Dell B1160W is a wireless monochrome printer that uses laser technology to perform the print operation. This printer supports wired as well as wirelessinterfaces. It also supports duplex printing, Windows HD Imaging, Envelope printing, and more. The toner cartridge is pre-installed in this printer. Now, carry out the instructions given below to perform Dell B1160W setup. Quick & simple steps to set up Dell B1160W printer for the first time
Open the Dell printer box.
Inside the box, you can find the following components: Power cord , Quick installation guide , Output stacker , Software CD , USB cable , accessories and TheDell B1160W printer
Remove all the packing materials from your Dell printer.
Make sure to remove the packing tapes present around the toner cartridge.
Now, open the paper tray of your printer.
Load a stack of plain paper in the trayand adjust the paper width guides.
Connect the Dell B1160W printer to an electrical outlet using the supplied power cord.
Press the Power/Cancel button on your printer’s control panel to turn on the printer.
Once the printer is turned ON, set the basic settings as per your needs.
After setting the basic settings, begin the printer software installation on your computer.
If your preferred connectiontype is USB, then connect your Dell printer and the computer using the USB cable.
After connecting thedevices, open the Dell B1160W printer driver on your computer and complete the software installation by following the on-screen instructions.
If you wish to connect your printer over a wireless network, then your printer and computer should be connected to the same network.
Complete the software installation and finally print a test page.
DELL B1160W DRIVER FOR WINDOWS 10
Perform the below steps to perform Dell B1160W setup for downloading the driver.
Visit the official support site of the Dell B1160W
Click the DRIVERS & DOWNLOADS
If required, choose the Windows 10 OS from the Operating System drop-down menu.
Select the driver you wish to install on your computer and click the Download icon beside it.
Connect your Dell printer and computer using the USB cable.
Open the Dell B1160W printer driver on your computer.
On the Select Installation Method screen, choose the Connect the computer using USB cable or Connect to the computer wirelessly option and click
Complete the driver installation by following the on-screen instructions.
DELL B1160W DRIVER FOR MAC
Click the Driver Download button provided on this screen.
Now, the Dell B1160W printer driver available for your Mac OS versionwill be downloaded.
Connect your printer to yourcomputer and begin the Dell B1180W printer driverinstallation.
When prompted, choose the connection type of your desire.Install the Dell printer driver on your computer by following the on-screen instructions.Finally, try a test print.
DELL B1160W MANUAL DOWNLOAD
Locate and click the Manual Download button provided on this web page. Now, the printer’s user guide will be downloadedas a PDF file on your computer.
DELL B1160W WIRELESS SETUP
Follow the steps below to perform Dell B1160W setup for wireless connection.
First, check if your wireless router supports
Place your Dell printer within the range of the router.
Turn on your printer.
Now, hold down your printer’s WPS button for about 2 to 4 seconds or until the status LED of your printer starts to blink.
Once the status LED starts to blink, press the WPS button on your router. Make sure to do it within 2 minutes.
The WPS LED light of your printer stays on if it is connected to the wireless network.
Now, connect your computer to the same network.
Begin the Dell printer driver installation on your computer.
Complete the printer driver installation on the computer by following the on-screen instructions.
Finally, print a test page.
HOW TO CHANGE TONER IN DELL B1160W
Procedure To do Dell B1160W setup for toner replacement.
When your Dell printer’s toner cartridge about to run out of ink, the printer will stop printing.
To replace an empty toner cartridge, get a new one from the printer’s official site.
Make sure that your printer’s output support is closed. Now, open the top cover of your printer.
By holding the holder of the toner cartridge, take it out of the printer.
Unpack the new toner cartridge. Shake the unpacked cartridge a few times.
Insert the new toner intothe printer and close the top cover of your printer.
DELL B1160W PRINT DOUBLE SIDED
On your computer, open the document you want to print.
Go to the Print dialog box.
Enable the Double-sided printing
Based on your desire, set the other print preferences.
Click the Apply button followed by
Now, your Dell printer will start to print the first page of the document.
Once it is done, take the printed paper out and place it again. This time, place the blank side of the page facing up.
Continue the print operation.
