How To Peform The HP Envy 6055e Setup?

HP Envy 6055e is an All-in-One printer. It supports the AirPrint and Mopria Print features. This printer uses the HP Thermal Inkjet technology and supports automatic duplex printing. Its monthly duty cycle is up to 1000 pages. The HP Envy 6055e setup includes the hardware and software installations. Both these are explained in the next section. So, let's now look into the setup in detail.

HP Envy 6055e Setup

HP ENVY 6055E UNBOXING SETUP

  1. Open the printer box and remove the documents, power cable, and cartridges.
  2. Take the printer out of the box.
  1. Remove all the packing material and blue tape from the printer.
  2. Take out the foam sheet from the scanner bed.

Powering on the printer:

  1. Connect one of the ends of the power cable to the back of the printer.
  2. Plug the opposite end of this power cable into an electrical socket.
  3. The printer will turn on automatically.
  1. Now, a chime will play and the lighting will change over to purple.
  2. The initial stage in the HP Envy 6055e setup is now complete.

Loading paper into the printer:

Slide out the paper tray and move the paper guides to their outermost positions. Load paper into the tray. Adjust the guides and close the tray.

Installing the cartridges:

Lift the ink cartridge access door. Remove the cartridges from their packages. Take out the orange protective tape from every cartridge. Insert the cartridges into their holders and close the lids.

Printing an alignment page:

  1. Now, you can start printing an alignment page.
  2. Lift the scanner lid.
  1. Place the alignment page with the print side down on the scanner glass.
  2. On the printer, touch the blinking Copy button.

The hardware part of the printer setup is now complete. Once you install the printer software, the entire HP Envy 6055e setup will be over.

HP ENVY 6055E DRIVER DOWNLOAD

Steps To Download.

  1. On your computer, navigate to the official site of the printer.
  2. Click the Software, Drivers and Firmware tab.
  3. Your operating system and its version will automatically be detected. If not, click on the Choose a different OS link.
  1. On the next page, pick the desired operating system and its version. Click on the blue Change button.
  2. A list of drivers will be displayed. Go to the option under the Recommended title and click on the blue Install button at the bottom.

Complete the rest of the on-screen instructions to finish the driver download for the HP Envy 6055e printer.

HP ENVY 6055E DRIVER INSTALL

You can perform the HP Envy 6055e printer driver installation using two methods.

Method 1: Using the installation CD

Insert the printer software CD into the CD/DVD drive of your computer. You will now find some instructions getting displayed on the screen. Follow the on-screen instructions to finish installing the driver for your printer.

Method 2: Downloading the driver

  1. On your computer, navigate to the official site of the printer.
  2. Download the most appropriate driver for your printer.
  1. Go to the Downloads folder on the computer and double-click on the driver file to open it.
  2. Continue with the remaining on-screen instructions to finish the driver installation for the HP Envy 6055e printer.

HP ENVY 6055E WIRELESS SETUP

You can quickly connect the HP Envy 6055e printer to a wireless network using the WPS (Wi-Fi Protected Setup) method. Before you start connecting, confirm that you have the following: A WPS-enabled wireless router or an access point. A computer that's connected to the wireless network to which you plan to connect the printer. The HP printer software has to be installed on this computer.

HP Envy 6055e Printer  Wireless Setup

Let's now look into the Push Button Configuration (PBC) method in detail.

  1. First, press and hold the Wireless and the Power buttons on the printer for at least 3 seconds.
  2. The Edge lighting will show the outside edges of the light bar pulsing in purple repeatedly.
  1. Now, press the router's WPS button.
  2. Your printer will start a timer for 2 minutes (approximately) while a wireless connection is established.
  3. You have now completed the HP Envy 6055e wireless setup.

HP ENVY 6055E AIRPRINT SETUP

Using the AirPrint feature, you can print wirelessly from your iOS devices or Mac to your HP Envy 6055e printer. The beauty of AirPrint is that you can print without any drivers or special software for your printer. However, you need to make sure that your device has the latest iOS version.

  1. Confirm that your printer and your Apple device are connected to the same network.
  2. On the Apple device, ensure that Wi-Fi is turned on and there is a checkmark beside your local Wi-Fi network.
  1. Make the necessary modifications to your print settings.
  2. Start printing from your Apple device to your printer.

HP ENVY 6055E PRINT SETUP

Let's see how to print a document using the HP Envy 6055e printer:

NOTE: In this method, we will be using a Windows computer.

  1. Confirm that you have loaded the paper into the paper tray.
  2. Ensure that the output tray is open.
  3. Choose the Print option from your software.
  4. Confirm that your printer is selected.
  5. Click on the button that will open up the Properties dialog box.
  1. In this box, select the appropriate options. For instance, you can click the Layout tab and pick the Landscape or Portrait orientation.
  2. Once you have set all the desired options, click on the OK button. This action will close the Properties dialog box.
  3. Finally, click on the Print or the OK button to start the printing process.
  4. You have now completed printing using the HP Envy 6055e printer.

