HP ENVY 6455E SETUP

Have you recently purchased the HP ENVY 6455e printer and looking for the steps to set it up? Alright, you are on the right site. HP ENVY 6455e is a multi-purpose printer that produces high-quality printouts. This printer enables you to print, scan, and copy your documents from your computer, laptop, tablet, and smartphone. By following the below instructions, you can complete your printer setup.

HP ENVY 6455E UNBOXING SETUP

Hp Envy 6455e Setup

CONTENTS INSIDE THE BOX

  • HP ENVY 6455e printer
  • HP 67 Setup Black Instant Ink Ready Cartridge
  • HP 67 Setup Tri-color Instant Ink Ready Cartridge
  • Regulatory Flyer
  • Setup Guide
  • Reference Guide
  • Power Cord

Make sure that all the contents are available inside the box.

UNBOXING THE PRINTER

  • Unpack the box and remove the setup documents, power cord, and ink cartridges from the package.
  • Now, slowly pull the printer out from the box.
  • Discard the foam packing materials from both sides of the printer.
  • Uncover your printer from the plastic bag.
  • Remove the blue protective tapes around the HP ENVY 6455e printer.
  • Lift the ink cartridge access door and discard the protective tapes.
  • Open the scanner lid and remove the foam sheet from the scanner glass.
  • Close the scanner lid.

CONNECTING THE POWER CORD

  • Connect the power cord to the rear port of your printer and an electrical outlet.
  • The printer will turn on automatically.
  • Now, a purple light will start to flash.

LOADING THE PAPER

  • Pull out the input tray from the printer.
  • Slide the paper width guides to the outermost position.
  • Insert the plain white sheets into the paper tray and adjust the paper width guides until they rest at the edge of the stack.
  • Do not load the sheets above the maximum limit.
  • Reinsert the input tray into the printer.

INSTALLING INK CARTRIDGES:

  • When you’re setting up your HP ENVY 6455e printer for the first time, a light will blink at the machine’s corner, which indicates that you have to install the ink cartridges.
  • Now, lift the ink cartridge access door of your printer.
  • Unpack one of the cartridges from the package.
  • Discard the protective tapes from the ink cartridge.
  • Now, lift the lid and insert the ink cartridge into the respective slot.
  • Close the cartridge lid.
  • Repeat these instructions to insert the remaining ink cartridges.
  • Ensure that the ink cartridges are correctly inserted into their slots.
  • Close the ink cartridge access door.
  • Now, the printer will automatically print the alignment page.
  • Lift the scanner lid and load the alignment page with the print side down on the scanner glass to complete the alignment process.

You can complete your HP ENVY 6455e printer’s unboxing and hardware setup by following the above instructions.

HP ENVY 6455E DRIVER DOWNLOAD

If you want to print from your computer, you need to download and install the printer driver. Make sure to install the driver that supports your printer and computer. This driver will establish communication between your devices. Perform the instructions below to download and install the driver on your computer.

  • Open the default browser on your computer.
  • Visit the printer’s official support page to download the driver.
  • Now, choose the Support tab at the top of the window and select the Software and drivers option from the list.
  • Click the Printer category.
  • In the next window, type your printer model name below the Enter your product name field and click on the Submit button.
  • Your computer’s operating system will be shown automatically at the top of the screen on the next page.
  • If you want to change the operating system, click on the Choose different OS option and select the operating system you prefer from the drop-down list.
  • Next, click on the Change button.
  • Choose the HP EasyStart Printer Setup Software file below the Installation Software and Full/Basic Driver section and click on the Download option.
  • Choose The Hp Easystart Printer Setup
  • Now, the HP Easy Start software will start to download.
Driver Download

HP ENVY 6455E USER MANUAL

  • Open the default browser on your computer.
  • Now, go to the official support page of your HP ENVY 6455e printer to download the Manual.
  • Click on the Support tab and choose the Support and troubleshooting option from the list.
  • Input your printer model name in the respective field below the Enter your product name option and click on the Submit button.
  • Scroll down the screen and click Manuals.
  • Select the Manual you want and click on it.
  • Select The Manual
  • Now, the selected Manual file will automatically open on the next tab.
  • Here, click the Download icon and specify the destination to download the manual file on your computer.

You can download your printer's manual by following the above instructions.

Manual Download

HP ENVY 6075 DRIVER INSTALL

  • After completing the download, double-click the executable file to start the installation process.
  • In the welcome window, click on the Continue button.
  • Now, perform the on-screen instructions to proceed with the installation.
  • HP Easy Start will start to detect your printer automatically.
  • But it finds only the printers in the setup mode or those which are connected to the same network as your computer.
  • Once the printer is detected, click the Continue button to proceed.
  • Perform the on-screen prompts to complete the installation.

