HP Envy 5546 setup

You must configure a new HP Envy 5546 before you can start using the printer. The HP Envy 5546 configuration can be carried out in three phases:

  • Hardware setup
  • Wireless setup
  • Software setup

Hardware setup consists of the physical parts of the HP Envy 5546 printer. The wireless setup is designed to connect the printer to your wireless network without any physical connection. The download and installation process of the HP Envy 5546 printer and software is handled by software setup from 123.hp.com/envy5546.

Before you start the software setup, you must finish your hardware setup and wireless setup.

HP Envy 5546 Printer setup & install

HP Envy 5546 ePrint

HP ePrint allows users to e-mail and print a document or file to the printer’s e-mail address. Most HP printers can print documents attached to emails sent to the printer.

HP Envy 5546 JetDirect

HP Jetdirects a technology from Hewlett-Packard. Therefore, computers and printers can be connected directly to the local area network. HP JetDirect Socket is the process in which the printer is connected to the server / system.

HP Envy 5546 Jet Intelligence

HP’s JetIntelligence technology is a range of printing characteristics: page maximizer technology, print gage technology, black toner or precision toner ColorSphere 3, fraud protection and auto seal removal. The Original HP Toner cartridges are only available for JetIntelligence.

Hardware and software setup for HP Envy 5546

HP Envy 5546 Hardware setup

  1. Open the box and check whether all parts of the list are in the box.
  2. Remove from the outside and inside of the printer all packaging materials and protective tapes.
  3. Find the power cord and connect it to the electric outlet from the rear end of the printer.
  4. Turn on the printer and press the power button.
  5. Follow the control panel instructions to complete the setup.
  6. Now load and pull the paper in the paper tray, insert the paper and push the piece.
  7. Now the cartridges must be inserted. To do this, you must open the entrance door at the top of the printer and raise the deck on the slot.
  8. Then remove the plastic tape and insert the cartridge into the empty slot. Close the deck and the entrance door now.

Immediately after this, the printer starts the alignment process automatically. If not, you can do this manually, by pressing the control panel setup button. Setup-> Tools-> Printer alignment. The alignment process begins now and an alignment page is printed.

HP Envy 5546 Software Setup

To install the 123.hp.com/setup 5546 printer driver

HP Envy 5546 Software Setup for Windows:

  • Remove any USB cable connected to the printer after wireless setup is done.
  • Go now to 123.hp.com/setup 5546 or 123.hp.com / envy5546 Confirm and download your printing model.
  • Download the full function driver or the basic driver.

HP Envy 5546 Software Setup for Mac:

  1. Mac software setup is similar to Windows software. Wireless settings are done after selecting the connection type, remove any USB cable connected to the printer.
  2. Go now to 123.hp.com/setup 5546 or 123.hp.com/envy5546 Confirm and go to the download page.
  3. The HP installer helps you identify the operating system on the computer where the driver is installed.
  4. It also identifies additional details and suggests the appropriate printer driver based on that.
  5. Download the full or basic driver feature.

Wireless installation HP Envy 5546-Windows/Mac

HP Envy 5546 Wireless Setup for Windows:

  • Place your printer in close proximity to the computer.
  • The HP software installer takes steps to connect you to the wireless network of your printer.
  • There are two options:
    HP Auto Wireless Connect
    Printer Network Connection
  • Choose Yes for HP Auto Wireless Connect, access my router-> Next.
  • Follow the on-screen instructions for completing the HP Envy 5546 printer wireless network configuration.
  • For the’ Printer Network Screen,’ choose one of the following as per the instruction on the screen.
  • If you don’t know the IP address of the HP Envy 5546 printer, select Not Connected–> Wireless Off-> Next If you know the IP address of your HP Envy 5546 printer, select Connected and enter an IP address, then click Next. Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the HP Envy 5546 printer wireless network setup.

HP Envy 5546 Wireless Setup for Mac:

  • Place your printer in close proximity to the computer.
  • The HP software installer performs steps to wireless network connections to your printer.

There are two options:
HP Auto Wireless Connect(Initial setup only)
Wireless setup using a USB connection.

  • Select HP Envy 5546 for HP Auto Wireless Connect and click Continue.
  • Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the HP Envy 5546 printer wireless network setup.
  • Connect the USB cable to your HP Envy 5546 printer to wireless configuration using a USB connection; select the printer and continue clicking.
  • Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the HP Envy 5546 printer wireless network setup.

HP ENVY 5546 OF PRO’S and CON ‘S

HP ENVY 5546 OF PRO’S

  • Affordable
  • Sharp Print
  • Availability of XL Cartridges

HP ENVY 5546 OF CON’S

  • Page costs are high
  • Cartridge wastage may occur
  • Image positioning problem in photos

UNIQUE FEATURES

  • Duplex Printing
  • Low Profile Design
  • ePrint, Airprint and Wireless Direct

SUMMARY

It’s very affordable as a multi-function printer. Performance is praiseworthy too. But the speed of printing is lower. Wireless printing support and automated duplex printing features make it more appealing.