Guidance for HP Officejet 5252 Setup

This printer performs functions like printing, scanning, copying and more. The printer fits any place in your home or office. Carry out the step by step procedure in the following topics to HP Officejet 5252 Setup and to set the hardware & software of your printer. This page also has the troubleshooting methods to solve the issues of your printer.

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How to Setup HP Officejet 5252 Printer?

  • Once your purchase the printer, check if the printer box is sealed properly.
  • Unbox the printer box and check if the printer components are provided.
  • Take the printer from the box and place it on a flat surface.
  • Remove the packing materials & protective tapes from the printer.
  • Unpack the power cable provided in the printer package.
  • Link the cable to the appropriate port of the printer and power supply.
  • Insert the cartridges into the respective slots.
  • Load the input tray with suitable white papers.
  • Print an alignment sheet and arrange the cartridges.
  • Install the HP Officejet printer driver on your computer and complete the first time HP Officejet 5252 Setup.

Free HP Officejet 5252 Driver and Manual Download

Get the recently launched HP Officejet 5252 printer driver from the Driver Download button given in our site. You can download the driver on your computer from our website for free. We provide the drivers that suit the OS version of your computer or laptop.

Instant WiFi HP Officejet 5252 Setup

    The Wi-Fi connection is one of the best methods in connecting your printer and computer. Carry out the following step by step in the following topic to set the WiFi connection between your printer and computer.

  1. Power up your printer and ensure if it has an active internet connection.
  2. On the operation panel of the HP Officejet 5252 printer, tap the Wireless icon.
  3. Select Setup --> Wireless Settings --> Wireless Setup Wizard.
  4. Provide the WEP or WPA key and touch Done.
  5. Install the printer driver on your computer.
  6. Configure the connection method as wireless.
  7. Type the network name and password of your router.
  8. Continue with the guidelines on the screen and complete the setup.
  9. Get more assistance on how to HP Officejet 5252 Setup the printer to Wi-Fi, contact our technical support team.

How to Connect HP Officejet 5252 to Computer?

  1. Power up your printer and computer.
  2. Disconnect the USB cable from your computer if connected.
  3. Click the Start button on your computer.
  4. Type Devices in the search field and select Devices and Printers.
  5. Right-click on the name of your printer icon and pick Remove Devices.
  6. Close the Devices and Printers window.
  7. Install the HP Officejet printer driver on your computer if you have not downloaded yet.
  8. Choose the connection method as wired. Select the USB connection.
  9. Thus your printer and computer are connected.

How to Connect HP Officejet 5252 to your Laptop?

  1. Turn on your printer and router if it is turned off.
  2. On the control panel of the printer, choose the Wireless method.
  3. Now a Wireless screen appears.
  4. Tap the Settings icon and select Wireless Setup Wizard.
  5. Follow the instructions and HP Officejet 5252 Setup your printer to the network of the router.
  6. Connect your laptop to the same network and complete the connection.
  7. You can also link the devices using the wired connection.
  8. If you find it difficult to connect the devices, get in touch with our technical support team.

Easy HP Officejet 5252 Setup to Mac

  1. Power on the HP Officejet 5252 printer by forcing pressing its power button.
  2. Link your printer to the network of your router.
  3. Also, connect the Mac device to the same network.
  4. Click the Apple menu which is located at the top left corner of the screen.
  5. Go to System Preferences and select Printers & Scanners.
  6. Click the plus (+) sign located at the left pane.
  7. Select Add Printer or Scanner.
  8. Pick your printer name. Click on the drop-down menu near Use.
  9. Finally, click the Add button.
  10. Thus your printer and Mac computer are connected.

How to Install Ink Cartridge in HP Officejet 5252?

HP Officejet 5252 Setup the ink cartridges is one of the important methods in setting your printer. Carry out the step by step process in the following topic to install the ink cartridges in the printer.

HP Officejet 5252 Ink Cartridge Replacement

  1. Open the access door located at the top of the printer.
  2. Now the carriage moves and settles.
  3. Wait until the carriage becomes idle.
  4. Unpack the new ink cartridges provided in the printer package.
  5. Peel off the protective tapes on the cartridge.
  6. Open the ink cartridge access door.
  7. Open the lid of the ink cartridges.
  8. Handle the cartridges by touching their black colored plastic.
  9. Insert the cartridges into the respective slots.
  10. Close the lids and access doors.
  11. Now the printer prints an alignment sheet.
  12. Open the scanner lid of the printer.
  13. Place the sheet on the scanner glass with its print side facing down.
  14. Close the scanner lid of your printer.
  15. Tap OK on the function panel of the HP Officejet 5252 Setup printer.
  16. Now the printer arranges the cartridges.

How to Change Ink Cartridge on HP Officejet 5252?

