The first step in this process is to unbox all the components of your product carefully.
Then, you have to plug your printer to a power outlet.
Now, you have to load the ink in the apt position
In the end, make sure that you insert the cartridge properly.
Router Configuration for 123.hp.com/setup 6970
There is a small screen on the front panel of your HP Officejet 6970. Your print commands, alignment and other basic settings of your printer device are managed through this display screen only.
Look at the footer of the home screen of this display. Here, you will find an icon for the wireless connection. Tap on this icon.
The next screen on display gives you information about the status of the network connectivity of your printer.
Go to the bottom of this screen, you will find an icon for settings. You have to click on this icon.
Now, you will get a screen that has various options. To check the wireless connectivity mode look that the topmost option is “Wireless” is “ON” now.
There is a “Wireless Setup Wizard”, to set up the network connectivity the very first time, press this icon.
When you press the above icon, your printer will start searching for the wireless networks available. After the search is over, you will find the list of wireless network connections available. In this list, select your router and press on it to proceed further.
Eventually, you are now directed to a new screen. Here, you have to press the “OK” icon that is at the bottom left corner, in order to proceed further.
After that, you are required to enter the password that you use to connect a device to your router. After entering the password, press “Done”.
Allow a few minutes to your printer to establish a connection with the router.
Now you will receive the “Connection Successful” screen that affirms your connection.
Notice that there is a Blue colored small light on the left side of the outer panel of your screen. This light was earlier blinking but now it is static. This light is an indicator of your printer’s successful connection with your router.
The next step in the process of 123.hp.com/setup 6970 involves the downloading of apt driver software.
This driver is downloaded from the official support site of HP printers.
For this, reach your web browser, type “123.hp.com” and then, press Enter.
Now, let the pages to load, you will find a search bar that asks for your model number. Here, enter the model number of your HP Printer for l123.hp.com/setup 6970.
Your Model Number is Officejet 6970
Start the search by clicking the “Search” icon.
As a result, the next window named “Install Printer Software” has a huge “Download” tab on it. You are supposed to click on this tab.
The download process will start. Check the progress of it in the footer of your browser window.
Installing the driver for 123.hp.com/setup 6970
* For Windows
To proceed further, in the process of 123.hp.com/setup 6970 for Windows you have to install the downloaded software.
For this, go to the download folder in your web browser.
Now, find the software and double click on it in order to run it.
Just as you will double click a “Security Warning” window will appear on your screen.
Click the “Run” icon on this window.
Eventually, a window will pop up your screen, This is the “User Account Control” window. This window asks for your permission to initiate certain changes that are essential for the process. To allow such changes, click on the “Yes” icon.
After permitting the changes, you are directed to the main screen of the software.
Click on the “Continue” icon. You will find this icon at the bottom of this screen.
This will take you to the “Software Selection” window. Here you have to select your preferred software. For this, click on the Customize Software Selection tab.
Thereafter click on the “Next” button, which is at the bottom of the window.
If you agree with these terms, tick the Checkboxes given there and after that click the “Continue” icon.
Now the software will actually start to install on your device. This generally takes some time. Hold on and allow the process to complete.
As soon as the process is complete, you have to click on the “Next” icon on the screen that pops up. You will find this icon at the bottom of the screen.
The next step in this process is to connect your PC or Laptop to your Officejet 6970.
The next window that prompts on your PC asks you to specify the mode of connection. Select the mode you will use to connect your PC or Laptop to your HP Printer, here. This type of connection generally has two options i.e., Wireless Connection or the USB Connection mode. For 123.hp.com/setup 6970 you have to opt for the Wireless mode.
Since your HP Officejet 6970 is Wi-Fi enabled, turn on the Wi-Fi connectivity of both your printer and your PC or Laptop Now, connect your devices.
After establishing the connection, you will see a window prompting the “Continue” tab. Click on it.
* For Mac
To complete the process of 123.hp.com/setup 6970 you now have to install the downloaded software in your Mac device.
Open the Downloads folder in your device.
As soon as the Downloads folder appears, locate the setup file that you have just downloaded.
After that, right click on this file and it will show a pop-up box that verifies that the software is compatible with installation or not.
Thereafter, find the “Continue” button and click on it.
Consequently, you will now be directed to a new window. This window contains all the terms and conditions regarding the End User License Agreement, Information Collected During the Setup Process, Product Improvement Data Collection.
Carefully go through them.
Each document has its own checkbox, in case you agree to that particular term, tick the checkbox against it.
Here, you need to specify the mode of connection in the next window. This type of connection generally has two options i.e., Wireless Connection or the USB Connection mode. For 123.hp.com/setup 6970 you have to opt for the Wireless mode.
OfficeJet 6970 is a Wi-Fi-enabled model. For this connection, turn on the Wi-Fi connectivity of both your printer and your PC or Laptop. Now, connect your devices.
Eventually, now the software will start installing on your Mac device. This again might take some time. It is a suggestion that you must not close the window or turn off your system during this process.
Finally, to complete the process you need to enter your Mac Credentials. After entering your Username and password correctly, you have to click on the Install Software button.