Easy Setup

Un pack the printer from its packaging and remove all the protective tape from inside and outside the HP Officejet 6100 printer. Connect one end of the power cord to the printer and the other end to the wall socket. Now, establish a connection with your HP Officejet 6100 printer and the modem to connect wirelessly.

Paper tray alignment

Place unused A4 paper or letter into the input tray.Open the HP Officejet 6100 printer software and then choose Printer Actions.Access the Printer Toolbox by clicking on the Maintenance Tasks.Now, the printer toolbox appears.Go to the Device Services tab.Select the Align Ink Cartridges option. Now, your HpOfficejet 6100 printer prints an alignment page.

Scanner setup

After the scanning option to a computer is enabled, the user can startscanning from the HP Officejet 6100 printer software on your computer or from the printer’s display screen. Some ofthe scan functions are available only after install the HP printer software. So, it is imperative todownload the HP software.

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HP Officejet 6100 Windows setup

Before you begin the setup process, make sure that the following operation is performed.

  • Your wireless network connection is properly setup and in working condition.
  • Your HP printer and the computer used should be connected to same wireless network.
  • When asked, enter the wireless network name (SSID) and wireless password.
  • Based on the level of security required, you may have to use a WPA, passphrase or WEP key.On the printer’s control panel, touch the Wireless button and then tap on Settings. In the list ofoptions available, choose Wireless Setup Wizard and follow the directions to complete the setup.
How to change from a USB connection to wireless network (Windows)?
  • Perform one of the following functions depending on your operating system.
    • Windows 8.1: In the lower left hand corner of the desktop, click on the down arrowand choose your printer name. Now, click on Utilities.
    • Windows 8: Right click on your Desktop screen and choose All Apps on the App bar.From the list of printers available, choose yours and then click on Utilities.
    • Windows7, Windows Vista and Windows XP: Click in the following order. Startà AllProgramsà HP àHP Officejet 6100.
  • Scroll through the list of options and then choose Printer Setup & Software.
  • Choose Convert a USB connected printer to wireless and follow the instructions.

Click on the following in the same order ; Setup - - > Network/Wireless menu - - > Wireless SetupWizard. Choose the printer you want from the list of printers. When prompted, enter the WEPpassword. Your printer will be connected to the wireless network and when it’s done, print a testreport to see I it works fine. Connect your HP printer to your Apple device with the use of a USBcable. Install the necessary software and drivers for your printer.

  • Un-box your newly bought HP Officejet 6100 wireless printer from its packaging.
  • Connect the wires at their appropriate place.
  • Now, switch on the HP printer by pressing the Power button.
  • The LCD screen with several buttons and icons is the control panel of your HP printer.
  • Install the ink cartridges by unpacking from the package.
  • Remove the protective tape on the ink cartridge.
  • Slowly, insert the ink cartridge into its place according to the color code. Push it in until itlocks into place.
  • Go to 123.hp.com/oj6100 to download the needed software and drivers for your Wireless printer.
  • You can also install the software from the CD that came with the printer. Insert the CD intothe drive and follow the on-screen instructions.
  • After completing the process, save the settings and click Close to complete.