HP Officejet 7110 Specification
- HP Officejet 7110 printer produces professional-quality materials and it will widen your printing possibilities. It is economically affordable and a perfect design for an office setting. It can be used in an office setting, to do drafting design with occasional renderings.
- It has a control panel with five buttons and helps you print borderless Arch B prints from Autodesk and PDF software. The print speed is up to 15 ppm for black and up to 8 ppm for color prints. The monthly duty cycle is up to 12,000 pages, but the recommended monthly page volume is 200 to 800 pages.
- This model uses HP Thermal Inkjet technology and has a processor speed of 500 MHz. The resolution of prints is up to 600 x 1200 dpi (black) and up to 4800 x 1200 optimized dpi (color). The connectivity options supported by this model are USB, Ethernet and Wireless.
- You can print from smartphones and Apple devices using the HP ePrint and Apple AirPrint features. The input tray capacity is 250 sheets and the output tray capacity is 75 sheets. The Media types supported by this printer are paper (brochure, inkjet, plain), photo, envelopes and cards (index). It can help you save energy as it is Energy Star certified printer. This is a perfect model for home office and business use.
How to Install HP Officejet 7110 printer
- The first step after receiving the printer is to unbox it. Unwrap the packaging material from the printer and its accessories. Make sure there is no paper debris or packing material inside the printer. Connect one end of the power cord to the wall outlet and the other end to the rear of the printer.
- Power up your printer by pressing the power button and wait for it to calibrate. Navigate through the printer options to configure the location, language and default settings. Open the cartridge access door and install the cartridges in their respective slots. Make sure the pull tape is removed from the cartridge before it is installed.
- Make sure the tri-color cartridge is installed in the left slot and the black cartridge is installed in the right slot. Do not connect the USB until the driver software is installed. Now, turn on your computer and insert the setup CD that came along with your printer. If the CD does not automatically open, then go to My Computer.,
- Double-click on the CD drive and then run the Setup file. Follow the installation wizard and complete the driver setup. If you do not have the installation CD, then download the driver software for your printer from our website. Once the driver file is downloaded, run the file to install the driver software.
- Connect your printer to your computer using a wireless network or USB cable. On your computer, search and open Printers and Fax or Printers. In the Printers window, select the icon “Add a printer” and add your printer to the list. Load enough blank paper into the paper tray. Do not overfill the input tray as it might lead to a paper jam.
- Open HP Solution Center and click Settings. Choose Print Settings in the Settings window and then click Printer Toolbox. Click Align the Print Cartridges in the Printer Toolbox window and complete the alignment procedure. As a result, the printer will be calibrated, the cartridges will be aligned and the printer will print an alignment page.
How to download printer driver
- The driver setup disc will be provided along with your printer package. If you lose or misplace the disc you can download the printer driver from our website. For a Mac computer, the driver software can be downloaded from the Apple software update and for Windows computer, the driver can be downloaded from Windows update.
- The driver software should be synced to Windows Updates so that the software will be updated regularly. Please confirm if your printer is set to download the driver software automatically. If not manually download the software from our website. Choose your printer’s name in your system to configure the printer driver.
- Download the driver software from our website or install the same using the installation CD. Make sure that you configure the latest printer driver and software which is suitable for your printer. The driver software is always available on our website. Make sure that your printer has the latest version for better performance.
- Confirm that your computer is set to automatically download the driver. Select the Change device installation settings, click OK and select Save Changes. Connect your PC and printer with a USB cable or via your local network. Choose your printer connection type during the driver installation process.
- Select Windows Add a printer wizard to install the built-in printer driver. For Windows, the file type will be in .exe format. Follow the steps to install the driver correctly. Make sure that all the features of the application are installed. Make sure that your printer has the latest version of the driver for better performance.
- Select Easy Installation so that all the features will be installed. If you want to customize the installation, then select Custom Installation. When prompted, choose the connectivity type. You can choose between USB and wireless. After installing the driver, try to print a sample document to check the printer’s performance.
Replacing Ink cartridges
- Cartridges need to be replaced only when they are empty or if there is an issue with the print quality. You will be able to check the ink level from HP solution center. On your computer, open HP Solution Center and then click Estimated Ink Level. The application will display the ink level of all the cartridges. Make sure your printer and computer are connected when this is performed.
- After check the ink level, you will have to replace the low or empty cartridge. First, turn on the printer and open the ink cartridge access door. Locate the cartridge that is empty and try to uninstall it from the cartridge slot. You can also remove the other cartridge so that you can clean the cartridge contacts and printhead.
- Place the cartridges on a paper towel and then lift the printhead latch. Slowly remove the printhead from the carriage and place it on a paper towel. Use a paper towel and wipe away the excess ink from the cartridge. Place a stack of paper towels in a disposable container and pour warm filtered water into it. Now, place the printhead into the container.
- Soak the printhead for 10 minutes. The clogged ink in the printhead nozzles will dissolve. Now, remove the printhead from the container and place it on a paper towel. Wipe the copper contacts on the cartridge holder with a damp, lint-free cloth. After the printhead is dry, reinstall the printhead into the carriage.
- Unwrap a new cartridge from its package. Slowly insert the cartridge into the cartridge holder and then snap it into its place. Wipe the roller with a lint-free cloth and then close the cartridge access door. The ink will charge and the printer will try to align the cartridges. As a result, an alignment page will be printed from which the print quality can be evaluated.
- If the alignment does not print, then try to manually print the alignment page from the HP Solution Center. If it’s still not working, then check if the driver software is up-to-date-. make sure that the cartridge used is compatible with HP printer and it is genuine. If not, go to HP store and buy a standard cartridge that is compatible with your printer.
- Follow the same procedure to install the new cartridge. If the issue persists, uninstall the printer driver from your computer. Go to Control Panel and remove the HP software. Restart the computer. Go to our website and enter your printer’s model number. Download the correct and updated driver that suits your operating system. Try to print a test page.
Troubleshooting is a process of fixing a device’s issues by following a set of procedures. Though our machine seems to be working all fine there are times when they totally collapse and cause a delay in our print jobs. If we go through the user manual completely we will be able to perform the basic troubleshooting for any printer issue. You can also refer our online troubleshooting guide to fix advanced issues. Some of the common issues are discussed below:
a. Paper jam
- Use both hands to manually remove all jammed paper and bits of paper from the input tray. Shine a flashlight into the output tray to make sure no bits of paper remain inside. Raise the ink cartridge access door until it locks into place. The carriage will move to the ink cartridge access area. Disconnect the power cord.
- Shine a flashlight into the ink cartridge access area to make sure there is no paper debris. Make sure there are no bits of paper in the paper path. Close the ink cartridge access door. Reconnect the power cord. The printer should automatically power on. If it does not, then press the power button.
- Try to print a document.
b. Printing issues
- Go to troubleshooting options and enable Web Services. Web services have to be turned on at least for the duration of the printing. If you still are facing issues with connectivity, proceed to update your printer’s firmware. Go to your My Printers tab and check for a list of available printers. Remove them all and save the current one.
- Click the Windows button and then type Devices and Printers. Select Devices and Printers from the results. Check the icon and the name of your printer. The picture of your printer should not be gray. Right-click the icon of your printer and then select Set as default printer. Right-click your printer icon again, then click See what’s printing.