How To Set Up Printer To Laptop?

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How do I setup my printer to my laptop?

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How do I connect my HP printer to my laptop?

Connect the printer to the computer with a USB cable.

  • Make sure your computer is turned on and connected to the Internet.
  • Turn on the printer.
  • Connect a USB cable to the USB port on the rear of the printer , and then to the computer.

How do I connect my printer to my computer wirelessly?


  1. Make sure your Android device is connected to the same wireless network that you want to connect your printer to.
  2. Go to from a browser on your phone or tablet and install the HP Smart app.
  3. Turn on the printer.
  4. Prepare the printer for a wireless network connection.

Why won’t my laptop recognize my printer?

Start by verifying that your USB cable is securely connected both to your laptop and your printer. Once the printer is turned on and the cable is connected, Windows 8 should display a message and automatically recognize and install your printer. If this does not happen, the printer may already be installed.

Why won’t my printer connect to my computer?

If it is installed but doesn’t work, check the device’s manufacturer website for troubleshooting or driver updates. To connect to a local printer, plug in the printer’s USB cable to an available USB port on your computer, then turn on the printer. Driver software is needed for most printers to work properly.

How do I install a printer driver?

How to Install a Printer Driver

  • Click on the Start button, select Devices and then, select Printers.
  • Select Add Printer.
  • From the Add Printer dialog box, click Add a Local Printer and select Next.
  • Choose a Printer Port – You can select from a drop down of existing ports or use the recommended port setting that your computer selects for you.

How do I connect my printer to my laptop without software?

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How do I print from my laptop to my printer?

Install the shared printer on the laptop.

  1. Open the Control Panel and select “Devices and Printers” or “View devices and printers”.
  2. Click Add a printer.
  3. Select “Add a network, wireless or Bluetooth printer”. Windows 8 users will not need to select anything.
  4. Select your network printer from the list of available printers.

How do I connect my HP printer to my computer wirelessly?

Connecting a HP OfficeJet wireless printer to a wireless network

  • Turn on your Wireless printer.
  • On the touchscreen, press the right arrow key and press setup.
  • Select Network from setup menu.
  • Select Wireless Setup Wizard from Network menu, it will search for the wireless routers in the range.
  • Select your Network (SSID) from the list.