How to complete the set up?

HP Printers are one of the widely used gadgets in the market, and it is not without reasons. There are quite a few reasons as to why people buy HP, and one of the main reasons is simply because they are affordable. The printers are just too affordable for the number of features they offer, and there is a deck of channels for you to choose from if you decide to buy an HP Printer.

For instance, if you are looking for a printer that you want to use in your shared office space, or if you have a small enterprise, then you can definitely make use of the HP All in one OfficeJet 8710 printer. The printer is not only highly efficient in terms of speed and cost, but is also an all-in-one device, meaning you cannot only print from this machine, but also go ahead and take photocopies of documents, or even send and receive faxes. 8710

In this blog, we will take you through the different steps involved in the installation of 8710, and the software driver installation. Remember, before you buy the printer, please make sure that the computer you have is compatible with the printer.

How to set the printer up?

Before installing the printer on to the computer, you must first physically set the 8710 printer up. For this, you should unbox the printer first. Please take the printer out of the box and check for any damage. Also make sure that you have all the accessories you’d need to set the printer up. That would be a couple of wires, one to connect the printer to the wall socket, and the other one to connect the printer to the computer.

  1. First things first, remove all the tapes from both the printer and the cartridges.
  2. After this, please connect the printer to power using the cable available.
  3. Press and hold the power button on the printer.
  4. Once the printer is turned on, open the paper output and insert the cartridges. Let the cartridges sit comfortably on the slots.
  5. Now, go ahead and insert a few papers on the input slot.
  6. Now that the printer has ink, paper and power, it will get settled and start printing a sample page.

This is for you to check if the printer’s alignment settings are right. If they are not, please manually reset the alignment.

Installing the 8710 software

The next step of the printer installation is to go ahead and install the 8710 application on the computer that you want to connect the printer to. Go to HP’s official site, and let them know the model number of your printer and the operating system that it is going to work on.

So, once you furnish them the site will give you the software to download and install. Once you start installing the software, it will start giving you on-screen instructions that you can use to complete the rest of the installation process, including connecting the printer to the computer.

After this, you can connect the printer to the internet and configure wireless printing, eprinting and AirPrinting. All of these are available in the 8710 model. You can also install the HP Smart application on your mobile phone, connect the printer to the computer and take print outs from your phone.

If you need any help with 8710 installation process, visit or please do let us know on our toll-free number +1-888-800-3260.