HP Deskjet 3050 Mac

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HP Deskjet 3050 Mac

The HP Deskjet 3050 Mac OS X Lion (10.7) can give you some printing troubles if you do not update the driver appropriately. The Mac device makes use of an installer to install the software and drivers related to a printer. When the installer is unable to establish a connection with the printer, then you will have to troubleshoot the issue.

Restart all devices

  • The most common method used during troubleshooting of any issue is to restart the concerned devices.
  • Restart the mac device, printer and the router if it is a wireless connection
  • To do this, disconnect the power cable from each of the devices
  • In case of the Mac, close all applications that are open before restarting the device
  • Wait for a few minutes before plugging in the power cord in all the three devices
  • Uninstall the existing HP software and reinstall it on the computer
  • If the issue for the HP Deskjet 3050 Mac remains unresolved, go to the next step

Check the status of the network and other connections

  • Ensure that the network is working correctly
  • To check this, connect another device to the same network
  • If you are unable to connect, then contact your Internet Service Provider
  • Make sure that the printer is not connected to a public network or other mobile hotspots
  • Access the printer’s settings and ensure that the WIRELESS SETTINGS is enabled and the corresponding INDICATION light is either blinking or stable (123.hp.com/dj3630)
  • Also, verify the status of the connection on your Mac device
  • In the taskbar, select the WIRELESS icon and make sure that the device is connected to the same network as the printer
  • Place the Mac device and the printer closer to the router
  • If there are any Virtual Private Networks connected to the device, make sure you disconnect them
  • If the issue is not resolved, go to the next step

Make a manual connection – HP Deskjet 3050 mac

  • If you are having trouble in connecting the devices wirelessly, then establish wired connections
  • Make use of a USB cable to connect the printer with the Mac device
  • Make use of an Ethernet cable to connect the printer with the router and the Mac with the router
  • Even after changing the connection type, if you cannot find your printer, go to the next step

Print system reset – HP Deskjet 3050 mac

  • Go to the SYSTEM PREFERENCES option in the APPLE menu
  • Depending on the version of your operating system, select one of the following options
    • PRINT AND FAX
    • PRINT AND SCAN
    • PRINTERS AND SCANNERS
  • Right-click on the window that opens and select the RESET PRNTING SYSTEM option
  • In the confirmation page select the RESET button

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