Once you’ve printed all the pages of the document, close the print wizard.
DELL B1160W IMAGING UNIT RESET
Guidelines to perform Dell B1160W setup for imaging unit reset.
Make sure that your Dell printer is turned ON.
Now, open the top cover of your printer.
Hold down the Cancel button for a few seconds.
Once all the LEDs start to blink, release the button.
Now, the printer is reset and it restarts automatically.
DELL B1160W FIRMWARE UPDATE
First, download the latest Dell B1160W printer firmware from the printer’s official support site.
On your Windows computer, open the Firmware Update Utility.
If you haven’t installed the firmware utility on your Windows computer, then download and install it.
Select the USB Connected Printer or Network Connected Printer option based on your desire.Click and Choose the downloaded firmware file and click Update Firmware.
Once the firmware update is completed, restart your printer to save the changes.
HOW TO CLEAN DELL B1160W PRINTER
Cleaning the outside: Get a lint-free cloth. Dip the cloth in cleanwater and clean the printer’s outside. Make sure to clean the printer without letting any water drip into the printer.
Cleaning the inside: Turn off your Dell printer. Using a lint-free cloth,clean the inside of your printer.
DELL B1160W SCAN SETUP
The Dell B1160W printer doesn’t support the scan operation.
DELL B1160W TROUBLESHOOTING
Scroll down this web page to know how to resolve the common issues while perform Dell B1160W setupprinter.If you need remote assistance in clearing the same issues, contact us.
DELL B1160W OFFLINE
First, check whether your Dell printer is turned ON.
If not, turn it ON.
Check if you have installed the correct printer driver on our computer.
If the Use Printer Offline option is enabled on your computer, disable it.
Check if you have selected the correct printer model while performing the print operation.
Restart your Dell printer.
If required, reinstall the Dell B1160W printer on your computer.
If you encounter this issue over a network connection, then make sure that devices are connected to the same network.
DELL B1160W NOT PRINTING
If your Dell printer is not responding to the print operation, then check whether it is turned on.
If not, check whether the printer is connected to the power supply and turn it on.
Check if your printer is the default printer on your computer. If not, set it as the default printer and then perform the print operation.
If any error message is displayed on your printer’s LCD screen, then try to identify it and perform the necessary troubleshooting instructions to clear it.
Make sure that your printer and the computer are connected to the same network.
Check if the print settings are configured correctly. If not, configure them and then perform the print operation.
If required, reinstall the printer driver on your computer.
After reinstalling the printer driver, perform the print operation.
DELL B1160W PAPER JAM
As soon as the paper jam message is displayed on your printer’s LCD screen, cancel the ongoing print operation.
Take the remaining paper out of the printer.
Open the top cover of your printer.
Look for the jammed paper and remove it gently fromthe printer.
After removing the jammed paper, close the top cover and reload the paper in it.
DELL B1160W NOT PRINTING DUPLEX
First, check if you have enabled the Duplex printing or Print on both side option while configuring the print operation.
The Dell B1160W printer allows you to perform duplex printing manually. So, when the printer prints the first page of the document, take the printed paperout of the printer and place it back into the printer with its blank page facing up.
Restart the printer and then continueto print on the other side.
If you need remote assistance in resolving this issue while perform Dell B1160W setup, contact us.
DELL B1160W FIRMWARE ERROR
While updating your Dell B1160W printer’s firmware if an error message is displayed on the screen, then check whether your printer is turned ON first.
If not, turn it ON and then perform the firmware update.Make sure that your printer and the computer are connected to the same network.Restart your printer.
If the restart process doesn’t resolve the firmware error, then reinstall the printer on your computer.
To do so, uninstall the printer driver on your computer first.After uninstalling the driver, reboot your computer and then reinstall the printer driver to resolve the firmware error.
HOW TO FACTORY RESET DELL B1160W PRINTER
On your Windows or Mac computer, open a web browser.
Type the IP address of your printer.
Navigate to your printer’s web access page.
On the web-access page, navigate to the Printing settings section
click the Reset Print Server
Perform the on-screen instructions to reset your printer to the default settings. If you need remote assistance to perform Dell B1160W setup, click the call button available on the screen.