To start the HP Envy 4516 Software Installation process, connect your computer to a wireless network and download printer driver software from HP’s official website. If prompted during the installation process, choose the connection type as “wireless”.
HP Envy 4516 Software Installation process
Make sure that you have the following items before starting the wireless network setup process, get your Network name and password. Turn on your router, printer and computer. Your network name is the SSID (Service set Identifier), the password may be WEP key or WPA key. To make HP Envy 4516 Software Installation process successful, connect your computer to the same wireless network as your printer. HP recommends users to try USB cable or DSL for software downloads. You can easily get those printer updates by using the web services.
Turn on your router and computer, connect your computer to the same wireless network as your printer. During the setup process, place your router closer to the printer. Next, Disconnect all the USB and Ethernet cable from the printer.
Connecting Printer to the wireless network
You can easily manage the wireless connection of your printer using the wireless setup wizard. Select wireless icon on the printer’s control panel, choose (-) next to settings. Choose down arrow and select wireless setup wizard and choose OK. The wireless setup wizard will display a list of available networks during the HP Envy 4516 Software Installing process. Press Down arrow, then scroll down to select your network and press OK. If your network name is not available on the list, you can choose “Enter New Network Name” to enter the name manually. Then, press OK.
Make use of the on-screen keyboard to enter appropriate letters and numbers, it is case-sensitive, so you must enter the same uppercase and lowercase letters else the wireless connection may fail. Choose done, after entering the wireless network name. Mention your WEP or WAP key, use on-screen keyboard to enter WEP or WAP key. Choose done, after entering the key and the printer may attempt to connect to the network to start the HP Envy 4516 Software Installation process.
Software driver download and HP Envy 4516 Software Installation
You can also download and install the printer driver software from the HP official website; you can also install the printer driver software from the CD that came along with the printer. But it may have an outdated version of the printer driver software. So to get updates and new features of the printer driver software, download it from the HP site. If an auto wireless connects screen gets displayed during the HP Envy 4516 Software Installation process , then stick on to the on-screen instructions to connect the printer into the wireless network. Follow the steps of HP installer software to complete the printer driver connection and installation process.
Go to 123.hp.com and give your printer model number as an input and choose begin. Select Download and continue the process by selecting open, save and run from the windows that get displayed. Double-click the driver file from the browser to launch that printer driver in your computer. You can also easily locate those driver download file in the browser download bar or the download folder on the computer. Stick on to the onscreen instructions to successfully complete the HP Envy 4516 Software Installation and setup process. Complete the activation and the registration process by returning to the 123.hp.com home page.
To setup a wireless connection with pre-installed HP software and driver
If you have installed the software using the USB or Ethernet connection, to switch to a wireless connection, select the connection type as wireless. Search for HP in the list of installed software, choose the printer’s folder and select the name of your printer. Choose printer setup& software from the utilities. Select Connect a new printer and stick on to the on-screen instructions to complete the wireless network setup.
Printer is not found in the list
Make use of the HP print and scan doctor free tool to easily identify and resolve the printing issues.Then, Download and run the HP Print and scan doctor to easily perform the basic troubleshooting tasks such as solving the basic error conditions by restarting your printer and computer device, make sure that the printer is connected to the same wireless network as your computer and placed closer to the router. Checking with the firewall software since it may prevent the printer from accessing the computer.