123 HP OJPRO 8720 SETUP

123 HP OJPro 8720 Setup – Connecting your HP Officejet pro 8720 Printer Wireless Printer

Pre-requisites

  • A temporary USB connection is required from printer to computer
  • Follow the instructions to connect and configure the printer’s wireless connection.
  • Connect and disconnect the USB cable when prompted by the software.

123 HP OJPro 8720 Setup of Wireless Printer

  • Follow the on-screen instructions
  • In Connection type Wizard select USB as the preferred connection type.
  • Then select “Yes, send my wireless settings to the printer (recommended)”
  • The software would automatically discover your wireless setting and your printer should be ready.
  • Note: If this is your first printer installation, the software might be unable to find the printer network. Browse through the instructions to create a wireless connection to the printer

HP Officejet pro 8720 Printer Wireless Printer Setup
Pre-requisites

  • Ensure that your printer has a touch display
  • Ensure that you know your network name and your security password (WEP, WPA, or WPA2).

Set-up Wizard

  • Run from the Printer’s control panel
  • On the Printer’s control panel, navigate to the Network menu or touch the wireless icon and then go to Settings
  • Select the Wireless Setup wizard
  • Follow the on-screen instructions till the Connection Option window displays
  • In Connection type Wizard select Wireless or Ethernet as the preferred connection type.
  • Then select “Yes, send my wireless settings to the printer (recommended)”
  • Note: Internet might get disconnected temporarily during the above process
  • Follow the on-screen instruction to complete the setup

HP Officejet pro 8720 Printer Wi-Fi Protected Setup
WPS has two modes to connect devices together over a wireless connection. One is called “pushbutton” and the other is called “PIN”. This setup details the pushbutton mode

Pre-requisites

  • Ensure that your printer and wireless router supports WPS pushbutton mode
  • Wireless router must have a physical WPS pushbutton available
  • Your network must use WPA or WPA2 security

Connecting your wireless printer to your wireless router using WPS Pushbutton method

  • Enable the WPS push button mode on your printer.
  • Note: Kindly check printer manual to locate this function as it may differ from model to model.
  • Press the WPS button on the Router
  • Note: This has to be done within 2 minutes, once the WPS option is enabled on the printer.
  • Press the Setup button and choose the Network menu option on the printer’s Control Panel.
  • Choose your Wireless Network’s name from the list or add Network’s name manually.
  • Enter your password.
  • Note: Password is Case-sensitive.
  • Your printer should be ready by now, if not find the issue by printing the Wireless network report.

HP Officejet pro 8720 Printer USB Setup
HP Wireless AutoConnect allows you to connect your printer to your wireless network automatically without having to connect any cables or enter your wireless network settings such as your network name or password.

Pre-requisites

  • Computer with Windows (Vista or later), Mac (OSX 10.6 or Later)
  • Wireless connection to your network and the operating system is in control of the wireless adapter
  • Connected to your 802.11b/g/n wireless router over a 2.4 GHz connection
  • Does not use a static IP address
  • Your printer is in HP Auto Wireless Connect mode
  • 0GHz Connection is not supported

HP Oj pro 8720 Printer Software Installation Procedure

  • Log on to HP Official Website
  • Select your printer model.
  • Download either Basic Drivers or Full feature Software and Drivers
  • Install the Software and choose HP Auto Wireless Connect option to configure printer and computer automatically to the same network.
  • Note: Internet might get disconnected temporarily during the above process.
  • You can start using your printer