123 hp ojpro 8740 wireless connect

SET UP THE PRINTER FOR WIRELESS COMMUNICATION
Requirements:

  • Your printer should be connected to a network through an Ethernet cable or wirelessly.
  • Your printer and computer should be connected to the same network.

How to set up the printer on your wireless network?

  • Slide your fingers across the printer’s control panel display screen and then touch Setup.
  • Now, choose Network Setup.
  • Select Wireless Settings.
  • From the different options available, click on Wireless Setup Wizard.
  • Follow the on screen instructions to complete the setup process.

123 HP OJPro 6970 Wireless
CHANGE FROM AN ETHERNET CONNECTION TO A WIRELESS CONNECTIONHow to change from an Ethernet connection to a wireless connection(Windows)?

  • Remove the Ethernet plug from your HP officejet pro printer.
  • After proper installation, open the HP printer software.
  • You will have to run the wireless setup wizard to make the wireless connection up and working.

How to change from an Ethernet connection to a wireless connection (OS X)?

  • Connect your HP printer to a wireless network.
  • On the Applications/Hewlett-Packard/Device utilities, tap on HP Setup Assistant option to change the software connection to wireless to your printer.

CHANGE FROM A USB CONNECTION TO A WIRELESS CONNECTIONHow to change from a USB connection to a wireless connection (Windows)?

  • Perform any one of the following depending on the operating system you use.
    • Windows 8: Start – – > All Apps – – > Printer Name – – > Utilities.
    • Windows 7, Windows Vista and Windows XP: Start – – > AllPrograms – – > HP – – > Printer’s folder.
  • Choose Printer Setup and Software.
  • Now, select Convert a USB connected printer to wireless.
  • Follow the on screen prompts.

How to change from a USB connection to a wireless network (OS X)?

  • Connect your HP printer to a wireless network.
  • Go to Applications/Hewlett-Packard/Device Utilities and then tap on HPSetup Assistant.
  • Now, change the connection to wireless for your printer.

TEST THE WIRELESS CONNECTIONThe wireless test you are conducting will provide information on printer status,MAC address and IP address.

How to print the wireless test report?

  • Tap on Wireless option from the printer’s control panel.
  • Select Settings.
  • From the list of options available, choose Print Reports.
  • Click on Print Wireless Test Report.

How to switch on or off the wireless capability of the printer?

  • Slide your fingers across the printer’s control panel display screen and thentouch Setup.
  • Now, select Network Setup.
  • Choose the Wireless Settings.
  • Tap Wireless option to switch on or off the radio.

CHANGE IP SETTINGS

  • Slide your fingers across the Hp Officejet pro 6970 printer display screen and then select Setup
  • From the options available, choose Network Setup.
  • Tap on Ethernet Settings or Wireless Settings.
  • Click on Advanced Setup.
  • Now, choose IP Settings.
  • A message box appears issuing you a warning that the change in IP addressmay remove your printer from the network. Click OK.
  • Automatic is the option that is set by default. If you want to change thesettings, choose any one of the below mentioned settings.
    • IP
    • Subnet Mask
    • Default Gateway
    • DNS Address
  • Now, mention the changes you want to make and then click Done.
  • Tap on OK.