How to connect HP OfficeJet 6958 Printer to Wi-Fi?

Connect HP OfficeJet 6958 Printer to Wi-Fi

HP OfficeJet 6958, the multifunctional Printer is ideal to perform your day-to-day Print, Scan, Copy, and Fax functions. The model arrives with excellent features to offer outstanding device performance. If your OfficeJet 6958 printer is brand new, collect the necessary hardware and connect HP OfficeJet 6958 Printer to Wi-Fi to proceed with the setup. HP OfficeJet 6958 wireless setup is easy to execute. You can follow the instructions below

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  • To begin HP OfficeJet 6958Printer Wireless setup, select the appropriate wireless connection method
  • Refer the setup manual to find HP OfficeJet 6958Printer wireless setup instructions
  • Learn the setup guidelines
  • Then check if you have the requirements to proceed with the wireless setup
  • If yes, go to the device control panel and select the option, Wireless setup wizard

Wireless setup wizard

To activate the network using Wireless setup wizard, here we explain the guidelines in detail

  • If Wireless setup wizard is your choice to connect HP OfficeJet  6958Printer to Wi-Fi , go to the device control panel
  • Then find the setup wizard settings
  • Start answering the wizard instructions one by one and choose your wireless network from the list
  • If you are unable to find the network, add the Network name manually
  • Then enter the Wireless network SSID and Password
  • Execute the onscreen instructions to establish the network connection

Wi-Fi direct

Using the Wi-Fi direct feature, you can connect your Windows or Mac computer directly to the printer wirelessly. Check if the feature is available on HP OfficeJet 6958 Printer. If yes, go forward to execute the appropriate wireless settings

  • To begin the setup, turn on the Wi-Fi direct feature on your Printer
  • Also, enable the Wi-Fi direct feature on your Computer
  • From your mobile device, connect the Wi-Fi direct enabled HP OfficeJet 6958 Printer
  • Run the onscreen commands to establish the network connection
  • Enter the Wi-Fi direct username and Passwordwhenever required
  • The network connection will be established after a while

We also recommend using the auto wireless connect feature to connect HP OfficeJet 6958 Printer to the wireless network. The technology allows connecting your Printer to the network without using the cable or network credentials. Windows Vista and Mac OS X 10.5 versions are compatible to use with auto wireless connect feature. You can install the compatible software and follow the onscreen guidelines that appear

If the wireless setup is complete, proceed with the remaining Printer setup steps such as Software installation. To find the matching HP OfficeJet 6958 Printer software

  • Go to the software download page
  • Access the software search tab
  • Enter the Printer name and version
  • Wait for the software search results
  • Select the software
  • Then choose the option, Download
  • After downloading the setup file to the required folder, tap on the setup file
  • Finally, proceed with the on-screen guidelines to complete the software installation

What if you come across errors while connecting HP OfficeJet 6958 Printer to Wi-Fi?

If you come across any issues while connecting HP OfficeJet 6958 Printer to Wi-Fi, follow the steps below to fix the error. Troubleshooting is easy if you analyze the error cause

  • Verify wireless setup wizard settings
  • Do not use the wrong wireless network credentials to activate the network connection
  • Restart your Printer, Computer and check if the network connectivity issues resolve
  • Check if your HP OfficeJet 6958Printer is updated with the latest Printer software
  • Set up a new network connection if possible. You can go to the Settings > Networkto find the appropriate network settings
  • Try printing a network test document to verify the Wireless network settings
    • Go to the Printer control panel
    • Then choose the Printer setup icon
    • The setup menu will appear on your device display screen
    • Now select the settings, Report
    • Tap on the icon, Print report
    • You can wait until the Print test report Print
    • Finally, verify the wireless setup settings
  • Do not position your Printer far away from the Router
  • You can also scan your device using the Scan tools such as HP Print and Scan doctor
  • Disconnect your device from the network, connect back again and then check if the network connectivity issues resolve
  • If wireless setup issues persist after troubleshooting, replace your device with a new one
  • Understand the wireless setup settings before execution

Get help to connect HP OfficeJet 6958 Printer to Wi-Fi

If you need any help to connect HP OfficeJet 6958 Printer to Wi-Fi, please contact our Printer customer support executives. To find the toll free or customer support number, navigate to our website portal

FAQ

How do I get my HP OfficeJet 6958 PRINTER to recognize wireless network?

Here are the tips and tricks to enable your Printer to recognize the wireless network

  • You can choose the best methods to establish the network
  • It’s always recommended to place the Printer close to the Router
  • Verify the network settings and resolve network issues if you come across any
  • Use valid Wireless network SSID and Password
  • Also do not forget to update the Printer software with the latest version before executing the setup. You can download the matching software by visiting the software download page

What are the compatible wireless setup methods available to connect HP OfficeJet 6958 Printer to Wi-Fi?

To connect HP OfficeJet 6958 Printer to Wi-Fi, you can use the connection methods such as

  • HP wireless setup wizard
  • Auto wireless connect
  • Wi-Fi direct

Note that the setup settings differ for these methods

  • Select the settings
  • Execute the onscreen commands to establish the network

Why is my HP OfficeJet 6958 Printer not connecting to Wi-Fi?

  • Your HP OfficeJet 6958Printer will not connect to Wi-Fi if you choose the wrong wireless network credentials
  • Software issues can also cause connectivity error
  • Faulty cables used to connect your Printer to the Router can also cause error codes to popup

Why is my HP OfficeJet 6958 printer connected but not printing the documents?

If your HP OfficeJet 6958 printer is not printing even after connecting to the network, check out the commands below to troubleshoot the error

  • Restart your Printer, Computer, and Router
  • You can refer the device setup manual to find the appropriate reset settings
  • Meanwhile, confirm if your Windows and Mac computer is connected properly to the Printer. If not, disconnect the devices connected and connect back again
  • You can clear the Jammed or stuck papers inside the Printer compartment and then resume the Print jobs again
  • Also, validate the Print settings by printing a test document

Replace your Computer, Router with a new once. Then check if the errors resolve