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HP Officejet Pro 7740 Setup Guidance

If you have no idea about how to set up your brand new HP Officejet Pro 7740 Setup printer, follow the guided instructions given below.

  •   Begin the printer setup process by unboxing it.
  •   Remove the HP Officejet Pro 7740 printer from of the package and keep it on a table or in a large, even surface.
  •   Remove the protective tapes surrounding the HP Officejet Pro 7740 printer using your hands.
  •   After that, make sure to recycle the packing materials.
  •   If any printer-related component is missing inside the package, then contact the printer manufacturer.
  •   Now, switch on your HP Officejet Pro 7740 printer.
  •   Before you begin the initial printer setup, wait for a few minutes for the device to become idle and silent.
  •   Once the HP Officejet Pro 7740 printer becomes idle, start setting the basic settings as prompted on the device screen.
  •   Install the ink cartridges into the HP Officejet Pro 7740 printer when prompted.
  •   Unpack the ink cartridge and make sure to remove the protective tape from it.
  •   Make sure touch only the black plastic part of the ink cartridge.
  •   Open the cartridge access door of the HP Officejet Pro 7740 printer.
  •   Wait for the carriage slot to reach the access area.
  •   After that, place the unpacked ink cartridge into its slot and close the access door.
  •   Similarly, fill the input tray of the HP Officejet Pro 7740 printer using A4 or U.S paper.
  •   Pull the main tray towards you. Remove the packing tape from it, and raise the input tray extension.
  •   Place A4 or U.S paper on the input tray and push the tray towards the HP Officejet Pro 7740 printer.
  •   The HP Officejet Pro 7740 Setup printer hardware setup is done. 
  •   Now, install the HP Officejet Pro 7740 printer driver on your Windows or Mac system.
  •   You can use the installation CD provided with the product package to install the HP Officejet Pro 7740 printer driver on your system.
  •   Otherwise, download the HP Officejet Pro 7740 printer driver software file from the manufacturer site.
  •   Finish the HP Officejet Pro 7740 printer driver installation process as per the instructions and finally, try a test print to check if the printer functions.
  •   You can contact our technical support team if you face any issues while performing the printer setup. To contact our technical experts, click the Call button.

HP Officejet Pro 7740 Driver Download

To download the HP Officejet Pro 7740 Setup printer driver, click the Download button available on this screen. You will be directed to the HP Officejet Pro 7740 printer driver download page as soon as you click the Download button. Choose your operating system and its version type from the drop-down menu and click the Download button. After that, install the downloaded HP Officejet Pro 7740 printer driver file on your system as per the installation instructions and try a test print.

HP Officejet Pro 7740 Printer Driver For Windows 10

The HP Officejet Pro 7740 printer driver for your Windows 10 system can be downloaded from the official website of the printer. To download the HP Officejet Pro 7740 printer driver from the official site, launch a web browser on your Windows 10 system and click anywhere in the search field. Type the  URL code  of the HP’ s official site or  HP Officejet Pro 7740 printer driver download  keyword in the search field and press the Enter button on your Windows 10 system’s keyboard. You will be directed to the HP’s official site if you have entered its URL code in the search field.

If you have entered the keyword, then a list of websites will appear on the screen, choose the official one from it. Search for your HP printer official site by entering its keyword in the given text field and click the Search button. Click the  Software & Drivers  tab followed by Go. Choose the Windows in the Operating system drop-down menu. Similarly, choose the  Windows 10 (32 or 64 bit)  in the Version type drop-down menu. Now a list of driver files will appear on the screen. Select the driver file that you wish to download. Click the  Download  button. After the HP Officejet Pro 7740 printer driver download process is complete, install it on your Windows 10 system and try a test print.

HP Officejet Pro 7740 Driver Mac

HP has introduced an application named HP Easy Start, which helps you to perform the printer related operations from your Mac system. You can download the HP Easy Start application from the HP’s official site. Install the downloaded HP Easy Start application on your Mac system. The installation process is easy to perform manually. To know more about how to download & install the HP Easy Start application on your Mac system for HP Officejet Pro 7740 Setup, contact our technical experts by clicking the Call button available on this screen.

HP Officejet Pro 7740 Setup


HP Officejet Pro 7740 Scan Setup

The HP Officejet Pro 7740 printer supports scan operation, and you can save the scanned document or photo file to your computer or email. To know more about how to perform the scan operation, save it on your computer, and to send it to your email address, follow the detailed instructions given below.

Scan to Computer – Windows

  •   First, enable the  Scan to Computer  feature on your computer.
  •   Make sure that the HP Officejet Pro 7740 Setup printer driver is installed on your Windows or Mac system.
  •   To enable the  scan to computer  option on your Windows system, follow the instructions given below.
  •   Navigate to the  Scan  section in the HP Printer software wizard. 
  •   Click the  Manage Scan to Computer  tab followed by the Enable button.

For Mac

  •   Launch the HP Utility application on your Mac system.
  •   Tap  Scan Settings Scan to Computer Enable .
  •   Now, open the document file that you wish to scan on your Mac device via HP Easy Scan
  •   Choose the scan type and tap the  Scan  button.
  •   Now the HP Officejet Pro 7740 printer will start to scan the selected document and once it is done, the scanned copy is saved on your Mac system.

