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Nessa70
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WiFi printer with mobile WiFi

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HP ENVY 5032 All-in-One Wireless Inkjet Printer

I have bought my daughter this printer who is at university I have one at home easy to set up and print. 

 

The problem is I can’t connect it to the WiFi in her uni halls. I have suggested she contacts IT support to see if this can be done securely. 

 

I did think about getting a pay as you go wifi mobile data device. Would this work if I contacted her Laptop, IPad, IPhone and printer to the same device when printing is required? 

 

Any suggestion please. Thanks. 

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@Nessa70

 

A warm welcome to HP Support Community!

University WiFi will have several IT restrictions and WiFi hotspots wont offer a stable connection. I would recommend using WiFi direct. WiFi direct will allow us to easily connect printer to other devices without requiring a wireless access point. You may use the steps available in this document to setup WiFi direct printing.

 

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