HP Envy 6055 Setup

HP Envy 6055 is an all-in-one wireless printer that can handle the print, copy, and scan functions with ease. With the help of the HP Smart app, you can easily set up the printer on your mobile devices to perform the scan or copy functions. It is one of those HP Envy 6055 Setup printers that can access the Google Drive account.

HP Envy 6055 Setup
  1. To HP Envy 6055 Setup the printer for the first time, unbox the printer package first. Inside the printer box, you will find the following,
  2. The HP Envy all-in-one 6055 printer
  3. The HP Black cartridge
  4. The Tri-color instant cartridge
  5. The User and the Installation guide
  6. The HP Envy 6055 power cord
  7. Remove the protective tapes and packaging materials surrounding the HP Envy 6055 printer.
  8. Take out the power cord from the package and connect it to the printer and the power source.
  9. Turn on the HP Envy 6055 printer.
  10. Now, proceed with the actual setup.
  11. Ensure you have the computer connected to the network to which the printer is to be connected.
  1. If you wish to establish a USB connection, connect a USB cable between the printer and the computer.
  2. Download and install the HP Smart app on the computer.
  3. Open the HP Smart app.
  4. Click the + icon on the app and then select your printer.
  5. You can proceed with the on-screen instructions and then select the printer.
  6. Select the connection type from the list.
  7. Load enough paper in the input tray.
  8. Lift the ink cartridge access door and install the ink cartridges into their slots. Make sure the color ink cartridge is on the left slot and the black is on the right side slot.
  9. Once done, close the ink cartridge access door, finish the HP Envy 6055 Setup, and print a test page.


Driver for  Printer
  1. Open a web browser on your computer, enter the HP support website URL in the address bar, and hit the Enter button.
  2. Search the printer model and go to its support page.
  3. Click the Software, Drivers and Firmware option.
  4. Select the operating system and its version.
  5. From the list displayed, click the Get the app button to download the HP Smart app, which is the recommended driver software for HP printers.
  6. After the download, you can follow the on-screen instructions and proceed with the driver installation to set up your HP printer.


User Manual for HP Envy 6055 Setup
  1. Open the default browser on your computer.
  2. Enter the official HP Support URL in the address bar and press the Enter button.
  3. Now, locate the search bar, type the HP model number, and press the Enter button.
  4. The HP Envy 6055 printer page will open.
  5. On the left side, click the Manuals tab.
  6. Now, in the main window, click on the manual you wish and download it to your computer. 


  1. The minimum system requirements for Windows: Windows 10 and Windows 7; 1 GHz 32-bit (x86) or with a 64-bit processor; 2 GB hard disk space; standard internet connection; USB port. 
  2. The Minimum system requirements for Mac: macOS Sierra v10.12, High Sierra v10.13, Mojave v10.14, Catalina v10.15, 2 GB free space, and Internet access.


  1. Once you have the HP printer driver downloaded to your computer, you can proceed with the HP Envy 6055 Setup and installation as given below.
  2. Double-click on the downloaded driver file.
  3. The HP driver installation will now start now.
  4. Click the I Agree checkbox to agree to the Terms and conditions.
  5. Follow the on-screen instructions.
  6. The driver will be installed on your computer.
  7. The installation is complete, and you can perform tasks with the HP Envy Pro 6055 printer.

HP ENVY 6055 VS 5055

  1. While both the HP Envy printers are multi-function printers, they both are quite separate in terms of performance.
  2. The HP Envy 6055 is a far more superior printer compared to that of the HP Envy 5055 printer, mainly because of the quick set up with the help of the HP Smart app.
  3. When it comes to compatibility, the HP 5055 printer is compatible with older versions of the Windows operating system like Windows Vista, 8, and 8.1, along with Windows 10 and 7, whereas HP 6055 is compatible with Windows 10 and 7 alone.
  4. If both the printers are compared based on the copy resolution, the HP 5055 has a resolution of 600 X 300 dpi and HP 6055 possesses a resolution of 300 X 300 dpi. Otherwise, both these printers are pretty much similar to each other.
HP ENVY 6055 VS 5055


There are different methods in which you can connect the HP Envy 6055 printer to a wireless network.


  1. You can access the wireless setup wizard from the printer’s control panel.
  2. From the control panel, press the Wireless button, select the Wi-Fi settings, and press the OK option.
  3. Select the Wizard and press OK.
  4. The printer will search for available networks.
  5. Select your wireless network and enter the password.
  6. The HP laser printer will be connected to the Wi-Fi now.


  1. Initially, download and install the HP Smart app on your computer.
  2. Make sure the computer is connected to the wireless network to which you are going to connect the printer.
  3. Launch the HP Smart app on the computer.
  4. Click the I agree checkbox to accept the terms and conditions.
  5. Tap the + sign to add the printer and then select Setup and Add a New Printer.
  6. You can proceed in following the on-screen instructions to HP Envy 6055 Setup the printer to your wireless network.


