HP Deskjet 3636 Troubleshooting

HP Deskjet 3636 won’t print

  • Check whether the printer and computer are linked properly.
  • Look for paper jams in the printer’s input and output trays.
  • Turn on the 123.hp.com/dj3636 printer, open the access door and check if the carriage moves properly.
  • Inspect the carriage for any ink leaks and replace them when prompted.
  • Verify if the printer is in Sleep Mode.

HP Deskjet 3636 troubleshooting


HP Deskjet 3636 won’t scan

  • Go the control panel and select Uninstall a Program.
  • Right-click on the HP Printer Software and choose Uninstall.
  • Now open the Run command such that you select the Windows and R keys properly. Enter printup.exe/s and select OK.
  • Select the Drivers tab and choose it at the bottom.
  • Choose Apple and select OK on the Printer Server Properties and close Devices and Printers.

HP Deskjet 3636 won’t connect to wifi

  • Power cycle the router and check if you can link your printer and computer wirelessly.
  • Make sure the Wireless light on the printer starts blinking.
  • This confirms that the Wireless feature is working properly.
  • Open the HP Print and Scan Doctor tool on your system.
  • Now run the diagnostics of the printer and start printing.
  • Reset the printer if none of the solutions work.

HP Deskjet 3636 Reset

  • Make sure to turn on the printer.
  • Push the Wireless and Cancel button on the control panel.
  • Press them simultaneously and hold them for three seconds.
  • Now restart the printer to complete the reset process.

HP Deskjet 3636 Printer Offline

  • Make sure your router’s connection remains active and stable if connected wirelessly.
  • Contact your ISP if there is an HP Deskjet 3636 troubleshooting issue.
  • Make sure the router is placed close to your 123.hp.com/dj3636 printer and computer.
  • Check if many devices are linked to the same router.
  • If so, detach them; this minimizes the Wi-Fi channel interference.
  • Disconnect any USB or Ethernet cables if connected wirelessly.
  • This may cause network issues.
  • Open the HP printer software on your system and print an information page to ascertain that the network issues are resolved.