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123 HP Officejet 3830 Printer Setup and Applications

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Cost of owning printer less paying for the machines, more paying for ink cartridges. True of HP’s low-end office jet 3830 wasn’t for the company’s instant ink service offers low-cost ink on subscription.

KEY FEATURES:

1. Paper white touch screen control
2. Wireless connection
3. Print from mobile devices
4. Fax functions included
5. Straight-through paper path

DESIGN AND FEATURES:

Printer aimed at home and student markets, includes a 35-sheet Automatic Document Feeder under a curved top. This section folds over to reveal feed tray for scanner, includes standard flatbed under hinged lid.

Paper-white display screen on small, slanted control panel gives touch controls. Is reasonably sensitive printer, not as light and positive as smart phone. Offer’s scrolling too as well as to response. Paper feeds as a pull-up and fold-back tray which holds about 60 sheets and ends on a tray from folded-down front panel with a swivel-out and flip-over extension. To enter details of paper size and type of paper is annoying.

CARTRIDGES AND CONNECTIONS:

Front panel is another fold-down flap, cartridge slide to mid-carriage makes with the cartridge easier. Slip the cartridges and tick them into the place. Single USB port on the rear end of office jet 3830 and wireless connection which enables to link to the printer. No NFC connection but easy to use and offers good range of printing control.

PRINT SPEEDS:

HP office jet is rated at 8.5 ppm for mono pages and 6 ppm for colour. The maximum mono print speed was 7.0 ppm mono on 5-page test increasing to 9.0 ppm for 20-page version. Our 5-page colour print wasn’t fast is at 2.4 ppm. Colour copy took 32 seconds and 5-page mono copy ADF completed in 1 min 49 secs.

PRINT QUALITY AND COSTS:

Text print is a little thicker than printer. Machine has a good draft mode, which saves ink. Colour graphics on plain paper are dense and bright, those photos are smooth and accurate which are darker than originals. If printing a high proportion of photos in document mix which is of good value.

FIRST TIME PRINTER SETUP OJ3830

STEP 1:

UNPACK PRINTER FROM BOX:

1. Take away printer from box.
2. Get rid of all tapes and packing materials from the exterior of the printer then open the external door.
3. Eliminate tape and packing materials under ink cartridge access door.
4. Unlock ink cartridge access door and also do away with tapes and packing materials.
5. Shut ink cartridge access door and lock exterior door.

STEP 2:
CONNECT POWER CORD, AND THEN SET LANGUAGE, COUNTRY/REGION, TIME AND DATE:

1. Attach one of the power cord to the back of the copier and other end to wall outlet of the electrical outlet.
2. Turn the imprinter on by pressing power button. Language menu displays on control panel.
3. Choose preferred language and push yes to confirm. Then country/region screen displays.
4. Pick preferred country/region and press yes to confirm. Then date/time screen displays.
5. Put the date and clack next.
6. Place the time and then tick done.

STEP 3:
INSTALL INK CARTRIDGES:

1. Unbolt outside door and ink cartridge door, printer carriage moves to heart of the copier
2. Wait till the printer is inactive and quiet before continue.
3. Do away with cartridges from package; touch only on the black plastic on the ink cartridge.
4. Eradicate protective tape.

5. Glide ink cartridge at an upward angle in the empty slot, and push on ink cartridge till snaps into place.

  • Insert tri-colour ink cartridge in left slot
  • Insert black ink cartridge in right slot

6. Recur the same steps to install other cartridge also.
7. Close up ink cartridge access door and peripheral door.

STEP 4:

LOAD PAPER INTO INPUT TRAY:

  1. Raise input tray
  2. Go down paper-width guide to left.
  3. Load paper in input tray and skim stack of paper down.
  4. Decrease paper-width guide to right till stops at the edge of paper. Paper should not be binded too far so that paper is binded.
  5. Drag output tray and raise tray extender.

STEP 5:

ALIGN INK CARTRIDGES:

  1. Load the paper then select ok and printer mechanically prints an alignment page.
  2. Haul up scanner lid
  3. Place alignment page with print side down on scanner glass and carved guides around the glass.
  4. Seal scanner lid
  5. Push ok to scan page and complete ink cartridge alignment.

