HP LaserJet M856x Setup

Laserjet M856X Setup

The HP LaserJet M856x printer can print in black and color and can achieve a monthly duty cycle of 250,000 pages. The setup process is simple, but one needs to be careful due to the physical characteristics of the printer.

  • First, unpack the printer from the box and verify the contents of the box to match your printer’s specifications.
  • Take the toner cartridges, user manual, power cord, warranty cards, and driver installation disc from the package and keep them safe for future usage. 
  • Remove all the protective tapes and covers on the HP LaserJet M856x printer.
  • Open the front door and load the ink cartridges after removing the orange protective shield.
  • Make sure not to touch the developer roller on the ink cartridge to avoid print quality problems.
  • Pull out the paper tray and remove the packing materials.
  • Load some plain paper and adjust the paper guides.
  • Stabilize the printer with stabilizing feet that comes with the product package.
  • Connect the power cord to the electrical outlet and turn on the printer.
  • Navigate to the printer control panel and enable the USB port from the settings.
  • Wait until the software installation completes to connect your HP printer to the computer.
  • You can get the reports of the firmware update, network status, and configuration information from the printer.
  • Download the latest firmware from the official site if you find that the firmware is outdated from the firmware report.
  • Proceed with the driver installation for the HP LaserJet M856x printer on your desktop. 
  • Finally, perform a print on the HP printer to verify the printer functions.

HP Laserjet M856X Driver

The driver software for the HP LaserJet M856x printer is the communication bridge between the HP printer and the computer. The driver software is responsible for all the functions carried out on the HP printer from the desktop.A driver installation disc is provided along with the product in the package, or you can download the driver for the HP LaserJet M856x printer by accessing the Driver Download button available on this page.

HP Laserjet M856X Driver Download

  • You can download the driver software for HP LaserJet M856x from the manufacturer's site.
  • Before downloading the driver, choose your desired language and OS version to download the correct software.
  • The release date, version, and size of the downloading file are available on the manufacturer's page itself.
  • You can download the file directly, or get an email link to download the data based on your wish. 
  • The driver file will be in the .exe or .zip file format for Windows.
  • After downloading the driver, run the Setup Wizard to complete the driver installation process.
  • Carry out the on-screen prompts to complete the process without any trouble.
  • If you have difficulties in downloading the driver, contact our technical support by clicking the Call button available on this page.

HP Laserjet M856X Manual

The User guide manual for HP LaserJet M856x printer is supplied along with the product during the first time of purchase. The manual is an essential product to refer to the information regarding the HP printer setup and troubleshooting methods. You can download the manual from the official site if the manual is unavailable from the package. The manuals are available only in the PDF file format for downloading. UsePDF reader to open the downloaded manual and refer to the information regarding your queries on how to use the printer functions.

HP Laserjet M856X Wireless Setup

Carry out these steps to set up your HP LaserJet M856x printer with wireless connection:

  • Turn on the printer machine and complete all the hardware connections regarding the user guide manual.
  • Ensure that the basic setups are executed appropriately before performing the wireless setup.
  • Check whether the papers are loaded in the paper tray, and the driver software is installed correctly on the desktop.
  • Connect your desktop with the Wi-Fi router or access point and place the router near to the device to avoid unnecessary traffics.
  • Navigate to the control panel of the HP printer to access Wireless Setup Wizard.
  • Tap Network --> Wireless Setup Wizard and choose your Wireless network name from the displayed list.
  • Type your Network Key or WPA password of the wireless network.
  • You can refer to the SSID and WEP key printed on the label at the backside of your Wi-Fi router. 
  • Tap the Network Status to print the wireless network report and verify the connection details.
  • Now, run the driver installation setup on your desktop.
  • Read the Software End User License Agreement and select the 'I have reviewed and accepted the agreements and settings' checkbox.
  • Click Continue to proceed with the driver installation process.
  • Choose your printer model and click on the Continue button.
  • Select the Wireless network option and click Continue.
  • Click on the Laserjet printer option and select 'Printer with a touchscreen control panel.' 
  • Check the wireless network information displayed in the Wireless network Setup window.
  • Choose the Full software and Driver(Recommended) option and click on the Continue button.
  • Now, follow the on-screen commands and complete the wireless setup for the HP LaserJet M856x printer

HP Laserjet M856X Print Setup

The setup process to print the document on the HP LaserJet M856 printer is a very simple method.Follow these steps to set up your HP printer for printing a document:

  • Open the file you wish to print and click on the print option from the menu bar.
  • Alternatively, you can press Ctrl + P to print the pages.
  • Choose your printer name from the displayed list and access the properties to change the settings on the printer driver.
  • Verify the printer settings such as paper orientation, paper size, paper source, and paper type on the Paper Quality window.
  • Select the number of copies in the Print dialogue box and click on the Print button.
  • Make sure that the papers are loaded in the paper tray, and the printer is turned on with proper hardware and software connections.

HP Laserjet M856X Troubleshooting

Troubleshooting the HP LaserJet M856x printer issues is very simple if you follow the right troubleshooting steps. If you are using Windows on your computer, you can make use of the HP Print and Scan Doctor tool to diagnose the printer issues.You can easily resolve the print quality issues, printing problems, and connection errors using simple troubleshooting steps.If you have difficulties in resolving the problems with the HP LaserJet M856x printer, contact our technical experts.