  1. Make sure the HP Envy 6055 printer is turned on.
  2. Open the latch that is holding the cartridge and slowly pull it out to remove the cartridge from the slot.
  3. Take out the old cartridge from the slot.
  4. Unpack the new cartridge and remove the tape from the bottom of the cartridge.
  5. Slide the cartridge into its respective slot and push it in until it clicks.


To scan a document or photo from your HP printer, you must have the HP printer software installed on your computer. There are two methods in which you can scan in your HP printer.

    Using HP printer software Using Webscan

To HP Envy 6055 Setup the scan using the HP printer software, carry out the following steps.

  1. Open the HP printer software on your computer.
  2. Now, choose the Scan section and click the Manage Scan to Computer option.
  3. Finally, click the Enable option.
  4. Now, you can place your document on the scanner glass of the printer and scan it.


  1. Load the document in the printer's scanner glass.
  2. Open the HP printer software that is installed on your computer.
  3. Click the Scan option under the Print & Scan section.
  4. Click the option Scan a Document or Photo.
  5. You can make the necessary adjustments to the scan settings.
  6. Click the Scan button.
  7. The document will be scanned and you could see it on the computer.


  1. Load the document on the scanner glass of the printer.
  2. Open the printer software on your computer.
  3. Navigate to the Print and Scan section, click the Scan option, and click the Scan a Document or Photo button.
  4. Select the option Email as PDF or Email as JPEG under the Scan Shortcuts section and then click the Scan button.
  5. If you don’t find any scan shortcuts, then click the Create New Scan Shortcut and create it.


  1. The scanner driver for an HP printer is included along with the HP Smart app. You can download the HP Smart app from the official site using the below- mentioned steps.
  2. Go to the official support page of your printer.
  3. Select the Software, Drivers and Firmware tab.
  4. On the next page, select your operating system.
  5. Now, click the Get the app button in the Driver-Product Installation Software section to download the HP Smart app installer.
  6. After the download, install the app on your computer and you can scan using the HP Smart app.


  1. The AirPrint feature is strictly for iOS devices, which makes mobile printing quite easy. 
  2. Make sure the printer is connected to a wireless network.
  3. Now, connect your iPhone to the same wireless network.
  4. Open the document to be printer on your iPhone.
  5. On the top extreme corner of the screen, tap the Share icon.
  6. Next, select the Print option.
  7. Select the printer from the list of available wireless printers.
  8. Finally, tap the Print option.


  1. Initially, make sure you have the smartphone and the printer connected to the same wireless network.
  2. Once done, the process is quite simple.
  3. Download and install the Mopria print service plugin from the Google play store on your smartphone.
  4. Once downloaded, navigate yourself to the Settings on your mobile and enable the option.
  5. Open the Mopria app and agree to the license agreement.
  6. The App will now open, where a list of Wi-Fi and Wi-Fi direct printers will be displayed.
  7. Select your printer and enable the Mopria print service in the print settings.
  8. Now open the app you want to print from --- like Gmail or Google Photos --- and directly select the Print option.
  9. Tap the down arrow to select the printer and then tap the print icon.


The ePrint option helps you to print from ah HP printer connected to a network with the help of the HP Smart app and an HP account.You can create an HP account using the steps given below.

For iOS or Android:

  1. Open the HP Smart app.
  2. Select your printer.
  3. Sign in or Sign up for an HP account when you are prompted.
  4. Tap the Enable button.

For Mac or Windows:

  1. Open the HP Smart app downloaded on your computer.
  2. Navigate yourself to the printer settings.
  3. Click the Print Anywhere tab and select the Sign In option.
  4. Click the Enable button.
  5. Once you have created an HP account, open the HP Smart app, select your printer, and then select Print Photos or Print Documents.
  6. Choose your document to be printed and click More Settings to make the necessary print settings.
  7. Finally, click the Print option.


  1. Open the default browser on your computer and go to the official support page of your printer.
  2. Now, on the printer’s support page, click the Software, Drivers and Firmware tab.
  3. On the next page, select your operating system and expand the Firmware section.
  4. Click the Download button next to the available firmware file.
  5. The firmware will be downloaded to your computer.


  1. The steps to update the printer firmware from the embedded web server (EWS) are given below.
  2. Open the default browser on your computer connected to the printer.
  3. Now, type the IP address of the router to open the EWS.
  4. Alternatively, you can open EWS from the HP Smart app as well. For this, select your printer in the HP Smart app and then click Advanced Settings.
  5. Once you are on the EWS page, click the Tools tab and then click the Firmware Updates option under the Printer Updates section.
  6. Now, carry out the instructions displayed and complete the firmware update process.


There are very few issues that occur on the HP Envy 6055 Setup printer. The issues are mostly related to printing errors and other hardware problems. If you are facing any connectivity issues, make sure to check the Wi-Fi connection on the printer or see if you have a working router. If the router is still stable, you can verify the issue by printing the network configuration page on the printer. This page will give out the signal strength and other diagnostic results. If you find it difficult to solve your printer issues, then click the Call button available on this page to get support from our technical experts.

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