HP ENVY 6055E SCAN SETUP

HP Envy 6055e setup for scanning - Using the HP Envy 6055e printer, you can quickly scan photos, documents, and many other paper types and then send them to the desired destinations. These destinations include computers and email recipients. Now, let's see how to scan a document/photo to a computer/email using the HP printer software.

HP Envy 6055e Printer  Scan Setup

Before you start scanning to a computer/email, make sure that the following requirements are met:

  1. The HP recommended printer software must be installed on the computer you are using.
  2. The printer and computer should be connected. Both these devices must be turned on.
  1. In case you are utilizing a Windows computer, the printer software should be running on it prior to scanning.
  2. If you are scanning to a Windows computer, first, you need to enable the scan to a computer feature.

You can now continue with the instructions to scan from the HP printer software.

Scanning an original from the HP printer software (Windows):

  1. First, load your original document or photo with the print side down on the scanner glass.
  2. Next, open the HP printer software on your computer.
  3. In the printer software, go to the Print & Scan section. Here, select the Scan option.
  4. Now, click on the Scan a Document or Photo button.
  1. Under Scan Shortcuts, choose the type of scan you want and then click on the Scan button.
  2. If you are scanning to email, select the Email as PDF or the Email as JPEG option. Now, click on the Scan button.
  3. You have now successfully performed the HP Envy 6055e scan setup.

HP ENVY 6055E COPY SETUP

To copy using the HP Envy 6055e printer, follow these steps:

  1. Load paper into the printer's paper tray.
  2. Next, load your original with the print-side down on the scanner glass. Make sure that it is aligned with the upper-left corner.
  3. It is now time to make a copy. So, press the Start Copy Black button or the Start Copy Color button on the printer.
  1. A couple of seconds after the last button press, the copying process will begin.
  2. You need to press one of the above buttons multiple times if you want to increase the number of copies.
  3. You have now successfully copied using the HP Envy 6055e printer.

HP ENVY 6055E TROUBLESHOOTING

Some of the usual issues you might face while using the HP Envy 6055e printer are given here. The techniques to troubleshoot these problems are also explained in the following sections.

HP ENVY 6055E PRINTER OFFLINE

At times, your HP Envy 6055e printer might suddenly go offline. To resolve the issue, carry out the following instructions:

The HP Print & Scan Doctor tool has been specially developed to resolve printer offline issues and also solve the problem of print jobs stuck in queues. Now, follow these steps to fix the problem due to which your HP Envy 6055e printer goes offline.

  1. Download the most recent version of the HP Print & Scan Doctor tool onto your computer.
  2. Now, run the HPPSdr.exe file.
  3. Once the HP Print & Scan Doctor tool opens, click on the Start button and then select your HP Envy 6055e printer.
  4. In case you find that your printer is not listed, you have to turn it on and then click on the Retry button.
  5. If there are any connection problems, follow the instructions displayed on the HP Print & Scan Doctor tool to solve them.
  1. If you find a screen that prompts you to turn on printer updates, click on the Yes button and continue with the next instruction.
  2. In case a screen prompts you to make your HP Envy 6055e printer as the default one, click Yes and continue.
  3. If the printer offline problem remains, open the HP Print & Scan Doctor tool (if it is not already open) and then repeat the above procedure from there.
  4. You have now fixed the problem due to which your HP Envy 6055e printer was going offline.

HP ENVY 6055E NOT PRINTING

Sometimes, your HP Envy 6055e printer might refuse to print. To resolve this issue, carry out the following instructions:

  1. First, confirm that the printer is turned on.
  2. Ensure that paper is loaded into the paper tray.
  3. If the issue persists, continue with the next instruction.
  4. Check for any error messages from your printer software. Try to fix them by following the on-screen instructions.
  5. If you have connected the printer and computer using a wireless connection, confirm that it is working.
  6. Confirm that the printer is not in the offline or paused state.
  7. Ensure that your printer has been set as the default one.
  1. If the printing problem persists even after executing the above instructions, move on to the next instruction to solve the HP Envy 6055e printer problem.
  2. If you are making use of a Windows computer, try restarting the print spooler. The procedure for achieving this task will vary depending on the operating system you are using.
  3. If the issue remains, restart your computer. If this technique also fails, try clearing the print queue and then attempt to print once again.
  4. By now, the printing problem on your HP Envy 6055e printer should be fixed and you must be able to print without any issues.

HP ENVY 6055E NOT SCANNING

If your HP Envy 6055e printer is not scanning, execute the following instructions to troubleshoot the problem:

HP Envy 6055e Printer Not Scanning
  1. Download the most recent version of the HP Print & Scan Doctor tool onto your computer.
  2. Next, run the HPPSdr.exe file.
  3. Once the HP Print & Scan Doctor tool is open, click on the Start button and then select your HP Envy 6055e printer.
  1. If your printer is not listed, you need to turn it on and then click on the Retry button.
  2. In case there are any connection issues, just execute the instructions displayed on the HP Print & Scan Doctor tool to fix them.
  3. You have to click on the Fix Scanning button.
  4. The scanning problem on your HP Envy 6055e printer should be solved by now. If you need remote assistance to perform the HP Envy 6055e setup, call us.
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