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New printer. Set up wi-fi now want to set up USB

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HP LaserJet Pro MFP M148-M149
Microsoft Windows 10 (32-bit)

Hi,

Just unpacked new printer. Set up for wi-fi connection. Now want to set up for USB. Directions say  to "follow the onscreen instructions and when prompted select a connection type". I went back through the download process and was never "prompted". How do I get to use a USB cable after setting printer up for wi-fi? Help please.

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@k8Gee

 

Welcome to the HP support community.

 

Perform root level uninstallation to remove all the printer related software's.

  • In Windows, search for and open Programs and Features.
  • Select your HP printer.
  • Select Uninstall.
  • In Windows, search for and open Devices and Printers.
  • In the Devices and Printers window look for your HP Printer. If you see it listed, right-click on it and choose "Delete" or "Remove Device.”
  • Open up the run command with the "Windows Key + R" key combo.
  • Type printui.exe /s and click OK.
  • Click on Drivers tab.
  • Look for HP Printer driver. If you see it click on it and click Remove at the bottom.
  • Select OK.
  • Remove all instances of the same.
  • Select Apply and OK on the Print Server Properties windows.
  • Close Devices and Printers. 
  • Restart the PC again.

Download and install printer full feature driver

Click here to download the driver.

(Note: Don't connect the USB cable in until prompted during the install.)

 

You can also refer this HP document for more assistance:- Click here

 

I hope that helps.

To thank me for my efforts to help you, please mark my post as an accepted solution so that it benefits several others.

Cheers.

Sandytechy20
I am an HP Employee

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