HP Printer setup & Install

Setting up a HP Printer includes:

HP Smart APP download

If you’re an Android user, you’re probably familiar with the HP Smart app. It’s a handy tool that lets you control your HP printer from your phone or tablet. But what you may not know is that the HP Smart app has some great new features! With the latest update, you can now scan documents and photos directly to your device, and print them wirelessly. So if you’re looking for a convenient way to scan and print documents on the go, the HP Smart app is the solution you’ve been looking for.

 We’ll walk you through the steps of downloading the app, whether you’re using a computer or a mobile device. So, read on to get started!

If you’re using a computer, you can download the HP Smart APP from the HP website. 

Go to this page and click on the Download HP Smart button.

1. You’ll need to download HP Smart APP

2. Once the app has downloaded, open it and Install the APP 

3. Once you’ve installed the app, open it up and sign in with your HP account information.

4.Once you’re logged in, you’ll be taken to the main screen of the app. From here, you can see all of the printers that are connected to your account.

5. To print a document, simply select the printer you want to use and drag and drop the document into the queue. The app will take care of the rest!

If you’re using a mobile device, you can download the HP Smart APP from the App Store or Google Play.

      1) Open the Google Play Store on your Android device.

      2) Type “HP Smart APP” into the search bar and press enter.

      3) The HP Smart App will appear in the search results. Tap on the app icon to open the product page.

     4) On the product page, scroll down to the “Installation Information” section and make sure that your Android device meets the system requirements.

     5) If your device meets the system requirements, tap on the “Install” button.

     6) The HP Smart App will begin downloading. Once the download is complete, the app will automatically install on your Android device.

     7) Once the installation is complete, the HP Smart App will open and you will be prompted to sign in with your HP ID.

     8) Enter your HP ID and password and press “Sign In”.

     9) The HP Smart App will now be ready to use.

ePrint app

HP ePrint app is a mobile application which helps you to print from your mobile device to your HP Printer.This could be achieved if the printer and mobile device are in the same network, or through cloud-connected printers.It is a cloud based service and as a result, if you have an internet connection to your mobile device, you can send documents and photos to be printed to a HP web enabled printer from  virtually anywhere.

HP ePrint app is used to print to your HP Printers from your mobile devices.

The app cannot be used for Apple iOS devices any more. But Android and Amazon Fire users find it very useful.

cloud printing

Cloud printing is the technology that enables printers to be accessed over a network through cloud computing.

Cloud Print is a free service that allows you to print documents and photos securely from any mobile or network-connected device such as a computer, phone, tablet, or other mobile device to your printer. A web-enabled HP Printer can be connected to the network, and will be assigned with an email address. You can send documents to this email id from your mobile devices from any network to this printer. This is called HP cloud printing.


HP Connected is the application through which you can create a HP Connected account  from www.hp.connected.com

HP Connected presents users with various applications, including photo, music, cloud storage, printing etc which can be used with  HP devices or other devices.

Once you create a HP Connected account, you will be supplied with a unique email id for your HP Printer. Now you can send email to the printer through this email  from anywhere.

Mobile Printing

You can now print to a HP printer from wherever you are.

HP Print Bot You can send photos and documents from facebook messenger to your printer.You can get started by sending message to HP Print Bot from facebook messenger. Its as easy as texting a friend. To add a printer, just reply with the printer’s email address. You will get conformation from the print bot that your photos and documents are ready to be printed. You can send anything for the HP Print Bot to print. 

HP ePrint setup

HP ePrint is a secure cloud-based service. Using this, you can print from anywhere if you have an active internet connection, which enables you to send an email to the printer.

HP ePrint setup requires a HP connected account, which then provides you with an email address to the printer.

The following are the steps for HP ePrint Setup:

  1. Verify if your HP Printer meets the HP ePrint setup requirements.

It should be connected with wireless or wired network connection. If the printer is connected with a USB cable, HP ePrint does not work.

  1. Web Services option should be turned on from the printer control panel.
  2. Get the printer’s email address
  3. Print with HP ePrint

Once this is done, printing using HP ePrint can be done in easy 123 steps:

  • Open any email application, and enter your printer’s email address.
  • Attach the document or photo you want to print and send it.
  • Your printer receives the email and prints it.

