HOW TO INSTALL HP ENVY 4520 PRINTER

Installing an HP Envy 4520 printer is quite simple. Are you looking for a way to quickly install this printer? As a multifunctional printer, you will get the most out of it once you complete the setup. Continue reading the instructions below to learn how to install the HP Envy 4520 printer.

 

HOW TO INSTALL HP ENVY 4520 PRINTER

Let’s get into unboxing:

  • Start by taking out your printer from the package.
  • Check the printer components.
  • Remove the protective tapes and covers from the inside and the outside of the printer.
  • You can see the packing materials inside the printer, scanner unit, paper tray, and ink cartridge access door.
  • Once you have removed all the packing materials, close the cartridge access door and scanner cover.
HOW TO INSTALL HP ENVY 4520 PRINTER
HOW TO INSTALL HP ENVY 4520 PRINTER

Make the printer your buddy:

  • Connect your printer to an electrical outlet using the provided power cord.
  • Turn on your printer by pressing the Power button.
  • Select your language, region, date, and time on the LCD.
  • After selecting your preferences, tap Yes to confirm them.
  • Now, your printer will understand the settings you change and the functions you do.

Feed your printer with paper:

  • Pull the paper input tray out of your printer.
  • Slide apart the paper width guides.
  • Fan a paper stack before you load it into the tray.
  • After loading, make sure that you adjust the paper stack with the paper guides.
HOW TO INSTALL HP ENVY 4520 PRINTER

Enable your printer to add colors to your printouts:

You can add colors to your printouts by installing the HP ink cartridges. The steps to install the HP Envy 4520 printer ink cartridges are given below.

HOW TO INSTALL HP ENVY 4520 PRINTER
  • To begin with, raise the ink cartridge access door until it locks into place.
  • Wait for the carriage to move slightly towards the left.
  • Unpack the provided ink cartridges.
  • Remove the protective tapes from the cartridges.
  • Remember not to touch the copper-colored parts on the ink cartridges while removing the protective seal.
  • Lift the lid in the carriage for installing the cartridge.
  • Insert the black ink cartridge into the right-side slot. Similarly, insert the color ink cartridge into the left-side slot.
HOW TO INSTALL HP ENVY 4520 PRINTER
HOW TO INSTALL HP ENVY 4520 PRINTER
  • Close the ink cartridge access door and wait for your printer to print the alignment page.
  • Next, place the alignment page on the scanner glass.
  • Close the scanner lid and tap OK on the LCD to align the ink cartridges.

Now, you have completed the hardware setup. Continue reading the instructions to install the HP Envy 4520 printer driver.

Acquire the printer driver:

  • On your computer, open the default browser and go to the official HP site.
  • Input your printer’s model number in the search field and hit the Enter key.
  • Click the Software, Drivers and Firmware tab from the left-side panel.
  • Check if your OS version has been detected and is displayed at the top of the page.
  • If your OS version is incorrect, click on the Choose a different OS link and select your OS version from the drop-down menu.
HOW TO INSTALL HP ENVY 4520 PRINTER
HOW TO INSTALL HP ENVY 4520 PRINTER
  • Click Update and choose the required driver from the available list.
  • Click Download or Install to get the driver on your computer.

Allow the printer driver to access your printer:

Once you install the printer driver, you can easily communicate with the printer from your computer. Here, we have given the steps to install the HP Easy Start software on a Windows computer.

  • Run the downloaded driver file from the Downloads folder on your computer.
  • If the device prompts for User Account Control, click the Yes button.
  • Accept the license agreements to proceed.
  • Next, connect your printer to your computer via a USB cable.
  • On the Printer found screen, you will see the detected printers.
  • If your printer is not detected, click the My Printer is Not Shown button.
  • Follow the on-screen instructions and connect your printer again to your computer.
  • Once your printer has been detected, install the required software by selecting them in the HP Easy Start window.
  • Finish the driver installation and complete the setup.
HOW TO INSTALL HP ENVY 4520 PRINTER

You have now seen how to install the HP Envy 4520 printer. In case you are stuck during the installation, contact our technical experts.