If you have an HP Deskjet printer, chances are you’ll want to connect it to your HP laptop or wireless network at some point. In order to do this, you’ll need the WPS Pin for your printer.
Finding this pin can be a bit tricky, but we’ll show you how to do it. Keep in mind that each printer is different, so the steps may vary depending on your model.
Since the HP Deskjet is an all in one printer, these are all the models we will be looking at; 2600, 2700, 2640, 2652,2655, 3752, 3700, 3755, 3630, 2540, 2622, 2624, 2752, 3632, 3636, 3639, 4100.
You can confirm your printer model just like how you check for your HP serial number.
Most people frequently ask if their printer can connect through NFC on HP laptop, the answer is a big no.
Let’s get to it.
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What Is The WPS Pin On HP Deskjet Printer?
A WPS pin is a unique code that is used to connect a device to a wireless network. This code is typically 8 digits long and is located on the back or bottom of the router.
The WPS pin makes it easy to connect devices to the network without having to enter a password. This can be especially useful when connecting new devices or when setting up a new wireless network.
Once all of the devices are connected, they will be able to communicate with each other and share data.
When using the WPS pin, be sure to write down the code and keep it in a safe place. This will ensure that you can easily find and use the WPS pin if you ever need to.
Note that the WPS pin is not necessary whenever you are trying to connect your HP laptop to a Wi-Fi but it is necessary to a printer.
Where To Find The WPS Pin On HP Deskjet Printer?
The WPS pin will be found on the LCD screen of your printer the moment your computer request for it when you are trying to connect to your wireless printer.
The location to find the WPS pin on your HP Deskjet printer will always be on the LCD display of the printer.
The WPS pin automatically displays the 8 digit pin on the little display screen on the printer the moment your laptop or desktop request for it.
What if my HP Deskjet doesn’t have a display screen?
In a situation where your HP Deskjet doesn’t have a display screen, you will find the WPS pin on the piece of paper that your printer will print out the moment the pin is requested on your computer.
This simply means that, while you are trying to connect your printer to your computer and you have reached the point were your computer demands for the WPS pin, your HP Deskjet would recognize the ongoing setup which will cause the printer to automatically print out the WPS pin so you can input it to your computer.
In some other HP Deskjet models, the WPS pin can be a dedicated 8 digit key that is fixed and doesn’t change. You will be able to find it when you print your Deskjet printer information when setting it up.
These are some other ways to locate your WPS pin on a HP Deskjet printer:
If you need to find the WPS PIN on your printer, you can usually find it in the printer’s menu. To access the menu, you will need to press the button that says “Menu” or “Settings.”
Once you are in the menu, look for an option that says “WPS PIN.” This option is usually located in the “Network” or “Wireless” section.
If you cannot find the WPS PIN in the printer’s menu, you can also check the printer’s manual. The manual should have all of the information you need to find the WPS PIN.
How To Find WPS Pin On Your Router
To find your WPS pin on your router, look for a sticker or label on the back or bottom of your router. The WPS pin is usually located next to the barcode.
If you cannot find the WPS pin, consult your router’s documentation or contact the manufacturer. Once you have found the WPS pin, open the HP Deskjet printer Setup Wizard and enter the WPS pin when prompted. The printer will now be able to connect to your wireless network.
Types Of WPS Connection For HP Deskjet Printer
Depending on the HP Deskjet model you use, the WPS connection may not be the same because some HP Deskjet comes with an LCD display while others don’t.
Primarily, these are the 2 WPS connection you will find on a HP Deskjet:
- WPS Pin (For Printers with LCD screen)
- Push Button 9 (For Printers without LCD screen)
You may have noticed that we didn’t include HP NFC connection among the list and there’s a reason for that.
Connect HP Deskjet Printer Via WPS Button
If you want to connect your HP Deskjet printer via the WPS button, then you need to follow the below-mentioned steps:
1. Firstly, you need to turn on the HP Deskjet printer just like how your turn on HP laptop.
2. After that, you have to press and hold the Wireless button and the Power button simultaneously for a few seconds.
3. Then, you need to release both the buttons.
4. After that, the printer will enter into the Wireless setup mode automatically.
5. Now, you have to press the Wireless button on the printer control panel within 2 minutes.
6. After that, the printer will search for the WPS-enabled router in your area and connect to it automatically.
7. Once the connection is established, a confirmation message will be displayed on the control panel of your HP Deskjet printer.
Connect HP Deskjet Printer Via WPS Pin
First, you need to know the WPS PIN of your HP Deskjet printer. The WPS PIN is usually located on the back or bottom of your printer. Once you have the PIN, you can follow the steps below to connect your printer to the network using WPS PIN:
1. On your wireless router, find the WPS button and press it to activate the WPS PIN mode.
2. On your HP Deskjet printer, go to the wireless setup menu and select the WPS PIN connection option.
3. Enter the WPS PIN of your printer when prompted and press the OK button.
4. Your printer should now be connected to the wireless network.
How Do I Find My HP Deskjet Pin?
If you’re wondering how to find the PIN for your HP Deskjet printer, there are a few different ways that you can go about it. One option is to look in the manual or on the box that came with your printer. Another way is to contact HP customer support and ask them for help. Finally, you can try looking online for the information.
The first place you should look when trying to find your HP Deskjet PIN is in the manual or on the box that came with your printer.
If there is a section labeled “PIN” or “Security,” this is likely where you’ll find the information you’re looking for. If not, try contacting HP customer support. They may be able to help you locate the PIN for your printer.
If you’re still having trouble finding your HP Deskjet PIN, try looking online. There are a number of websites that offer support for HP printers, and many of them have a section dedicated to helping people find their PINs. With a little bit of searching, you should be able to find the information you need.
Where Is The 8 Digit PIN On My HP Printer?
If you’re wondering where the 8 digit PIN is on your HP printer, it’s actually located on the control panel. To find it, simply look for the “PIN” button and press it.
The PIN will be displayed on the screen. If you don’t see the PIN button, then your printer doesn’t have one and you’ll need to use another method to access the settings.
In order to change the PIN, simply press the “PIN” button again and enter a new number. Once you’ve entered the new PIN, press the “OK” button to save the changes. Keep in mind that if you forget your PIN, you’ll need to factory reset your printer in order to access the settings again.