Search Your Models Here - HP OfficeJet 250 Printer Setup


HP OfficeJet 250 is an All-in-One Inkjet printer device; the automatic duplexing and built-in faxing feature makes is user-friendly. It has 1.5-inch control panel display with touch-screen interference. It supports USB connection and wireless connection. Furthermore, it delivers high quality print and scan output at higher speed. Then, it can take up to 100 sheets in the input tray but the same tray serves as both paper tray and photo tray. With HP Instant Ink, you can subscribe for ink service which is cost-effective. Additionally, it has silent-mode feature and automatic paper sensor. Then, it has an added advantage of accessing internet directly with apps support. To summarize, is an ideal choice for home and office users that has various connection options and serves better quality print output.

HP OfficeJet Printer Setup

  1. HP Officejet 250 wireless setup
  2. HP Officejet 250 wired setup
  3. HP Officejet 250 USB setup

HP OfficeJet – UnBoxing Process

  1. First, open the printer package and take out basic setup accessories and reference materials. Set aside the packing materials and recycle with the 250 Manufacturer’s support.
  2. Then, use the plastic handle and gently pull out the device from the printer package. Remove the Styrofoam end caps and take out the printer device from the plastic cover.
  3. Now, remove the plastic tapes and other packing materials around the printer device. Lift the scanner lid, take out the Styrofoam sheet and close the lid.
  4. After that, use the handle and open the printer’s top cover. Take out the carboard piece and other packing materials.
  5. Now, slide out the input tray and take out the tape and other packing materials. Use the paper width guide to align the paper.
  6. Then, slide in the input tray and start the printer setup process.

HP OfficeJet 250- Setup Process

  1. To start with, use the power cord and establish the power connection. Connect one end of the power cord to the printer device and the other end to the power source.
  2. After that, press the power button and turn ON your printer device. During the initialization process, choose the preferred language, time zone and country/region.
  3. Click OK to confirm the settings. Now, the device asks you to install the ink cartridges. Lift the ink access door and place the ink cartridges in their allotted slots.
  4. Next, the device displays “Thank you for installing genuine Ink cartridges” message. Pull out the input tray and load a stack of A4 sheets.
  5. Instantly, the device asks you to confirm the sheet type and size. Slide out the output tray, the device automatically prints out an aligned page.
  6. Lift the scanner lid and place this aligned page in the scanner bed. After this, your panel either displays “Alignment Successful” or Failed message.
  7. Get support from the 250 manufacturer and solve the issue.

HP Printer Driver Installation with CD

  1. To start with, install the software installation CD in the drive. After that, your device automatically recognizes the CD and starts the installation.
  2. On the Other hand, you can manually open the file by browsing through the device. Run the setup.exe file.
  3. Select YES in the user Account Control Window and proceed with the installation process. In general, the driver installation takes 3 steps.
  4. First, the prepare step involves basic printer setup process. Then, connect step lists you the software that are going to be installed.
  5. Use the customize software option and choose the preferred software. Select the “ I have reviewed Installation agreements and settings” check box and click next.
  6. In the end, it asks you to choose the connection type, its primary usage and the printer’s postal code.
  7. Prepare and Connect step doesn’t need an active internet connection. Yet the third activate step requires an active internet connection to register your HP device. For regular printer driver update, visit 250.


HP Printer Wireless Setup

  1. First, press the wireless icon on your control panel. The printer searches for all the wireless networks within the range.
  2. Select your wireless network from the list. Use the refresh option if your wireless network isn’t listed.
  3. Enter the wireless network password and then click OK. After that, the device validates the wireless information and displays connection successful message.
  4. You can find IP address, network name and other information with this connection successful message.

HP ePrint - 250

ePrint is a cloud-based service that just needs an email Log-In. It lets you to send the request directly to the printer device without installing the printer driver.

Printer’s Email address

  1. First, Turn On your printer device and load a stack of sheet in the input tray. Check with the ink cartridges and the toner supplies.
  2. Now, press the HP ePrint icon and then tap setup. Use the On-Screen instructions and Turn ON web services.
  3. Then, Tap Print or Print Info to get the printer’s email address. If the printer does not display email address, wait for some time and try printing again.

