, insert
one end of the cord to the printer and the other end to the power socket. Then, verify
the stable power connection. After that, switch on the printer after basic HP Officejet Pro
8100 setup. Finally, wait for the printer to power on.
INSTALLATION OF INK CARTRIDGES-First, turn on your printer and open the access
door. Then, clean the access area and unwrap the new HP ink cartridges. Next, remove
the plastic wrappings from the cartridge and insert. Locate according to the color-coding
and close the access door. Finally, assign a print task and get b/w and color printouts
LOAD PAPER ON TRAY FOR HP OFFICEJET PRO 8100-First, turn on your HP
Officejet Pro 8100 printer and lift the input paper tray. Then, clear all the paper clots and
remove all the protective materials. Clean the print heads and stuff the printing sheets
into them. Look for damaged edges of printing sheets and remove them. Finally, close
the input paper tray and continue printing files at ease.
First, to prepare for 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/Ojpro8100 Printer.
Then locate the HP Officejet Pro 8100 Printer close to the Windows computer for easy access.
Also make sure the HP Officejet Pro 8100 Printer is within the optimum range of the wireless router.
Then to connect to the wireless network in HP Officejet Pro 8100, 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 8100 Printer software switch on the printer device and Windows computer.
After that, visit the HP site to download 123.hp.com’setup 8100 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 8100 Printer driver.
Finally, download and install the HP Officejet Pro 8100 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 8100 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 detach the computer temporarily from the wireless network.
Suppose the software is not in connection with the 123.hp.com/setup 8100 printer or to your wireless network.
Then under the Network menu or by touching the wireless option which is present.
Finally, you can do the alteration using the Reset network settings option from the control panel.
First touch and hold the Information button until the other control panel buttons light turns up.
Then subsequently, touch the Information and Cancel buttons simultaneously to print the page.
Now, touch the Information, Cancel, and Resume buttons together to turn on Wi-Fi Direct on your printer.
Next, visit the Wi-Fi settings on your computer and then choose your printer named HP=Setup<93_Officejet pro 8100 series.
Finally, visit Printing with Wi-Fi Direct and set up the printer.
So follow the above mentioned steps for HP Officejet 8100 wireless setup. We made it
in simple points for your easy understanding. We hope it was helpful for you. For any
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