HP Officejet 3830 Wireless Setup

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HP Officejet 3830 Wireless Setup

PRINT FROM A WIRELESS-CAPABLE COMPUTER

Without connecting to a wireless network, one can print wirelessly with the use of HP wireless direct in their HP Officejet 3830 printer.

How to print from a wireless-capable computer (Windows)?

  1. Ensure that the HP Wireless Direct option is switched on.
  2. Now, the Wi-Fi connection on your printer needs to be switched on.
  3. From your computer, connect to a new network as you usually do.
  4. Choose the wireless network you would to connect to.
  5. When prompted, enter the security code for the network.
  6. If your printer uses the network through an USB connection, then do the following.
    1. Based on the operating system you use, do the following,
      1. Windows 8: Start – – > app bar – – > All Apps – – > Printer Name – – > Utilities.
      2. Windows 7, Windows Vista and Windows XP: Start – – > All Programs – – > HP – – > Printer Folder.
    2. Choose Printer Setup & Software and then tap on Connect a new printer.
    3. Select Wireless option in the Connection Option dialog box. From the list displayed, choose the HP printer software.
    4. Now, follow the on-screen instructions to complete the process.
  7. Print the document that you need to.

How to print from a wireless-capable computer (OS X)?

  1. Ensure that your HP wireless direct is switched on.
  2. Switch on AirPort.
  3. On clicking the AirPort icon, select the HP wireless direct name which is listed as HP-Print-**-OfficejetXXXX.)
  4. Add your HP printer.
    1. Under the System Preferences section, choose Print & Fax or Print & Scan, depending on the operating system you use.
    2. Select the +  (plus) symbol on the left hand corner where the printers are listed.
    3. Tap on the printer you want to use and then click Add.