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HP Officejet Pro 6970 Printer Setup

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Figure 1: HP Officejet Pro 6970 - Printer

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1. Unpack the HP Officejet Pro 6970 printer Setup

  • The initial setup of the printer is the mandatory step to enjoy the features of the printer model.
  • Begin the process by taking away the printer from the package.
  • Eliminate the packaging material from the sides of the hp ojpro 6970 printer.
  • Next, cross-check the accessories present in the box.
  • Now, from the control panel take away the film.

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2. Download the HP Officejet Pro 6970 Driver

  • Before starting the download of the driver, know about the recent driver for your printer.
  • Search the driver and begin the installation process.
  • A list of printer HP Officejet Pro 6970 drivers and software will be available.
  • From which you can pick your printer and enjoy the printing features.

hp officejet pro 6970 printer setup

3. Connect your HP Officejet Pro 6970 with wireless

  • If you’re setting the hp officejet pro 6970 printer setup for the first time, then eliminate all the packaging material.
  • Simply, begin from connecting the power cord, installing the ink cartridges, and loading the paper tray.
  • The first time hp ojpro 6970 printer wireless setup will not be a hectic task if you have proper instructions.

HP Officejet Pro 6970 Printer setup

The setup of your HP Officejet Pro 6970 printer includes unpacking, supplying power connection, inserting papers, and ink cartridges. Your printer is ready to work if you complete the above steps without error. If you face difficulties in the hp officejet pro 6970 printer setup, reach our technical team to get setup service. 

Step 1 : Unboxing the HP Officejet Pro 6970 Printer

  • Take out the hp officejet pro 6970 printer setup from the cartridge and remove the tapes from the outer surface.
  • Place the printer on a clean and flat surface.
  • Check the condition of the other accessories available in the package.
  • Connect your printer to the electric outlet using a power cord.
  • Make sure that the power supply is stable.
  • Next, pull the paper tray outside.
  • Load a sufficient amount of paper into the input tray.
  • Now, open the cartridge door and eliminate the packaging material.
  • Hold the ink cartridge firmly and slide into the respective areas.
  • Once the initial printer setup is over, your printer is half set to go.

Step 2 : Connect your HP Officejet Pro 6970 Printer with computer

  • Begin the process by making sure that your hp ojpro 6970 printer and device are compatible with each other.
  • Collect facts regarding the network like SSID and network password.
  • Connect your computer to the same wireless network.
  • Download the driver and finish the installation process.
  • Choose the network type and click OK.
  • Now, disconnect the USB cable and wait until it again prompts to connect a USB cable.
  • Wait for a few minutes for a steady network connection.
  • Tap on the printer and tap on the setup button from the control panel.
  • Now, your hp officejet pro 6970 printer setup will be ready to print.

Installing a Downloaded Driver on HP Officejet Pro 6970

Downloading an appropriate HP Officejet Pro 6970 printer software and driver will help you to print from your computer. You can easily download and install the specific drivers by using the CD.  Other than this, you can also download using the link. It is user choice of how they want.
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Figure 2: HP Officejet Pro 6970 Driver Installation

Option 1 : Install Officejet Pro 6970 software from CD/DVD

  • Switch on your officejet pro 6970 printer and your device.
  • Next, establish a stable connection between them.
  • Insert the CD/DVD to the drive slot of your device.
  • Open the downloaded setup file and right-click on the start driver installation process.
  • Now, autorun the file and install the driver.
  • Establish a connection when the prompts box appears.

Option 2 : Download and install HP Officejet Pro 6970 Printer Software

  • To start the process, turn on the hp officejet pro 6970 printer setup and computer (window and mac).
  • Click the link and try downloading the driver package.
  • Ensure that the driver supports the windows.
  • Download the driver and finish the installation process.
  • Find your printer name in the list.
  • If the desired printer name is missing, then add manually.
Use Wireless Setup Wizard from the HP Officejet Pro 6970 printer
Before starting the HP Officejet Pro 6970 wireless setup, check the strength of the signal. Switch on the router and check the strength of the signal.  Make sure you connect your printer and computer on the same network. Next, enter the details regarding the network.

Option 1 : Connect wireless Officejet Pro 6970 printer using Wireless Setup Wizard

  • Know the information like network name and password.
  • Turn on the hp ojpro 6970 printer and your device.
  • From the control panel, search for the wireless setup wizard option.
  • Enter the respective details when the prompts appear.
  • Save the necessary changes and complete the network setup.

Option 2 : Connect using Download and install Officejet Pro 6970 wireless software

  • To begin the process, select wireless software according to the hp  officejet pro 6970 printer setup model.
  • Next, using the HP smart try downloading the software.
  • Now, try installing the recent wireless software for your printer.
  • Next, select the download button and track the procedure till the end.
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Figure 3: HP Officejet Pro 6970 Wireless Setup
HP Officejet Pro 6970 Printer Troubleshooting

Sometimes you may come across a situation when your hp officejet pro 6970 printer setup may not work as per your desired way. At that time, you must troubleshoot your issues to solve your problem and process the functions. Below are the two most common problems that folks experience

Officejet Pro 6970 Driver Installation issues

  • To begin to solve the driver installation issues, start with uninstalling the printer driver.
  • Next, download the latest driver for contacting our experts.
  • Tap on the autorun file and finish the procedure.
  • In the end, try to finish the driver installation process and take a sample print.

Officejet Pro 6970 printer not found in the list

  • If you see an error message like “printer not found in the list”, then follow the below-given instructions.
  • Start solving the problem by manually finding your printer from the printer list.
  • For that, add the hp officejet pro 6970 printer setup and confirm that the name of the printer is there on the compatible list.
  • If you are not able to solve the problem, contact our tech professionals.