You have bought the HP Envy 5030 printer at an affordable price. Now, you wish to prepare your printer to perform the required task. The HP Envy 5030 printer setup procedure involves three or four steps, and it can be done within 10-15 minutes. Look at this page to know more about your HP Envy 5030 printer and its setup procedure.

HP Envy 5030 setup

The very first step that you need to do is unpack the printer packaging box and remove all the protective materials from the inside and outside of your printer. Secondly, ensure that you’ve taken all the packaging materials from the printer box. Ensure that you check all the components that were shipped along with the printer. Proceed to connect the power cord that came with the printer package.

Connecting the power cord:

  • Using the supplied power cord, connect your HP Envy 5030 printer to an electrical outlet. Connect one of the ends of the supplied power cord to the back of the printer and just plug the other end into a wall socket. Turn on the printer and ensure that you set all the preferences, such as language, date, and time.

Since the HP Envy 5030 printer is supplied with two tricolor ink cartridges, it is easy to install them on the printer. Proceed with the next section to know how to install the ink cartridges.


Installing ink cartridges:

  • Initially, lift the ink cartridge access door. You’ll find the carriage that moves towards the left. Take out the new ink cartridge package and ensure that you remove all the protective tapes from it.
  • Insert the new cartridge into your printer and ensure that the cartridge is locked properly.
  • Later, close the ink cartridge access door and start loading paper.

Paper loading:

  • To begin with, just pull out the paper tray from your HP Envy 5030 printer.
  • Slide the edge guides.
  • Next, take a bunch of paper and insert it into the paper tray. Ensure that you do not overload the paper. Later, you’ll have to insert the paper tray back into the printer. Proceed to the next step.

The HP Envy 5030 printer is not yet connected to your computer, and so, you’ll have to install the printer driver to establish communication between your printer and computer. Refer to the steps given below for installing the printer driver.


Software installation:

  • Sometimes, your HP printer might come with an installation disc. But, this HP Envy 5030 printer does not come with an installation disc, so you’ll have to download the printer driver from the official HP website.
  • Using your Windows computer, open a web browser.
  • Visit the official HP website. Enter the printer name in the search bar and then click Search. It directs you to the Downloads page. On this page, select the appropriate OS and click Download next to the most appropriate driver for your printer.
  • After downloading it, you need to locate and double-click the printer driver file. It begins the installation. Now, follow the on-screen instructions. When asked, agree to the end-user license agreement and also perform the on-screen instructions further. Choose the connection method when you are prompted to do the same. The available connection methods are Wireless and USB connections.
  • After selecting it, follow the rest of the on-screen instructions to complete the HP Envy 5030 setup procedure.

You’re done. Just refer to the above-mentioned steps to complete the HP Envy 5030 setup. In case you do have any queries, click the CALL button located on this page. Our technical team will be more than happy to assist you.