Use your mobile devices like smartphones and tablets to print in your HP printer with a wireless network. The HP OfficeJet Pro 8710 123.hp.com/oj printer supports mobile printing solutions like HP smart app, HP eprint, HP ePrint app, HP wireless direct, amazon fire devices, Apple AirPrint, HP Print Service Plugin, Google cloud print,HP print for chrome, Mopria print service, Samsung Print Service plugin and windows 10 mobile. Read the following information to know more in detail.
HP Smart app
Use the HP Smart app to print, scan and capture files with your smart devices. To connect your printer to a wireless network, use the HP AiO Printer Remote app on your smart device.
HP Smart App installation
In Android Device, check whether your Android device is in the same wireless network as your printer and keep the android device near your router. Download and install the HP smart app from the google Play Store on your Android device. Open the app after it is downloaded and installed. Tap Start and accept the terms and conditions. Tap to Continue.
In the app home screen, tap the plus sign and continue as the app searches for printers connected to the network. Tap the printer which you wish to use if you have more than one printers connected to your wireless network. Click the Add Printer if you are setting up a new printer and follow the instructions that appear on the screen.
In Apple iOS devices, check whether your Apple iOS device is connected to the same wireless network that your current printer is switched on. Download and install the HP smart app from the App store on your Apple iOS de Open the app after the download is completed and click Start. Accept the terms and conditions and tap Continue. The app will search for the printers connected to the network. The app automatically select your printer if you have one printer already connected to the wireless network.
You have to tap the plus sign and select your printer from the list. Tap Add printer if you are setting up a new network on a network. Follow the instructions that appear on the screen to complete the printer setup
HP provides a free service to print from anywhere in the world, if you are online. This service is a secure service and cloud-based , known as HP ePrint. Send your documents to the printer using email and your printer will print the document directly. Follow the guidelines for a proper ePrint setup
Gather some of the important requirements like disabling the USB connection in your printer, check whether your printer support the HP ePrint service. Many previous versions and printer models do not support the HP ePrint. Check for the compatibility in your HP printer before downloading it.
Go to Web Services Setup, Network Setup, or Wireless Settings.
You will find the web services on the menu. If your printer has a wired connection the green light in the Ethernet port should be solid and the orange light should be blinking when you connect the cable. If your printer has a wireless communication, check whether the wireless feature is switched on and the printer is on the same network.
The web services should be switched on from the control panel or connect securely with ePrint on the internet by using the Embedded Web Server or click HP ePrint icon. On the EWS web page, click the Web Services tab and click Continue, Turn On, or Enable and follow the instructions that appear on the screen if a web services setup page displays.
Switch on the web services and continue. The printer will print Make the most of your printer or Important printer setup instructions page containing the information about the web services and your printer address.
HP ePrint app
HP ePrint App is a mobile application which allows you to print any supported HP printer connected on the same wireless network. The HP ePrint app is retired for Apple iOS devices. Print photos or documents using the HP ePrint app. You can also print using the cloud services like google drive and Dropbox from wherever you are with the help of an active internet connection.
Installing the HP ePrint App
An Android OS with version 4.0 and above versions or Amazon fire OS then the versions are 4.1 – 4.x and 5.1- 5.x or above versions. Check whether you are connected to the wireless network by opening the Wi-Fi settings on your mobile device.
Check whether the wireless signal is switched on and the printer is connected to the same wireless network as your mobile device. Download and install the HP ePrint app from the Google Play Store on your device. You have to choose your usage data preferences by clicking Done.
The HP ePrint app home screen displays. Follow the prompts that appear on the screen, tap Grant permission, Add Cloud Account, or Add Email Account to access files, social media and cloud accounts.
HP wireless direct
HP Wireless direct allows to you connect using direct wireless printer to your printer without the connection of the local network or internet connection. Print your documents or photos on a secure Wi-Fi capable computers and smart devices after activating HP Wireless direct on your printer.
Wireless printers that released after 2011 and android phones tablets. The operating systems like Windows and Mac OS also supports HP wireless direct.
Touch the HP wireless direct button on the printer control panel or go to the Network Setup or Wireless Settings menu and touch Wireless Direct, and then turn on the connection. If you require password when you are connecting to the printer, choose ON or ON with Security (optional). Make note of the passcode and click OK
Click Settings > Wi-Fi > HP-Print-xx-[your printer model name] from the list of available networks on your mobile device. Type the security passcode from the printer control panel if you are prompted.
Open the file either a photo or document that you wish to print and click Print from the app menu or the action menu. Install the HP ePrint mobile app from the Apple or Google play Store if your app does not support printing
Choose your printer model from the list of available printers that are connected in the network and click Print. After the print job gets completed, you should reconnect the mobile device to your normal wire network
Amazon Fire devices
Use your Amazon fire tablets or smartphones and print to your HP printer through a network or a Wi-Fi direct connection. Read the following steps to setup your Amazon fire devices to help you in printing from your device.
Use your Amazon fire device to print your documents. Initially check the important requirements to print from your amazon fire device. Check out the below description to know about the requirements.
The printer hardware is the most important thing and it should be setup correctly for a proper functioning of you printer and amazon fire devices. You should have the Amazon fire device and check whether the version of the amazon fire device is between OS 5.0 and 5.9
Your printer should be connected to an active internet connection. The connection may be either wireless or wired connection. Check whether your printer and the amazon fire device is connected in the same network.
