When HP Printer Says Offline What You Should Do To Fix The Trouble 1 805-791-2114

by Jane Garcia 24/7 Hp Printer Helpline

If your Hp Printer Says Offline you should check your wifi router first. Without a proper internet connection, it would be hard for your printer to respond to your commands. 

In this guide, we have told all the required methods to fix offline trouble. We first like to suggest you, check all the cables and router. After doing that, apply the steps given below in the same order. 

Why Is My Hp Printer Says Offline?

The reason your HP Printer is Offline could be a bad internet connection, wrong wifi password, bad wifi configuration, wrong placement of Hp printer, etc. 

No matter what the main causes, in this guide we are going to tell you all the steps that are required to fix the trouble. 

HP Printer Is Offline Fix-It With Quick And Easy Steps

We have found some best and easy methods with the help of which you can fix the issue. Here we go: 

  1. Reset The Hp Printer

Resetting the printer is one of those methods that will help you to fix the trouble easily. Whenever you feel like your printer is not running well, reset the printer. To do so, first, turn off the printer and remove all the cables connected to it. 

Wait for at least 10 seconds and then reconnect the cables again. 

  1. Reset The Router

If you reset the Hp printer and still your Hp Printer Offline, turn off the router and then remove the power cord. Let the router turn off for some time. 

Reconnect the cables again and then press the power button if the router will not turn ON automatically. Try to print something from your Hp printer, if still, HP Printer Says Offline then jump to the next method. 

  1. Set Hp Printer As The Default Printer

If you will not set your Hp printer as the default printer, your printer will not print anything for you. So, make sure that your default printer is the current Hp printer model. 

To set the HP printer as the default printer, follow the steps that have been given below: 

  • Type “devices” in the start menu and when the results come out select “devices and printers”. 

  • Right-click on the printer model that has been shown below and set your printer as the default Hp printer model. 

After you will select the printer as the default one, jump to the next step. 

  1. Update The Firmware Of The Printer 

If you have tried everything and nothing works out in your favor then try to update the firmware of the printer. It may be possible that your Hp printer is in offline mode because of outdated router firmware. 

  1. Reinstall The Software of Hp printer

In case you have updated the firmware of the printer but your printer not yet working then reinstall the software of the Hp printer by following the steps given below: 

  • Remove all the cables connected to the Hp printer. 

  • From the start menu, open “programs and features” and open the result that will appear on your screen. 

  • Uninstall your Hp printer software now and remove it from your PC. 

  • Now, with the help of a disk or via installer file, install Hp printer software to your PC. follow all the instructions given on the screen and complete the process. 

  • Now, try to print something from your printer and see if your Hp printer still says offline or not. 


In a nutshell, it can be said that Hp printers serve one of the best printers but sometimes we have to face one or other issues. One of the easiest ways that we would like to recommend you is, reset the printer. 

This will default all the settings and make your printer work again. If this method won’t work out then apply other steps that we have already provided above.

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