For this the mobile and printer can be in any different network, near or far away.

HP Connected Setup

HP Connected Account Setup

For creating an HP Connected account, you need to go to www.123hpconnected.com.

You will be presented  with a Sign In screen, wherein you will be required to enter your email address, First name, Last name and a password of your choice with at least 6 characters. Then agree the terms of Use and click Create Account. Alternatively, if you have a hp connected account already, you can just sign in.

You will get a welcome message from HP Connected.

Now its time to add a printer to your HP Connected account.

Browser Support:

HP Connected works with almost all the common browsers such as Chrome, Internet Explorer, Firefox, Safari (OS X), Microsoft Edge etc.

Possibilities with HP Connected

Some of the mobile apps that HP Provides are Scan to Email, Private Print, Quick Form etc.

HP Printer Wireless Setup

If your printer supports HP ePrint, then you need to connect your printer to a wireless network.

For this, first go through the startup routine and print the alignment page.

For making an wireless connection, you can follow any of these methods

  • HP Auto Wireless Connect
  • Wi-Fi-Protected Setup
  • HP Wireless Setup Wizard

USB setup of  wireless

HP Printer Wired Setup

If you connect  your HP Printer on an Ethernet network connected to the Internet, using  a gateway is recommended so that the Printer’s  IP address is assigned dynamically through Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP).

The wired LAN (local area network) configurations mentioned below are recommended.

  • Ethernet Connection to a wired network with DSL or cable internet access
  • Ethernet Connection to a wired network with modem internet access

HP Printer Setup from 123.hp.com/setup

While performing the above mentioned steps,  if you are not a tech savvy person, you are most likely to get stuck in between the process or confused on how to proceed with the setup. There are online guides available in hp official site 123.hp.com. The procedure is also pretty straight forward as explained in 123.hp.com/setup . But if you could not figure out what went wrong, go through our step by step tutorial on HP Printer Setup.

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HP Envy Printers

When planning to buy a printer with style and good print quality, Envy printer series is the one that comes in mind. The HP Envy printers are compatible and can work in both home and office surroundings. This means that you can print more are less, but the quality in every print remains the same.

The HP Envy printers use only less ink to print and hence the less ink consumption will help the ink cartridges linger longer. All the basic functionalities of the printers such as print, copy and scan are available in this printer.

The connectivity methods such as Ethernet, Wi-Fi and USB connections are used in HP Envy printers. you can download the printer driver from 123.hp.com/setup


HP Officejet Printers

HP OfficeJet printers provide quality print at a faster rate. That is why it is picked for almost all types of business places. It is not only meant for large work places, but also for small business enterprises.

You can achieve you business targets under the wire with the help of HP OfficeJet printers. More sophisticated technologies are included in here without debasing the performance and printing rate. The cost is also noteworthy; the product is worth the cost. The structure of HP OfficeJet printers will help you to space as they are designed in a compact manner.

In today’s modern world, HP OfficeJet printers are adept printers and unblemished. Hook up your printer in a wireless or wired network or a mobile device with the same speed and performance.

HP Officejet Pro Printers

Smart work and rapid print are the identity of HP OfficeJet Pro printers. These are professional printers at an affordable price. The size of the business doesn’t matter. OfficeJet Pro printers will provide best professional printing at a lower cost.

There are many advantages in using the HP OfficeJet Pro printers. Many networking options are available for HP OfficeJet Pro printers. You can manage the privacy of your files without compromising on the print quality.

ENERGY STAR certified printers which help to preserve resources. The technology use in the HP OfficeJet Pro printers is HP Page wide technology. Print, scan and all the basic functionalities of the HP OfficeJet Pro printers are available in HP OfficeJet Pro printers.

HP Deskjet Printers

HP DeskJet printers are the printers which are elegant, affordable, compact, speed, quiet and more. Windows, Mac or any other operating systems, all are compatible with the DeskJet printers. You can use these printers in home or office. It is designed to use for both the purposes.

DeskJet printers comes with wireless printing to utilise the web services.  It provides hight standard print quality and are consistent. The color printing is so attractive and does very well. HP DeskJet Printers are speed, quiet and print high quality scanning. It is completely a fine scanner in plan.

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