STEP 6:
INSTALL PRINTER SOFTWARE:

HP printer hardware is set and then installs printer software. Do not connect printer to computer till software installation is done.

WIRELESS PRINTER SETUP:
PRINTER TO WIRELESS NETWORK WITH ROUTER:

Need the following requirements:

  • Wireless network with wireless router.
  • Computer connected to wireless network and printer by means of router
  • Network name
  • WEP or WPA key

CONNECT PRINTER:

1. Stroke wireless on printer control panel.
2. Pick Settings
3. Decide on Wi-Fi Protected Setup or Wireless Setup Wizard.
4. Follow on-screen instructions to complete setup 123 hp office jet 3830.

CONNECT NEW PRINTER (WINDOWS):

1. Unfasten printer software
2. Snap utilities in printer software.
3. Opt for Printer Setup 123 hp oj 3830 and Software
4. Hit tick new software and then follow on-screen instructions to connect a New Printer.

CONNECT NEW PRINTER (OS X):

1. Release System Preferences.
2. Go for Print & Fax, Print & Scan or Printers & Scanners in Hardware section.
3. Clack + at the left for the list of printers.
4. Choice printer from list.

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WIRELESS PRINTER WITHOUT ROUTER

TURN ON WI-FI DIRECT:

1. Top quality Wi-Fi direct for printer control panel.
2. Make a choice Settings and turn on the Wi-Fi Direct.
3. Depress Back button and find Wi-Fi Direct user name and password details.

PRINT FROM WIRELESS-CAPABLE MOBILE DEVICE SUPPORTS WI-FI DIRECT (SMARTPHONE SETUP):

1. Revolve on Wi-Fi direct on printer.
2. Rotate on Wi-Fi direct on mobile.
3. Choice document from print enabled application and to print document in mobile.
4. From the list of printers, wish the printer and follow on-screen instructions on printer and mobile device.

PRINT FROM WIRELESS-CAPABLE DEVICE DOES NOT SUPPORT WI-FI DIRECT:

1. Twist on Wi-Fi direct on printer.
2. Go round on Wi-Fi direct on mobile.
3. Attach new network and wireless network from computer. Cross the threshold Wi-Fi direct user name and password.
4. Prints document.

PRINT FROM WIRELESS-CAPABLE COMPUTER (WINDOWS):

1. Roll on Wi-Fi direct on printer.
2. Twirl on Wi-Fi direct on computer.
3. Bond new network and wireless network from computer. Enter Wi-Fi direct user name and password.
4. Printer is installed and computer is connected to wireless network. Printer is connected by USB cable to computer.
a. Depending on operating system the procedure follows:
• WINDOWS 8.1: Clack lower left corner of start screen, plump for printer name and then click Utilities.
• WINDOWS 8: Right tick on the start screen, snap All Apps and then printer name and then clack Utilities.
• WINDOWS 7, WINDOWS VISTA AND WINDOWS XP: Choose Start then All Programs then pick HP and then decide on folder of printer.
b. Top quality Printer 123 hp setup 3830 and Software and then click Connect a New Printer.
c. Next Connection Option appears select as Wireless.
d. Then follow on-screen instructions.
5. Prints document.

PRINT FROM WIRELESS-CAPABLE PRINTER (OS X):

1. Turn on Wi-Fi direct on printer.
2. Turn on Wi-Fi direct on computer.
3. Tie new network and wireless network from computer. Enter Wi-Fi direct user name and password.
4. Add printer
a. Unbolt System Preferences.
b. Pick Print & Fax, Print & Scan or Printers & Scanners in Hardware section.
c. Click + at the left for the list of printers.
d. Choose printer from list. And then pick Add.
WIRELESS SETTINGS:
TURN ON OR OFF WIRELESS CAPABILITY OF PRINTER:
1. Pat wireless on printer control panel.
2. Go for Settings
3. Make contact with Wireless to turn on or off.