By following the above instructions, you can complete the software setup of your printer.

HP ENVY 6455E WIRELESS SETUP

USING THE WPS METHOD

Before starting the Wi-Fi setup, check whether the wireless router supports the WPS feature. If you are using the router with a WPS push button, follow the instructions below.

  • Press and hold the Wireless and Power buttons together for three seconds to begin the WPS push button method.
  • The edge lighting will glow in purple repeatedly at the outside edges of the light bar.
  • Next, press your router’s WPS button.
  • Once the HP ENVY 6455e printer is connected successfully to the Wi-Fi network, the outside edges of the light bar will start to glow in purple.
  • If your router does not have a WPS button, use the PIN method by following the below steps.

USING THE WPS PIN METHOD

  • First, press and hold the Information button on your printer until the light blinks on all the buttons.
  • Now, press and hold the Information and Down arrow buttons for five seconds to start the WPS mode and print the network configuration page. You can find your printer’s WPS PIN on this page.
  • Now, you will see the outside edges of the light bar will glow purple on your printer.
  • Open the configuration utility of your wireless router or wireless access point and enter the WPS PIN.
  • Wait until your printer connects to the wireless network.
  • When the printer is connected successfully, the light bar will glow white.

By following the above instructions, you can complete the Wi-Fi setup of your printer.

HP ENVY 6455E USB SETUP

Using the USB connection setup, you can easily connect your HP ENVY 6455e printer to your device and complete the installation. To do so, follow these instructions.

  • Make sure to turn on your printer.
  • Now, connect your printer and computer using a USB cable.
  • Select the Start menu from the main screen on your computer.
  • Open the Settings window and choose the Printers & Scanners option in the left menu panel of the window.
  • Next, click the Add a printer or scanner option.
  • Click Add A Printer Or Scanner
  • Select your printer from the available list on the window.
  • The printer installation window will appear on the screen.
  • Now, start to install your HP ENVY 6455e printer on your computer.

HP ENVY 6455E PRINT

  • Before starting to print a document from your printer, load the paper into the input tray.
  • Open the document/image you want to print from your computer and select the Print option.
  • Ensure that your printer is selected in the Name field at the top of the Print window.
  • Click the Properties or Preferences button at the top-right side of the screen.
  • Here, select the Layout tab and choose the respective orientation from the drop-down list.
  • Click on the Paper/Quality tab and set the media type, print quality, and color settings.
  • Next, choose the Advanced option and set the paper size setting.
  • Choose The Advanced Option
  • Close the Properties dialog box by clicking OK.
  • Finally, click the Print or OK button to start the printing process.

You can print from your HP ENVY 6455e printer by following the above instructions.

HP ENVY 6455E COPY

  • Load plain white sheets into the paper tray.
  • Lift the scanner lid of the printer.
  • Now, load the document with the print side down on the scanner glass.
  • Otherwise, place the original with the print side facing up into the automatic document feeder.
  • Next, press the Start Copy Black button or the Start Copy Color button on your printer control panel.
  • The copying process will start in two seconds.

You can copy from your HP ENVY 6455e printer by following the above instructions.

HP ENVY 6455E SCAN

  • Before scanning from your printer, ensure that you have installed the printer driver on your computer.
  • Connect the HP ENVY 6455e printer to your computer.
  • Load the document on the scanner glass or into the ADF.
  • Open the printer software on your computer.
  • Select the Scan option below the Print & Scan section and click on the Scan a Document or Photo option.
  • Below the Scan Shortcuts, choose the type of scan you want and select the Scan option to start scanning.

By following the above instructions, you can complete the scan setup on your printer.

HP ENVY 6455E SCAN TO EMAIL

  • Connect your HP ENVY 6455e printer and computer over a network or using a USB cable.
  • Load the originals into the document feeder or on the scanner glass.
  • Open the printer software on your computer.
  • Click on the Scan option below the Print & Scan section and choose the Scan a Document or Photo option.
  • Here, select the Email as PDF or Email as JPEG option below the Scan Shortcuts section.
  • Click the Scan button.

HP ENVY 6455E TROUBLESHOOTING

Sometimes, the printer will face some common problems due to connectivity and hardware or software issues. If you encounter any issue with your printer, use the appropriate troubleshooting methods to resolve it. Troubleshooting is the simplest and best way to get the printer back to work. It helps to clear most of the bugs on the printer. By following the below instructions, you can troubleshoot the issues with your HP ENVY 6455e printer.