HP Officejet Pro 7740 Scan to Email

  •   Switch on your HP Officejet Pro 7740 printer to begin the scan operation.
  •   Place the document paper you wish to scan on the scanner glass.
  •   On your Windows system, open the HP Officejet Pro 7740 Setup printer software and click the Scan a Document or Photo option.
  •   Choose the scan type when prompted.
  •   Click the Scan button followed by the Email as PDF or Email as JPEG option.
  •   Once the HP Officejet Pro 7740 printer finishes the scan operation, the scanned copy will be sent to your registered email address.

HP Officejet Pro 7740 Fax Setup

To set up the HP Officejet Pro 7740 printer for a fax operation, follow the instructions given below.

  •   Before you begin the fax setup, get the phone or telephone cord provided with the printer package.
  •   Connect one end of the telephone cord to the HP Officejet Pro 7740 printer and the other end to the phone wall jack.
  •   If you have an answering machine, then connect the machine and the printer using the phone cord.
  •   Now, set up the fax settings & preferences on the HP Officejet Pro 7740 printer software.
  •   After that, try a fax operation by following the instructions given below.
  •   Place the document you wish to fax on the scanner glass.
  •   Enter the receiver details such as fax number, area code, access code, and other required information in the given field.
  •   Press the Black, Color, or Send button on the HP Officejet Pro 7740 Setup printer’s control panel.
  •   If the fax operation is complete, your HP Officejet Pro 7740 printer will print the fax report.

HP Officejet Pro 7740 Firmware Update

To update the HP Officejet Pro 7740 printer firmware, read and proceed with the instructions given below.

  •   Sign into the HP’s official site from your Windows or Mac system.
  •   Enter your HP printer series in the given text field and click the Search button.
  •   Choose your device OS and Version type in the  Select Operating System & Select Version type  drop-down menu.
  •   Click the  Change  button. Choose the  Firmware  file by clicking its tab.
  •   Click the  Download  button. Once the download is done, start the HP Officejet Pro 7740 printer firmware installation process.
  •   Click the Update button in the HP Printer Update window.
  •   Once the update process is done, click the OK button.
  •   If your computer and the HP Officejet Pro 7740 Setup printer are connected using a USB cable, then remove it by following the instructions given below.
  •   Click  Control Panel Devices & Printers Select the USB cable that matches with your printer Remove Device.
  •   After that, unplug the USB cable from your HP Officejet Pro 7740 printer and the computer.
  •   Restart your computer and try a test print.

HP Officejet Pro 7740 Troubleshooting

The troubleshooting instructions are used to fix common printer issues. To know how to fix the common printer issues such as printer offline, can’t print or scan, follow the guided instructions given below.

Officejet Pro 7740 Offline

To resolve the HP Officejet Pro 7740 printer offline issue, perform the troubleshooting instructions given below.

  •   First, check if the HP Officejet Pro 7740 printer is turned On.
  •   If turned off, then press the Power button on the printer’s control panel and try to print.
  •   You can use the HP Print & Scan Doctor Diagnostic Tool if you are not able to perform the print, scan, fax operation while the HP Officejet Pro 7740 printer is turned On.
  •   Download the HP Print & Scan Doctor diagnostic tool from the HP’s official site.
  •   Install the HP Print & Scan Doctor tool on your system.
  •   After that, launch it on your system and click the Scan button.
  •   The HP Print & Scan Doctor diagnostic tool will start to scan the printer settings on your system.
  •   Once the scan process is complete, a list of threads will be displayed on your system screen.
  •   Click the Fix Scanning or Fix Printing button.
  •   After performing the above troubleshooting method, check if the issue is resolved.
  •   If the HP Officejet Pro 7740 Setup printer offline issue remains unresolved, then contact our printer technical supports to fix this issue.
HP Officejet Pro 7740 Troubleshooting

HP Officejet Pro 7740 Not Printing

If your HP Officejet Pro 7740 printer does not print, check if any paper is stuck inside the HP Officejet Pro 7740 printer. If so, remove the jammed paper from it. After that, check if the cartridge contains enough ink. If the ink level of the cartridge is low or empty, then refill or replace the cartridge. If the issue persists, reset the printer.

HP Officejet Pro 7740 Not Printing

HP Officejet Pro 7740 Not Printing Black Or Color Ink

To resolve the HP Officejet Pro 7740 printer not printing black or color ink, follow the instructions given below.

  •   First, check if you are using the genuine HP ink cartridges.
  •   If not, replace the third-party cartridge with the genuine one.
  •   You can get the genuine ink cartridges from the HP Store.
  •   Try to check the estimated ink levels of the cartridges if the issue persists even after performing the above troubleshooting instructions
  •   On your HP Officejet Pro 7740 Setup printer, open the Dashboard menu and tap the Ink level Indicator icon.
  •   The estimated ink level is displayed on the printer screen.
  •   If the ink level is low or empty, then refill or replace the cartridges.
  •   To know more about how to fix the HP Officejet Pro 7740 printer not printing color or black ink issue, contact our technical experts by clicking Call button available on this screen.

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