HP Officejet Pro 6978 Wireless setup

Requirements

  • Ensure that HP Officejet Pro 6978 is wireless-enabled.
  • A router connected to a HP Officejet Pro 6978 Wireless Setup Access Point.
  • Active internet connection on the WAP.

Enable the Wireless function on the printer’s access panel. Activate the router that is linked to a network source. Configure the 123.hp.com/ojpro6978 printer with the desired network.

HP Officejet Pro 6978 Wireless setup


How to Connect HP Officejet Pro 6978 to Wireless

  • Activate the wireless router and set the network to Open.
  • Press the Wi-Fi button on the printer’s access panel.
  • Disconnect any USB/Ethernet cable linked to the printer.
  • Power up your computer and click on the Start icon.
  • Go to the All Programs menu and access the HP folder.
  • Double-click on the folder with the name HP DeskJet 3050.
  • Click on the Printer icon and the HP printer software wizard opens.
  • Left-click on the option titled Printer Setup & Software Selection.
  • Continue with the on-screen prompts to connect to the router.
  • Click on Finish and the connection will be established successfully.

How to Connect HP Officejet Pro 6978 to Computer

  • Ensure that the latest version of the printer driver is installed on your computer.
  • Connect the 123.hp.com/setup 6978 printer to an electrical source and power it on.
  • Power on your computer and keep it close to the printer.
  • Take the USB cable accompanied by the printer or purchase a new one.
  • Attach the square end of the USB cable to a USB slot on the printer.
  • Plug the rectangle-end to a USB port on your computer.
  • The system displays a message stating Installing Device Drivers.
  • Wait until the device HP OJPRO 6978 drivers installation is complete.
  • Click OK on the upcoming pop-up window.
  • Start printing once the connection is successful.