How To Perform HP Deskjet 2724 Setup?

The HP DeskJet 2724 is an All-in-One wireless printer that can print 7 pages per minute for black and 5 pages per minute for black ink. The HP DeskJet printer also supports wireless printing along with the built-in Ethernet interface. With the help of the Apple AirPrint, you will be able to print freely from your iOS devices. Let's see how to perform HP Deskjet 2724 setup easily.

HP Deskjet 2724 Setup

HP DESKJET 2724 DRIVER DOWNLOAD

Driver For Printer

Even though the HP DeskJet 2724 comes with an Installation CD, you have the option of downloading the printer driver from the Official HP support page.

  1. Open the web browser, enter the Official HP Support website URL in the address bar, hit the Enter button.
  2. The page will redirect to the HP support page.
  3. You will see a search box on the page where you must enter the printer model number.
  4. The page will open to a new set of options for your printer.
  5. Select the Softwares, drivers & firmware option.
  6. Select the type of operating system from the drop-down list.
  7. Choose the printer driver from the list. Click the Download button located next to it.
  8. The HP Driver for the Envy Pro 6455 printer will be downloaded to your computer.

HP DESKJET 2724 DRIVER INSTALL

  1. Once you have the HP printer driver downloaded to your computer, you can proceed with the installation.
  2. Double-click on the downloaded driver file in the browser's downloads section.
  3. The HP driver installation will now start.
  4. Click the Agree button to agree to the Terms and conditions.
  5. Follow the on-screen instructions.
  6. When prompted, select a connection type and proceed to connect your printer to the computer.
  7. Now, continue with the prompts displayed by the installer.
  8. The Driver will be installed on your computer.
  9. Once the installation is complete, you can perform tasks with the HP DeskJet 2724 printer.

HP DESKJET 2724 WIRELESS SETUP

Simple guidelines to perform HP Deskjet 2724 setup for wireless connection.

WPS Push Button method

  • First, ensure that your router has a WPS button.
  • Now, connect the computer to the network to which you want to connect the printer.
  • Press the Wireless button on the printer for 3 seconds to enable the WPS mode.
  • Now, go to the router and press the WPS button on it. This step should be done within 2 minutes of enabling the printer’s WPS mode.
  • Now, the printer will search for the router’s network and connect to it.

HP DESKJET 2724 PRINT

  • In order to print, you need to have the HP printer software downloaded and installed on your computer.
  • Have enough paper loaded in the tray (refer to the User Manual on loading the papers).
  • Open the HP printer software on the computer.
  • Make sure the HP OfficeJet printer is the default printing device.
  • Click Properties and then select the appropriate settings that are needed for the printer.
  • In the Layout tab, select the orientation (Portrait or Landscape).
  • Select the paper quality, output, and other settings.
  • Now, open the document you want to print.
  • Go to File menu and then click Print.

HP DESKJET 2724 COPY SETUP

  • Before you perform a Copy on the HP OfficeJet printer, you have to make sure there is paper loaded in the paper tray.
  • Load the original document on the scanner glass or in the Auto Document Feeder.
  • Press the Home button on the HP printer Control Panel.
  • Make use of the navigation buttons on the printer and select the Copy option.
  • Make the Copying preferences on the display and select the number of copies you need to make.
  • You can select the Color or Black option to select the color of the copy.

There are many options you can make in the copy settings on the printer or on your HP Printer software, some are:

  • Paper size
  • Paper type
  • Tray selection
  • Resize
  • Quality

HP DESKJET 2724 SCAN

There are three different methods on how you can scan a document placed on the HP OfficeJet printer.

  • Scan the Original
  • Scan using Webscan
  • Scanning as Editable text
  • Place or keep the documents you want to scan on the scanner glass of the HP printer.
  • Before we proceed, you have to make sure the printer is connected to the computer, and is turned on.
  • Press the Home button on the control panel and then select the Scan option.
  • Now, if you want to scan to the computer, then you have to have the HP Printer software downloaded to the computer.
  • Open the HP Software on your computer and select the Scan to Computer option.
  • Load the original document with the printed side facing down on the scanner glass.
  • Select Scan on the printer control panel, and then select your computer under Scan To.
  • Choose the type of scan you want to perform and then press the Scan button.
  • The printer will scan and send the scanned document to the selected computer.
HP DESKJET 2724 SCAN

HP DESKJET 2724 TROUBLESHOOTING

Some of the common issues that you may face while performing HP Deskjet 2724 setup and simple steps to fix them are given below:

Scanning Problem:

If you are encountering any scanning problem, you have to make sure the documents are placed firmly in the document area, and the scanner unit is not moving them from the aligned edges.

Ink Cartridge Problems:

If you are encountering any printing issues like streaks or if the printer is not printing at all, the best solution is to unplug the printer from the power source and wait for a couple of minutes before turning it back on.

Network Problems:

  • Make sure the printer is within the connection range of the wireless router.
  • Remove the printer from the power source and wait for a couple of minutes before plugging it back.
  • Avoid placing any electronic device that could obstruct in giving out the same signals as that of the wireless router.
Network problems

HP DESKJET 2724 OFFLINE

HP Scan Doctor:

  • Download the HP Scan doctor from the HP Official support page.
  • Open the downloads section on your computer and run the HPPSdr.exe file.
  • Once the HP Scan doctor opens, select your HP DeskJet 2724 printer.
  • Click the Yes button if the HP Scan doctor asks you to turn on updates for the printer.
  • Click the Yes button if the Hp Scan doctor asks to set the HP DeskJet 2724 as the default printer.
  • If the HP Scan Doctor fails to bring back the printer online, proceed to the next method.

Delete Pending Print Jobs

  • Open the Control Panel window.
  • Click the Devices and Printers option.
  • You will see the list of the printer(s) connected to your Windows computer.
  • Select the HP DeskJet 2724 printer, right-click and select the option. See what's printing?
  • Delete the pending print jobs.
  • Click the Printer option at the top-left corner and click the checkbox to disable the option Use Printer Offline.
  • If the issue persists, reset the printer. If you need remote assistance to perform HP Deskjet 2724 setup, click the call button available on the screen.
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