Connect Hp Officejet 6950 By Ethernet Cable

HP OfficeJet 6950 is a multi-function inkjet printer that is designed to withstand a huge volume of data. The top of the printer comprises a 35-sheet automatic document feeder, under which sits the scanner bed. The removable paper tray can hold up to 225 sheets of plain paper. Setting up the printer with a PC is relatively straightforward using the HP Smart app, which can be installed from your App Store or Microsoft Store. Overall, the printer is worth buying for home and office purposes. In this article, we’ll be explaining the HP OfficeJet 6950 printer setup with the help of an Ethernet cable.


Unboxing and initial setup:

  • Open up the printer box using any sharp object like scissors or a knife.
  • Inside the box package, you will get some paperwork, a CD, four HP ink cartridges (Black, Cyan, Magenta, and Yellow), a power cord, and the printer itself.
  • Peel off all the protective materials from the outside as well as from the inside of the printer (blue tapes and cardboard).
  • Insert the power cord into the rear end of the printer and the wall outlet. Turn on the printer.
  • By using the touchscreen interface, choose the preferred language, location, date, and time.

Loading of paper:

  • Lift the output tray.
  • Pull out the input tray as much as possible.
  • Adjust the paper guides so that the paper fits perfectly.
  • Load some paper.
  • Close the paper input tray.
  • You will see a message appearing on the control panel prompting you to change the paper settings.
  • Pull out the output tray extension.

Ink cartridges installation:

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  • Open the cartridge access door.
  • Remove the orange tapes from the ink cartridges.
  • Install the four ink cartridges (Black, Cyan, Magenta, and Yellow) into the respective slots.
  • Close the cartridge access door.
  • Print an alignment page.
  • Scan the same alignment page by connecting the printer with a network device.

In order to successfully set up and install your HP OfficeJet 6950 printer, gather the following materials and information.

  • A computer or a mobile that is connected to a network.
  • The HP Smart app installed on your network device.
  • Ethernet cable.
  • An active Internet connection throughout the printer setup.

Follow the steps given here:

  • First, connect your printer to your home or business network using an Ethernet cable (just connect the printer to your router using the Ethernet cable).
  • If you own an HP computer or laptop, then by default, the HP Smart application will be installed on your system.
  • If you own another brand PC, install the HP Smart application from the Microsoft Store.
  • Open the HP Smart application.
  • Click on Get Started.
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  • Read all the end-user license agreements and agree to the same by checking the box.
  • Click the Continue button.
  • In the next window, you should click on the+ icon to add your printer to your HP Smart application.
  • The application will find the printers that are connected to your network.
  • Select your HP OfficeJet 6950 printer.
  • After following the prompts, HP Smart displays the settings for your printer.

So, by following the above article, you can easily connect your HP OfficeJet 6950 printer using an Ethernet cable. For more clarifications, call our technicians, who will guide you with the overall printer setup process.