HP OJ PRO 8720 Install

WEB SERVICES
With the use of web services in your HP Officejet Pro 8720 printers, you can access the internet in a jiffy, obtain documents and print them without any hassles.

NOTE: You cannot make use of these web services if your printer is connected through an USB cable.

The two types of Web Services are,

  • HP ePrint and
  • Print apps

How to set up Web Services?SET UP WEB SERVICES USING THE PRINTER’S CONTROL PANEL

Your HP printer’s control panel will provide you an easy way to set up web services.

  • Ensure that your HP Officejet Pro 8720 printer is connected to a working Internet connection through an Ethernet cable or wirelessly.
  • Select Print Apps or HP ePrint from the printer’s control panel.
  • Agree to the Web Services terms of use and enable Web Services.
  • Tap on Yes in the Auto Update screen to let your printer check for and install your product updates.
  • The printer prints an information page when it is connected to the server.
  • Follow the instructions on the information page to complete the setup process.

SET UP WEB SERVICES USING THE EMBEDDED WEB SERVER

  • Open the embedded web server (EWS).
  • Select the Web Services tab.
  • Choose Setup in the Web Services Settings section.
  • Select Continue and agree to the terms of use.
  • When asked, allow your HP printer to check for and install the updated automatically.
  • Your printer prints an information page when it is connected to the server.
  • Follow the instructions to complete the process.

SET UP WEB SERVICES USING HP PRINTER SOFTWARE
If you have forgotten to set up Web Services during the first time setup, you can doit now.

How to set up Web Services (Windows)?

  • Open the printer software.
  • Go to the Print, Scan & Fax section in the software and then choose ePrint Setup.
  • Select the Web Services tab.
  • Under the Web Services Settings, choose Setup and then select Continue.
  • Follow the instructions to agree to the terms of conditions.
  • When asked, allow the printer to check for and install printer updates.
  • In case your network uses proxy settings, enter the following.
    • Select Enter Proxy.
    • Now, specify the proxy server settings and choose Done.
  • The printer prints an information page when it is connected to the server.
  • Follow the instructions to complete the process.

How to set up Web Services (OS X)?Use your HP Officejet Pro 8720 printer’s embedded web server (EWS) to set up andmanage web services.

HP ePrint

HP ePrint is a free service from HP that will allow you to print anything from anywhere at anytime.

Requirements:

  • A working Internet connection
  • An email capable laptop/computer or smart phone.
  • HP ePrint capable printer

How to print using HP ePrint?

  • Enable Web Services.
    • Touch HP ePrint option from the printer’s control panel display screen.
    • Agree to the terms of use and then follow the on screen instructions toenable Web Services.
    • Let the printer print the ePrint information page and the follow theinstructions on the page to sign up for a new ePrint account.
  • Open your email application on your computer or laptop or smart phone.
  • Compose a new email and then attach the file that you want to print.
  • Enter the recipients email address in the To field and then click on Send tosend the email. (NOTE: Do not enter multiple addresses in the To field.)