HOW TO FIX THE HP ENVY 4500 WIFI PROBLEMS? 

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HP ENVY 4500 PRINTER WIFI ISSUES

HP Envy 4500 is a stylish printer known for its slim and sleek looks and features. The printer can support 100 pages in the input tray and can hold up to 30 pages in the output tray extension. It can print on both sides of the paper (duplex printing). The flatbed scanner at the top is useful for scanning documents to computers directly with the software installed. One of the functions of the HP Envy 4500 printer is wireless printing. The printer can be easily set up to a wireless network with the help of the WPS method. Now that we are looking at the HP Envy 4500 WiFi problems, you have to perform the troubleshooting tricks we have provided here.

Wireless Light Behavior On HP Envy 4500

  • Light is Off: Wireless is turned off. Connect the printer to a wireless network.
  • Light is blinking slowly: Wireless is connecting or on, but not connected to a network.
  • Light is blinking fast: An Wireless error has occurred.
  • Light is solid: Connection is found and you can print.

Solution

  • Check if the printer is connected to the wireless network.
  • Check if you have configured the recently updated password of the wireless network on the printer.
  • Unplug the router from the main power source. Wait for a minute or so and plug it back in.
  • Remove the power cord of the printer from the power source. Wait for 2-3 minutes and then plug it back in. Press the Power button if it does not turn on automatically.
  • If there is a weak Wi-Fi signal, make sure the printer is not away from the proximity of the router.

METHOD 1: HP PRINT AND SCAN DOCTOR SOFTWARE - WINDOWS

  • You can download the HP Print and Scan Doctor tool from the official HP Support page.
  • Once the download is complete, run the HPPSdr.exe file on your computer.
  • Select the HP Envy 4500 printer from the list.
  • If the printer is not listed or seen, click the Retry button.
  • Based on the Wi-Fi issues you are facing, follow the on-screen commands in the tool.
  • Once it is complete, a green tick icon will be seen.

METHOD 2: UPDATE THE FIRMWARE

  • You can download the firmware for the HP Envy 4500 from its official support page.
  • Click the Software, Drivers & Firmware tab. Then select the firmware and click the Download button.
  • Save the firmware file to your computer.
  • Do a double-click to start the installation and complete the firmware update for the HP printer.
  • Again, connect the printer to Wi-Fi and see if the issue has been fixed.
HP Envy 4500 WiFi Problems

METHOD 3: HP ENVY 4500 OFFLINE

WINDOWS

  • Open the Settings window (Windows + I).
  • Click the Devices option.
  • On the left pane, select the Printers & Scannersoption.
  • Select the HP printer and delete any pending print jobs.
  • Under the printer option, make sure the option for the checkbox "Use Printer Offline" is not ticked.

MAC 

  • Open the HP Smart app (If you do not have the app, you can download it from the App Store).
  • Once the HP Smart app is open, click the Printers option.
  • Click the option Diagnose & Fix.
  • Click Start and wait for a while for the analysis to complete.
  • Once the diagnosis is complete, click the Done button.

METHOD 4: CONNECT VIA WPS CONNECTION

  • The simplest way to connect the printer to a network is via the WPS Method. It is a simple solution for the HP Envy 4500 Wi-Fi problem.
  • Press and hold the Wireless button on the printer until the light starts blinking.
  • Within 3 seconds, press the WPS button on the router.
  • The HP Envy 4500 printer will take approximately 2 minutes to find the wireless connection and the light will turn solid. If you need remote assistance to fix the HP Envy 4500 WiFi problems, click the call button.