VIEW WIRELESS DETAILS:

1. Stroke wireless on home screen and then tap Settings.
2. Go for View Wireless Details.

PRINT WIRELESS TEST REPORT:

1. Tap wireless on printer control panel.
2. Choose Settings and then Print Reports.
3. Decide on Wireless Test Report.

PRINT NETWORK CONFIGURATION MESSAGE:

1. Tap wireless on printer control panel.
2. Choice Settings and then Print Reports and then plump for Network Configuration Page.

CHANGE WIRELESS SETTINGS:

1. Pat wireless on home screen and then opt for Settings.
2. Then select Advanced Settings.
3. Choose the item to be changed.
4. Then follow on-screen instructions.

RESTORE NETWORK SETTINGS TO DEFAULT SETTINGS:

1. Touch wireless on home screen and then decide on Settings.
2. Then choice Restore Network Settings.
3. Then follow on-screen instructions.

PRINTER TO COMPUTER WITH USB CABLE:

Printer supports 2.0 high speed ports for connection to computer.
1. Insert printer software CD in the computer drive.
2. Follow the on-screen instructions. Connect printer to computer by selecting USB on Connection Options screen.
3. Then follow on-screen instructions.
Install printer software, printer operates in plug-and-play device. If the software is not installed means insert CD and follow on-screen instructions.

CHANGE USB CONNECTION TO WIRELESS NETWORK:

Set up printer with installed software with USB cable, connecting printer to Computer, easily changed to wireless network connection, also needed wireless network with router.
Requirements are:
• Printer connected to computer with USB cable
• Wireless network

CHANGE USB CONNECTION TO WIRELESS NETWORK (WINDOWS):

1. Undo HP printer software
2. Go for Utilities in printer software.
3. Clack Printer Setup 123.hp.com/setup 3830 and Software.
4. Choose Convert a USB Connected Printer to Wireless. Then follow on-screen instructions.

CHANGE USB CONNECTION TO WIRELESS NETWORK (OS X):

1. Attach printer to wireless network.
2. Use HP Setup Assistant to change software connection to wireless network for printer.

TROUBLESHOOTING ISSUES:

JAMS AND PAPER FEED ISSUES:
CLEAR PAPER JAM FROM INPUT TRAY:

1. Drag paper out of the input tray
2. There is no foreign object in the paper path and then top up paper.
3. Decide on ok in printer control panel to continue current job.

CLEAR PAPER JAM FROM OUTPUT TRAY:

1. Draw paper out of the output tray
2. Choice ok in printer control panel to continue current job.

CLEAR PAPER JAM FROM CARTRIDGE ACCESS DOOR:

1. Turn off the printer by pressing the power button.
2. Seal output tray extender and rotate output tray clockwise to stow in the printer.
3. Unwrap front door of the printer.
4. Untie cartridge access door.
5. If print carriage is in focus of the printer, then slither to the right.
6. Then confiscate jammed paper.
7. Slam cartridge access door and front door.
8. Heave output tray and tray extender.
9. Depress power button to turn on printer.

CLEAR PAPER JAM IN INSIDE OF THE PRINTER:

1. Circle off the printer by pressing the power button.
2. Locate the clean out door on the bottom of the printer by pulling both tabs on clean out area to open by turning the printer over.
3. Eradicate jammed paper.
4. Put up the shutters cleanout door and push the door towards printer till both latches snaps into the place.
5. Turn the printer over and then turn on the printer by pressing the power button.

CLEAR JAM IN DOCUMENT FEEDER:

1. Lift cover of document feeder.
2. Winch up tab located on the front edge of document feeder.
3. Tow out the paper from rollers
4. Put up the shutters the cover of document feeder by pressing till snaps in the place.
5. Decide on ok in printer control panel to continue current job.

