Print with the HP Print Service Plugin

The HP Print Service Plugin enables printing from your Android device to your HP printer over a Wi-Fi network, or using the Wi-Fi Direct connection for printers that support that connection type.

Step 1: Check the requirements

Before installing the HP Print Service Plugin, make sure the printer and your Android device meet the following requirements:
  • The printer hardware is set up.
  • The printer is connected to the same wireless network as your Android device, or Wi-Fi Direct is enabled on your printer and your Android device.
  • You have an Android device running OS 4.0 or later.

Step 2: Install and turn on the HP Print Service Plugin

Install or update the HP Print Service Plugin from the Google Play Store, and then make sure the plugin is turned on.
 NOTE:
Menus, icons, and the location of the print settings vary depending on Android version and device manufacturer.
  1. On your Android device, install or update the HP Print Service Plugin app (in English) from the Google Play Store.
  2. Once the installation or update is complete, choose a method to turn on the HP Print Service Plugin:
     NOTE:
    On Android devices with 7.0 (Nougat), the HP Print Plugin is turned on automatically after installation. Skip to the step to Print with the HP Print Service Plugin.
    • If this is the first time you installed the HP Print Service Plugin, swipe down the home screen to display the notification dashboard, and then find HP Inc. service installed.
      Figure : Example of HP Inc. service installed

      Example of HP Inc. service installed

    • If you updated the HP Print Service Plugin, tap Settings , tap More, More networks, More settings, or NFC and sharing, and then tap Print or Printing.
      Figure : Example of HP Inc.
      Example of HP Inc.

      Example of HP Inc.

  3. Tap HP Inc. service installed or HP Inc., and then tap On.
  4. Turn off any other print service plugins, if necessary.
Your Android device is now ready to print using the HP Print Service Plugin.