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HP Printers - Print Anywhere with the HP Smart App

This document is for HP wireless printers and the HP Smart app on Android or Apple iOS smartphones and tablets, and Windows 10 and macOS computers.
Print Anywhere is a feature of the HP Smart app. It lets you use your Android or iOS mobile device, or Windows 10 or macOS computer to check printer status and send print jobs when you are away from your printer.

Step 1: Install HP Smart

Print Anywhere is available only on select printers. See if your printer is compatible with Print Anywhere from the HP Smart app.
If you do not want to install the HP Smart app at this time, go to Mobile Printing Solutions to find out if your printer supports Print Anywhere.
  1. Download and install HP Smart from 123.hp.com.
  2. From the HP Smart app home screen, select your printer, and then click Printer Settings to open the printer settings screen.
  3. If Print Anywhere displays under Options, Settings, or Services, it is supported.
    Example of Print Anywhere compatibility in the HP Smart app
    Example of a printer that supports Print Anywhere

Step 2: Enable Print Anywhere

Enable Print Anywhere from the HP Smart app. Read the section that matches your operating system.
If Print Anywhere is already enabled, skip to Use Print Anywhere.

Step 3: Use Print Anywhere

Print remotely, check printer status, and make copies using your device camera when remotely connected with Print Anywhere. Use Print Anywhere features when you are away from your printer and your device is on a cellular connection or on a different wireless network. Some app features and printer settings are not available with Print Anywhere connections.
  • Print: Select the Print tiles from HP Smart to print documents and photos. For Android devices, print remotely from any app that provides a Print option on its menu. When printing from an app, select the printer listed with Remote and a cloud icon .
  • Copy (Android/iOS only): Select the Copy tile to quickly copy, edit, and print a document or photo with your mobile device camera or web camera. Copies are not saved. This feature is only available on select printers.
  • Check printer status: Check ink cartridge levels, check your Instant Ink account, order ink cartridges, and more.
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Frequently asked questions (FAQs)

Review these frequently asked questions about Print Anywhere.






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