HP Envy 5055 Wireless Setup

HP Envy 5055 printer can be connected to a wireless network using Wireless Setup Wizard, Auto Wireless Connect or WPS PIN/Push button method.


How to Connect HP Envy 5055 to Wireless

  1. 1. Disconnect the printer from the computer if you have already established a connection between them.
  2. 2. Ensure that the computer is connected to the same network to which you want to connect the Envy 5055 printer.
  3. 3. Turn on the Envy 5055 printer and wait until it is idle.
  4. 4. Tap Wireless on the control panel.
  5. 5. Open the Settings menu and then touch Wireless Setup Wizard. The 123.hp.com/envy5055 printer will now search for the available local networks.
  6. 6. Tap on your network name and then confirm it by tapping OK.
  7. 7. Keep following the prompts of the wizard until the setup is complete.
  8. 8. Enter the WPA/WEP passphrase if prompted.
  9. 9. Now install the printer driver on your computer.
  10. 10. Select the Wireless connection type when prompted, and carry out the instructions displayed on the installer screen to complete the setup.

HP Envy 5055 Wi-Fi direct

Click Start menu on your Windows 10 OS and click Settings. Click Devices and select Printers and Scanners.

  •    If you have Windows 8.1, open the Charms menu and click Devices.
  •    Scroll to the Add a printer or scanner option and then choose the Show Wi-Fi Direct printers.
  •    Select the printer with the name ‘DIRECT’ mentioned.
  •    Make sure the printer is in the ready state.
  •    Click the Add device option on your computer and enter the WPS PIN for your printer if prompted. The PIN will be displayed on the printer’s control panel.
  •    Open the document/photo that you want to print using a suitable application.
  •    Click File and then select Print.
  •    Select the Envy 5055 printer from the list of printers and click Print again.
  •    Wait until the printer prints the document/photo.

How to connect the HP Envy 5055 printer to Wi-Fi

  •    Gather your network name and password.
  •    Turn on the printer, router, and computer.
  •    Remove any cable connecting the printer to your computer.
  •    Make sure you have installed the printer driver and ensure the connection type is set to HP Envy 5055 Wireless Setup.
  •    Select Wireless on the control panel and then tap the Wireless Settings icon.
  •    Touch Wi-Fi Protected Setup and then select Push Button.
  •    Carry out the WPS Push button method or PIN method.
  •    If you have chosen the Push Button method, press the WPS button on your router within 2 minutes. The printer will automatically detect the network and configure the connection.
  •    If you have opted the PIN method, tap Start on the control panel. The printer will display a PIN.
  •     Type the PIN on the router. The printer will connect to the network.

How to connect HP Envy 5055 to the computer

  •    Make sure the hardware setup for the printer is complete.
  •    Connect the printer to an electrical wall outlet using the power cord.
  •    Power up the Envy 5055 printer and wait until it is idle.
  •    Choose your language and region, and set other preferences on the control panel.
  •    Make sure the input tray contains enough paper.
  •    Insert the installation CD into the computer’s hard drive. If the driver on the CD is outdated, proceed with the steps below.
  •    Click the Driver Download link provided below.
  •    Run the .exe or .dmg file. Agree to the terms and conditions of the installer and select the purpose of installation if prompted.
  •    Select the ‘USB’ connection type when prompted.
  •     Connect the computer and the HP Envy 5055 printer using a USB cable. The computer will now detect the printer and connect to it.