HP Deskjet 3050 wireless setup [ Full Solution ]

HP printers like HP Deskjet 3050 and many more are quite popular due to their easy-to-use facilities printers of HP portable and can be accessed in different workplaces institutions and homes. HP printers believe in providing the latest quality printers which can match the requirements of the different users like so many functions can be performed by these All-in-One printers at one time like printing scanning photocopying and many more. And the best part of all these printers is that they are quite affordable and can come within the budget of the individual, and they don’t have to spend much to buy this printer.

These printers have stylish bodies which are available in different colors like gray white black according to the Desire of the person. One of the commonly purchased printers from HP company is HP Deskjet 3050. If you have purchased HP Deskjet 3050 and you are facing issues in its installation so here is the easy process by which you can easily set up it and can start using it.

HP Deskjet 3050 wireless setup

HP Deskjet 3050 wireless setup process-

Part 1: Unwrapping your HP Deskjet 3050 printer

The setup process begins with the first step that is unboxing the printer.

For this remove all the excess papers cardboard plastic strips which are around the printer and also open the lid of the printer and remove the cardboard sheet which is inside it.

Part 2: Adding the cartridges


Adding the cartridges of hp deskjet 3050

After doing days open the access door of your HP Deskjet 3050, bring out the cartridges which are packed with the plastic wrapper, open it.

Now put them into the slots which are made for the particular ones and you have to be sure that you do not touch the nozzle of the cartridge anyhow because by doing so it can damage the cartridge and the FIR the installation process cannot be done properly and you may also receive the faded or black and white print outs at the time of printing.

Part 3: Downloading HP smart and then connecting your printer.

HP smart

For this, you must install the printer software and drivers and then connect to the same Wi-Fi that is to the network connection to which your printer, as well as your computer, is connected. Create your account on HP smart or you can even log into it if you already have an account then make sure to register the printer by choosing it from the list.

Part 4: Inserting the paper

Inserting the paper in hp deskjet 3050

The most important step is to load the paper into the HP Deskjet 3050 printer. For this open, the input tray put a pile of fresh papers into it. Take care that the papers are not torn or already used because due to this you may not get good quality printouts.

Now give the command from your device for whatever document you wanted to get prints. And as soon as the printer starts printing you will get the outstanding printouts of your document text or picture.

Once you have performed all the above-mentioned steps the set-up process is completed.

HP deskjet 3050 Wi-Fi setup

HP an American company specialized in producing high quality and reliable computer software, hardware, personnel computer, operating system, printers, scanners, etc. HP produces different kinds of printers and one of their famous printers is an all-in-one printer which is specialized in printing, scanning, faxing, copying, etc.

HP Deskjet 3050 is a multi-functional printer that is suitable for printing, scanning, and copying features. It can print 20 pages per minute for black and white print and 16 color print in one minute. It also has two cartridge systems which help to print smoothly for a long time. It can be used to print calendars, fax and game front cover, notes, etc. can connect with the computer, laptop, smartphones, androids, etc with wires, wireless, or via Wi-Fi.


  1. Operating system – window 10, 8, 8.1, 7, window vista, mac os.
  2. Wireless router.
  3. A computer or a proper device.
  4. Strong and fast internet connection/ network.
  5. USB cable.
  6. An updated printer driver.
  7. Fix your ink cartridges properly and fix your paper inside the printer paper tray.


There are two ways to connect the HP Deskjet 3050 with Wi-Fi-

1- Push Button Method

This push-button feature may not be available for every printer so this method can only be used for those printers having WPS buttons.

  • Switch on the HP Deskjet 3050 printer and go to the printer’s control panel.
  • On the control panel press the wireless button.
  • Click the setting option.
  • From the menu select the Wi-Fi-protected setup.
  • Now press the WPS button on the printer.
  • Now go to your wireless router and press the blue color WPS button on the router for few seconds.
  • Let the printer connected to the network. When the Wi-Fi setup will be completed. The printer will notify you as the wireless button blue light will stop flashing and will remain lit.


2- PIN method or password

This method applies to all the printer models for a Wi-Fi setup.

  • Switch on the printer and go to the control panel.
  • On the control panel press the Wireless button.
  • From the menu select the wireless setup wizard option.
  • The printer will search for the network available.
  • Now select your network from the list.
  • Enter your WPS pin or Wi-Fi password in the given space.
  • Your printer will take some time, when the printer is connected to the Wireless network the Wi-Fi light will stop flashing and will remain lit.


Driver installation

  • Install the printer drivers to complete the Wi-Fi connection setup.
  • Open any browser and search 123.hp.com/dj3050.
  • Click on setup and derive on the home page.
  • Enter your model number or printer name.
  • Select Window as an operating device and Window 10 – 64 bit or 32 bit as your window version.
  • Select the drive suitable for your window.
  • Click the download button and let it download.
  • Double click the downloaded .exe setup file and open it.
  • A window will open up stating installing the set-up.
  • Run the set-up and allow the program to make changes to the computer.
  • Click next.
  • Accept all the terms and conditions and license agreement and click next.
  • Connect your printer with your computer through a USB.
  • Select the manual setting option from the next screen and click next.
  • Select your network from the list.
  • Click next.
  • Enter your network password in the given space.
  • Click next. Your installation process is completed, now you can disconnect your USB from the printer and computer.
  • If you don’t have a USB cable, then just open your HP utility setup window and add your printer from the list and continue. Select your network and type the password. And click continue.
  • This will connect your computer with your printer through a network.
  • This completes your setup.
  • If you want to check your printers working. Select the file you want to print and print it via Wi-Fi. If prints come out properly, it means your set-up was successful.


If your face any problem with the HP Deskjet 3050 setup then just check the guide which you received with the printer and if it didn’t help then contact the HP customer helpline number for help. Or send a query mail to their email address. The team will surely respond to your problem and will help you to set up the printer.

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