Are you having trouble to connect HP Envy 6055 to wifi? This guide is useful for users owning HP Envy 6055 printer. Here, we have used Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS) or HP Smart method to setup a wireless connection between the printer and network. Thereby, connect HP Envy 6055 to wifi connection.
Firstly, make sure that your printer is turned on and your mobile device or computer is also turned on. Use the same wireless network you want the printer to connect.
1. Now, in order to use the printer over a wireless network, you must have the following assets:
2. Do ensure that your router and computer or mobile device are switched on.
3. Ensure that your computer or mobile device is connected to the same wireless network to which you want to connect your printer also.
4. Now, set up your printer, load paper into the input tray, and then start installing the ink cartridges. If you require more information regarding setting up the printer, then visit First Time Printer Setup.
5. Next, switch on your printer and position it close to the computer. It should be within the range of the router throughout the complete process to connect HP Envy 6055 to wifi.
You can make use of WPS or HP Smart method to setup and connect HP Envy 6055 to wifi network. Optionally, you may use Wi-Fi Direct method to setup a wireless connection when the wireless network is a guest network type or when a wireless network is not available.
Note: If you see the Find Printer Pin message on your screen during setup, then enter the PIN shown on the label on the printer.
Connecting the HP Envy 6055 Printer Using WPS
If your router is compatible with WPS, then you can use these steps to connect HP Envy 6055 to wifi network with the help of the WPS button on the router.
Step 1: Switch on your printer.
Step 2: Find the WPS button present on your router, but don't press it.
Step 3: If your router is incompatible with WPS, jump to the next step for connecting the printer using the HP Smart app.
Step 4: Press and hold the Wireless button at the backside of the printer. At the same time, press the Power button for 3 seconds.
Step 5: Now, on the router, press and hold the WPS button for about 3 to 5 seconds or until you note that the WPS connection process has initiated.
Note: Your printer automatically stops searching for a WPS connection two minutes after you press the wireless button. But if you are unable to press the WPS button in that frame, do attempt the same steps again.
After your printer connects to the wireless network, you will see that the purple Wireless light on the control panel changes to solid.
Connecting the Printer Using the HP Smart App
Next, you may use the HP Smart app to connect HP Envy 6055 to a wifi network either through a computer having Windows 10 or macOS, or an Android or Apple mobile device. Further, you can follow a series of steps differently for:
Connecting HP Envy 6055 Printer Using WiFi Direct
Wi-Fi Direct is a connection method in which a local wireless network is unavailable or it is been used for guest printing.
You can refer to the Print a Wi-Fi Direct Help page that gives you connection setup instructions.
Note: In case your printer is not showing in the wireless networks, then turn off the Wi-Fi settings on your computer and try the process again.
Lastly, visit Printing with Wi-Fi Direct and set up the printer connected to your Windows computer.
Hope this guide perfectly works to connect HP Envy 6055 to wifi connection.