HP Envy 5055 Setup

Envy 5055 Setup


  • After unboxing the printer, discard the packaging of the printer. 
  • Remove all the tapes from the printer.
  • Lift the ink cartridge access door and pull out the tapes from inside.
  • Then, close the cartridge access door.

Power On:

  • Use the power cord to connect the printer to the wall socket.
  • Press the printer’s power button to turn it on.
  • Now, set the language and region on the control panel.

Insert ink cartridges:

  • Mount the cartridge access door and wait till the printhead stops at a position.
  • Unpack the ink cartridge and take off the protective films on it.
  • Open the ink cartridge slot lid, and push the ink cartridge down until it locks in a position. 
  • Install all the ink cartridges in the same way.
  • Close the access door.

Load paper:

  • Unfold the input tray door and then draw the tray outwards.
  • Shift the paper guides to the paper size you are using.
  • Lay down the paper on the tray having the print side facing down.
  • Move the paper guides to the paper edges to hold the papers, but do not make it tight.
  • Extend the output tray extender.

To align the ink cartridges:

  • Open the scanner lid and keep the alignment page on the scanner glass.
  • Adjust the paper according to the guides on the glass.
  • Now, lower the scanner lid and press OK on the control panel to start aligning.
  • Press the OK button.

HP Envy 5055 Mac Setup

  • Connect the printer and your mobile device or computer to the same network.
  • Download the HP smart app from the support website of the printer on your Mac device.
  • Launch the app and choose the corresponding printer option.
  • On the home screen, click on your printer model.

HP Envy 5055 Driver

The printer drivers are available on the installation disc and on the manufacturer's site. The printer driver software can be downloaded for Android, iOS, macOS, and Windows operating systems.

HP Envy 5055 Printer Driver Download

  • Go to the official website of the printer from your browser.
  • Find your printer device and choose your operating system from the given menu.
  • Download the driver software and the HP Smart app provided on the page.

HP Envy 5055 Manual

  • The printed copy of manuals is provided along with the newly purchased printer.
  • You can download the Manuals in the PDF format from the printer’s website in different languages.

HP Envy 5055 App

The HP Smart app helps in managing the printer operations from your mobile device and computer. It is supported on Android, iOS, and Windows 10 devices.

HP Envy 5055 Wireless Setup

  • Keep the Wi-Fi network-enabled and write down the network name & password.
  • The computer and your printer should be connected to this network.

Using the printer control panel:

  • Press the Wireless icon on the printer home screen.
  • Tap on the Settings menu and then select 'Wireless Setup Wizard.'
  • Now, follow the printer display directions to complete the setup.
  • You need to configure the printer for the wireless setup on your computer.

Using HP Smart app:

  • This app is available on Android, iOS, and Windows mobile devices.
  • Download the app on your mobile from the app store or chrome store.
  • Next, switch on the Bluetooth on your iOS or Android device.
  • Launch the Smart app, touch the menu ‘Setup a new printer’ and then continue with the procedure.
  • If it is an iOS device, select the menu ‘Add a printer’ after opening the app, and proceed.

How to Connect HP Envy 5055 Printer to Computer

Wired (USB) connection:

  • After setting up the printer, proceed to install the printer driver.
  • During the installation, select the USB connection type when prompted. Use a USB cable to connect the printer to the computer.
  • Once the installation is complete, you can start performing printer functions from your computer over the USB connection.

Wireless connection:

  • See that the printer software is installed on the computer.
  • Switch on the Wi-Fi Direct service on your computer.
  • Turn on the printer, select the Wi-Fi Direct menu from the printer display.
  • Press on Settings and enable the Wi-Fi Direct option.
  • nter the password for Wi-Fi direct connection.

How to Connect HP Envy 5055 to Mac

  • See that the computer is connected to the Wi-Fi network.
  • Download the printer software from the support website of the printer.
  • In the Downloads folder, open the Easy Start file on your Mac device.
  • The setup window appears, tick the checkbox to accept the license agreement and privacy statement. 
  • Check the printer setup and click Continue.
  • Then, choose the printer device from the given menu.
  • Confirm the wireless network; if the network is not visible, click ‘Join’ to link the printer to your Mac device. 
  • Allow Easy Start to access your HP Wireless key. If not, you have to enter the network information manually.
  • Follow the on-screen instructions to connect your Mac to the printer wirelessly. 
  • Print a test page to verify whether the settings are correct.