LINK THE HP PRINTER WITH YOUR PC

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In this article, we will address the methods to install wireless and wired connections. To set up HP Printer on your PC, you are required to download the appropriate Supporting Software for your HP printer from Hp 123 com. Also, you are suggested to follow some tips before you start your HP Printer setup:-

  • Always ensure that the HP printer is switched ON at the moment of setup and is joined to the same Wi-Fi network as with your PC system.
  • Review your firewall settings before starting with the setup to be assured that the firewall is not blocking the printer operator.
  • Ensure that paper is filled inside the main tray.
  • Discard any plug or protective layer from the Ethernet port on the back of the printer.

Connect the printer with your network (Ethernet)

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  • Attach the printer to your network router or hub with an Ethernet cable.
  • Link the Ethernet cable with the printer and an available port on the router.
  • Connect the printer to your device (PC, laptop, or smartphone)
  • Install the driver(supporting software) from www.123.hp/setup or the HP Smart app to set up and unite with your printer. You must ensure that your PC or smartphone is attached to your local network and has internet access with a great signal.

Connect your HP Printer to Router (Wireless Setup)


  • Switch on your wireless printer and utilize the touch screen display. Press the ‘setup’ option and choose the ‘network’ button from the menu.
  • Choose the ‘Wireless network setup wizard’ from the ‘network’ list. Your HP printer will begin searching for the wireless routers open in its scope. Tap on your network from the list shown in the display.
  • Type the WEP/WPA passphrase and then tap on the ‘done’ option. Now tap on ‘OK’ to verify the settings. Click on ‘OK’ again to print the wireless test report.
  • Your HP printer has been settled on your WiFi.

Printer Setup on Windows

To install HP wireless printer setup on your Windows operating system, follow the easy steps mentioned below:


  • Turn on and connect the HP printer with the Wi-Fi router.
  • Now visit the “123.hp.com/setup” website and download the driver(Supporting Software) for the HP printer model you are using.
  • After completing it, Double click on the driver & follow the easy-to-follow on-screen process to set up the drivers on your system.
  • After completing the setup, follow these steps for adding the printer to your PC
  • Click on the ‘Device and Printer’ button displayed on the ‘Control Panel’
  • On the following prompt window, click on the ‘Add Printer’.
  • Once you click on the ‘Add Printer’ button, you will see a tab from where you can select your printer and then click on the “next” to continue.
  • Wait for some time to join the HP wireless printer with your device.

Printer Setup on Mac

Follow the steps given below to join your Mac computer to a wireless HP printer:


  • Turn on the HP printer & unite it with a wireless router
  • Download the print driver from 123 hp com setup HP’s website (123.hp.com/setup)
  • After the software is downloaded, double-click on it to begin the installation process & join on the printer in the MAC
  • Click on ‘System and Preference’ mentioned in the apple menu
  • Click on the ‘Printer and Scanners’ button
  • Tap on the “+” sign on the left-hand side corner.
  • The following screen will showcase your printer model. Select that now and click the ‘add’ button to conclude the 123 HP setup on your MAC.

Steps for HP printer wireless setup without CD

HP printer wireless setup without a CD can be done with the following steps:


  • Turn on your HP printer & connect it with the router/wifi
  • Visit the official website of HP or 123.hp.com and start the installation of printer drivers. Enter the exact model number of the printer.
  • Begin the installation of the driver and run the program
  • Hit on the ‘next’ option displayed in the setup window until the setup is finished. After the completion of setup, you will notice the ‘ready to use’ option on your display screen.

How to Setup HP Printer With USB

Doing HP wired printer setup is pretty easy by following the steps given below:-


  • Plug your printer into a power source and press the power button to switch it on.
  • Connect the printer to your PC through the USB opening by injecting the cable into the USB port of your device.
  • Find the control panel and locate ‘device and printers’.
  • Click on the ‘printer and scanner’ option.
  • To proceed further, click on the ‘add a new printer or scanner’ row.
  • You will see the name of your printer along with the ‘add device option’. Click on it.
  • Keep clicking on ‘next’ and your setup will be built.
  • We believe that by grasping the above-mentioned guidance you will be prepared to favorably set up your printer. However, if you are still facing issues while doing the setup, then you can contact HP’s customer care helpline from their official website.

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