HP Officejet Pro 6230 Setup

Guide For HP Officejet Pro 6230 Setup

The HP OfficeJet Pro 6230 printer is engineered to be an InkJet machine. It is best suited for home or small office level use. The printer offers a wide range of features for wireless connectivity. The printer can easily print at a speed of 3.4 pages per minute (which is okay for a printer of this caliber). Follow the given steps below for your HP officejet pro 6230 setup

Contents present:

  • The HP OfficeJet Pro 6230 printer
  • Ink Cartridges
  • Printer Documentation
  • Power Cord

To perform a first-time for HP OfficeJet Pro 6230 setup, you need to follow the two steps of installation.

Software Installation:

You can install the printer with the help of HP Smart.

  • Download the HP Smart app from the official HP support page.
  • Run the application and follow the commands on the screen.
  • Connect a USB cable to the printer and the computer.
  • Open HP Smart and click the Add Printer button.

Hardware Installation:

  • Unpack the HP printer from the carton.
  • Ensure that you place the printer on a flat surface and closer to the wireless router (for easy wireless connection).
  • Peel the protective tapes that are surrounding the printer body and discard them.
  • Open the paper tray from the front of the printer and get rid of the packaging material that is present inside. Close the paper tray.
  • Open the scanner lid and get rid of the protective sheet covering the scanner glass.
  • Unpack the power cord from the sealed packaging.
  • Connect the plug to the main power source and the other end to the rear side of the HP OfficeJet Pro 6230 printer.
  • Turn on the printer.
  • Open the scanning unit of the OfficeJet Pro printer and wait for the cartridge holder to come to its optimal position.
  • Unpack the Black ink cartridge from the protective packaging.
  • Ensure that the protective seal is peeled off from the bottom of the cartridge.
  • Place the Black ink cartridge into the right side of the cartridge holder.
  • Repeat the same ink cartridge installation process for the other ink cartridges. The colors in order (Left to Right) are Magenta, Cyan, Yellow, and Black.
  • Close the scanning unit.
  • Open the paper tray located at the front of the printer.
  • Ensure that the paper guide present inside is moved to either side.
  • Place a paper stack into the paper tray.
  • Adjust the paper guides according to the edges of the stack.
  • Close the paper tray and push it back into the printer.

HP Officejet Pro 6230 Driver

You can download the printer driver easily from this page or from the official HP support page. We have the steps to download the driver for Windows and Mac OS for you to have a better understanding.

HP Officejet Pro 6230 Driver Windows

  • On this very page, click the Driver Download button.
  • The download will begin immediately and the driver file will be saved in your computer's Downloads section.
  • You can even download the printer driver for your computer from the official HP support page.
  • Open the HP support page for the HP OfficeJet Pro 6230 printer.
  • Click the Software, Drivers and Firmware tab.
  • If you are using a Windows-supported computer, there is a high chance the support page detects the OS.
  • If not, click the Choose a different OS option and select Windows and the version.
  • Expand the Driver-Product Installation Software option.
  • Click the Install button for Install HP Smart and add your printer.
  • The page will be redirected to the Microsoft Support page.
  • Click the Install button.

HP Officejet Pro 6230 Driver Mac

  • Click the Driver Download button for Mac on this support page.
  • The driver will be downloaded immediately.
  • If you wish to download the driver from the official HP support page, you can do so.
  • Open the support page for HP OfficeJet Pro 6230.
  • Once the page opens, click the Software, Drivers and Firmware tab on the left page.
  • Click the Operating System drop-down list and select Mac.
  • Select the version of the operating system from the drop-down list and click the Change button.
  • Navigate to the Driver-Product Installation Software section, click the Install button for HP Smart.
  • The Apple Store page will open with HP Smart recommendation.
  • Click the Get button.

HP Officejet Pro 6230 Driver Installation

  • Make sure the HP OfficeJet Pro 6230 printer is connected to the wireless network.
  • Ensure that the computer is also connected to the same wireless network as the printer.
  • You must create an HP account to access all the functions of the printer.
  • Once the HP Smart app download is complete, run the installation.
  • Open HP Smart.
  • HP Smart finds the OS automatically.
  • If not, click the + button and add the HP printer to the app.
  • Complete the installation for the HP OfficeJet Pro 6230 printer.

HP Officejet Pro 6230 Wireless Setup

  • Press the Wireless button on the printer.
  • Ensure that the button is held for a couple of seconds.
  • You will notice the wireless light on the printer starts blinking.
  • Within the next couple of minutes, press the WPS button on the router.
  • You will notice the wireless light blinking rapidly (this indicates that the printer is trying to find the wireless connection).
  • Once the light turns solid, the HP OfficeJet Pro 6230 printer will be connected to the wireless network.

You can easily connect the HP OfficeJet Pro 6230 setup to the wireless network with the help of the Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS) method. For the WPS method, ensure that the router has a WPS button.

How To Print On HP Officejet Pro 6230 Printer

Ensure that the HP OfficeJet Pro 6230 printer is loaded with paper in the input tray.

Make sure that the OfficeJet Pro printer is connected to the computer using the USB interface cable or wireless connection.

  • Open the document on your computer.
  • Click File.
  • Select Print or press Ctrl + P.
  • Choose the HP OfficeJet Pro 6230 printer as the default printing machine.
  • Click Printer Properties.
  • You can make changes to the print settings based on your preferences.
  • Click the OK button.
  • Click Print.
  • The document you have selected will be printed on your HP OfficeJet Pro 6230 printer.
  • Hope you find solution for your HP officejet pro 6230 setup for more details reach our technical expert.

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