How to complete HP Officejet 3830 Setup on Windows AND Mac?

HP Officejet 3830 setup on Windows and Mac

If your HP OfficeJet 3830 Printer is brand new, let us help you to complete the wireless setup on Windows and Mac. If the setup is complete, operate the Printer to perform various functions such as Print, Scan, Copy, and Fax. The process of setting up 123.hp.com/oj3830 Printer over a wireless network is easy if you understand the setup guidelines. You can read the guidelines below

  • To start the wireless setup, power on your Printer
  • Check to ensure that the hardware connections are secure
  • If yes, refer HP OfficeJet 3830 Printer setup manual to learn the setup guidelines. The setup manual will be provided with the device package
  • Else you can download the manual by visiting the appropriate website portal

HP Office jet wireless setup using a Router

To connect HP OfficeJet 3830 Printer to the network using a compatible Router we suggest the most preferred methods such as WPS or Wireless setup wizard

Wireless setup wizard

  • To begin Wireless setup wizard settings, go to the Printer control panel
  • Access the Wireless setup Menu
  • Select the option, Wireless setup wizard
  • Answer the setup wizard guidelines
  • Identify the available networks
  • Choose your Network
  • Then type the Wireless network SSID and Password
  • Wait for the connection to the active

WPS or Wi-FI protected setup

You can also use WPS or Wi-FI-protected setup to complete HP OfficeJet 3830 Printer wireless setup. Check the availability of the settings and then follow the instructions below WPS Pin and Push-button are the two wireless modes available

  • Switch on your Printer
  • Access the device control panel and press the Wireless icon on your Printer
  • Go to the Wireless menu to find the option, WPS or Wireless setup wizard
  • Now press the WPS icon on your Router
  • Run the settings to generate the WPS Pin
  • Finally, open the Router configuration utility tool to enter the Pin
  • Go forward with the onscreen prompts to activate the Network
  • If WPS push button is your choice, choose the appropriate settings to proceed with the wireless setup

HP Office jet wireless setup without a Router

If you do not prefer using a Router, enable the Wi-Fi direct feature on your Printer and Computer. From your Computer, select and add the Wi-Fi direct enabled HP OfficeJet 3830 Printer. Provide the Wi-Fi direct username, Password and go forward with the onscreen commands to establish the wireless network

HP Office jet 3830 connection setup on Windows

  • To begin HP Office jet 3830 setup on Windows, confirm that your Printer, Windows Computer is in ON state
  • Now go to the appropriate website portal to find and install HP Office jet 3830 software
  • From your Windows device, go to the settings, Devices, and Printers
  • Check if you can find the list of network-connected Printers
  • Choose HP Office jet 3830 Printer from the list
  • Click on the Icon, Add to add the Printer
  • Your Windows Computer will be successfully connected to HP Office jet 3830 Printer

HP Office jet 3830 connection setup on Mac

It’s not a tough task to connect HP Office jet 3830 with a Mac device. Mac users can refer the guidelines below to complete HP Office jet 3830 connection setup on Mac

  • To begin with confirm that your Mac device and Printer is in ON state
  • Now verify if the network connection is active
  • Its recommended connecting your Printer and Mac device to the same network
  • From your Mac device, go to the Apple Menu
  • Select the System preference settings and tap on the icon, Printers, and Scanners
  • Select HP Office jet 3830 Printer and use the Plus icon to add the Printer to your Mac device
  • HP Office jet 3830 connection setup on Mac is now complete
  • You can choose the document and click on the Print icon to start printing your documents at good speed and quality

How to download HP Office jet 3830 driver?

Downloading HP Office jet 3830 driver is easy. Select the compatible driver download portal to begin the download. Let us explain the driver download process here

  • Switch on your Mobile device or Computer
  • Activate the network connection
  • Access the driver download URL
  • Go to the driver download tab
  • Type the Printer name and version
  • Wait for the driver search results
  • Select HP Office jet 3830 driver version
  • Then click on the icon download
  • HP Office jet 3830 driver download will begin now
  • You can transfer the setup file to the required folder
  • Tap on the setup file
  • Execute the on-screen commands to complete the software installation process
  • Meanwhile check if any other alternative methods are available for software download

If you find it difficult to execute HP Office jet 3830 setup on Windows and Mac, fix HP Office jet 3830 wireless setup issues; please reach out to our Printer customer support team right away

FAQ

How to resolve HP Officejet 3830 wireless setup errors?

