How to fix hp envy 7640 printer offline windows 10 problem?
When the HP Envy Printer shows that it is offline, it means printer is not communicating with the computer, leading to printer offline issue. HP Envy 7640 Printer Offline windows 10 is one of the common errors that you can encounter during the printer setup. There are different types of troubleshooting choices available to fix HP Envy 7640 printer offline issue.
Firstly Check wireless or Network connection of the printerReset the HP Envy 7640 printer first, then check the status of the printer. You could also check if the printing job of the printer is lined up in the queue or if the printer is idle. The connection is normally restored when you restart or reset the HP printer. You may also have to check the wireless and wired connections and the HP Envy 7640 printer’s connectivity and configuration to the wireless network.
Run the HP Scan and Doctor Tool
The HP Scan and Doctor is a free tool that is available on the HP website which can easily help users to troubleshoot any printer issues. If the HP Scan and Doctor is not built-in with your HP printer model, you can always download it from the HP website or visit HP Scan and Doctor. This HP Scan and Doctor tool automatically scans and helps resolving the HP Envy 7640 printer offline windows 10 issue easily. Besides printing, the HP Scan and Doctor also fixes any impending scanning issues.
Re-installation of the HP Envy 7640 printer SoftwareAs another alternative, you could always uninstall and reinstall the HP Envy 7640 Printer software on your PC or laptop. First, uninstall it on your computer from the device menu by right clicking and completely removing it from your computer. After that restart your computer which will remove all the temporary files of the software.Then use the HP Printer Setup process to upload the software again. Reinstalling might also solve the HP Envy 7645 offline windows 10 issue.
Update Your Windows 10 (for Windows 10 users)For Microsoft users who have upgraded their operating system to Windows 10 version, you might face issues with the HP Envy 7640 printer connection. In that case, you have to refer to Microsoft’s bug fixer release to solve the ‘HP printer offline’ problem. There is an exclusive update called KB3147458 is available for the windows 10 users. To know more about this windows 10 bug release version, reach out to us for HP Envy 7640 printer offline windows 10 issue.
Choose HP Envy 7640 the Default PrinterThe default HP printer driver gets changed to another driver with a very similar name. Such printer name change may also cause confusion for computer and may put the printer to an offline status. Follow these simple steps to keep your HP printer device selected as the default.
- Power off the HP printer and switch it on, and ensure that your printer is in a ready state.
- Find and choose the icon of the HP Envy 7640 printer which had originally been installed.
- In case, if a color or a grey icon is displayed on the computer screen without a green checkmark, right-click on the same icon.
- Choose your HP Envy 7640 printer as the Default Printer.
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