 

INK CARTRIDGE ISSUES:
CLEAR CARTRIDGE CONTACTS:

1. Turn on the power.
2. Secure output tray extender and rotate output tray clockwise to stow in the printer.
3. Unfasten front door of printer.
4. Unbolt cartridge access door and wait for print carriage to move to core of printer.
5. Take out ink cartridge error message.
6. Clean cartridge contacts and printer contacts.
a. Clasp ink cartridge by sides with bottom pointing up and locate electrical contacts on ink cartridge. Electrical contacts are small-gold coloured dots on ink cartridge.
b. Swab contacts with lint-free cloth.
c. Locate contacts for cartridge on inside of the printer; contacts are of gold-coloured bumps to meet contacts on ink cartridge.
d. Again wipe contacts with lint-free cloth.
7. Again install ink cartridge.
8. Shut cartridge access door and front door.
9. If error message doesn’t goes means turn off the printer and then on.

GOOGLE CLOUD PRINT SETUP:

Primary things needed are:

  • Google account
  • Cloud-print enabled printer.
  • Device capable of printing to cloud print.

Join that binds together Google account and Cloud Print Servers. Cloud-print enabled printers won’t need computer to act as print server. If not having cloud-print enabled printer, then needed a computer that is on and connected to printer to print.
If having Cloud print-enabled printer refers to manual look for a getting started with Cloud Print section. If not having cloud print enabled printer, need a computer with,

  • Turn on while printing
  • Google Chrome installed
  • Can print to printer to print remotely.

Enable Google Cloud print in Google Chrome by installation. This allows chrome to act as print server for Cloud Print Service and send documents to printer access to computer which is enabled.

Click on the menu button on upper right hand corner of chrome interface and select settings. Then select Advance settings option then in that select Google Cloud Print. Then sign in to Google Cloud Print. If already signed in then select Add Printers. Then confirmation screen appears and select ok for that screen.

To print, first open the document then select menu in the upper right corner. Then select print and then printer and again print for print out in the tray.

CLEAR JAM IN DOCUMENT FEEDER:

1. Lift cover of document feeder.
2. Winch up tab located on the front edge of document feeder.
3. Tow out the paper from rollers
4. Put up the shutters the cover of document feeder by pressing till snaps in the place.
5. Decide on ok in printer control panel to continue current job.

 

INK CARTRIDGE ISSUES:
CLEAR CARTRIDGE CONTACTS:

1. Turn on the power.
2. Secure output tray extender and rotate output tray clockwise to stow in the printer.
3. Unfasten front door of printer.
4. Unbolt cartridge access door and wait for print carriage to move to core of printer.
5. Take out ink cartridge error message.
6. Clean cartridge contacts and printer contacts.
a. Clasp ink cartridge by sides with bottom pointing up and locate electrical contacts on ink cartridge. Electrical contacts are small-gold coloured dots on ink cartridge.
b. Swab contacts with lint-free cloth.
c. Locate contacts for cartridge on inside of the printer; contacts are of gold-coloured bumps to meet contacts on ink cartridge.
d. Again wipe contacts with lint-free cloth.
7. Again install ink cartridge.
8. Shut cartridge access door and front door.
9. If error message doesn’t goes means turn off the printer and then on.

EPRINT SETUP:

  1. Get rid of and then re-enable Web Services on printer.
  2. This eradicate printer from ePrint centre account and gives a new email address for printer. Then re-add the printer to ePrint centre and complete the setup process.
  3. Restore factory defaults on device.
  4. Confiscate web services.
  5. Refurbish factory defaults
  6. Re-do initial setup of device and add to network.
  7. Re-enable web services.
  8. Once web services information sheet is printed, use printer claiming code to add printer to account.
  9. If using printer on a business environment, possibility of issues like certain ports closed on router by network administrator for use by printer to initiate outward connection to Web Services Servers.

AIRPRINT SETUP:

Air print is pretty simple and stable. The important advantage is that can print from a quite long distance wirelessly from home.
Things needed:

  • Iphone
  • Air-print capable printer. Also to turn on printer settings and connect to a Wi-Fi network.
  • Stable Wi-Fi network.

PROCEDURE:

1. Turn on Wi-Fi for printer.
2. Connect iphone to Wi-Fi network
3. Air print (mail, safari, photos, iWork)

Good, basic all-in-one with many features for home office. Running cost is very high for ink on subscription. This is one of the cheapest to run budget printers on the market.

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