How to connect the HP printer to your Mac?

  • Click on Setup and the select Network or Wireless menu.
  • From the list of options available, tap on Wireless Setup Wizard.
  • The list of wireless networks will be available on screen. Choose the one which you want to use.
  • When asked, enter the WEP password of the network key of the wireless connection.
  • Your printer will be connected to the wireless network soon. After it gets connected, print a test report to see if the printer works fine.
  • Also, it is not needed to install the MAC printer driver separately. It gets installed automatically when you update the Apple device software.
  • Now, connect your HP printer and your Apple device with the use of an USB connection.
  • Connect other devices to the Internet through wired or wireless connection.
  • Go to the Menu option in the Apple device and touch software update. Otherwise, choose About this Mac and then select Software updates.
  • Now, choose Install.

How to select your printer on your MAC?

  • Open the Apple menu and choose System Preferences.
  • Go to the Hardware tab and then choose Print and Fax.

When your HP printer is listed,

  • Roll your pointer on (-) minus sign and remove the printer. Now, click on the (+) sign and Add a new printer.
  • Choose the printer name when it appears on screen.
  • Now, click on OK to continue.

When your HP printer is not listed,

  • Roll your mouse pointer near (+) sign and then click on Add Printer or Scanner.
  • Choose any one of the option when the printer names appear.
  • Click on Continue option.
  • On the Print Using box, choose the printers name.
  • Now, download and install the Apple printer software.