HP OfficeJet Pro 6978 Setup

HP OfficeJet Pro 6978 is known as all-in-one printer. Excellent print quality and the speed of the documents printed attract most of the customers. Set up the printer and start printing your documents. You will definitely get excellent print results.

HP OfficeJet Pro 6978 Setup

HP OfficeJet Pro 6978 Setup

Steps to Perform the HP OfficeJet Pro 6978 Setup

  • Gather all the essential requirements to commence with wireless setup of 123.hp.com/setup 6978. This include the wireless network credentials, computer for the software installation, internet access such as Broadband or DSL
  • Once you have all the essential requirements, power on the  printer and check if the device is in on state
  • Also, use a router that has good speed. Turn on the router and place the printer close to it.
  • Start connecting the printer to the wireless Network, check if you have a USB cable connected.
  • To connect your HP OfficeJet Pro 6978 printer to the wireless network, navigate to the control panel and search for the wireless icon. Find the icon and click on it
  • Now search for the setup Icon and click on the wireless settings to view the wireless set up wizard
  • Wait for some time and the  list of the available  networks  will be visible on the  screen
  • Choose the correct Name of the network from the list and you will be prompted to provide the  wireless Network  credentials
  • Sometimes the network name will be visible during the setup. If the name of the network is not visible, try entering the new network name and carry on with the onscreen instructions that are visible on the screen
  • Proceed with the steps; you will be prompted to download the compatible software for your Printer. You can either download the software from the compatible HP website or use the Installation CD for the  Process

Alternate Method to Connect the Printer to the Network

Check if your Printer has Auto wireless connect feature to connect the Printer automatically to the Network. If you have download the software that is required to use the Auto wireless connect feature.

To download the compatible software for HP OfficeJet Pro 6978 printer, visit the respective webpage 123.hp.com/setup and read the instructions provided. You will be prompted to provide the name of the printer and the version of the operating system.

Guidelines to Resolve the Setup Errors

  • If you come across any setup errors, check the process once again. Do not miss any of the wireless network setup steps
  • Restart your printer once and check if the errors still persist
  • Check if your device uses the latest and the updated version of the software. If not try  updating the  software with the latest version

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