HP Deskjet printer is a complete package that offers great connecting and printing features to a user. Here in this article, we are going to explain how to connect your HP wireless printer to your PC as well as your home network. The whole process is divided into 4 parts.
a) Set up Your Hardware: Remove your HP printer device from the box. Now, connect it to an electrical outlet and then install the ink tanks.
b) Connect Your PC: Take a print out of the alignment page. Connect your printer machine to Wi-Fi.
c) Set up the Software: Use the installation disc that came in the package for installing the HP Deskjet 2450 software on your system.
a) Run the Wireless Software that you just Installed: Start the software and carry out the instructions. The wizard will prepare your HP printer device and will forward you to the connect screen. After that, enable the wireless mode on your printer.
b) Enable the Wireless Mode: After turning on your printer, the first thing that you need to do is to check the Wi-Fi light. Check if the light is blinking or not. If the light is not blinking, then you will not be able to perform the software installation process.
a) The Software Installation Process: Go to the Window of connect on your software installation wizard and then select the button of Continue. Now, the connection options will appear before you. You have to choose from USB or wireless.
b) Choose the USB Option: A new screen will open up before you. There, select the option of HP Auto Wireless Connect.
c) Complete the Wireless Setup Process: Carry out the instructions appearing on the screen and complete the wireless setup process using the home network.
Step 1: Connect printer and computer to the home network: If you are a Windows user, then connect your printer to a home network. Plus, connect your PC to the same home network.
Step 2: Go to the Control Panel of your PC and then select Devices and Printers. Search for the name of your printer in the list appearing before you and then select it.
Step 3: If you are using Mac, then connect Mac to the same wireless network. Select the Apple icon on your Mac and then navigate to System & Preferences. Select Devices to view devices around you that are ready for a wireless connection. Select your printer name to connect it to Mac wirelessly.
This is how you connect HP Deskjet printer to Wi-Fi.