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How to Install Printer on Chromebook

How to Install Printer on Chromebook?


In this article, we are going to explain how to install a Printer on a Chromebook. You can install it through a wireless or USB connection.

Prepare the following steps to install your printer:

  • A Chromebook updated to the latest version of Chrome OS.
  • A printer with ink cartridges installed and paper loaded.
  • A USB cable is connected to the computer and printer or your wireless network password if you are using a wireless connection.

Steps to install Printer on Chromebook

Let’s discuss the step-by-step instructions. Please follow the following steps.

Step 1: Change printer settings.

Printers which having touchscreen or LCD control panel:
  • Firstly, Turn on the printer and click on the Setup/Network/wireless menu on the printer screen.
  • Now click Settings.
  • Then, click on Wireless Setup Wizard.
  • Wireless setup wizard. | Wireless networking, Wifi password, HP Officejet
  • Select your network and type the password.
  • Now just select Connect and ok. Your printer is connected now.
  • The printer which doesn’t have a touchscreen display:
  • First of all, press the cancel and wireless buttons simultaneously until you see the power button light flash, and wait until the light in front of the wireless button flashes.
  • Find the wireless button on the back, press it, and hold for 5 seconds.
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  • You should see the light in front flashes:
  • Press the WPS or Wi-Fi-protected setup button and hold the button for some time to initiate the process of connection.
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  • When the connection is established, the wireless light will stop blinking on the printer.

Step 2: Install a printer on Chromebook.

  • Now go to the Chromebook click on the Clock in the right bottom corner and click on the Settings icon.
  • Now scroll down and click on Advanced at the bottom.
  • Scroll and click on Printers.
  • Click on Add Printer.
  • Now you will see this screen, click on your printer name and just click on Add.
  • Now your printer is installed you can start printing using the Chromebook.