Apple iOS v4.2 and later operating systems in mobile comes with AirPrint, a mobile printing solution. Connect to a wireless network and print from your iPad, iPhone iPod and other smart devices.
iOS 4.2 and latest version on the Apple devices is required for setting up the AirPrint in your Apple device. Ensure that your printer supports the AirPrint. Some of the printer model do not support the HP AirPrint especially printers released before 2010. Check whether your printer and Apple devices are connected in the same network or Wi-Fi Direct or HP wireless direct should be supported by your Printer
If you use a Wireless Network connection, connect the apple device in a wireless network and disconnect the USB cable or Ethernet cable. Select Setup, Network or Wireless à Wireless Setup Wizard and follow the instructions that appear on the screen
If you use a HP Wireless direct connection setup, if you are connecting your Apple iOS device using Wi-Fi or HP Wireless direct connection, follow the below steps. Check whether the blue light next to Wi-Fi or HP Wireless direct button or an Wi-Fi direct/HP Wireless direct icon displays on the printer control panel.
Go to the control panel menu settings and press the Wi-Fi Direct/ HP Wireless direct button to search and touch Wi-Fi direct. Click Settings on your Apple iOS devices and tap Wi-Fi by choosing Wi-Fi. Select your printer under the Choose a network menu.
HP Print Service Plugin (Android)
The HP Print Service plugin will help you to print from your smart devices which has Android. You can print to the HP printer in a Wi-Fi network or a Wi-Fi direct connection for printer that support that connection type. Follow the below procedure to setup the HP Print Service login on your Android Smart phones or tablets.
HP Print service plugin installation
Install the HP Print service plugin on your Android Smart phone or tablet. Make sure that you device has Android OS 4.4 or later version downloaded from the Google Play store. Switch on the plugin after you install the HP Print Service plugin
Based on your Android version and device manufacturer, the menus, icons and location of the print setting may be different from one or more devices Check whether your Android device is on the same network as your printer and make sure that the Wi-Fi direct is enable on your printer and android device.
Install or update the HP Print Service Plugin from the google play store on your Android device. The Android devices with 7.0 and later version, the service will be automatically enable after installation. You can skip to the next step that is Print using the HP Print Service plugin
If you are installing first time, tap to the dashboard and find the HP Inc. service installed. Update the HP Print Service Plugin and click Settings à More, More networks, More settings, or NFC and sharingà Print or Printing Click ON after clicking the HP Inc. service installed or HP Inc. and turn off the unnecessary plugins
Google Cloud Print
Google Cloud Print is a service which will help you to print any files to your printer in a secured network. No special drivers or software from the HP website is needed. You just have to register to the Google’s cloud based printing service using the chrome browser. This article is suitable for operating systems like Windows, Mac OS, Linux or Chrome OS and android Smart devices. Follow the below instructions to setup the google cloud print in your smart devices.
Using Android devices, switch on the computer and load the plain paper into the input tray and check whether ink cartridges is installed. Check whether the printer is connected to the same network as your Android device. Download and install the Cloud print plugin from the Google play store in your Android device.
The installation will be successful and return to home screen. Click Settings. Type printing in the search field and click Printing. Click ON next to Cloud Print and switch off other print service plugins if necessary. Click Cloud Print and click the main menu. To add a print, ,select the Add Printer.
Any printers on the network will be detected by the plugin . If you want add printer click OK and confirm the registration on the control panel display. Follow the instructions on the print out page which has instructions.
HP Print for Chrome
Use the HP Chrome app in your computer with Windows or Mac or Linux or Chrome book. To use the chrome app, you need not download or install any software or drivers from the HP website. Follow the below steps and complete the setup successfully
Install the HP Printer for Chrome and check whether the device and printer meet the following requirements. A computer with OS such as Windows, Mac or Linux or a Chromebook with an active internet connection.
A google account should be created by you. If you already have one, make note of your user name and password of Gmail and you need the Chrome browser with the latest version
Setup your printer and connect with a USB connection which is securely connected to the printer or a wireless connection which has its wireless signal turned on and the printer is connect to the same network as the computer or Chrome book
Install the HP Print for Chrome from downloading it in the Chrome Web Store and print from the chrome browser. Open the Chrome browser and visit and click ADD TO CHROME
You will see a confirmation message displaying in the screen. You will notice the window called Add “HP Print for Chrome”, where you have to click Add App to confirm the new app. A green ribbon will display across the app icon after you install the app.
Mopria print service is a mobile application available in the Google play store for free. Print the documents, web pages and emails using your Android device in your HP printer.
Setup the printer hardware and have a mobile Android device with OS 4.0 or above. Connect your printer to a wireless or wired network with an active internet connection and you printer should be connected in the same network as your Android device It is recommended to keep the devices within the range of the printer.
Install the Mopria print service plugin from the Google play store. To turn on the service choose any one method. If you are installing for the first time, swipe down the home screen to view the dash board. You will find the Mopria print service installed.
Tap to enable the service plugin notification. If you are updating the service plugin, tap Settings , tap More, More networks, More settings, or NFC and sharing, and then tap Print or Printing. Tap the Mopria print service to tap it on.
Samsung Print Service Plugin
Use the Samsung print service plugin from the Google play store for free to print documents, photos and webpages using your Android smart devices.
Setup the printer hardware and connect your printer to the same wireless network as your Android mobile device. You need an Android OS 4.0 or later version to use the Samsung Print service plugin.
Install the Samsung Service Plugin in the Google Play store. You can also update the app and choose one method to turn on the plugin. If you are installing for the first time, swipe down the home screen to view the dash board. You will find the Samsung Service Plugin service installed. Tap to enable the service plugin notification.
If you are updating the service plugin, tap Settings , tap More, More networks, More settings, or NFC and sharing, and then tap Print or Printing. Tap the Samsung Service Plugin to tap it on.