HP ENVY 6455E NOT CONNECTING TO WIFI

RECONNECT THE PRINTER

  • If you have already turned on your HP ENVY 6455e printer, turn it off and disconnect its power cord.
  • Now, disconnect the cables from the wireless router for 15 seconds.
  • Restart your computer and wait until it turns on.
  • Turn on your router again by connecting the necessary cables.
  • After turning on the router, reconnect the power cord to your printer.
  • Power on your printer.
  • Now, check if the printer is connected to the wireless network.
  • If it is not connected, try to reinstall the driver on your computer.

UNINSTALL AND REINSTALL THE PRINTER DRIVER

  • Select the Start button on the computer’s main screen.
  • Now, search for the Control Panel option in the search bar.
  • Click the Control Panel option from the search results and select the Programs option.
  • In the next window, click on the Programs & Features option.
  • Now, select the printer driver from the list and right-click it.
  • Choose the Uninstall option from the menu.
  • Now, click again on the Uninstall option in the confirmation dialog box.
  • After uninstalling the printer driver from the computer, reinstall it by visiting the HP ENVY 6455e printer’s official support page.

HP ENVY 6455E NOT PRINTING

CHECK THE CONNECTIVITY

  • First, ensure that the power cord is connected properly to the printer's rear port and electrical outlet.
  • Ensure that your HP printer is turned on.
  • If you connect your printer and computer using a USB cable, ensure that the cable is connected firmly at both ends. In case of any problem with the USB cable, replace it with a new one.
  • If you have connected the devices using a Wi-Fi network, check whether the printer and your computer are on the same network.
  • Now, check whether your printer is printing properly.

RESTART THE PRINT SPOOLER

  • Select the Start menu on your Windows computer and type “services” in the search box at the bottom of the window.
  • Next, choose the Services option from the search results.
  • Right-click on the Print Spooler option in the right menu panel and click on the Stop option.
  • Now, navigate to the respective print spooler folder on your computer.
  • Choose all the files from the printer’s folder and press the Delete key (on your keyboard).
  • Return to the Services window, right-click on the Print Spooler option and select Start.
  • Now, check if the HP ENVY 6455e printer is printing properly.

HP ENVY 6455E OFFLINE

CHECK THE PRINTER STATUS:

  • Select the Start menu and search for Control Panel.
  • Click the Control Panel option from the search results.
  • Now, select the Hardware and Sounds option.
  • Choose the Devices and Printers option from the list.
  • Right-click on your printer’s icon and select See what’s printing option.
  • Click on the Printer tab at the top of the window.
  • Here, deselect the Use Printer Offline option from the drop-down list. Also, ensure that Pause Printing is disabled.
  • Next, check whether the printer is back in online mode.
  • If the issue continues, perform the below instructions to set your HP ENVY 6455e printer as default.

SET YOUR PRINTER AS DEFAULT:

  • Go to the Start menu on your computer’s main screen and navigate to Control Panel.
  • Select the Devices and Printers option.
  • Right-click on your printer’s icon and select the Set as a default printer option.
  • Restart your printer.
  • Check whether the offline printer issue is solved.

HP ENVY 6455E ERROR CODE E9

The error code E9 will probably occur due to an incomplete printer setup or firmware issue. If you see this error code on your printer screen, follow the instructions below to fix it.

RESTART YOUR PRINTER

  • Make sure to turn on your HP ENVY 6455e printer.
  • Open the ink cartridge door of the printer.
  • Now, press and hold the Power and Wireless buttons for 5 seconds.
  • Once your printer restarts, check if the error code appears on the printer screen.
  • In case the error no longer displays on the printer, the issue is solved.
  • If the error reappears, then continue to the next steps.
  • Close the ink cartridge door.
  • Close the HP Easy Start software and open it again.
  • Remove your printer and re-add it to the HP Easy Start software.
  • Once the setup is completed, ensure that the printer screen no longer displays the error code E9.
  • If the issue continues, update the firmware on your printer by following the below steps.

UPDATE THE FIRMWARE ON YOUR PRINTER

  • First, reset the wireless setup on your printer.
  • After completing the wireless setup, press the Information button on your printer's control panel.
  • If the printer prints the information page, then the issue is resolved.
  • If it does not print the Information page, the HP ENVY 6455e printer might be in recovery mode and needs to re-download the firmware.
  • When the printer is in recovery mode, it will automatically download the firmware.
  • Now, the printer will take about 2 hours to complete the firmware update.
  • Once the firmware is updated, ensure that you have fixed the error code E9.

You can troubleshoot and fix your printer issues by following the above instructions.

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