An HP OfficeJet printer allows you to print, copy, and scan. Connecting the HP OfficeJet printer to your computer is done using two simple methods: the USB and Wireless connection methods. Now, you need to change the HP OfficeJet printer from USB to a wireless connection. How is it done? Simple. Look at this article to change your HP OfficeJet printer from USB to wireless connection.

Changing the HP OfficeJet printer from USB to a wireless connection

If the HP OfficeJet printer is connected through a USB connection, you’ll have to change it from a USB connection to a wireless type. Look at this section for an easy solution.

  • Initially, you’ll have to leave the USB cable as connected until you are prompted to disconnect it.
  • Now, using the HP Printer Setup and Software Utility or with the help of the HP Smart app, you’ll be able to change the connection type to a wireless connection.
  • On your Windows computer, select HP, and then you need to click the name of your printer. It opens the HP Printer Assistant.
  • Continue to click Utilities or Tools.
  • Later, click Printer Setup & Software.
  • On the next screen, select Convert a USB connected printer to wireless utility in HP Printer Assistant. When prompted, disconnect the USB cable. Complete the wireless setup procedure by following the steps on display.

If you are using an HP Smart application, look for the message, “Make printing easier by connecting your printer wirelessly.” Later, click the Learn More option.

  • Now, you need to continue with the further on-screen instructions, and then you’ll have to set up your HP OfficeJet printer wirelessly using the HP Smart application.
  • Ensure that the printer is actually connected to a wireless network.
Changing the HP OfficeJet printer

That’s it. You’ve now seen how to change the HP OfficeJet printer from a USB to a wireless connection. Apply the steps mentioned above as it does not take much time.