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Wireless Connection Using One Button Wireless Setup with a WPS Enabled Router

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Introduction

This document contains steps to connect the HP product to a wireless network using One Button Wireless Setup with a Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS)-enabled router.

Wireless connection using One Button Wireless Setup with a WPS enabled router

Follow these steps to establish a wireless connection.

Step one: Verify required components

Make sure you have the following items before continuing with wireless setup:
  • A wireless 802.11 network that includes a WPS-enabled wireless router or access point
  • A computer with either wireless networking support, or a network interface card (NIC)
  • The computer must be connected to the wireless network that you intend to install the HP product on

Step two: Establish the connection

  1. Press and hold the Wireless button ( ) for two seconds.
  2. Press the corresponding button on the WPS-enabled router or other networking device. If you do not know what the corresponding button on your router is, contact the manufacturer of the router.
    NOTE:You have two minutes to press the corresponding router button.
    The Wireless icon ( ) and signal-strength bar ( ) appear solid to indicate successful wireless network configuration.
    Figure 1: Wireless icon and signal-strength bar: Wireless configuration successful
    Illustration of a successful wireless network configuration