Printing with ePrint

  1. To print a local document or photo, sign- in to your email account. After that, enter the printer’s email address in the TO field.
  2. Enter some related title in the Subject Field. It would help you to get future reference. After this, attach the document or image that you want to print and hit send.
  3. Second, to print an email message use the forward option. Choose the mail that you want to print and select forward.
  4. Type email’s subject in the subject field and send the email. Likewise, you can also print the webpage by saving it as document and sending it as attachment.

Wireless Protected Setup-

WPS helps to make the wireless connection process easy, it does not require wireless network name SSID and wireless password WEP key. Before starting this process, make sure that your wireless router supports WPS. In general, you can establish the Wireless connection in 2 ways using the WPS method.

Push Button Method

  1. First, press and hold the WPS button on your printer device. After a while, the wireless starts to blink.
  2. Now, press the WPS button on your wireless router and check with the wireless connection light.
  3. Second, to print an email message use the forward option. Choose the mail that you want to print and select forward.
  4. Your wireless light should stop blinking and remains lit. It signifies a steady wireless connection.

PIN method

  1. Use the network configuration page and locate the WPS PIN information. Now, press and hold the wireless button on your printer device.
  2. Next, open the utility software and enter the WPS PIN information on the network configuration page.
  3. Second, to print an email message use the forward option. Choose the mail that you want to print and select forward.
  4. After a while, your printer device automatically gets connected to the wireless network. In the end, check with the wireless light. It should remain lit without blinking.

HP Smart App

HP Smart App is a user-friendly application that lets to manage your print, scan and other printer-related functions from your android devices. Additionally, it lets you to print from the cloud storage and you can also link it up with the social media.

HP Smart App Setup Process

  1. First, make sure that the mobile device is connected to the same wireless network as your printer device.
  2. Now, install the HP smart app in your android device and open it. Tap Start to start using the smart app.
  3. Check and accept the Terms and condition. Click continue, the app searches for all the printer devices that shares the same network.

HP Smart App Printing Process

  1. You can easily print the photos or documents that are saved on your local device. Meanwhile, it is easy to connect with the social media.
  2. First, open the HP smart app and tap print documents and Photos and choose the file from the local device or cloud storage.
  3. You can also link it up with the social media. Use the on-screen instructions and complete the connection process.
  4. Use the preview option and make the required changes. Finally, tap print and complete the printing process. For more support, visit .

HP Smart App Scanning Process

  1. First, choose the document or photo that you want to scan. Open the HP smart app, select your mobile device and scan type.
  2. Then, take a picture using the standard camera or some scan-supportive app. Use the preview option and make the required changes.
  3. Use the additional pages icon to scan additional pages. After the scanning process, tap send, save, share or print.

Troubleshooting Instructions - HP Printer Ink Cartridge Problem

First, make sure that you are using Compatible ink cartridges. Get the 250 Manufacturer’s support and check with the compatibility.

Inspect your Ink Cartridges

  1. Turn ON your printer device, lift the ink access door and wait until the carriage gets idle and silent.
  2. Gently lift the lid and take out the ink cartridge from the slot. Inspect the ink cartridges and remove the protective tape.
  3. Don’t touch electrical contacts or ink nozzles. Carefully place the ink cartridges and close the ink access door.
  4. If the issue exists proceed with the troubleshooting process.

Check the Electrical Contacts

  1. Your Device might display ink cartridge error message if the electrical contacts are dirty. Gather the required items and start the cleaning process.
  2. For this, you need lint-free cloth or other soft material and Distilled or bottled water. Turn ON your printer device, open the ink access door and wait until the printer gets idle and silent.
  3. Disconnect the power cord and other cable connections. Gently lift the lid and pull out the cartridge.
  4. Dip the lint-free cloth into the distilled water and squeeze it to get rid of excess water. Clean the copper-colored contacts and let it to dry for 10 minutes.
  5. After a while, place the ink cartridges in their slots and close the ink cartridge access door. Reconnect the Power cord and USB cable.
  6. Try to print, if the issue exists get service and support from the 250 manufacturer.

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