It’s hard to avoid HP Office jet 3830 wireless setup errors. If you come across any, follow the troubleshooting tips below to fix it

  • Verify the Wireless setup settings
  • Ensure to use the valid wireless network SSID and Password
  • Try disconnecting your HP Office jet 3830 wireless Printer from the network and connect back again
  • Printing a network configuration page can help to verify the wireless network settings
  • Find a new network connection if possible

Why is my HP Officejet 3830 Printer not connecting to the computer?

Do not get panic if your HP Officejet 3830 Printer is not connecting to the computer. Here we suggest the troubleshooting guide to get rid of the error

  • At first, check the cable connection
  • Replace the defective cable with a new one and then check if the error codes resolve
  • Disconnect your Computer and connect back again
  • Update or upgrade the Printer driver and Windows Operating system version
  • Confirm that the network connection is active
  • Ensure to choose the appropriate settings to connect HP Officejet 3830 Printer to the Computer
  • Perform device restart, reset and check if the errors resolve

How do I set up my HP Officejet 3830 all in one printer for the first time?

If you are setting up HP Officejet 3830 all in one printer for the first time, find the setup guidelines below

  • Unpack the Printer
  • Remove the protective tapes
  • Check if the hardware requisites are provided with the printer package
  • If yes, find the port on your Printer, Computer to connect the necessary cables
  • Now load the paper on the paper input tray
  • Open the cartridge compartment
  • Fix the slot to insert the cartridge
  • Align the cartridges
  • Note that separate cartridge slots may be available for Color and Black cartridge
  • Turn on both the devices
  • Go to the device control panel
  • Choose the Language, Display, and other required settings
  • Select the network settings
  • Activate the network to proceed with the remaining Printer setup steps
  • First-time printer setup for HP Officejet 3830 Printer is now complete

What kind of printer is Officejet 3830? What are the outstanding features of the model?

HP OfficeJet 3830 is an entry-level all-in-one Printer. The model arrives with the specifications such as color touch screen display, HP Thermal Inkjet technology, Mobile Printing features such as Apple AirPrint, Mopria Print Service, Print speed of 16 ppm for color and 20 ppm for color, Standard media capacity of 60 sheets, the monthly duty cycle of 1000 pages, Ink pallete that supports Cyan, Magenta and Yellow color, Photo printing capability and much more

How do I connect my phone to my HP 3830 printer?

It’s easy to connect your Phone to HP 3830 printer. You can read the instructions below

  • At first, Power ON your Printer and Mobile device
  • Select the Wi-Fi direct feature on your Printer and turn it ON
  • Also, select the Wi-Fi direct settings from your Mobile device
  • From your Mobile device, add HP 3830 printer from the list of network-connected Printers
  • Type the Wi-Fi Direct credentials
  • Then execute the onscreen guidelines that appear to connect your Phone to HP Office Jet 3830 printer
  • Choose the document to Print
  • Then use the option, Air Print to begin the print jobs

Why is my HP Office Jet 3830 printer not printing?

If your HP Office Jet 3830 printer is not printing, let us help you to fix the error. Resolve the error to resume the Print Jobs

  • You can verify the Print settings as the initial step
  • We recommend restarting the printer spooler service, the application that manages the print jobs
  • Clear the Jammed papers inside the Printer compartment
  • Also confirm that your Printer, Computer is connected to a secure network
  • If Printing issues remain, delete the existing Print jobs and try printing the documents again
  • Meanwhile, check the Cartridge alignment
  • If the Ink level is low, try filling Ink to the required level
  • Install HP Print and Scan doctor tool and choose the option, Fix Printing to fix the common Printing errors that popup