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123.hp.com/oj5255 - HP OfficeJet 5255 Printer Setup
An entry level All-in-one printer device that supports built-in faxing, automatic duplexing and scanning. With the Automatic Document feeder, you can easily handle the multi-page documents. It has simple design with 2.2-inch monochrome screen and few button controls for home and back. This printer device uses 2-inch swings out arm which can make the body as the output tray. Additionally, it has automatic paper sensor that senses the load type and size. You can give response by pressing OK on the control panel, this printer device delivers comparatively better output. On the Other hand, you can easily reduce the noise level with the quiet-mode feature. HP OfficeJet 5255 delivers photo print with high-quality and it takes comparatively less time to complete the 123.hp.com/setup 5255 printing process. To summarize, HP OfficeJet 5255 delivers lot of features at low price and delivers high quality output at faster rate.
HP OfficeJet Printer Setup
- HP Officejet 5255 wireless setup
- HP Officejet 5255 wired setup
- HP Officejet 5255 USB setup
123.hp.com/setup 5255- Setup Process
- First, use the power cord and establish the power connection. Connect one end of the power cord to the 123.hp.com/oj5255 printer device and then other end to the power source.
- Try using the wall outlet to avoid the power issues. After the power cord connection, turn ON your 123.hp.com/oj5255 printer device with the power button.
- During the initialization, the device asks you select the basic preferences like time & date, Country/Region and the language. Click OK to confirm the basic settings.
- Now, the device prompts you to install the ink cartridges. Open the ink access door and install the ink cartridges in their allotted slots. For ink cartridges replacement process, visit 123.hp.com/setup 5255.
- Wait for a while, your printer device acknowledges the cartridge installation process with the “Thank you installing a genuine ink cartridges” message.
- Press OK and slide out the input tray and load sheets. Tap a stack of A4 sheets to align it properly and side it into the input tray.
- Your automatically prints out an aligned page. Take that aligned page and place it on the scanner bed and carry out the scanner process.
- After the scanning process, device displays alignment successful or alignment Failed message. If it displays alignment failed message get the 123.hp.com/setup 5255 manufacturer support and solve the issue.
HP Printer Driver Installation Using CD
- First, load Printer Driver installation CD into the drive. Usually, 123.hp.com/setup 5255 manufacturer gives software installation CD for both Windows and Mac users.
- Wait for a while, your 123.hp.com/oj5255 device automatically recognizes the setup.exe. If not, you can manually open it by browsing through the device.
- Then, click yes in the User Account Control window to start the driver installation process. The driver installation process takes 3 steps.
- First, prepare step is of basic printer setup. After completing the basic setup, click next to get into the process. Refer the 123.hp.com/setup 5255 manufacturer’s site and get regular driver update.
- Second, connect step gives you quick preview or information about the software that are being installed. Use the “Customize software selection” option to make some changes on the software selection.
- The Device asks you to choose the connection type. Select the "I have reviewed the installation agreements and conditions" check box and click next.
- After that, the 123.hp.com/oj5255 device asks you basic information like the printer’s postal code for the location and the printer’s primary location.
- Finally, the activate step lets you to connect your printer device with the 123.hp.com/setup 5255 HP.
Updating Printer Driver- Mac
- To update the Printer Driver, click system preferences under the apple menu. Then, select Printers and Scanners in the System Preferences windows.
- On the Printers and Scanners Window, you can find the list of printer devices that lies within the range.
- If the preferred device isn’t listed, use the (+) option to add the printer device. 123.hp.com/setup 5255 HP recommends you to re-establish the connection.
- First, Use the minus (-) sign to delete the printer device and click yes to confirm the process. Then, use the (+) sign and click add printer or scanner to add the printer device.
- After that, the ADD window gives you list of preferred printer devices. Select your 123.hp.com/oj5255 printer device in the use drop-down menu and click Add to complete the process.
Wireless Network Connection-123.hp.com/setup 5255
To start the process, you have to establish an active connection between your printer and the computer device. Here, we gave instructions to set up the wireless connection.
- First, press the wireless icon on your printer device. In the wireless window, you can get information about the wireless network status.
- Tap the settings (gear-like) icon, tap wireless setup wizard from the list of available option. Your printer scans and displays you list of available wireless networks.
- Select the preferred network from the list and tap OK. If prompted, enter the needed information like network password using the On-screen Keyboard and click OK.
- After that, your device validates the wireless network information and establishes the wireless network connection. Get more information about the Wireless Protected setup from 123.hp.com/setup 5255.
- In the Connection Successful screen, you can find the wireless network details like the IP address, Network name and Host name.
123 HP OfficeJet 5255- Troubleshooting Process
If the device fails to give response to the startup action, you might want to check with the power cord and the power button on the device.
- First, make sure that the printer device is connected to the fully functioning power outlet. It is easy to check the functionality.
- Trying connecting other electronic devices to the same power outlet that is being used by the printer device.
- If other devices work well, the power outlet is working properly you need to check with power flow of the printer device.
- In general, your device should get started after pressing the power button. Press and give gentle pressure on the device’s power button.
- If the device isn’t started, get the “Button Replacement support” from the 123.hp.com/setup 5255 and carry to the replacement process.
If the Device abruptly stops the printing process, you need to check for the paper jam and make sure that there is proper power flow.
The Paper jam might occur at multiple places, you need to check all the parts to avoid the problem. First, check the input tray. Remove all the papers from the input tray using your hands and use the torch device and take out the torn pieces. Next, to check inside the device, turn OFF your printer device and lift the scanner glass and check for the inner jam.
Stability of the Power Connection
An active power flow is important to carry to printing process. If there is a fault or error in the power cord connection, your device might fail to carry out the process.
Prints Blank Pages
Low Ink Cartridges
- Get the estimated ink levels of your printer device and try to replace the ink cartridges of the printer device.
- First, touch the ink icon on your printer’s control panel it gives the estimated ink level report. Replace black cartridge if the black ink is at level or vice versa.
- Get the 123.hp.com/setup 5255 manufacturer’s support to carry out the process.
HP recommends to use the genuine ink cartridges to achieve better quality output. Your printer device might get compatibility or other quality related if you use non-HP ink cartridges. Refer 123.hp.com/setup 5255 and replace the non-HP ink cartridges.
If the ink levels are high and the device is at idle state, it may result in clog on the print head. HP recommends you to use the printer device for at least once in a week to avoid the clog issue. Visit the manufacturer’s site to get information about the clogged printhead.
If the screen is been broken or damaged, it might fail to give proper response to the user’s request. Get the manufacturer’s support and replace the broken screen.
If the Device fails to give to interactive response to request and stays motionless, try restarting the printer device. First, turn OFF the printer device and unplug the power cord. Wait for a while, try reconnecting the power cord and re-establish the printer connection. If the issue is still not resolve, get the 123.hp.com/setup 5255 support and replace the printer’ screen