Connect HP OfficeJet3830 Printer to the wireless network

Execute wireless setup is essential to operate HP Office Jet 3830 Printer. If you are ready to begin the setup, here is the article to read. We recommend the compatible methods to establish the network

You may come across HP OfficeJet3830 Printer wireless setup issues. If you come across any, fix it by choosing the appropriate troubleshooting guide

What are the available methods to connect HP OfficeJet3830 Printer to the wireless network?

You can choose the setup methods below to activate the network

To connect HP OfficeJet3830 Printer to the wireless network using a Router

If you prefer connecting HP OfficeJet3830 Printer to the wireless network using a Router, we recommend the connection methods such as Wireless setup wizard or Wi-Fi protected setup

Wireless setup wizard

  • At first, turn ON your HP OfficeJet3830 Printer and refer the Printer setup manual to find the appropriate wireless network settings
  • If Wireless setup wizard is your choice, go to the Printer control panel
  • Select the option, wireless setup wizard
  • Now find the available networks
  • Choose your network and then type the wireless network credentials
  • Finally, execute the onscreen instructions to activate the network

Wi-Fi protected setup

You can also connect HP OfficeJet3830 Printer to the network using WPS or Wi-Fi-protected setup method. To begin Wi-Fi protected setup, you must have a WPS enabled router

  • From your Printer control panel, click on the wireless icon
  • Also, click on the WPS button on your router
  • Access the Wireless setup menu to find WPS push button and Pinmodes
  • If WPS Pin method is your choice, execute the settings to generate the WPS Pin
  • Finally, open the Router configuration utility software to enter the WPS Pin

If you do not prefer using the Router, we recommend the Wi-Fi direct feature to set up the Printer over wireless network. To begin the setup, check if your HP OfficeJet3830 Printer is compatible to use with Wi-Fi direct. If yes, follow the guidelines below

  • Turn on your Printer, Computer
  • Now navigate to the Printer control panel
  • Begin your search to find the Wi-Fi direct feature
  • Turn the feature ON
  • From your Windows device, find and enable the Wi-Fi direct settings
  • Select HP OfficeJet3830 Printer to add
  • Type Wi-Fi direct username and Password
  • Now run the on-screen commands to complete the setup

HP OfficeJet3830 Printer setup on Windows and Mac

Connecting HP OfficeJet3830 Printer to Windows or Mac device is essential to operate the Printer. To execute HP OfficeJet3830 Printer setup on Windows and Mac, connect your Computer and Printer to the same network. Then follow the commands below

Windows

  • From your Windows device, go to the option, Devices, and Printers
  • Find the network-connected Printers
  • Choose HP OfficeJet3830 Printer from the list
  • Click on the icon, Add
  • HP OfficeJet3830 Printer setup on Windows is complete
  • Your Windows device is now connected to HP OfficeJet3830 Printer

Mac

  • Mac users can choose the Apple Menu
  • Then select the System preference settings
  • Use the Icon, Printers, and Scanners
  • Find the network-connected HP OfficeJet3830 Printer from the drop-down list
  • Choose the Printer
  • Finally, use the option, Add to addyour Printer to Mac Computer

After connecting your Windows or Mac computer to the Printer, select the document to print, access the Print menu to set the Print preferences. Use the Print icon to start printing your documents at good speed and quality

What if you come across error codes while connecting HP OfficeJet3830 Printer to the network?

Troubleshooting network issues on HP OfficeJet3830 Printer is easy. Here we suggest the common troubleshooting guidelines

Print a network configuration page to verify HP OfficeJet3830 Printer wireless setup settings

To print the network configuration page,

  • Go to the Printer Control panel
  • Click on the Wireless Icon
  • Find the Wireless menu display screen
  • Select the option, Print report
  • Now scroll down to the configuration page
  • Then press the OK button on your Printer to print the Wireless network configurationor test report
  • You can disconnect your Printer and Computerfrom the network and connect back again
  • Never use the wrong credentials to establish the network
  • Check the offline statusof your Printer. If the Printer offline feature is active, you can deactivate the offline settings
  • Update or update the Printer software version regularly
  • Also, make sure that your Windows or Mac computer operating system is upgraded with the latest version
  • Always use high-quality cables to connect your Printer to the Computer and Router
  • If the errors persist, check if any other alternative methods are available to activate the network connection
  • It’s good to position your Printer close to the Router

Contact our HP printer customer support for wireless Printer setup assistance

Besides for help and support to connect HP OfficeJet3830 Printer to the wireless network, please reach out to our HP printer customer support techies right away. You can wait after ringing the support number provided on our portal

FAQ

Can I print from my Android phone with HP OfficeJet3830?

The answer is yes. You can print from your Android phone using HP OfficeJet3830 printer. If you are ready to print, follow the instructions below

  • Turn on your Andriod device, Printer
  • Download and Install HP print service plugin on your Andriod device
  • Enable the Wi-Fi direct feature on your both devices
  • Add HP OfficeJet3830 Printer from the list of network-connected printers
  • Choose HP OfficeJet3830 model from the list below
  • Finally, tap on the Print icon
  • Proceed executing the on-screen commands to complete the Print jobs

What causes HP OfficeJet3830 wireless setup issues?

HP OfficeJet3830 wireless setup issues can occur due to

  • Wrong wireless network credentials used
  • Faulty cables used to connect HP OfficeJet3830 Printer to the computer
  • Outdated HP printer software used
  • Printer offline error

What kind of printer is an HP OfficeJet3830?

HP OfficeJet3830, the wireless Printer arrives with the top features such as Inkjet Printing technology, Mobile printing features such as Apple AirPrint, Mopria Print Service, touch screen display, Excellent Print resolution, Ink pallete that supports Cyan, Magenta and Yellow colors, standard media capacity of 60 sheets and much more

How do I get HP OfficeJet3830 to scan?

Here we explain HP OfficeJet3830 scan setup in detail

  • At first, power on your HP OfficeJet3830 Printer
  • Connect your Windows, Mac computer
  • Connect the Scanner
  • Then Install the compatible scanning software
  • Place the paper to Scan on the Scanner glass
  • Now click on the Scan Icon
  • Then follow the on-screen guidelines to complete the scan process