How to setup AirPrint on HP printer? (AirPrint for Mac OS and IOS)

AirPrint is one of the features by Apple incorporation, Mac OS and IOS operating systems through which printing process can be done without installing any specific printer drivers. Here is the given process to setup AirPrint on HP printer and this can be easily accessed on any computer.

Steps to setup AirPrint on HP printer

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Step 1 : Checking compatibility with AirPrint

 

 

  1. First of all you have to see that the printer you are using is compatible to AirPrint option.
  2. Secondly you have to make sure that you own an Apple device which can use AirPrint that is Mac computers in which Mac OS X 10.7 or newer is running. IOS devices in which IOS 4.2 or newer  working (that is iPhone 3G and all versions after that, iPod and iPad touch 3rd generation or newer.)
  3. Last but not the least third party applications with built in printing. And to know about the applications that are compatible with Airprint check the list of it.

 

Step 2 : Connecting the Apple device to the same network as the printer

In order to setup AirPrint on HP printer make sure that the printer is connected to the same wireless network to which the Apple devices that is laptop or the phone is connected.

Connecting the Apple device to the same network as the printer

Step 3 : Configuring AirPrint for computer or iOS device

Once your printer and the device is connected to the same network then your iOS device or Mac computer will automatically detect your printer.

Now you need to configure your printer to setup AirPrint on HP printer

  1. Go to the control panel and open wireless menu
  2. Choose your wireless direct and then see to it that the setting is on
  3. To print through Wi-Fi see that the iPad iPhone or iPod has a good internet connection as well as printers AirPrint is selected from the list of Wi-Fi network.
  4. Now from the Apple device open settings and tap on Wi-Fi networks
  5. Under choose a network, tap on your printer

setup AirPrint on HP printer on IOS

Now by this your Apple gadget that is your iPad iPhone or iPod is ready to use a print.

Now in order to configure a print on a Mac computer, here are the given steps to setup AirPrint on HP printer

  1. Go to the printer control panel and open wireless menu then tap on wireless direct and check that the setting is on.
  2. Next click on the Apple menu and then tap on system preferences.
  3. Tap on print and scan
  4. Then click on the Plus sign which is given at the bottom of the left panel.
  5. Then under the nearby printers tap on the name of your printer.
  6. Once you are done with the configuration process next you have to select your document or the text of photo you want to get printed then tap on a friend and you will see that the printing process will begin.

Configure AirPrint for mac

If you still face any problem to setup AirPrint on HP printer, then you can contact the HP printers with the experts were there will help you out with easy solutions .

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