Having no idea about how to setup HP Tango printer? This document guide discusses the setup procedure for HP Tango and Tango X printers. WPS and HP Smart can be used to establish a wireless connection setup. Here are the steps.
Step 1: Checkout a video to setup HP Tango printer.
Step 2: Prepare up for installation process.
Step 3: Connect your printer to the wireless network
Using three methods listed below, you can setup HP Tango printer connection to the wireless network.
Step 1: If your router is WPS compatible, use these steps to connect your printer to your wireless network.
Step 2: Switch on your printer.
Step 3: Find the WPS button on your router without pressing it.
Step 4: If your router doesn't support WPS, then proceed with the next method.
Step 5: Press and hold the Wireless button (at the back of the router) along with the Power button for about 5 seconds.
Step 6: Press and hold the WPS button for at least 3 to 5 seconds until it indicates the start of the WPS connection.
Note: Your printer stops searching for WPS connection two minutes after you press the wireless button. If you haven't press the WPS button within that timeframe, attempt these steps again.
As the printer connects to the wireless network, the blue Wireless light on the control panel glows solid.
Using the HP Smart app, connect your printer to your wireless network from a computer via Windows 10, macOS, or an Android or Apple mobile device.
The given instructions can be executed for an Android device.
Step 1: Enable Bluetooth on your Android device.
Step 2: Download and install HP Smart via 123.hp.com.
Step 3: Press and hold the wireless button at the back of the printer for 5 seconds.
Step 4: Launch HP Smart on your Android mobile device and tap the Plus sign >> Add Printer.
Step 5: Select your printer (printer name has 'Setup' and the model number, such as HP-Setup<1F_Tango_X).
Step 6: Enter the WEP or WPA key (network password).
Step 7: Once the printer connects to the wireless network, the blue Wireless light turns solid.
Similar sequence of steps can be performed for iOS mobiles, Windows 10, and macOS devices.
Method 3: Setup HP Tango printer using Wi-Fi Direct (Windows 8, 7)
This connection method can be used when a local wireless network is not available for guest printing. Choose Printing with Wi-Fi Direct option to set up the printer connection to your Windows.
If you want to know how to setup HP Tango printer, then these are some of the things that you need to do. First of all, to setup HP Tango printer, you need to unbox the printer and after that, you must connect it to the wall outlet, then you need to load paper and install cartridges.
Take the printer out of the box and setup the output tray
In the next step to setup HP tango printer plug the main power wire to the side of the printer and connect the other end of the wire to the electrical outlet and then you need to turn your printer on.
Load A-4 size sheet or plain paper in your input tray. After that, you need to install the ink cartridges which came along with the printer.
Use your HP smart application for connecting your printer to the wireless network. HP smart application is available for free and will enable you to manage the settings of your printer. Not only that, it will also help you in connecting your printer to the network.
It is available for Mac operating system, Windows 10, Apple iOS, and Android devices. In case you are using a computer system with Windows 8.1 operating system, then you must use WPS method for connecting HP tango printer to WIFI network.
Once you have completed all the above-mentioned steps, then you can add HP instant ink in your printer. This way you will be able to save time and minimize the cost of printing. Once you have enrolled it, the printer is going to automatically detect the ink levels of the HP tango printer. In case the inks are low, then the HP instant ink will mail new HP tango ink cartridges so that you can replace the with the old ones.