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How to print from wireless printer?

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how to print from wireless printer

If you have recently bought a wireless printer and you don’t know how to print from wireless printer, don’t worry, we have a step to step guide to help you. 

  1. Set up the printer : 

Step 1: Turn on your wireless printer.

Step 2: Connect your printer to a wireless network. 

Step 3: Switch on your device

Step 4: Connect your device to the same wireless network as your printer. Make sure your printer and your device are connected to the same network. If not, your printer will not be able to take commands from your device 

how to print from wireless printer
  1. Add your printer to your computer 

Step 1: Now add your wireless printer to your computer.

Step 3:  Add the printer by going to the Settings. Now click on the Printing section, under which select Printers and then click on Add printers. 

Step 3: Make sure your wireless printer and your Chromebook are connected to the same wireless network. 

Step 4: Now you can easily print any page or document. 

  1. Print the page or document 

Step 1: Open the document or page you want to print. 

Step 2: Press the Control key and the P key together,

Step 3: Now a pop-up will appear. Select your wireless printer and make any modifications if necessary.

Step 4: Select Print. 

Or 

Step 1: Open the document or page you want to print. 

Step 2: Open the drop-down menu and select Print. 

Step 3: Now a pop-up will appear. Select your wireless printer and make any modifications if necessary.

Step 4: Click on the Print option.

 How to connect printer to WiFi 

Different printers have different ways of connecting to WiFi. Let us talk about : 

  1. How to connect an HP wireless printer to WiFi?

Step 1: Press the Home button. 

Step 2: Scroll down the menu using arrows, and select the Wireless option. 

Step 3: Press OK 

Step 4: Now select Wireless Setup Wizard and then select OK.

Step 5: Select the network and enter a password. Then click OK. 

Step 6: Confirm the details and click OK. 

  1. How to connect a Canon wireless printer to WiFi? 

Step 1: Press Setting. 

Step 2: Using arrows, select the Device Setting option.

Step 3: Press OK. 

Step 4: Now select LAN settings. Then click OK, and then click on wireless LAN setup. Finally click OK.

Step 5: Select the network and click OK. 

Step 6: Enter the password and then click OK. 

How to print from phone to wireless printer?

how to print from wireless printer

Let us see how to print from phone to wireless printer with Bluetooth step by step: 

Step 1: Connect your phone and printer to the same wireless network. 

Step 2: Under Connected Devices, go to pair new devices and select your Printer. 

Step 3: Open the document or picture you want to print. Then click on the three dots to open a drop-down menu. 

Step 4: Tap on the Print option.

Step 5: Select your Printer and tap print. 

Connect via WiFi 

Let us see how to print from phone to wireless printer with WiFi : 

Step 1: Connect your phone and printer to the same wireless network. 

Step 2: In settings, Select Connection Preferences. 

Step 3: Select the Printing option. 

Step 4: Switch On Default Print Service. 

Now print the desired document: 

Step 1: Open the document or picture you want to print. Then click on the three dots to open a drop-down menu. 

Step 2: Tap on the Print option.

Step 3: Select your Printer and tap print. 

FAQs 

1. Difference between a WiFi printer and a Bluetooth printer.

WiFi printers and Bluetooth printers, both come under wireless printers. The main difference between them is the way they connect to the devices. 

Wifi printers are wireless printers which do not require to be directly connected to a device to print a document. These printers connect to WiFi or a local wireless network and take commands from a device connected to the same network.

Bluetooth printers are another type of wireless printer. Unlike a WiFi printer, a Bluetooth printer directly connects to a computer or any other device without any physical cable or connector. It connects through a Bluetooth signal.