Converting HP deskjet 3630 printer from usb to wireless connection

Setting up your HP Deskjet 3630 printer for the first time, it’s usually recommended to use a USB connection. This helps in easily connecting the printer to your device. To transform your USB connection into a wireless connection using these steps.

converting a usb connection to wireless on dj3630 printer

For Windows Computer

If you are a Windows user and change your connection type by using HP printer setup and software utility or with the help of HP Smart App. Follow the basic steps to compete for the setup.

Method 1: Using the HP printer setup and utility

  1. On your Windows computer, search for HP Deskjet 3630 and then click your printer.
  2. Now open the HP printer assistant.
  3.  Select utility tools present in the menu bar.
  4. Now click the printer setup and software option.
  5.  If it is not available, select the device setup and software.
  6. From device setup and software, choose to convert a USB-connected printer to wireless.
  7. Follow the on-page guidance and complete the USB to wireless connection setup.

Method 2: Using the HP Smart App

  1. On your Windows computer, search for HP Deskjet 3630 and then click your printer.
  2. Now open the HP printer assistant.
  3.  Select utility tools present in the menu bar.
  4. Now click the printer setup and software option.
  5.  If it is not available, select the device setup and software.
  6. From device setup and software, choose to convert a USB-connected printer to wireless.
  7. Follow the on-page guidance and complete the USB to wireless connection setup.

For Mac Computer

For changing the USB connection to a wireless connection on your Mac system you have two techniques.

Method 1: Using the wireless setup tool in HP utility

  1. Open the Finder and navigate to the top menu bar.
  2. Choose the application’s icon and double-click on the hp folder.
  3.  Double click on HP utility.
  4. Now choose all settings tab and click wireless setup.
  5.  If you are not able to find the wireless setup option then follow these steps to connect the printer to the wireless network.
  6.  On your printer touch screen select the setup option.
  7.  Choose the network icon.
  8.  Click on the wireless settings.
  9.  Select wireless setup wizard.
  10.  Complete the setup based on the on-page guidance.

Method 2: WPS technique to connect your printer to a wireless network. (printer doesn't have a touchscreen)

  1. On your Mac computer click on the Apple menu.
  2.  Select system preferences.
  3.  Choose the printer and scan option.
  4.  From the display choose your Hp Deskjet 3630 printer name.
  5. If the printer is listed right-click on it and remove it and re-add the printer.
  6. if the printer is not available then select the + sign
  7. Add a printer or scanner option.
  8. Choose your printer and follow it to the next stage.
  9. If you are unable to select the printer or find your printer in the add printer or scanner window re-check whether it is connected to the same Wi-Fi network as that of the device.
  10. Now choose use on print using the menu and select AirPrint.
  11. This completes the setup.
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