This article is about the process of setting up the hp sprocket printer and the HP sprocket app with your Android devices.
What is HP Sprocket printer?
The hp sprocket printer is the portable printer which is used to print photos from your Android devices easily. By connecting this sprocket printer to your Android and iOS devices you can print your photos with perfect quality and clarity. For that, you need to know how to setup hp sprocket printer?
Steps To Setup HP SPRocket Printer
In this topic, we are going to see the simple and easy way to setup hp sprocket printer. The various steps involved in this process remove the packaging of the printer, connect your printer and the android devices, load the photo paper, and finally calibrate the printer. Now we can see these steps in detail.
Remove the printer from the box: If you are new to this process, remove the plastic materials from the printer which you have brought.
Connecting the devices: In order to connect your printer and mobile devices, install the HP sprocket app on your mobile. To install the App follow the instructions given below:
Go the webpage of the HP Sprocket and follow the instructions given the screen to download the application.
After installing the app, connect the printer and devices using the Bluetooth connection.
Now, turn ON the printer.
To connect open the Bluetooth settings menu and then select your printer from the list of available devices.
From the list of available devices check for the HP sprocket.
If the printer is listed there select and then proceed to the next step.
If the printer is not listed, click on the scan or search button on your mobile device and then select your printer.
Then you need to load HP sprocket photo paper: Load the photo paper on the input tray of the printer with the size 5.0 X 7.6 cm. To load the photo paper follow the steps given below:
Turn OFF the printer.
Slide the top cover of the HP sprocket printer to remove it and set it aside.
In the input, tray loads up to 10 sheets of photo paper along with the blue smart sheet. You should load the paper in such a way that the blue smart sheet is at the bottom of the stack and the bar code facing downwards and the papers with hp logos facing downwards.
You should keep the smart sheet until you have printed all the papers and after printing the photos remove it.
Then you need to place the top cover of the printer properly which you have removed. And you have to make sure that the top cover is placed firmly.
After setting all the above materials properly on the printer. Turn ON the printer.
Finally, you need to calibrate the printer: Now its time to print the photos from the mobile devices.
Send the photos to the printer which you need to print with the smart sheet, by following the steps given below.
Turn ON your mobile devices and open the HP sprocket app.
On the home screen of the hp sprocket app, select the photo icon and then follow the on-screen instructions to allow the HP sprocket app to access the camera and photos in your mobile.
After that select the photo that you need to print.
The print preview screen appears on the screen of the mobile, then click on the edit button to edit the appearance of the photo, add the text, stickers, and apply filters.
After editing, select the check mark icon which is present on the screen to save the changes that you have made on the photo.
Click on the print icon. After clicking the icon a message sending to sprocket printer displayed on the screen.
Wait for some time to complete the print the printing process. Once the process of printing your photos are completed, remove the smart sheets that you have inserted in the input tray.
After completing all the above steps for setup hp sprocket printer correctly, you can easily print your pictures with good clarity using the HP sprocket printer. In case you are facing any issues while downloading the application or setting up the app.
Fix Common Issue While Using Hp Sprocket Printer
In this topic, we can see some of the common issues you can solve it easily during the process of setting up the HP sprocket printer.
Printer turns off issue: In this case, you need to open the sprocket app in your mobile phone and in then select the menu option. In that disable the turn OFF option and change the time limit to turn OFF the printer.
If the printer is not properly working, then it may be less charge. Then charge it using the application on your mobile phone.
Ensure that the photo paper is loaded on the input tray for printing your photos.
Make sure that the Bluetooth on your phone is turned ON and paired with your printer.
Place the printer and the mobile devices in the short distance. Because you will face some problems while you are printing the photos.
Reset the printer to solve issues of the printing problems of the hp sprocket printer.
After trying all these steps, still, you are facing the problem while printing your photos you can directly get the assistance or guidance by EASY PRINTER SUPPORT Technicians. I hope that after reading this article you will be clear about the process of setting up the hp sprocket printer and how to solve the simpler issues you will face during this process. Hence sprocket printer is best to print your photos easily at anywhere and anytime.