Hp Envy 6055 Printer Setup

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Hp Envy 6055 Printer Setup

HP Envy 6055 is an all-in-one printer that is designed to make the print, scan, or copy operations simple and easy tasks to perform. Using this multi-functional printer, you can print, scan, or copy documents easily and quickly. The best thing is that it is easy to set up.

Hp Envy 6055 Printer Setup

Unpacking and setting up the HP Envy 6055 printer for the first time

  • To set up your new HP Envy 6055 printer, first, you have to unpack it completely.
  • Remove all the packing tapes and foreign materials from the printer.
  • Place the unpacked printer on a neat surface.
  • Using the power cord, connect the printer to an active electrical outlet.
  • Now, your printer will turn on automatically.
  • In case the printer fails to turn on, press the Power button on its control panel.
  • Wait for the printer to become stable.
  • Meanwhile, download and install the HP Smart app on your Windows or Mac computer.
  • Once your printer becomes stable, launch the app on the computer.
  • Click the Add a New Printer option or the plus icon.
  • If prompted, sign in or create an HP account.
  • Connect your HP Envy 6055 printer to the computer by following the rest of the instructions displayed on the screen.
  • After connecting the printer to your computer, perform the remaining steps of the setup.
  • Loading paper: Open the input tray. Move the width guides of the tray to the outermost position. Fan and load a stack of paper in the tray. Close the input tray and open the output tray.
  • Installing the ink cartridges: Raise the ink cartridge access door of your printer. Unpack and install the ink cartridges into their slots. Lower the access door.
  • Aligning the printer: After loading paper and installing the ink cartridges, the printer will start to print the alignment page automatically. As soon as the page is printed, scan it using your printer’s scanner glass to complete the printer setup.


  • Go to HP's official support page.
  • Select Printers. Type your printer model in the given field and tap the Enter button on your computer keyboard.
  • Click the Drivers, Software and Firmware tab followed by GO.
  • Choose your OS type from the drop-down menu if necessary.
  • Select the printer driver that you need and click the Download button.


The HP Envy 6055 printer manual contains all the information starting from the “printer parts overview” to the troubleshooting. During the purchase of the product, a hard copy of the manual is provided. In case the manual is not provided, or you have lost it, download the soft copy of it from the printer’s support page.

  • On the HP Envy 6055 printer’s support page, click Manuals.
  • Select the manual that you need from the list.
  • Click the Download button.
  • Now, the soft copy of the HP Envy 6055 printer’s manual will start to download on your computer.


Wireless setup using the Push method of WPS

Before you begin the Wi-Fi setup, ensure the following:

  • Your HP Envy 6055 printer’s hardware setup is completed.
  • The access point or Wi-Fi router that you’re using has the WPS button.
  • You have the HP Smart app installed on your computer.
Hp Envy 4500 Wireless Setup

Connecting your printer to the Wi-Fi network

  • Initiate the WPS Push Button method on your printer by holding down the Wi-Fi and Power buttons at the same time.
  • Once the printer’s edge lights in purple, release the buttons and press the WPS button on your access point or router.
  • Now, your printer will try to connect to the Wi-Fi network that is available within its range.
  • Once it is connected, the outside edge of your printer glows in purple.
  • Now, connect your Windows or Mac computer to the same network and launch the HP Smart app on it.
  • Click the Add a New printer button.
  • Complete the Wi-Fi setup on your printer by following the rest of the instructions displayed on the app screen.


  • Initially, install the HP printer software or the HP Smart app on your computer and connect the printer to it.
  • Next, get the original document that you want to scan.
  • You can make use of the HP Smart app to scan a document from your smartphone, Windows 10, or macOS device.
  • To scan a document and save its copy to a computer over a network connection, first enable the “scan to a computer” feature on your printer. If you have connected the printer to your computer over a USB cable connection, this feature is enabled by default.

Enabling the scan to a computer (Windows)

  • On your Windows computer, open the HP printer software.
  • Select Scan > Manage Scan to Computer > Enable.


  • Initially, connect your HP Envy 6055 printer to the Mac computer using the USB cable if they are not connected together.
  • Next, on the scanner glass of the printer, load the original document with its print-side facing down.
  • Open the HP software on your computer.
  • Click the Scan tab.
  • Configure the scan setting as per your preferences.
  • Finally, click the Scan button.
  • Now, your printer will scan and save the placed document on your Mac computer.


Scanning a document or photo from HP printer software (Windows)

  • On your printer’s scanner glass, load the original document.
  • Launch the HP printer software on your computer.
  • Click Scan > Scan a Document or Photo.
  • Go to the Scan Shortcuts section.
  • Click the Email as PDF or Email as JPEG option.
  • Configure the scan settings and click the Scan button.


Learn how to fix the HP Envy 6055 printer issues, such as “offline,” “not connecting to Wi-Fi,” “scanner issues,” etc. in the below section. Click the Call Us or Call button provided on this page to get advanced technical support in resolving the same.

If your HP Envy 6055 printer is not responding and its status is displayed as offline, then update its firmware (if available).

  • Turn on your HP Envy 6055 printer if it is turned off.
  • Now, unplug the printer’s power cord when it is still turned on.
  • Leave the printer to cool for 60 seconds.
  • After waiting for 1 minute, reconnect the cord and turn on your printer.
  • Now, update your printer firmware and check whether the offline issue is resolved or not by printing a test page.
  • Initially, make sure that the wireless router or access point that you’re using for the Wi-Fi setup is turned on.
  • Next, place the printer close to the access point or router if it is placed so far.
  • Ensure that you're using the network that meets the requirements of the printer.
  • Disable the firewall or security software temporarily.
  • As the first step of troubleshooting, check if the black ink cartridge is installed properly in its slot. If not, remove and reinstall it.
  • Check the estimated ink level of the cartridge. To do so, open the HP printer software and click the Estimated levels option.
  • If you find the ink cartridge level is low or empty, replace it with a new one and then check whether the printer not printing in black issue is resolved or not.

Contact us if you encounter this issue even after replacing the empty or low ink cartridge.

  • If your printer’s scanner is not working when using the Windows OS-based computer, use the HP Print and Scan Doctor tool to fix it.
  • Similarly, if you’re facing this issue when using the Mac computer, then reset the print system and check whether the scanner is working or not.
  • Check if your printer driver is up-to-date or not. If not, update the printer driver.
  • Connect your HP Envy printer to the Mac or Windows computer if they are not connected together.
  • Check the estimated ink levels of your HP printer cartridges and replace them if necessary.
  • Make sure that you have loaded the media type that is recommended by the printer manufacturer.
  • Select the Skip Blank Pages option if your document has blank pages.
  • Reset the printer settings if necessary.