HP Officejet 250 Printer All-in-One Support
HP Officejet 250 Setup
Follow the steps provided below to set up your printer. Our steps are simple and easy to set up a HP Envy 250 Setupin your home:
Step 1: First, take out the HP Officejet 250 printer from the box and place it on a flat surface.
Step 2: Remove the packing materials that has wrapped up the printer and keep it aside.
Step 3: Connect the power cord from the printer’s rear to an electrical wall outlet.
Step 4: Take out the ink cartridges from their package and install them into the Officejet 250 printer.
Step 5: Ensure that you load paper into the input tray of the printer. The printer aligns the cartridges automatically once they are installed.
Step 6: As a final step of setting up the printer, download the oj250 printer software from the installation CD provided in the shipment box.
HP Officejet 250 Driver Services
To make sure that your 123 hp oj250 printer performs well without any trouble, it is important that you install the latest version of the driver in it. Without a driver, the printer functionalities cannot be obtained. It takes only a couple of minutes to download and install the oj250 printer driver on your computer.
User manuals are so-called printer manuals that assist you with step-by-step instructions to fix your printer issues and set it up independently. Usually, when you purchase a new printer, you will be provided with a manual that helps you arrange your printer for functioning. Whereas, we have printer manuals that give you end-to-end instructions to run and maintain your printer.
HP Officejet 250 Printer Unboxing and Setting Up
HP Officejet 250 First Time Printer Setup
If you purchase a new printer, you will always want it to be fixed properly so that it functions well. From unboxing the printer till installing the printer software on your computer, our instructions will provide a smoother experience in setting up your printer. Go through the steps provided below without changing its order for a quick printer function. You can also call our toll-free number if you need any further help on the same:
Unbox the HP Officejet 250 Printer from the box
- Unwrap the 123 hp Officejet 250 printer from the box and place it on a leveled surface.
- Remove the cover with which the printer is wrapped up by clearing the tape that is stuck on the printer’s surface. Release the ink cartridge access door, clear the tape and close the door.
- Connect the power cord’s one end to the printer’s rear and the other end to the direct electrical socket on the wall. Take the cable, connect it from your printer to the computer.
- Tap the required switches and power on the printer. Do not connect the printer and computer with a USB cable while installing it for the very first time.
- Take out the ink cartridges from their package and remove the tape from their contacts. Hold the cartridge from its sides before you intend to install it.
- Open the ink cartridge access door; once you open the cartridge door, the carriage inside the printer will move to its left position.
- Insert the black and tri-color cartridge on its respective slot matching the color code shown in the slot.
- While this is in progress, insert paper into the input tray or paper tray and wait for the HP Officejet 250 Setup to print the alignment page by itself.
- If you are unable to get the alignment page automatically, then print it manually.
HP Officejet 250 Driver installation
Installing the HP Officejet 250 Drivercan be done in two ways. Both the methods are easy and simple. We have the guidelines for both Windows and Mac operating systems that are supported by this printer. Read the steps and follow them as per the compatibility of your printer with your computer OS.
HP Officejet 250 Driver Installation for Windows
Check if the computer to which your printer is to be connected is ready to Install the HP Officejet 250 Driver software of the printer. To verify the same, open the Windows installation settings.
For your computer to accept the settings of your printer, search Windows for device installation settings by choosing the Device Installation Settings option.
If you are performing the Print driver Installation using the installer CD provided by the manufacturer, then insert it into the computer’s disc drive and follow the prompts to get to the driver setup file.
In the setup file folder, open the .exe file for Windows and click Run or Save, and then follow the instructions on your monitor to complete the installation.
As mentioned previously, in the Device Installation Settings option, locate the Add Print Driver Wizard, select the desired network connection type and begin the installation procedure.
If the driver has been installed properly on your 123 HP Officejet 250 printer, then you will be able to add the printer successfully to the Add or Remove Device column. In case if you find it difficult, you can get in touch with us at the toll-free number.
HP Officejet 250 Driver Installation for Mac
The HP Officejet 250 Driver installation for Mac computers may not have a huge difference but the driver setup file format alone changes:
Turn on your 123 HP Officejet 250 printer and your Mac computer to which the printer interface is to happen. You can download the driver either from our website or can make use of the installation CD that was provided along with the printer.
After inserting the disc into the computer’s CD drive, observe if you are receiving any prompts on the computer screen.
If not, go to My Computer, double-click the CD drive name and open the .dmg setup file to install the HP Officejet 250 driver.
Once you open, a prompt window displays instructing you to click Run or Save. A set of instructions are displayed on your screen, follow them and complete the HP Officejet 250 Driver installation.
To ensure that the HP Officejet 250 Driver is installed successfully, try to print a blank page from any of your computer application after you add the printer to the computer.
If the printer prints a blank page, then it is functioning well. If not, you can contact us at the toll-free number for a quick fix of the issue.
HP Officejet 250 Print Documents
HP Officejet 250 Print a Documents in Windows
The Print is the primary function that the HP Officejet 250 Printer performs. You can print both documents and photos using this printer. In fact, this Officejet 250 is a mobile compatible printer and you can print photos or documents in a blink of an eye, provided the printer is added to your phone and connected to the same wireless network:
Open the document that you prefer to print and alter the required settings before you intend to print.
Click File or the Menu icon based on the application you use, and then open the general print settings by clicking the Print option.
Click Printer Properties, Properties or Preferences based on your computer’s OS version to change settings such as layout, quality and advanced print settings.
