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My printer is showing offline

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Printer reads offline and it was printing at an earlier date.  Please advise.

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@Khalil1221, Welcome to the HP Support Community!

 

I understand you are not able to print from your iOS device. Let us try these steps:

 

Restart the wireless router, the printer, and the iOS device.

 

  • Make sure the printer and the iOS device are connected to the same wireless network.
  • If you have a Dual-band router and both 2.4GHz and 5GHz networks share the same name/SSID, the printer will not be able to connect to the network. In this case, contact your Internet service provider to assign different names to both the networks.
  • Also, check with your Internet service provider if your router is able to forward 'Bonjour packets'.
  • Bonjour locates devices such as printers, other computers, and the services that those devices offer on a local network using multicast Domain Name System (mDNS) service records. The software comes built-in with Apple's macOS and iOS operating systems.

Try printing. Kindly refer to - Printing from an iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch

 

Hope this helps! Keep me posted. 

 

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