Follow the below given instructions to setup your HP LaserJet Pro M402n printer using wireless network on your Windows computer. Download the printer software and driver after connecting to a wireless network.
1. Software installation setup
2. Installation Requirements
3. Connecting the printer
Install the HP LaserJet Pro M402n printer software and driver by using any one of the method. You can either download the software from the HP website or install the software using the installation CD which is shipped along with your printer.
The installation CD may install the software quickly but it does not have the current and latest version of the printer software even when you buy a new printer.
Enter the URL 123.hp.com on your web browser and download the most current version of your printer to avoid problems while software installation.
Gather some important requirements to install software that are needed before the printer driver and software setup on your device. Network name (SSID), a network password known as WEP or WPA security passphrase, a computer with wireless network and a broadband internet access are the important requirements for setting up a wireless network connection on your HP LaserJet Pro M102W printer.
The requirements are network name(SSID), network password also known as WEP or WPA security passphrase, a computer with wireless network and a broadband internet access is recommended. An USB cable is required but not mandatory to setup the wireless connection
An USB cable is also required but not compulsory. You have to disconnect the USB or Ethernet cables from the printer to connect to a wireless network.
Connect the printer and computer on the same wireless network. Place your computer and printer within the router range to ignore signal problems. Software installation may fail, if the printer is not within the router range.
Connect the printer to the wireless network with the help of wireless setup wizard. The printer should be connected to the wireless network only when the HP installer prompts you to do so. Check whether your wireless router supports WPS push button connection type. Press and hold the wireless button until it starts blinking to make the wireless light blink.
Check whether your press the WPS button on your wireless router within two minutes as the network connection between the printer and wireless network automatically. The software and driver installation can be started.
4. Driver installation
Download the current version of the printer from the HP website 123.hp.com .
Type your printer model number and search. on the software downloads page, you will many options to download. Choose one option which suits you the most.
Complete the wireless setup when an auto wireless connection screen displays during installation. Follow the instructions that appear on the screen.
If you have connected any USB, it should be disconnected. Choose to download either full feature software and driver solution or basic driver accordingly.
If you need some assistance in installation, download HP Easy Start to help you install the setup easily by giving the step by step instructions.
Select your printer when the HP Easy Start dialog box appears. Click “MY Printer is not shown” if you printer is not shown on screen.
If you found your printer then click Continue → Wireless network or click Continue and follow the instruction that appear on the screen to complete the setup.
If your download fails or the printer not listed on 123.hp.com, you can also download the printer software and driver from support.hp.com. The full feature driver or basic driver and the HP Easy Start is also available. Use the HP Download and install Assistant to get on screen help and finish the software setup on your device completely.