123 HP Envy 5542 Printers Wireless Printer Setup
Follow the below given instructions to setup the 123 HP envy 5542 printer wireless network. Then you can select either the Windows operating system .
123 HP Envy 5542 for Windows
Connect the printer to a wireless network and install the printer driver and software. Then you have to select the Wireless connection type when installing the printer software.
1. 123 HP Envy 5542 Requirements
First gather some important requirements to setup the printer in a wireless network. Switch on the printer and computer. Gather the information like network name or the Service Set Identifier(SSID), network password or the WEP key or WPA security passphrase, a computer connected on wireless network. It is recommended to have a broadband internet access like cable or DSL for getting regular updates on printers.
Then make sure that your computer and router is turned on. The printer should be connected on the same wireless network as the computer. Keep the devices closer to the router to avoid signal breakage during software installation. Disconnect to your printer.
2. 123 HP Envy 5542 Connection setup
First follow the below instructions to setup your printer in a wireless network connection. Press the wireless icon on the printer control panel and press the button . Now press the down arrow to scroll the wireless setup wizard and click OK. Then the wizard searches for the available network and press the down arrow to find the name of your network. Click OK.
Then enter the network name manually, if your network name is not available. Now press the down arrow to scroll down to enter new network name. click OK after entering the network name. If text entered is not case sensitive(upper case and lower case alphabets), the network connection will fail.
Next scroll to Done and click OK. Then the printer will connect to the network. Enter the WEP or WPA key when you are prompted. After entering the WEP key or WPA key, scroll Done.
3. 123 HP Envy 5542 Driver download and installation
First you need to download the current version of the printer. Then current version for the HP printers are available in support.hp.com. Now visit the website to download and install the software and driver.Next enter your model number in the search box of the web page.
Then click the software and drivers tab on the left side of the webpage and click Go to visit the software download page.
Next you can either download the full feature software or basic driver according to your wish.
Now the operating system will be checked by the webpage itself. Click download and double-click the driver file in the browser downloads bar or in the Downloads folder on the computer to launch the driver installation.
Then follow the instructions that appear on the screen to complete the connection setup and driver installation. Now complete the printer registration and activation by returning to the HP home page in your web browser.
123 HP Envy 5542 for Mac OS
Connect the printer to a wireless network and install the printer driver and software. You have to select the Wireless connection type when installing the printer software. Follow the onscreen instructions.
1. HP Envy 5542 Requirements
The important requirements to setup a wireless network connection are network name or Service Set Identifier(SSID), network password called the WEP key or WPA security passphrase, a computer connected to wireless network and an internet connection. The broadband internet connection is recommended by HP.
Then the printer should be connected to the same wireless network as the computer. Next turn on the printer and place your devices closer to avoid signal breakage. The USB or Ethernet cable should be disconnected.
2. HP Envy 5542 Connection setup
First follow the below instruction to setup the wireless network connection on your printer . You should press the wireless icon on the printer control panel and press the button . Press the down arrow and click OK to scroll to the Wireless Setup Wizard. The wizard will search for the available networks. Press the down arrow to scroll to find your network name and click OK.
If your network name is not available, you can enter it manually. Scroll down by pressing the down arrow to Enter New Network Name and click OK . Then the network connection fails if the text is not case sensitive (upper case and lower case letters).
Now scroll to Done and click OK. The printer will connect to the network. Enter the WEP or WPA key when you are prompted. After entering the WEP key or WPA key, scroll Done.
3. HP Envy 5542 Driver download and installation
First download the most current version of your printer software from the HP website. Now visit to download the printer software. Then enter your model number in the search box. You will be navigated the printer product home page. Next click the software and drivers tab to download by clicking Go.
Now download the full feature software solution or basic driver according to your wish. Then click Download and click the file name xxxx.dmg which will be available in your browser downloads or in the downloads folder to launch the installer.
Then follow the instructions that appear on the screen after double clicking on the HP Inkjet SW in the installer window. Now close the installation software when you are prompted and the HP Utility Software will be opened.
In the HP Utility setup, you have to choose the printer name and click Continue. Click Add Printer to display the Add window. Now click the name of your printer and check whether the printer has Bonjour listed under Kind. Then click Use or Print Using menu and then select your printer name in the drop-down menu and click Add to add the printer to the list. Next click Continue in the installer window.
Then follow the instruction that appear on the screen and complete the printer setup successfully and click Done.