Printers are now one of the most important office equipment in the world, and even your family needs it. In addition, with a full range of products available today, the printer also has the ability to connect to the network, allowing users to easily connect the printer from a computer without having to go through the server. Print and especially print wirelessly via smartphone devices, laptops … And to be able to set up the printer connection to a computer, users need to obtain the IP address of the printer. printer. So how can I check the printer IP address? as set the IP address of the printer how default? Please read follow the article right below.
How to set the IP address for the printer
1. Check the printer address
Step 1: To check the printer address, you first need to make sure your computer and printer share the same network.
Step 2: From the user interface of the computer, you press the key combination Windows + R and enter commands control panel into the Run dialog box, and then click Enter or OK.
Step 3: Control Panel interface opens, you click the item View devices and printers as shown below.
Step 4: Information about the devices and printers connected to the computer is displayed. You right-click on the printer you want to check the IP address and select Printer properties.
Step 5: Next, you click to select the card Ports and will see the IP address of this printer.
2. Set the printer IP address
Step 1: On the printer control screen, press the key User Function and choose to take over Admin
Step 2: Enter the password for the printer, the default is 123456
Step 3: Next, you click to select Network >TCP / IP to view the IP address and reset the IP address for the printer if desired.
Thus, the above are simple steps for you to check and set up the IP address for the printer you are using easily. Since then, installing the printer via IP address will now be extremely simple and will no longer affect other users when you just have to ask to share the printer and find the printer server IP address … Good luck.
During the process of using the printer, you will encounter an error Windows cannot connect to the printer, this error is caused by many reasons, to fix it, you refer to the tutorial article Fix Windows cannot connect to printer here.