How To Setup HP Envy Photo 7164?
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123.hp.com/setup 7164 offers a complete instruction manual for the HP Envy Photo 7164 printer setup. It also assists you through the process of:
- Envy Photo 7164 first-time setup,
- HP Envy 7164 Driver Install,
- HP Photo 7164 Network Setup,
- HP Envy 7164 Wireless Setup,
- Envy 7164 USB Setup.
What is in the printer box?
Usually, you get the new HP Envy 7164 printer in the box along with the basic printer accessories. Here is a checklist to know your Envy 7164 accessories from the box.
- New Envy Photo 7164 printer,
- HP Power Cable,
- Driver CD with basic Envy Photo 7164 Drivers,
- Compact USB Cord,
- Printer Setup and instructions manual.
How do I unbox the Envy Photo 7164 printer?
- Firstly, open the carton box and pull the new HP Envy 7164 printer from the box.
- Then, check the 7164 printer both on outer and inner parts to remove the packing materials.
- Then, connect the Envy Photo 7164 printer to the power socket and turn it on.
- After that, complete the printer preference settings with the touch display.
How do I complete the first time HP 7164 setup?
- Initially, get the complete instruction manual as in 123.hp.com/setup 7164.
- Now, insert the cartridges into the slots with the manual steps and load papers.
- Then, connect the Envy Photo 7164 printer to the network and the devices.
- After that, find the compatible HP Envy 7164 printer driver and software for your computer OS. Then, install it with the steps on the screen.
- For detailed instructions on HP Envy Photo 7164 first time printer setup as 123.hp.com/setup 7164, dial our toll-free number.
How do I connect my HP Envy 7164 to the network?
You may choose either the wired or the wireless mode for connecting the HP Envy 7164 printer to the network. For the wired connection, choose between the USB and the LAN or Ethernet cable. However, for the USB setup, your home wifi router should support the USB connection.
HP Envy Photo 7164 Wired connection mode:
- Firstly, take the USB cable and plug the one end to the Envy photo 7164 printer and the other end to the router.
- For non-USB routers, plugin the LAN cable to the printer.
- On a successful connection, you can see the network icon active on the envy 7164 display screen.
HP Envy Photo 7164 Wireless connection mode:
- To begin with, access the HP Photo 7164 touch screen and go to the Network Setup from 123.hp.com/setup 7164.
- Then, initiate the Wireless Setup Wizard under the Wireless Setup menu.
- After that, follow the setup wizard steps and wait for the wizard to show the nearby wireless networks.
- Now, choose your Wifi name and type the password for a successful connection.
How do I connect my Envy Photo 7164 to a computer?
Once you connect the HP Envy Photo 7164 to the network, the next step is to connect it to the computer. Here, you can either the Windows or the MAC computer. Here are the steps to connect the HP 7164 and the computer, both wired and wireless.
For a Wired Connection:
- Firstly, take the USB cable from the printer package.
- Then, establish a secure connection between the computer and the HP Envy Photo 7164 printer.
- After that, the computer prompts for installing the compatible USB drivers.
- Follow the steps to download the Envy Photo 7164 driver and software online from 123.hp.com/envy7164.
For Wireless Connection:
Before connecting the Envy Photo 7164 to the computer wireless, get the Wifi details and the HP Wireless software. Then, follow the Envy 7164 Wireless setup steps below to complete the process.
For Windows: Go to the Control Panel à Devices & Printers à Select your HP Envy 7164 printer name.
For MAC: Click on Apple icon à System & Preferences à Devices à Choose your Envy Photo 7164 name.
Should I choose a wired or a wireless connection?
You may choose either the wired or the wireless connection between the Envy 7164 printer and the devices depending on the accessibility. For home printers, we would recommend wireless connection as you may print from anywhere in the network.
While for large businesses or workplaces, the USB connection is the ideal mode.
Where to get Full Feature Envy 7164 driver?
The Driver CD that comes in the pack with the Envy Photo 7164 in the box generally has outdated versions. Also, these drivers are the requirements for basic functioning of your HP Envy Photo 7164 printer. For enabling the complete HP Envy Photo 7164 features, you may download the drivers and software from the 123.hp.com/envy7164.
- On the driver download page, choose the driver version for your computer OS version.
- Then, download the file to the computer and initiate the installation wizard.
- After that, follow the set of instructions to complete the full feature driver installation process.
How to choose the right drivers for my HP 7164 printer?
- Initially, know the operating system version of your computer – MAC or Windows.
- Then, know the existing version of your Envy Photo 7164 driver in case of a driver update.
After that, get the checklist of all the features that you would like to enable on our HP Envy Photo 7164 printer.
Is it necessary to update the Envy 7164 drivers regularly?
It is highly recommended to update the Envy Photo 7164 printer driver and software frequently. For this, you may either use the automated apps or the online driver download page to get the latest set of HP Envy photo 7164 drivers and software. Also, you can now update the existing version to the compatible ones for your Windows and MAC.
How to automatically update Envy 7164 drivers
HP offers a wide range of automated tools and apps to keep the Envy Photo 7164 driver and software updated regularly. However, you may require the latest version of these automated tools and apps to perform the automatic driver update. Also, you may choose to include the HP Envy Photo 7164 driver to the basic driver set to update it along with the computer OS versions. In the case of Windows, you can use the Windows updater, whereas, for MAC, the Apple Software Update does not support automatic driver update from 123.hp.com/setup 7164.
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