123 HP Envy 5642 Printer Connection to Mac Operating System
123 HP Envy 5642 Mac Setup is the ideal place to find out how to connect your HP Envy 5642 printer to Mac OS X. The connection between HP Envy 5642 printer and Mac Operating system is not that much complex. Follow the instructions given below and complete the HP Envy 5642 printer software and driver installation on your printer to connect with Mac OS successfully.
Uninstalling 123 HP Envy 5642 printer software
- On your Mac device, open the Applications folder >HP or Hewlett Packard folder > HP Uninstaller
- Click continue, click on one of the printers in the list.
- Hold down Control, Option and Command, While holding the three buttons down (this step is applicable if you do not have any other HP printers)
- Click uninstall after choosing your printer software. You can also choose all the printers linked with your computer to avoid confusion when connecting to the printer.
123 HP Envy 5642 Mac Setup | Reset Printing System
- To reset the printing system, click Apple icon and click System Preferences.
- Click Print & Fax/Scan in the Hardware section. The Print & Fax/Scan dialog box will open.
- Right-click (or Ctrl +click) in the left panel, and then click Reset printing system
- Click OKto confirm the reset. Type the correct Name and Password.
- Click OKto reset the printing system. The Print & Fax dialog box shows no printer selected
- Note: This will eliminate all printers in the print and Fax/Scan, any printer detached can be re-added later by clicking the plus (+) character.
Repair Disk Permissions and installing printer software
- On the Dock, click Applications, and then click Utilities.
- Double-click Disk Utility.
- Highlight your hard drive/partition on the left (by default this is “Macintosh HD”).
- Click the Repair Disk Permissionsbutton at the bottom of the window.
- Once the repair is complete, restart the computer.
- Restart the printer. Now you can download and install the printer software and install it.
- Download and install the printer software from hp.com/envy5642
- Ensure that you follow the instructions given onscreen. After connecting the printer successfully, try printing an alignment page. The alignment page will help you to check the alignments.
- When you add the printer, please ensure you are using the HP driver.
- Select Add other Printer or Scanner
- Select the printer you are adding and next to ‘Use’ you can select the printer driver