HP 2540 series printer wifi password

HP 2540 series printer wifi password

Printers generally do not ask for a password. It happens only when it is connected to a wireless device. When the device is connected through the HP Wireless Direct printer, it prompts for a password. Follow the steps given below to obtain the HP 2540 series printer wifi password.

Steps to obtain HP Deskjet 2540 wireless direct password

  1. Touch the HP Wireless Direct icon on the printer’s control panel.
  2. Go to the Network Setup or Wireless settings and touch Wireless Direct to turn the connection on.
  3. Select On or On with security, to note the security passcode and touch Ok.
  4. Go to settings on your mobile and enable Wi-Fi and select your printer model.
  5. Type the security passcode on the printer’s control panel.
  6. Open photo or document that needs to be printed and tap Print on the App menu or Action menu.
  7. Select the HP Deskjet 2540 printer model from the available list of printers and then tap Print.
  8. After printing, reconnect the mobile to the existing wireless network.
hp 2540 series printer wifi password

How to type or obtain HP Deskjet 2540 wireless direct password from control panel

  • Switch On the printer and wait for some time till it gets ready. Go to the printer’s control panel menu and touch the HP Wireless Direct icon.
  • Otherwise, navigate to the Network Setup or Wireless settings menu and touch Wireless Direct icon, and then turn the connection on.
  • If you need a HP 2540 series printer wifi password when connected to the printer, select On or On with security option to obtain the password.
  • When the security password appears on the screen, note it down and then touch Ok.
  • Go to the Settings menu on your mobile device and turn your Wi-Fi On; it shows the list of available devices.
  • If your printer name is not found, make sure that it is within the range of your mobile device and if not, move your device and printer closer.
  • If needed, type the HP 2540 series printer wifi password from the control panel of the printer.
  • Click the photo or document that has to be printed, and finally click Print on the App menu or the Action menu on the screen.
  • Download the HP ePrint mobile app from Apple or Google play store if the app that you have does not support printing.
  • From the list of available printers in the menu, select your HP Deskjet 2540 printer and then tap the Print icon.
  • After printing is complete, reconnect the mobile device to the wireless network that you use regularly for HP 2540 series printer wifi password.
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