Once you change the layout, paper and quality settings from the advanced print settings, click OK for the changes to become effective and then click Print.
With its easy mobile printing feature, the HP Officejet 250 printers are liked by most users. If you are able to get the print out of this printer, then continue printing multiple documents of multiple copies.
HP Officejet 250 Print a Documents in Mac
The document printing procedure for Windows and Mac do not have much difference except the options. Being a mobile printing compatible printer, you can get flawless prints of any of your documents or photos:
Choose a document or photo that needs to be printed.
Select the document or photo that you wish to print and open it. From the File menu, click the Print option.
When the printer settings window opens, click Show Details to select the Printer menu. From the Presets menu, set the paper type or print job that is supported by your printer.
Choose the quality, layout and duplexing option if applicable in the advanced print settings and click Print. Now, the print job is obtained.
You can also create customized print settings to use it as your standard settings for all your prints.
If your printer prints a document successfully, then you can proceed with printing more documents or photos further.
HP Officejet 250 Wireless Protected Setup
HP Officejet 250 Wireless Protected Setup in Windows
Configuring the wireless network for your printer using the WPS method is the best and easy way. Before you begin the procedure, ensure that the HP Officejet 250 Driver(s) are already installed.
At the time of installation, if you are asked to select your preferred network, choose the Wireless network:
Step 1 – Requirements for the printer installation through WPS:
First, keep your computer, router and the printer are turned on and the printer is in a ready state.
You need a wireless network name, which is SSID (Service Set Identifier) by default and a password(WEP/WPA/WPA2), a computer with internet access and connected to a wireless network to which you will also connect your printer.
Step 2- Printer Software Installation
To install your 123 hp oj250 printer software, download the HP Officejet 250 file using an automatic tool such as HP Printer Assistant.
Open the application, follow the instructions and complete the HP Officejet 250 Driver software installation.
If your printer and computer are connected using a USB cable, unplug it if needed.
If you don’t have any software application previously installed to download and install the HP OJ250 printer software, you can do it manually as well.
From the printer’s control panel, click the Wireless Setup wizard and follow the instructions complete the printer software installation.
This Wireless Setup Wizard is another software to configure the wireless network to your printer automatically.
HP Officejet 250 Wireless Protected Setup in Mac
Connecting your printer to a wireless network using WPS method contain common steps for both Windows and Mac. Follow the steps below to set up the printer on a wireless network.
Step 1 – Keep the needed specifications ready for the installation
Ensure that your printer and the router supports the WPS pushbutton method. The router should be wireless-capable and should have a WPS button on its rear.
Make sure that your computer’s wireless network uses a password for security. Sometimes, it won’t accept the default network name of the manufacturer too.
On your printer’s control panel, tap the Wireless icon and go to the Wireless Network Settings. Choose WPS Push or PIN method from the options displayed on the screen.
Follow the instructions on the printer screen and complete the wireless network connection process.
Step 2- Retain the previous Wireless Settings on the printer
If the wireless network connection is already established on your computer, instead of obtaining a new connection, you can restore the default Wireless settings on the printer.
Press the Wireless icon and check if the light on it blinks. If it does not blink, click and hold the icon and press the Cancel button simultaneously for 3 seconds. The wireless light should start to blink now. And this will resume your installation process.
Step 3- Print HP Officejet 250 Driver and Software installation
With HP Printer Assistant installed on your computer, the printer software and driver gets automatically installed on it. With this tool, the HP Officejet 250 Driver and software installation become easy.
After launching the HP Printer Assistant, complete the installation by following the prompts displayed on the screen.
Step 4- Setting up the Wireless Network Connection
Before you begin with the wireless network configuration, disable the computer’s network connection from the network till the completion of the process.
Use HP Auto Wireless Connect to set up the Wireless network connection to your printer automatically.
With SSID as your default network name, enter the authentication details and select the HP Officejet 250 printer in the drop-down and click Continue.
Install all the software recommended by your printer on the computer and add your printer if it is not shown on the list.
Print a test page by clicking the test page option to ensure that the 123 hp oj250 printer has been properly connected to the wireless network. After this, you will be able to scan, copy and print from all wireless-enabled printers of the same place.
HP Officejet 250 Digital Setup
HP Officejet 250 ePrint Setup
HP ePrint is an advanced cloud-based service that lets you print from anywhere but it requires an active Internet connection. The facility of using this ePrint is, you can print a document or photo directly to the printer by sending it as an email to the 123 HP Officejet 250 printer. For this ePrint feature to work, your 123 hp Officejet 250 printer should be connected to the network wirelessly.If you have a touchscreen control panel on your hp Officejet 250 printer, follow these instructions.:
Tap the ePrint icon on your printer’s control panel. If your printer does not show the icon, go to the Web Services Setup or Network Setup or Wireless settings option based on your printer model.
Click on Print Info to get the information sheet that contains the printer’s email address.
In case there is no email id available on the sheet, you can find the printer’s claim code and add @hpeprint.com to use it as an email.
With this email id, you will be able to send any file directly to the printer.
If you have a printer that does not contain a touchscreen display, read the instructions below:
Find out the IP address of the printer by obtaining a network configuration page. This is also called as self-test page.
Open your computer browser, key in the IP address to get access to the Web Services Setup page.
Click on Enable or Turn on on your printer’s control panel to make use of the ePrint feature.
Again click the Print info page to get the email id of the printer.
With this email id, you can send the files directly to the hp Officejet 250 printer and print using the ePrint feature.