How to connect an HP Laserjet P1102W to Wi-Fi?

Here is the best and affordable Printer to print from your home or office. Yes, it’s the HP LaserJet P1102WPrinter now in more demand among business users. The laser printing technology used ensures good quality printouts with bold text and sharp images. If you are ready to begin your Print jobs, let us explain how to connect an HP LaserJet P1102W to Wi-Fi and complete the Printer setup

Connecting your Printer to the Network is not a difficult task. You can choose the compatible Wireless connection methods to make the setup process simple. But it’s not easy to proceed with the Printer setup without a secure and good speed network.

Plan your budget if you are interested in purchasing HP LaserJet P1102W Printer. Before explaining HP LaserJet P1102W network setup process, check out the top features of the model here

  • You can print from anywhere using HP LaserJet P1102W printer
  • The model looks good with a sleek design
  • The paper input tray can hold around 150 sheets
  • HP LaserJet P1102W printer offers a monthly duty cycle of up to 1500 pages
  • You can get the print speed of up to 18 ppm
  • Supports duplex printing as well
  • It’s easy to create professional documents
  • The standard memory capacity offered is 8 MB
  • Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Mac OSX v10.4,10.5 and 10.6 are the system requirements compatible to operate HP LaserJet P1102W printer
  • Excellent Printing performance
  • The model arrives with original HP ink cartridges to ensure high-quality print results
  • To connect the USB or Ethernet cable, you can use the standard USB 2.0 port

Are you ready to connect HP LaserJet p1102w to Wi-Fi? To learn how to connect an HP LaserJet p1102w to Wi-Fi, follow the instructions below

  • If your HP LaserJet P1102W printer is brand new, take out the Printer from the package
  • Now cross check if the essential hardware requisites are provided with the package
  • If yes, check the quality of the cables used
  • Then identify the exact port on your device to connect thesecables
  • If the hardware connection is complete, turn the device ON
  • Now choose the compatible settings to connect your device to the network

HP Smart to connect HP Laserjet P1102W to Wi-Fi

  • You can use the software program, HP Smart to establish the network
  • Download and install the software by visiting the appropriate software download portal
  • Then access the software
  • Select the network connection type whenever you receive a prompt
  • If you prefer using a wireless connection, enter the appropriate Wireless network SSID, password
  • Then follow the onscreen commands that appear on your device display screen
  • If the network setup is complete, print a network configuration page to verify the settings

Wireless configuration utility to establish the connection

You can also use the wireless configuration utility to configure HP LaserJet P1102W printer over the wireless network.

  • Connect the USB cable if required
  • Select the appropriate settings to establish the required connection
  • It’s also possible to change the network settings whenever required
  • To add your Windows device to HP LaserJet P1102W printer, go to the settings, Devices, and Printers
  • If you are a Mac user, select the system preference settings.
  • Then tap on the icon, Add Printer
  • HP LaserJet P1102W printer wireless setup is now complete
  • Meanwhile, check if any other alternative methods are available to connect HP LaserJet P1102W printer to the network

Connect HP LaserJet P1102w to Wi-Fi using WPS

  • If WPS feature is compatible, press and hold the WPS button after navigating to the Printer control panel to set up the network connection. Also, press the WPS button on your router
    • WPS pin method requires a WPS pin
    • After generating the Pin, access the Router configuration utility software to enter the Pin
    • If the push button method is your choice, choose the appropriate settings to begin the network setup
  • To start printing, select your document
  • Check if the network is active
  • Then tap on the option, Print
  • You are requested to wait until the high-quality printouts arrive

What if you get stuck with errors while connecting HP Laserjet P1102W printer to the network?

