HP Printer Offline Windows 7

Solutions To Fix HP Printer Offline Issue

When your HP Printer shows 'Offline,' it generally symbolizes it cannot communicate with the Windows 7 computer. The HP Printer Offline Windows 7 occurs mostly due to:

Ensure the following before proceeding to the troubleshooting steps.

Follow these methods to Fix HP Printer Turning Offline on Windows 7.

1

Set HP Printer As Default Printer

  • On your Windows 7 computer, click the Search icon and enter Device.
  • Select the Device and Printer option.
  • right-click on the HP printer's icon.
  • Prefer to select the Set as default printer option from the list.
  • Run a test print and check whether the problem is resolved.
  • If the issue is not fixed, then move onto the next step.
HP Printer Offline Windows 7 Set As Default Printer
Download HP Print and Scan Doctor On Windows 7

2

HP Print & Scan Doctor

  • On your Windows 7 computer, download the HP Print and Scan Doctor application that is designed to fixthe offline printer issues.
  • Runthe .exe file on your Windows 7, carry out the on-screen instructions, and complete the installation process.
  • Launch the application and select your HP printer from the list.
  • If you can't find your printer from the list, then uninstall the HP Print and Scan Doctor and reinstall the application by the above-said procedure.
  • Select YES to the printer updates and make your printer the default printer options.
  • Run a test print and resolve the issue.

Also, make sure you have not enabled the Use Printer Offline option for your printer. If you still face HP Printer Offline Windows 7 issues, contact our technical team for further assistance.