How Do I Connect My Hp Wireless Printer To My Mac?

Nowadays, every printer comes with in-built wired and wireless connectivity options, and HP printers are not behind in the race. Also, most of the HP printers support Mac Operating systems, and all the printer functions work fine without any issues. The section below discusses how to connect an HP wireless printer to a Mac computer.

INITIAL PRINTER CONNECTIONS:

  • Connect the devices with your router for a wireless setup (Mac and HP printer).
  • Ensure that your wireless router is working properly and is emitting signals at regular intervals.
How Do I Connect My Hp Wireless Printer To My Mac?
How Do I Connect My Hp Wireless Printer To My Mac?
  • By using the control panel, make sure that the wireless settings are turned on your HP printer.
  • In order to have a smooth wireless setup, kindly disable the firewall settings on your Mac computer.
  • If you want to connect your HP wireless printer by using a USB cable, make sure that the cable is held firmly on your printer as well as the Mac computer.
  • A wired connection is always recommended over a wireless connection.

PRINTER DRIVER INSTALLATION STEPS:

Printer drivers are the only gateway to establish a reliable connection between your HP printer and the Mac computer. Carry out the below steps one by one to download and install the drivers on your Mac.

  • Go to the printer support website, then enter your HP printer model number.
  • Choose your computer’s operating system (Mac OS) and version.
  • A list of printer drivers will be displayed on your screen.
  • Click on the Download option to save the file on your Mac computer.
  • Once the download is complete, double-click the driver file to begin the driver installation.
  • In the next window, read all the license agreements and click the button to agree on those.
  • In the connection window, choose the connection type (Wired network connection, wireless connection, Direct USB connection).
  • Based on the connection type, follow the on-screen prompts and establish a connection between your Mac computer and the HP printer.
  • By following the above steps, you can easily connect the HP printer with your Mac computer.
How Do I Connect My Hp Wireless Printer To My Mac?