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Officejet 5740 Wireless Connection
Your OfficeJet 5740 now has the capability to feature an Auto Wireless Connection and also an Wi-Fi Direct Access from one device. Your printer is self-configurable over a wireless router network absolutely. You can now immediately Setup an OfficeJet Wireless connection and then begin printing virtually from any device and from any place effectively. Wi-Fi Direct Access is mostly used to make wireless printing achievable within the Local Wireless Network. Before instigating your wireless setup try to configure 802.11b/g/n card on your wireless router network. Ensure that you have the router’s wireless network name and password kept ready for authentication.
Setup Traditional Wireless Connection:Touch Control Screen Panel to open Printer Dashboard. Touch the Wireless shortcut and then tap Settings button. Touch Wireless Setup Wizard and then follow with the screen display to select Wireless. Touch OK and then proceed further until installer prompts for network authentication. Use the screen keyboard option to type in wireless network name and password and then Touch OK to establish a wireless connection. If this connectivity proves to be unreliable then go ahead and change the WEP password Key to WPA passphrase.
Setup Wi-Fi Direct:Touch Control Screen Panel to open Printer Dashboard. Touch the Wi-Fi Direct shortcut and then tap Settings button. Touch Wi-Fi Direct ON/OFF switch control to enable it. Press the Back button to know on the Wi-Fi Direct access details. Using the Wi-Fi Direct Name and Pin you can configure up to 5 mobile devices. Alternate Wi-Fi Direct method is, Press the Start Key button and then click Control Panel to open it in a folder. Select Network folder and Double click to open it. Click Add a Device to the present Wireless Network. Click Next button and then select Wi-Fi Direct. Click Next and then follow up with the onscreen instructions to pass on the Wi-Fi Direct Name and Pin for authentication. Here you do not have any limitation on configuring different mobile devices.