how to connect hp officejet 5740 to laptop 2018-11-05T06:10:29+00:00

How to Connect HP Officejet 5740 to Laptop?

You can have a hard copy of a document by performing the print function. This hard copy can be used for future references also. HP Officejet 5740 printer will print documents with good quality and high resolution. The document may contain even texts and images. Officejet 5740 supports three significant features namely print, scan, and fax. By installing the appropriate drivers based on your operating system and connecting the printers correctly with the device of your choice, you can perform any of the aforeknown functions. The type of connection can be wired or wireless. Make sure you choose the type of connection correctly. Below We Provide Brief Instructions about how to connect hp officejet 5740 to laptop.

Quick HP OJ 5740 Unboxing Steps for Windows

  •   Place the parcel on a flat surface after receiving from shipment.
  •   Keep aside the accessories (power cord, USB cable, User guide, Printer manual, Driver Installation CD) that came with the parcel.
  •   “Unload” the printer from the printer box.
  •   Remove the scotch tapes from the top of the printer.
  •   “Open the access door” and discard the packing materials.
  •   Load the unused printing sheets into the paper input tray.
  •   “Install” both black and tri-color ink cartridges.
  •   Connect your printer to the direct power outlet.
How to Connect HP Officejet 5740 to Laptop

How to Connect HP Officejet 5740 to Laptop?

  •   “After” the unboxing procedure, you can connect your printer to the Windows laptop by using either wired or wireless connection.
  •   If you wish to connect your printer and the laptop using the USB cable, choose the type of connection while installing the HP Officejet 5740 Driver. Connect your printer using the USB cable that was provided to you during shipment.
  •   After connecting the printer to the laptop, your device will prompt you a message about the connection that you have made.
  •   In case you are connecting your laptop to a wireless connection, then the steps given below will help you.
  •   Turn ON your router and your printer if it is turned off. Now, know your network name and password. Ensure you have a good internet connection.
  •   The printer and your laptop are to be connected to the same network connection. Make sure you place the printer within the range of your router. Disconnect if there are any USB cables and Ethernet cables connected to your printer.
  •   On the control unit of your printer, tap the Wireless icon and the settings option. Choose the Wireless settings options wherein the Wireless settings dialog box will appear.
  •   From the Wireless setup wizard follow the instructions that are displayed on the control panel of your printer.
  •   Now you will have to download the printer driver software that is appropriate to your system. The driver software will be in .exe format for Windows and .dmg format for Mac Operating system.
  •   After completing all the procedures, you can start using the printer functions that you intend to use.

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