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Trying to connect Wireless printer

I'm trying to connect HPD7460 printer using wireless connection (802.11b or g). I key in the WEP key and connection fails. I THINK the BT/2Wire router (2700HGV?) is firewalling the hardware. How do I get the printer connected wirelessly?

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  • PaulWeston Aug 07, 2008

    Nothing happens at all - no printing, no connection nothing.

  • livmom Aug 09, 2008

    I have the same issue with hp 2510. I plug in the network cable as per instructions - it recognizes printer on network, but when I try to put in wireless settings; it won't recognize. I am putting in the correct network id & WEP keys.

  • McCaulRef Nov 25, 2008

    I cannot connect my HP C7280 wireless printer either. BT tell me it is the printer and not the 2700HGV Router at fault. I took the printer home and it connected without issue to my Orange Livebox.



    Any suggestions?



    Thanks

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Will it connect without security. Try it out and let me know what you get.

Posted on Aug 06, 2008

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    Javier Ponce de LEon Aug 08, 2008

    Need some more info from you is this a new printer? you stated no connection, does the printer give any error messages, if not log on to the wireless routers web interface and make sure and Disable MAC address filtering on your wireless router also remember that the wep key is case sensitive, Make sure you are close enough to the router and that there is no interference in between the printer and wireless router (Large metal objects, cordless phones Aquariums).

    HP provides an online tool that might be able to find your wireless
    security settings automatically. Go to: www.hp.com/go/networksetup

    hope this helps

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