Hp Envy 4524 Printer Setup

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Hp Envy 4524 Printer Setup

Being an all-in-one printer, HP Envy 4524 has it all. The printer is limited only to certain functions, given the price range. It has a 100-sheet input tray with a built-in duplexer. It is more than enough for home use. It's easy to switch between plain and photo paper. The scanner glass is good for scanning and copying and the flatbed can also hold letter-size paper. The graphics and the quality of the photos are much better compared to other Envy printers.

Hp Envy 4524 Printer Setup

Contents to Unbox:

  • The HP Envy 4524 printer
  • Ink Cartridges
  • Power Cord
  • Printer Documentation
  • Print Media

Hardware Setup:

  • Unpack the HP Envy 4524 printer from the carton.
  • Place the printer on a flat surface; ensure that the printer is placed close to the computer for easy connection.
  • Remove the protective tapes surrounding the printer body; discard them.
  • Unpack the power cord from the sealed packaging.
  • Connect the power cord to the main power source and to the rear end of the HP Envy 4524 printer.
  • Now, remove the packaging material present inside the printer.
  • Turn on the printer.
  • You will find that the printhead comes to the optimal position.
  • Unpack the ink cartridges from the sealed packaging. Next, remove the protective tape from the bottom of the cartridge.
  • Confirm that the latch of the cartridge slot is open for both.
  • Now, place the ink cartridges into their color slots. Close the cartridge latch so it holds the cartridge in position.
  • Close the cartridge access door.
  • You have to pull the paper tray from the bottom of the printer.
  • Move the paper support guides to the sides inside the paper tray.
  • Have a paper stack ready in hand.
  • Adjust the paper to ensure that there are no issues while printing.
  • Once the paper media is placed, adjust the paper support guides in accordance with the edges of the paper.
  • Finally, just close the paper tray and insert it back into the printer.

Software Setup:

The software setup can be done with the HP Smart app.

  • Open the official HP support page for the HP Envy 4524 printer.
  • Click the Software, Drivers and Firmware tab on the page.
  • Click the Driver-Product Installation Software link.
  • Scroll down and click the Install button for HP Smart.
  • Based on the operating system you are using, either the Microsoft Store (Windows) or the App Store (Mac) page will open.
  • Run the installation for the HP Smart app.
  • Click the + printer option to add the HP Envy 4524 printer to HP Smart.
  • After adding the HP Envy 4524 printer to the HP Smart app, follow the on-screen commands; complete the full setup.
  • You can connect the HP Envy printer to the wireless network and complete other downloads if necessary.

HP ENVY 4524 DRIVER DOWNLOAD

The printer driver is essential if you want to perform tasks from your computer. You can download the printer driver easily from this page or from the official HP support page. Perform the installation and you are good to go. We have the steps to download the driver for Windows and Mac OS for you to have a better understanding.

HP ENVY 4524 DRIVER FOR MAC

  • Click the Driver Download button for Mac on this support page.
  • The driver will be downloaded immediately.
  • If you wish to download the driver from the official HP support page, you can do so.
  • Open the support page for HP Envy 4524.
  • Once the page opens, click the Software, Drivers and Firmware tab on the left page.
  • Click the Operating System drop-down list and select Mac.
  • Select the version and click the Change button.
  • Under the Driver-Product Installation Software section, click the Install button for HP Smart.
  • Now, the Apple Store page will open with HP Smart recommendations.
  • Click the Get button.

HP ENVY 4524 DRIVER FOR WINDOWS 10

  • On this very page, click the Driver Download button.
  • The download will begin immediately and will be saved in your computer's Downloads section.
  • You can also download the printer driver for your computer from the official HP support page.
  • Open the HP support page for the HP Envy 4524 printer.
  • Click the Software, Drivers and Firmware tab.
  • If you are using a Windows-supported computer, there is a high chance the support page detects the OS.
  • If not, click the Choose a different OS option and select Windows 10.
  • Expand the Driver-Product Installation Software option.
  • Click the Install button for Install HP Smart and add your printer.
  • The page will be redirected to the Microsoft Support page.
  • Click the Install button.

HP ENVY 4524 MANUAL

  • Click the Download button under the Manual section, and the download will happen within seconds.
  • You can also download and have the Manual from the Official HP Support page.
  • Open the Support page for the HP printer.
  • Click the Manuals tab.
  • Select the PDF manual of your choice.
  • The PDF Manual document will open in a new tab.
  • Move the cursor to the top-right corner and click the Download button.

HP ENVY 4524 WIRELESS SETUP

The HP Envy 4524 printer supports wireless printing. With the help of the easy Wi-Fi Protected Setup, it's possible. Ensure that you have a router that is enabled with the WPS button.

