HP Envy 5661 Wireless Printer Setup

When printers were first introduced many of us were reluctant to buy it because we were not certain if we will be able to adapt ourselves to the new technological development. But we did cope with it and printers have been a part of our households for almost 2 decades now. The evolution of technology has seen many changes in the printers and one such change has been the wireless connectivity. What do you mean by a wireless connectivity? You don’t have the hassle of connecting your printer to your computer and the router using cables. Instead make use of the wireless technology to connect them all just like connecting your mobile phones with your home’s WI-FI network. Now the HP Envy 5661 wireless printer setup is similar to that of any other printer. But for the sake of those who want a detailed step by step instructions to complete the setup our team of experts have come up with these easy to follow directions.

HP Envy 5661 Wireless Printer Setup

Wireless setup – Windows OS

  • Make a note of your home / office network’s name and the corresponding password
  • The printer, computer and the router should be turned on and connected to the same network
  • Disconnect all other cables, USB and Ethernet, from the printer except the power cable
  • If there was a previous wired connection setting enabled on your printer you will have to now change it into a wired connection
  • To do that, open the HP Printer Assistant software on your computer
  • Select the Printer setup and Software selection option from the Utilities menu
  • Now choose between the two available options, Connect a new printer or Convert a USB connected printer to wireless
  • On the display screen of your printer select Wireless settings by touching on the Wireless icon
  • Follow the instructions on your printer to complete the setup process after selecting the Wireless setup wizard
  • For this, you will be required to download the printer’s software on the device from which you wish to print your documents

Wireless setup – Mac OS

  • Make a note of your home / office network’s name and the corresponding password
  • The printer, computer and the router should be turned on and connected to the same network
  • Initially you will have to connect the printer and your computer using a USB cable and close all other applications on the computer
  • On the display screen of your printer select Wireless settings by touching on the Wireless icon
  • Follow the instructions on your printer to complete the setup process after selecting the Wireless setup wizard
  • For this, you will be required to download the printer’s software on the device from which you wish to print your documents

In between, if you have any doubts while completing the HP Envy 5661 wireless printer setup, call our customer care team at 1-800-237-0201 or https://www.123hp-com.com and they will show you how it should be done.