How to fix HP printer is not working

by Jeny Miller Digital Marketing Professional

HP is a trendy and reliable brand for many decades. Hp printers are mostly used for professional and home purposes, but we may encounter problematic situations while using it. These problems can occur because of several reasons, and it is effortless to fix it. If you still face any significant difficulty, then you can always contact HP Printer Technical Support for help.

Also read: How to Fix Error Code 0xc19a0003 In HP Printer

Let us first understand the problematic situation behind this issue –

·        Can't connect to Hp wireless printer

·        Faulty network connections

·        Can't find hp printer on the network

·        Missing or Outdated drivers

·        Wrong Configurations in windows

Sometimes we encounter simple things like having no ink or paper jam. These kinds of little problems can also make us frustrated with our printer. So let's know the solutions that can help you to fix your hp printer not working issue.

Solution 1 – Update HP Printer drive

You can manually update driver support on your own. Driver support will scan your system to detect any problem drives on your system. It is possible to update HP drivers automatically with the premium version of drivers support. Follow this step by step guidance to do it:

1.     Download driver support and then install driver support free trial.

2.     Now allow the software to run the free scan for you and detect all your driver problems and other optimization opportunities.

3.     Now you have to select 'Fix it' option and register driver support to allow updating your drivers for printing devices on your system.

4.     After registering with the premium mode of this software, you will receive unlimited tech support with our driver support signature services.

If you need any technical support to solve this problem, then you can directly contact HP Printer Customer Service to get an instant solution.

Solution 2 – Cancel all Hp printer job

The job that you send to your printer for printing can become stuck in the printing queue. In that case, clearing the printing queue of all jobs might help to get the newer print request go through more smoothly.  Here are the steps to do it:

1.     Open control panel and select 'Drive and Printers'.

2.     Find your HP printers in the list and right-click on it.

3.     Now select 'See What's Printing'.

4.     Then click the 'Printer' menu item in the top right and click 'Open as administrator'.

5.     After that open the 'Printer' menu item and select 'Cancel all Documents'.

6.     Now a dialogue box will appear on your screen, so you have to select 'Yes' and allow the function.

Solution 3 – Check HP Printer Status

Check if you have enough paper in the paper tray and pages are not stuck on jammed in the paper feed. If there is a problem, then clean it. Check if your printer has enough ink to give good prints or not if it is empty then refill your HP Printer ink because it is the main problem that generally occurs. If you need to have your HP printer serviced you may need to contact HP Printer Support Number.

Also read: HP printer assistant not opening in Windows?


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