There could be numerous reasons for the HP printer offline
issue. The primary reason could be a network related problem, your router is low on bandwidth, or you have not chosen your HP as a default printer, and hence your HP printer keeps going offline
. There can also be other issues like using an outdated printer driver, pending print jobs in queues, etc. To fix this issue, you will need to follow these steps.
∑ Firstly, ensure that your printer connects to the network, and there is no connectivity related issue.
∑ You can try to re-establish the connection to be sure about the network connectivity.
∑ Another step is to navigate to the devices and printers section under Control Panel, click on your printer, and Select set as a default printer.
∑ Also, click open print queues, click printer tab, select all pending print documents, right-click on the white space, and click remove.