Hp Envy 4500 Wireless Setup
  • Press the Wireless icon on your printer display.
  • Select Settings.
  • Touch the Wireless Protected Setup option.
  • Within the next couple of minutes, press the WPS button on the router.
  • Wait for the connection to establish and the printer will eventually be connected to the wireless network.

You can test the wireless connection with the following steps.

  • Ensure that the printer is loaded with paper.
  • Press Wireless.
  • Select Settings.
  • Tap Print Reports > Wireless Test Report.

HP ENVY 4524 SCANNER SETUP

To perform a scan, you need to know where you can place the originals on the HP Envy 4524 printer.

  • Ensure that the HP printer is turned on.
  • Lift the scanner lid.
  • Ensure that the scanner glass is clean from dust.
  • Place the document on the scanner glass with the printable side facing downwards.
  • Close the scanner lid.
  • To perform a simple scan from the printer control panel, load the document on the scanner glass.
  • Touch Scan.
  • Select the computer that is connected to the printer.
  • Choose the format of the scan and press OK.

HP ENVY 4524 SCAN TO COMPUTER

  • Open the HP Smart app or download it from the official HP support page for the HP Envy printer.
  • Click the Scan tab in the HP Smart app.
  • Click Get Started.
  • Click the Scanner tab.
  • Select the Settings icon and make changes based on your scan preferences.
  • Click the Scan button at the bottom of the screen.
  • You will see a preview of the original document in HP Smart.
  • Click the Apply button.

HP ENVY 4524 SCAN TO IPAD

Scanning to an iPad is easy. Before proceeding, ensure that the HP Envy printer is connected to the same wireless network as the iPad.

  • Open App Store on your iPad.
  • Search for HP Smart.
  • Once the HP Smart page opens, tap the Get button.
  • Search for the HP Envy printer that is connected to the same wireless network as your iPad.
  • Place the document(s) on your HP Envy printer.
  • Select the Scan tab on your HP Smart app.
  • Follow the commands on your iPad screen and complete the scan.

HP ENVY 4524 SCAN TO EMAIL

  • Load the original document you want to scan on the scanner glass of the HP Envy 4524 printer.
  • Open the HP printer software.
  • Under the Print & Scan tab, select Scan.
  • Click Scan a Document or Photo.
  • Select the format of the scan (Email as PDF or Email as JPEG) under the Scan Shortcuts section.
  • Click the Scan button.

HP ENVY 4524 TROUBLESHOOTING

Despite the great features the HP Envy 4524 printer has, there will come a scenario where the printer will go through some issues. And to be honest, there is no such thing as unsolvable issues. Here are some problems you might face while printing or scanning with the printer. The steps to troubleshoot the issue are also mentioned.

Restart Print Spooler service (Windows)

  • Open the Run command (Windows key + R).
  • Type services.msc in the Run command field and press the Enter button.
  • The Windows Services window will now open.
  • Locate the Print Spooler service.
  • Double-click and select the General tab.
  • Under Service Status, click the Start button.

Disable the Use Printer Offline option

  • Open the Control Panel window.
  • Select Devices and Printers.
  • Select the HP Envy 4524 printer from the printer(s) list.
  • Perform a right-click and select See what's printing.
  • Click the Printer tab.
  • Click the checkbox to disable the Use Printer Offline option.

Resolving a problem like printing blank pages can be tricky. With the help of the configuration of settings on your computer, you can resolve the issue.

  • Open Devices and Printers (Control Panel).
  • Select and do a right-click on the HP Envy 4524 printer.
  • Click Printer Preferences.
  • Click the Maintenance tab.
  • Select Extended Settings.
  • Click the checkbox to disable the Skip Blank page option.
  • Click the OK button.

When you suddenly notice the HP Envy 4500 printer printing blank pages, it means that the printer has run out of ink. The best solution is to replace the ink cartridges.

Fix 1: Replace Ink Cartridge

The problem could be because of the black ink cartridge.

  • Ensure that the printer is turned on.
  • Open the cartridge access door.
  • Open the latch for the black ink cartridge.
  • Remove the black ink cartridge from the slot and keep it aside.
  • Open the new black ink cartridge from the sealed packaging.
  • Remove the protective tape from the cartridge and discard it.
  • Place the cartridge into the black ink slot and close the latch.
  • Close the cartridge access door.

Fix 2: Download HP Print and Scan Doctor

The HP Print and Scan Doctor utility is one of the best tools for HP printers and can easily troubleshoot the issue right out the window.

  • Once the tool download is complete, run the HPPSdr.exe file.
  • Open the HP Doctor application and click the Start button.
  • Add the HP Envy printer to the utility.
  • Depending on the problem, choose the appropriate option in the utility.
  • Fix the issue.
  • Once resolved, you will see a green checkmark indicating that the printer has passed the test.