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09-26-2020 03:07 PM
I am a teacher who works at a public school. The WiFi that teachers use for personal devices requires you to sign in every time (like when you go to a hotel and have to login using credentials). This sign-in is not given as an option when connecting to a printer. I would like to find an Inkjet printer that can be connected via Ethernet to our network and allow Instant Ink to still function.
My current printer has no Ethernet port. I have to bring it home after Instant Ink blocks printing, connect to the internet at home, and bring it back to school until it is blocked again and i must repeat the process. It is maddening.
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09-27-2020 02:03 AM
You will find an ethernet port on select Officejet Pro or Envy Photo printers supporting Instant Ink and currently available in markets, here is a list of applicable models with an ethernet port:
- HP OfficeJet Pro 8020 Series
- HP OfficeJet Pro 8030 Series
- HP OfficeJet Pro 9010 Series
- HP OfficeJet Pro 9020 Series
- HP ENVY Photo 7850 Series
- HP ENVY Photo 7860 Series
I would also suggest making sure that as a public network, to check with the IT Managers of the school network, that internet connectivity with HP Instant Ink servers is not blocked in such a network environment, so you won't find yourself replacing the printer and then being unable to use it due to network policies of the network school.
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