Imagine a printer that you could print from anywhere, on any device. Now imagine a printer that automatically shares your print jobs with your family, even automatically switching between devices.
That’s what HP Smart Printer App does for your home or small office. It turns any of your devices into a wireless printer and prints directly to the HP Smart Printer App installed on the device.
The HP Smart Printer App works seamlessly across multiple devices, enabling the automatic switching of your print jobs. The information you need is easy to find, and you can stay connected through the wireless printing app to any device.
How to Install HP Smart
Install the HP Smart Printer App on your devices to make printing easier. Save your device’s HP printer driver to your device. The next time you install a new device you can easily install the driver and connect to an existing HP printer.
To install the HP Smart Printer App, you'll need to first download the app from Google Play or Apple's App Store. You can also head to HP's website and download it from there. Once installed, you can connect your device to an existing wireless printer using the HP Smart Printer App.
You can also connect your device to an existing wireless printer using a USB cable.
If you have a mobile Wi-Fi network, you can connect your device to the wireless printer easier through tethering. This is something that you can set up with your mobile service provider. You need to be sure of those details before trying this method. When you connect the device this way, it acts as a print server for the wireless printer. This lets you print from anywhere using the HP Smart Printer App.
Getting Started with the HP Smart Printer App
The first time you install the HP Smart Printer App on your device, you'll need to configure it. The setup process is quick and easy and follows the steps below:
Launch the app on your device. Connect your device to an existing wireless printer using a USB cable. Follow the instructions provided below.
Here you will need to enter information into the app, like your email address, password and location. This information will be used to connect to your existing HP printer.
Once everything is configured, you'll see a welcome screen that shows the following options for connecting: Connect via USB or through Wi-Fi. If your device is connected via USB you can connect it directly to an existing wireless printer without having the app setup on your device first. If you’re connected via Wi-Fi, you’ll have the option to setup printers on different networks.
Remember you need to have the HP Smart Printer App on your device to connect it to an existing wireless printer.