123 HP DeskJet 2542 Printer to Mac OS Connection
Want to hook up your HP DeskJet 2542 printer to your Mac operating system devices? Now it’s easy to setup the HP DeskJet 2542 printer on your Mac operating system. Follow the commands given below to setup the connection instantly and easily.
Connect your HP DeskJet 2542 printer and computer on an active wireless network. Some of the significant requirements to setup your HP DeskJet 2542 printer on a wireless network are switching on your computer and DeskJet printer. Keep both your printer and computer in a ready state. You have to print the network configuration page to group some important information lie network name and network password. The network name is also known as the Service Set Identifier (SSID) and the network password also known as WEP security key or WPA passphrase are available in the network configuration page. Make sure that both your printer and computer are connected in the same wireless network after you finish all the settings given below.
After collecting all the requirements, make note of it and remember the network name and network password for future use. Now it is time to install the HP DeskJet 2542 printer software. Download the most current version of your HP DeskJet 2542 printer software from the 123.hp.com or hp.support.com.
HP DeskJet 2542 Mac connection
Click the wireless icon that can be seen in the front side of control panel. Turn the wireless icon on. Click HP setup on the airport bar accessible on your Mac operating system.
On your printer, select Settings and click Print Report and click Network Configuration and print it. The network SSID and the printers that are connected to the network information will be accessible in this page. Make note of the IP address from this page. The Network name is HP Setup (Service Set Identifier or SSID)
Open any web browser and type the IP address. The Embedded web server will be loaded on your page which is pages on the printer.
You have to click on Networking tab and click Wireless. Select Wired or Wireless on this tab based on your printer. Pick Wireless and enter your SSID in the advanced tab.
Select Web Encryption in infrastructure and enter your password. Click Apply. Take print out of another Network configuration page by following the above procedure and make note of the SSID or Service set Identifier.
Click Device Manager on your Mac Operating systems and click Information and Settings. Click Setup and follow the instruction that are provided on screen and complete the printer connection to Mac operating system.
Download the HP DeskJet 2542 printer software from 123.hp.com and type your printer model. Choose the software driver that you need and click Download. You can also make changes in your operating systems if you wish. There is a choice to alter the operating system also.
Make sure that you select the right and apt operating systems for your device. After downloading, install the printer software on your Mac Operating system and cease the printer installation fruitfully.