HP DeskJet 1000 Connecting Printer to Mac OS

Setting up your HP DeskJet 1000 printer to a Mac OS is not a complex thing. It is easy with the aid of wireless network. You need to get an active wireless network on your printer and computer. Make sure that both your printer and computer are connected in the same wireless network after you finish all the settings given below.

You need to acquire some of the important necessities to setup your HP DeskJet 1000 printer on a wireless network. Turn on your HP printer and computer. Keep both the devices in a ready state. Try to print a network configuration page. Now search for the SSID or Service Set Identifier or network name and WEP security key or WPA pass phrase or password. Download the most current version of your HP DeskJet 1000 printer software from the 123.hp.com or hp.support.com.


HP SETUP on the airport bar available on your Mac operating system.

On your printer, select Settings and click Print Report and click Network Configuration and print it. The network SSID and the printers that are connected to the network information will be available in this page.  Make note of the IP address from this page. The Network name is HP Setup (Service Set Identifier or SSID)

You have to click on Networking tab and click Wireless. Select Wired or Wireless on this tab based on your printer. Pick Wireless and enter your SSID in the advanced tab.

Select Web Encryption in infrastructure and enter your password. Click Apply. Take print out of another Network configuration page by following the above procedure and make note of the SSID or Service set Identifier.

Click Device Manager on your Mac Operating systems and click Information and Settings. Click Setup and follow the instruction that are provided on screen and complete the printer connection to Mac operating system.

Download the HP DeskJet 1000 printer software from 123.hp.com and type your printer model. Choose the software driver that you need and click Download.  You can also make changes in your operating systems if you wish. There is an option to change the operating system also.

Make sure that you select the correct and apt operating systems for your device. After downloading, install the printer software on your Mac Operating system and finish the printer installation successfully.