Network issues are common while connecting your HP printer to the network. It’s essential to resolve the error at the earliest. Else it’s hard to proceed with the Printer setup

  • If network issues popup, restart your Printer, Computer, and Router
  • Verify the wireless network SSID, Password used to activate the network connection
  • Make sure that the HP LaserJet P1102W printer is not in an offline state. If the printer is offline, navigate to the settings to disable the offline status. Note that the settings may differ for Windows and Mac
  • Check the Printer software version used.
  • Update the software regularly
  • Disconnect the network cables connected to the Printer and connect back again
  • Refer HP LaserJet P1102W printer setup manual, understand the network settings before you begin the setup
  • Check the compatibility before installing software’s such as HP Smart
  • Always use good-quality cables to connect your device.
  • The faulty cables used can be replaced with a new one
  • Scan your device once using the security tools available
  • Tools such as HP Scan and doctor is widely recommended to resolve frequent error codes that popup
  • We also suggest using the troubleshooting tools such as HP Printer Assistant or HP solution center
  • Replace your Windows, Mac computer with a new one
  • Then check if the network error codes resolve
  • It’s not a good idea to proceed with HP LaserJet P1102W printer setup without understanding the setup settings
  • Purchase a new device of the same model if wireless network connectivity issues persist even after troubleshooting
  • Make sure that the network settings are not changed


What are the compatible methods to connect HP LaserJet P1102W printer to the network?

  • If you are new to HP LaserJet P1102W printer model, use the software tools such as HP smart to set up the printer over a wireless network
  • If WPS feature is compatible, enable the feature on your Mobile device, Computer to proceed with the setup
  • We also recommend using the wireless network configuration utility to connect HP LaserJet P1102W printer to the network

What causes HP LaserJet P1102w wireless setup issues?

HP LaserJet P1102W printer connectivity issues can occur due to

  • Invalid network settings
  • Wrong network SSID, Password used
  • Software issues
  • Faulty cables used to connect the device
  • Printer in offline state
  • Router issues

How to check HP LaserJet P1102W printer offline status?

From your Windows Computer, navigate to the settings, Devices, and Printers. Access the Devices and Printers window. Right-click HP LaserJet P1102W printers connected and tap on the settings, what’s printing? The settings menu will now pop up on your device screen. Disable the offline settings from the drop-down menu

These settings may differ for your Mac device

Why is my HP P1102w not printing? How to fix the error?

HP P1102w may not print if jammed or stuck papers are present inside the Printer compartment. Choosing the wrong print settings can also cause printing issues. To troubleshoot printing errors on your device, follow the guidelines below

  • Visually inspect the Printer compartment
  • If jammed or stuck papers are present, remove it to resume the Print jobs
  • Install HP print and scan doctor tool and choose the settings, Fix Printing to resolve Printing issues
  • Print a test page to verify the Print settings
  • Update or upgrade HP printer drivers
  • Do not choose the wrong Print settings
  • Avoid performing multiple Print jobs
  • Meanwhile, restart HP printer spooler service, the software application that manages the print jobs
  • Ensure to load the paper properly into the Paper input tray
  • Choose the suitable print settings before printing your documents

How do I install HP P1102w Printer software?

It’s easy to install HP P1102w Printer software. Visit the software download portal and navigate to the section, let’s identify your product. Enter the Printer name; Version and wait until the driver search results appear. After choosing the matching driver, tap on the option, Download to proceed with the installation

You can also use HP P1102w Printer software CD provided with the package. Insert the CD, tap on the setup file and follow the onscreen commands to complete the software installation process

If you get stuck with software issues, uninstall the software and install the latest version

Why is my HP P1102w Printer offline? What does HP Printer offline indicate?

HP P1102w Printer offline error can occur due to

  • Insecure cable connection
  • Faulty cables used to connect your Printer to the Computer and Router
  • Network issues
  • Software error
  • Active or enabled offline settings on your HP P1102w Printer

HP Printer offline error indicates that your Printer is unable to communicate with the computer or other devices connected

What if you do not fix HP P1102w Printer offline error?

If you do not fix HP P1102w Printer offline error, it’s hard to perform the functions such as Print, Scan, Copy, and Fax

What’s inside THE HP P1102w Printer box?

If your HP P1102w Printer is brand new, the accessories such as the Printer power cord, Cartridges, Power cord, USB cable, the Printer user manual, and getting started guide will be provided with the Printer box

You can refer HP P1102w Printer manual to learn how to connect the hardware accessories to complete the Printer setup

How do I connect my I phone to HP P1102w Printer?

