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HP Officejet 6500A Plus e-All-in-One Printer - E710n support

HP Officejet Firmware

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Description

Release details

Released:
2012-05-09
File name:
Version
CIP1FN1206AR
Compatibility:
Microsoft Windows Vista
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Basic (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows Vista Business (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows Vista Ultimate (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows Vista Starter
Microsoft Windows 7 (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Basic (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Professional (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Enterprise (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Starter (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Basic (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Professional (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Enterprise (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows Vista (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows XP Professional
Microsoft Windows Vista Enterprise (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows Vista Enterprise (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows 8.1 (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Basic (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows Vista Business (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows Vista Ultimate (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows XP Tablet PC Edition
Microsoft Windows XP

Fix/Enhancement

  1. General Improvements to Web Scan in Embedded Web Server (EWS)
  2. Prevent printer from asserting during copy and fax job through ADF
  3. Improve network connectivity
  4. Enable option to reset password in Webjet Admin
  5. Fix to Fax Setup Wizard hung while waiting for Fax Test completion
  6. To improve print quality
  7. to resolve paper mismatch
  8. Improve the printer responsiveness in Power saving mode
  9. Improve USB connectivity between Mac and printer
  10. Enable configuration of secure proxy server
  11. Resolve Web Services setup issue when ports 5222 and 5223 are blocked
  12. Enable display of eprint email address on the front panel

Before starting the upgrade:

  • The HP Officejet 6500A Firmware flashing (upgrade) requires a wired network or a USB connection.
  • DO NOT upgrade the printer firmware in a wirelessly connected printer.
  • If the computer has a firewall installed or enabled, it may block the Firmware Download Utility from accessing the printer. Therefore, please remember to temporarily disable any firewall that may be on the computer, including firewalls such as Microsoft Windows XP Firewall, Sygate, Zone Alarm or BlackICE.
Install instructions:
  1. Switch on the HP Officejet 6500A series printer and wait until the printer is READY. [The Power light should be on]
  2. Double click on OJ6500_E710n-z_R1206A.exe to launch the HP Firmware Download Utility. A list of HP Officejet 6500A series printers detected will be displayed on the screen.

    Note: If the Wired network printer you wish to upgrade is not displayed in the detected printer list, click on the Refresh button to scan for printers connected via the wired network.

  3. Click on the checkboxes on the left to select single or multiple HP Officejet 6500A series printers you wish to upgrade.
  4. Click on the Update button to start the firmware flashing process.
  5. Message showing "The selected printer has been updated successfully" will be shown. Firmware flashing will begin.

    CAUTION! Do not interrupt the printer during the upgrade process. Printer maybe damaged if power is interrupted during the firmware upgrade process.

  6. When the printer has sucessfully completed the flashing process, it will automatically print out a Printer Status Report, that will show the new firmware version.
  7. Click on the Done button to close the HP Printer Update utility.

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