A printer should be unpacked and set up properly before it is used for printing or scanning. Your printer’s setup process is also straightforward to perform. Begin the setup process from unpacking if you’re setting up a new printer.
If you are setting up an already used (second-hand) printer, restore its settings to their defaults and then begin the setup. On this page, we’ve shown you how to perform the HP Envy 5642 setup for the first time.