How To Install HP Printer On Mac?

Install HP Printer On Mac

The guided instructions given below will direct you to install HP printer on Mac system.

  • Step 1:Before installing the HP printer on Mac, complete the basic printer settings and prepare the printer for driver installation.
  • Step 2:Make sure that the HP printer is turned on and disconnect between the printer and the computer.
  • Step 3:It should get connected only if the Setup Wizard prompts to make the connection between them.
  • Step 4:You can use a standard USB cable or Ethernet cable for a wired setup. For the wireless setup, prepare the Wi-Fi router or access point.
  • Step 5:Insert the CD-ROM that comes with the product into the CD/DVD drive on your Mac computer to begin the driver setup.
  • Step 6:If the setup CD is unavailable, download and install the driver from the HP official site.
  • Step 7:You can download either HP Easy Start or full feature driver to access more functionality from your Mac.
  • Step 8:For Mac, the installer file will be downloaded in the .dmg file. After downloading the driver, navigate to the Downloads folder to select the installer file for installing the product software.
  • Step 9:During the driver installation, choose a connection type among USB, Ethernet, or wireless connection.
  • Step 10:Follow the on-screen instructions to execute the connection between the HP printer and the Mac. 
  • Step 11:After establishing the connection, return to the Setup Wizard screen and make sure you select the HP Scan from the Install screen to access the scanning operations remotely from your device.
  • Step 12:You can also add your desired product software from the Add list during the driver installation.
  • Step 13:To verify the connection, perform a test print remotely from the Mac using the installed driver.
  • Step 14:If you wish to make the HP printer as a default printer on your Mac, open the Apple menu and navigate to System Preferences.
  • Step 15:Click the Printers & Scanners tab and click the Default printer pop-up menu to choose your HP printer from the displayed list.
  • Step 16:If the printer is not in the list, click the Printers & Scanners tab.
  • Step 17:Select the Add button displayed at the bottom of the list to add your HP printer. 
  • Step 18:Remember that the HP printer must be connected to the Mac computer to make it as a default printer.
  • Step 19:If you have any difficulties while install HP printer on Mac, contact our technical support team for remote assistance.