• ×
    Information
    Windows update impacting certain printer icons and names. Microsoft is working on a solution.
    Click here to learn more
    Information
    Need Windows 11 help?
    Check documents on compatibility, FAQs, upgrade information and available fixes.
    Windows 11 Support Center.
  • post a message
  • ×
    Information
    Windows update impacting certain printer icons and names. Microsoft is working on a solution.
    Click here to learn more
    Information
    Need Windows 11 help?
    Check documents on compatibility, FAQs, upgrade information and available fixes.
    Windows 11 Support Center.
  • post a message
Guidelines
Any failures related to Hotkey UWP service? Click here for tips.
Check out our WINDOWS 11 Support Center info about: OPTIMIZATION, KNOWN ISSUES, FAQs, VIDEOS AND MORE.
HP Recommended
Inkjet 8720
Microsoft Windows 10 (64-bit)
I have my printer connected to my desktop computer with a cable. Now I am getting messages that I need to connect it wirelessly. Can I use BOTH wireless and cable connections? I connected it with a cable because it frequently went offline. Also, I would like a link for instructions to set up a network. I have an HP laptop, desktop and printer.
1 ACCEPTED SOLUTION

Accepted Solutions
HP Recommended

@jewettjc 

 

Yes, you can connect both USB and wireless. You can use USB for 1 computer and use computer a print server and wireless for many others

 

Regards.

BH
***
**Click the KUDOS thumb up on the left to say 'Thanks'**
Make it easier for other people to find solutions by marking a Reply 'Accept as Solution' if it solves your problem.




View solution in original post

1 REPLY 1
HP Recommended

@jewettjc 

 

Yes, you can connect both USB and wireless. You can use USB for 1 computer and use computer a print server and wireless for many others

 

Regards.

BH
***
**Click the KUDOS thumb up on the left to say 'Thanks'**
Make it easier for other people to find solutions by marking a Reply 'Accept as Solution' if it solves your problem.




† The opinions expressed above are the personal opinions of the authors, not of HP. By using this site, you accept the <a href="https://www8.hp.com/us/en/terms-of-use.html" class="udrlinesmall">Terms of Use</a> and <a href="/t5/custom/page/page-id/hp.rulespage" class="udrlinesmall"> Rules of Participation</a>.