HP Envy 4500 Wireless Setup

When you configure your printer for wireless communication, there is no necessity to connect it to your computer with a cable. Instead, just connect your printer and computer to the same wireless network. You can then print your documents using your printer software. This web page explains how to connect your HP Envy 4500 printer to a wireless network and establish a connection between your devices (printer and computer). Now, let’s learn the steps in detail.

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Connect Your Printer To Your Wireless Network

  • On your printer control panel, press the Wireless button and choose the Settings option.
  • Scroll down and select the Wireless Setup Wizard option. Then, press the OK button.
  • When it shows you a list of nearby networks, pick your router’s name.
  • Next, input its password in the appropriate field.
  • A connection between your HP Envy 4500 printer and the router will be established within a few seconds.
  • Suppose you have a WPS-enabled router. Press the Wireless button and hold it until the wireless light starts flashing. Then, press your router’s WPS button. A connection between your printer and router will be established within a few seconds.
  • Now, you need to get the compatible software from HP’s official website and install the same on your computer. Then, connect your computer to the same wireless network (to which you have connected the printer) and start accessing your printer via the printer software.
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HP Envy 4500 Wi-Fi Setup

  • In order to connect the HP Envy 4500 printer to your smartphone or computer wirelessly without connecting to the Internet, you can use the printer’s Wi-Fi Direct function. Here’s how to proceed. From the printer’s home screen, select Wireless Direct. On the next screen, select Wireless Direct again and press the OK button. Enable Wi-Fi on your computer/smartphone and choose the name of your printer. Then, enter your Wi-Fi Direct password in the appropriate field.
  • In a short time, a connection will be established between the HP printer and your computer/smartphone.

This is a way to wirelessly connect your printer to your computer/smartphone without an internet connection.

How do I Connect my HP 4500 Printer to Wi-Fi

  • Tap the Wi-Fi Direct icon on the printer’s control panel to open the status screen. Touch the Settings icon to alter the connection type to either protected or unprotected (Manual or Automatic).
  • You can also print a report containing information about Wi-Fi Direct. Press the Information button on the access panel to print the report. Write down the Wi-Fi Direct password and other settings.
  • Link the HP Envy 4500 printer to the computer or mobile device. Print the network information page (along with the IP address) from the printer. Open a web browser & type the SSID in the address box.
  • Wait for a while and the Embedded Web Server page pops up. Click Continue on the website security certificate page that appears next.
  • Open the Networks menu and select the Wi-Fi Direct icon.
  • Select the Status option and wait until you see a message stating You are being redirected to a secure https-enabled page! Please hold on a few seconds. Click OK to redirect to an https page.
  • If an error message stating Your connection is not private displays, expand the Advanced menu and select the Proceed to [Printer IP address] option. Select the Edit Settings menu on the next page.
  • Refer to the manual to make necessary changes and click Apply. Restart the HP Envy 4500 printer and initiate the Wi-Fi direct connection again. Enter the Wi-Fi Direct password and initiate a print or copy job.

Connect The HP Envy 4500 Printer To Your Computer

You should install the appropriate printer software on your computer to establish communication between your HP printer and the computer. In this section, let’s discuss how to get the compatible software from HP’s website and install it on your computer.

  • From your browser, head to HP’s official website.
  • Enter HP Envy 4500 in the search area and reach the printer’s support page.
  • Here, click on the Software, Drivers and Firmware tab.
  • Now, your Operating System will be detected, and all the compatible drivers will be displayed.
  • Pick the software you prefer the most and click the Download option.
  • The driver you have chosen will start downloading in the background of the computer.
  • Locate the software in your Downloads folder and run the setup file.
  • In case the User Account Control window pops up, click the Yes button to continue.
  • When you are prompted to pick the connection type, choose the Wireless connection option.
  • Since you’ve already established a connection between your printer and router, the installer will identify your credentials and then connect your HP printer and the computer wirelessly.
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This is how you have to complete the wireless setup for your HP Envy 4500 printer. In case you still have difficulties, do not hesitate to contact our technical experts. They offer real-time assistance and can help you get the job done in minutes. You can do this using the Call button on this page.