Quick Guide On HP Deskjet 2600 Setup

HP Deskjet 2600, which is a three-in-one printer, allows you to perform the print, scan, and copy operations over a USB or wireless network. This printer is capable of performing color copy, mobile printing, duplex (manual) printing, and more. The below section explains how to perform the HP Deskjet 2600 setup for the first time. 

HP Deskjet 2600 Unboxing Setup

Step-by-step instructions to unbox and set up the HP Deskjet 2600 printer

Step 1: Unbox the printer package

  • Open the product box.
  • Take the HP Deskjet 2600 printer and its components out of the box.
  • Remove all the packing materials from the printer.
  • Place the unpacked printer close to an electrical outlet.
Hp Deskjet 2600 Setup

Step 2: Turn on your printer

  • Connect the HP printer to a power outlet.
  • Locate the Power button on your printer’s control panel and press it.
  • Now, your printer will turn on.
  • Once the printer becomes stable, set the printer settings as per your desire.
  • Make sure to save the configured printer settings.

Step 3: Install the cartridges

  • Open your printer’s ink cartridge access door.
  • Unpack the cartridges completely.
  • Locate the cartridge slots.
  • Install the cartridges one-by-one into their slots.
  • Close the access door.

Step 4: Load paper

  • Raise your printer’s input tray.
  • Move the width guides based on the paper type you’re loading.
  • Get a stack of plain paper and load it in the tray.
  • Align the width guides properly.
  • Make sure to lower the output tray and its extender.

Step 5: Install the printer software

  • Open the HP Deskjet 2600 printer driver installer.
  • In the installation wizard, select the printer software that you wish to install.
  • When prompted, choose the connection type of your desire.
  • Install the printer software on your computer by following the on-screen instructions.
  • Finally, print a test page to check whether the HP Deskjet 2600 setup is done correctly.

HP Deskjet 2600 Driver


HP Easy Start Printer Setup and the HP Smart app are HP printer software available for the Windows OS. It may vary based on your Windows OS version. To download the HP Deskjet 2600 printer driver for Windows, click on the Driver Download button provided on this page.


  • Visit the HP printer’s official support page.
  • Select your HP Deskjet 2600 printer.
  • Click on the Drivers, Software and Firmware tab.
  • Choose your OS type from the drop-down menu.
  • Select the printer driver that you wish to install and click on the Download button beside it.


  • Download the HP Deskjet 2600 printer driver for Chromebook from this page by clicking on the Driver Download button provided.
  • Now, the printer driver available for your current OS type will start to download.
  • Once the driver is downloaded, open it and perform the HP deskjet 2600 setup software installation on your computer.

HP Deskjet 2600 Manual

  • To download the soft copy of your HP printer’s user guide, click on the Manual Download button provided on this page.
  • Now, the user guide will start to download. 

HP Deskjet 2600 Wifi Setup

Wi-Fi setup using WPS

  • Make sure that your wireless router has the WPS button to proceed HP deskjet 2600 setup through wireless network.
  • Now, turn on your HP printer and the wireless router.
  • Locate the Wi-Fi button on your printer’s control panel.
  • Hold down the button until the Wi-Fi light starts to blink.
  • Now, on your wireless router, press the WPS button.
  • Once the HP printer is connected to your wireless network, open the printer driver file on your computer.
  • Make sure to connect your computer to the same wireless network to which the printer is connected.
  • When prompted during the driver installation, select the connection type as Wireless.
  • Install the printer driver on your computer by following the on-screen instructions.
  • Finally, print a test page to check whether the wireless setup is done correctly.

HP Deskjet 2600 Troubleshooting

You can resolve almost all the HP Deskjet 2600 setup printer issues by performing the basic solutions given in the printer’s user guide. In case the basic solutions fail to resolve the HP printer issue, then perform the advanced methods to fix it. To get remote assistance in resolving your printer issues, click the Call us button to contact our technical experts.

HP Deskjet 2600 Not Connecting To Wifi

  • Initially, check if your wireless router or access point is turned on.
  • Make sure that your HP printer is placed within the range of your wireless router.
  • Check whether your network is stable and active. To confirm it, connect any other device to the same network. 
  • Restart your printer and the wireless router. 
  • Make sure that your router’s firmware or the antivirus software installed on the computer is not blocking the wireless connectivity between the printer and your network.

HP Deskjet 2600 Paper Jam

  • As soon as the paper jam message is displayed on the screen, restart your printer.
  • If the same message is displayed again, then look for the jammed paper in all the possible parts of the printer.
  • Make sure to remove the jammed paper without damaging it further.
  • After clearing the jammed paper, reload the paper in the input tray and try to print a test page.
  • If the printer prints the test page successfully, then it means the paper jam issue has been resolved.

For more assistance on HP Deskjet 2600 Setup and troubleshooting, feel free to contact our technical experts.