It’s easy to connect your I phone to HP P1102w Printer. Check out the instructions below

  • Switch on your Printer
  • Check if Wi-Fi direct feature is compatible to use with HP P1102w Printer
  • If yes, navigate to the Printer control panel
  • Enable the Wi-Fi direct feature
  • Meanwhile, enable the Wi-Fi direct settings on your Mobile device
  • Access the Wi-Fi network menu
  • Find the network-connected printers
  • From the Printer list that appears, choose HP P1102w Printer
  • Enter the Wi-Fi direct username, password
  • Finally follow the onscreen commands
  • Your I phone will be connected after a while

How to find the WPS pin on HP P1102w Printer?

It’s easy to generate and find WPS pin on HP P1102w Printer. You can tap on the wireless icon on your Printer to access the setup menu. After choosing the WPS setup, follow the on-screen commands. Select the settings to generate the Pin. The WPS Pin will be displayed on your device display screen


HP adds Air print support to the latest Printer models available in the market today. If you are using HP P1102w Printer, download and install the firmware update from HP to enable the Air print feature

  • To use the Air print feature, access the Wi-Fi network menu from your Mobile device
  • Also, confirm that your Printer supports Air print
  • Find the Wi-Fi direct enabled printers from the list that appear on your device screen
  • Select HP P1102w Printer from the list
  • Enter the Wi-Fi direct username, Password
  • Execute the onscreen commands to activate the network
  • Choose the document to print
  • Select the print preference settings
  • Tap on the option, Air print to begin printing your documents
  • If any error codes popup, cancel the Print jobs and start printing again

How do I scan using AN HP P1102w Printer?

Let us help you to scan your documents using HP P1102w Printer.

  • At first, turn on your Printer
  • Use good quality cables to connect your HP P1102w Printer to the Scanner, Computer
  • Install the compatible scanning software on your Windows device
  • We suggest software’s such as HP Scan jet, HP Scan, and Capture, Windows Scan app, Windows Fax, and Scan to use with HP printer
  • Position the paper on the Scanner glass
  • Choose the document to Scan
  • Set the Scan preferences
  • Tap on the Scan Icon
  • Then proceed with the onscreen prompts
  • You can also email the scanned document using the Scan to Email feature
  • To scan your document to PDF, access the Scan settings, select the option, scan to. Then tap on the icon, Scan to PDF
  • To fix Scanner not working error, check the cables used to connect the Scanner
  • Also, uninstall the Scanning software and install it again

Why won’t my HP P1102w Printer print from Mac?

If you are unable to print from your Mac device, access the System Preference Settings. Then find the icon, Printers, and Scanners. Finally, click on the option, Reset Printing system. You are requested to wait until the reset process complete. Then check if you can print your documents from Mac

If the errors remain, disconnect the cables connected to the Printer and connect back again

What are the compatible drivers to use with HP P1102w Printer?

  • The available HP P1102w Printer driver packages include Basic drivers, Driver product installation software, Diagnostic tool, HP LaserJet Firmware update utility, and Software e- Print
  • Visit the HP software download portal to find HP P1102w Printer drivers

How to use HP solution center to fix the alignment on HP printer?

Check if HP solution center or HP printer assistant software is installed on your computer. If yes, access the software and navigate to the Printer toolbox. Wait until the Printer toolbox open. Click on the option, Align cartridges and follow the onscreen guidelines.

It’s possible to uninstall the software if not required. Note that HP solution center software system is not available for Mac Version

Using HP solution center software, you can also perform the functions such as Scanning, Checking Ink levels, and much more

To download HP printer assistant, go to the appropriate software download portal

What is HP Instant Ink?

HP Instant ink is the subscription program that uses the Printer usage date to send regular ink fills whenever required. To use the HP Instant ink service, set up an account using a registered Email ID.Different monthly plans are offered. Choose the plan that suits your budget. If the Ink level is low, the cartridges will be ordered automatically

The available plans include

  • Basic
  • Moderate
  • Occasional
  • Frequent

Using these plans, you can save up to 50 percent of the Ink cost

If you are new to HP P1102w Printer model, get help from our HP customer support team to complete the wireless setup. To get good quality print results, HP P1102w Printer is the right choice