  1. Power up the printer by force pressing its power button.
  2. Load the input tray with suitable papers.
  3. Open the access door located at the top of the printer.
  4. Now the carriage moves.
  5. Wait until the carriage becomes idle.
  6. Lift the lid of the ink cartridge.
  7. Remove the cartridge from the HP Officejet 5252 printer which you want to replace.
  8. Take a new ink cartridge and remove the protective tapes on it.
  9. Copper colored contacts and ink nozzles of the cartridge should not be touched.
  10. Insert the cartridge into the respective slot.
  11. Close the lid of the ink cartridge.
  12. Also, close the access doors.
  13. Print an alignment sheet and arrange the cartridges.

Double Sided Printing with HP Officejet 5252

  1. Ensure the printer and computer are connected.
  2. Load the input tray of your printer which enough papers.
  3. Open the document you intend to print in an application on your computer.
  4. Click the File menu and select Print.
  5. Search for Two-Sided option and select it.
  6. Configure the Border and Two-Sided options.
  7. Also, set advanced settings if needed.
  8. Finally, tap Print. You can also perform double-sided printing manually.
  9. For more ways to execute double-sided printing, contact our technical support team.

HP Officejet 5252 Scan to Email

  1. HP Officejet 5252 Setup your printer and computer to the same network of a router or access point.
  2. Load the original document or image to be scanned on the scanner glass of the printer.
  3. On the control panel of the printer, select the Scan icon.
  4. Select your computer name and select Email as PDF.
  5. Click the Start menu on your computer’s display.
  6. Type HP in the search field and choose your printer name.
  7. Click Scan --> Scan a Document or Photo.
  8. The HP Scan window opens.
  9. Set an email shortcut as Document to Email or Email as JPEG.
  10. Click Scan --> Send. You will receive a message with the scanned document on your computer or laptop.

Quick Fax HP Officejet 5252 Setup

  1. Before starting to fax, ensure your printer is powered on.
  2. Link your printer and computer to the same network of a router or access point.
  3. Place the original document you want to fax on the scanner glass or Automatic Document Feeder (ADF).
  4. Click Fax --> OK.
  5. Click the Start button at the control panel of the HP Officejet 5252 Setup printer.
  6. Now the printer prints a confirmation printout.
  7. Check the fax status in the printout.
  8. For more guidance to fax your document, contact our technical support team.

HP Officejet 5252 Troubleshooting Issue

The troubleshooting methods are used to solve the issues that occur in your printer. You can also fix the printer problems by contacting our technical support team. Carry out the step by step procedure in the following topics to solve the printer issues.

How to Clear HP Officejet 5252 Carriage Jam?

  1. Check for jammed papers in the input tray, carriage access area, and Automatic Document Feeder (ADF).
  2. Power up the printer if it is turned off.
  3. Now the carriage moves and settles at its place.
  4. Wait until the carriage becomes idle. Disconnect the power cable with the printer turned on.
  5. Check for any papers in the carriage using a flashlight and remove it. Make sure that the carriage is sliding freely.
  6. Connect the power cable to the respective port of the printer and power supply.

Solve HP Officejet 5252 Error Code 0XB8CD12FE

  1. This error can be rectified by enabling the IPv6 option.
  2. Follow the forthcoming steps to turn on the IPv6 option.
  3. On the control panel of the HP Officejet printer, tap the Setup icon.
  4. Go to Network Setup.
  5. Select the Advanced Settings option.
  6. Enable the IPv6 option.
  7. Finally, tap Yes and solve the issue.
  8. If the HP Officejet 5252 Setup printer problem continues, get in touch with our customer support team.

HP Officejet 5252 Firmware is Updated but it Won't Connect

  1. On the function panel of the printer, tap the Wireless icon.
  2. Go to Settings and select Restore Network Setting.
  3. Go through the instructions on the screen.
  4. Print a network configuration sheet and check if the network settings have been reset.
  5. Go back to settings and select Wireless Setup Wizard or Wi-Fi Protected Setup.
  6. Follow the instructions and complete the setup.
  7. Perform a printer function and check of the problem is solved.
  8. If the problem continues, get in touch with our technical support team.

Why HP Officejet 5252 Won't Print or Scan?

  1. Ensure the ink cartridges are compatible with the OS version of your computer or laptop.
  2. Check if the scanner bar is working properly.
  3. Turn on the printer by force pressing its power button.
  4. When the printer becomes idle, disconnect its power cable.
  5. Wait for a few minutes and connect the cable to the respective port of the printer and power supply.
  6. Do not use a surge protector for power connection as it can produce power fluctuations.
  7. Run the HP Print & Scan Doctor app and check if the HP Officejet 5252 Setup printer problem is solved.
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