HOW TO CONNECT HP 419 TO WIFI

“Are you wondering how to connect your HP Ink Tank 419 printer to a wireless network?” If yes, continue reading this page to know all the possible ways to connect the printer to the Wi-Fi network.

How To Connect Hp 419 To Wifi

How To Connect Hp 419 To Wifi

CONNECTING HP 419 TO A WIRELESS NETWORK

The wireless setup process is a straightforward method to perform. The best thing about the HP 419 printer is you can connect it to a wireless network with or without using a router. The below section explains the same.

WITH ROUTER

You can connect your HP Ink Tank printer to a wireless network with a router using any one of these methods.

  • WPS
  • HP Printer Software

WPS (PUSH or PIN)

This method is an easy way to connect your printer to a wireless network.

PUSH

If you’re using a router with the WPS button, follow the instructions below.

  • Turn on your wireless router and the HP Ink Tank 419 printer.
  • Now, initiate the WPS Push mode on your printer. To do so:
  • Locate the Wi-Fi button on your printer’s control panel.
  • Press and hold the button for a few seconds.
  • Within a few seconds, the Wi-Fi light starts blinking.
  • Now, release the Wi-Fi button.
  • Locate and press the Wi-Fi Protected Setup button on your Wi-Fi router.
  • Now, your HP printer will try to connect to the available wireless network.

PIN

If your wireless router doesn’t have the WPS button, try this method to connect your HP 419 printer to Wi-Fi.

  • Initially, print the network configuration page of your printer to know its WPS PIN. To do so:
  • On your printer’s control panel, press and hold the Information and Wireless buttons simultaneously.
  • As soon as you hear the printing sound from your printer, release the buttons.
  • Collect the network configuration page printed by your printer.
  • Next, initiate the WPS mode on your printer. (Note: Refer to the instructions given in the previous section).
  • Now, go to your wireless router’s web access page or GUI page.
  • Navigate to the WPS section.
  • Enter your printer’s WPS PIN in the respective field.
  • Click Apply.
  • Now, your printer will try to connect to the wireless network.

The printer wireless setup is incomplete without the driver installation. So, after connecting your printer to the wireless network using the PUSH or PIN method of WPS, connect your computer to the same network and install the driver file on it.

HP PRINTER SOFTWARE (Windows)

  • Download and run the HP Ink Tank 419 printer software on your computer.
  • Select the Wireless option when prompted.
  • Similarly, verify your wireless network’s credentials and connect your printer to it when prompted.
  • Go ahead with the instructions on the screen and complete the installation.

WITHOUT ROUTER

If you don’t have a wireless router and looking for an alternative way to connect your HP Ink Tank 419 printer to Wi-Fi, continue reading this page.You can use the Wi-Fi Direct method to connect your printer to a wireless network without a router. To do so, enable the Wi-Fi Direct mode on your printer.

  • Turn on your HP printer if it is turned off.
  • Press the “Wi-Fi Direct” button on your printer’s control panel.
  • Now, you can see the Wi-Fi Direct light blinking; wait for it to become stable.
  • Collect your printer’s Wi-Fi Direct credentials. To do so, print the printer’s information page by pressing the Information button on its control panel.
  • After collecting the Wi-Fi Direct details, enable the Wi-Fi feature on your computer or smartphone.
  • Locate the SSID that matches your printer’s Wi-Fi Direct name and select it.
  • Enter the Wi-Fi Direct password in the given field and tap or click Connect to connect your computer to the printer’s network.

Congratulations! You have successfully connected your HP 419 printer to the wireless network without a router.

USING HP SMART APP

  • Prepare your computer or smartphone for the Wi-Fi setup.
  • For smartphones: Enable the Bluetooth option.
  • For computer: Connect your printer to a stable Internet connection. Ensure that the VPN connection is disabled on your computer.
  • Install the HP Smart app on your computer or smartphone if you haven’t installed it yet.
  • Open HP Smart by clicking or tapping its icon.
  • Select Setup a new printer or Add Printer.
  • Connect your Ink Tank 410 printer to a wireless network by following the rest of the instructions.

CHANGE HP 410 USB CONNECTION TO WIRELESS

If you have already connected your HP printer and the computer using the USB connection and now wish to change it to wireless, follow the instructions below.

For Windows

  • Open the HP printer software on your computer.
  • Click Tools > Devices Setup & Software > Convert a USB-connected device to wireless.
  • Unplug the USB cable from the HP printer when prompted.
  • Finish the wireless setup by following the on-screen instructions.

For Mac

  • Initially, unplug the USB cable from your printer and the Mac computer.
  • Next, restore your printer’s network settings. To do so:
  • Locate the Wireless and Cancel buttons on your printer’s control panel.
  • Now, hold down both the buttons simultaneously for three seconds to restore the network settings to default.
  • On your Mac, download and run the HP Easy Start software.
  • Connect your HP Ink Tank printer to a wireless network by following the on-screen instructions.

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