123.hp.com/setup 1010 – Get updated printer driver for HP printer

The HP deskjet 1010 print, scan, copy and do wireless printing. Mobile printing is possible with printing app like HP ePrint and AirPrint for iOS. These compact printers won’t occupy a lot of your working space. And supports a wide range of paper sizes. You can find and download the latest printer driver version for your printer from 123.hp.com/setup 1010 or 123.hp.com/dj1010.


First time printer setup -123.hp.com/setup 1010

  • Initially place your printer package in a safe and even place. Then use a paper cutter to tear open the printer package. Once you open the box you can see the power cord, USB cable and ink caution sheet.
  • On the top of the printer package you can see two ink cartridges black and tri-color one. Once you remove the packaging material in the top of the printer package you can see a HP instant ink card.
  • If you choose to subscribe, you can get ink deliver to your doorstep. Then rotate the box, slide it down and pull the 123.hp.com/setup 1010 printer out of the box. And remove the Styrofoam caps on both the sides.
  • After removing you can see some additional leaflets with the printer like get started guide. Next remove the plastic cover around the printer. Then untie the power cord and connect the power cord to the printer and the wall outlet.
  • Once you press the power button you can hear the 123.hp.com/setup 1010 printer starts initializing with some noise. After the sound stops, open the printer access door. You can see the carriage moves and comes into the ink access area.
  • Then carefully remove the ink cartridges from the cover and remove the protective cover from it. 
  • After that hold the cartridge by its side and don’t touch the copper contacts.
  • Since touching it can cause poor electrical contacts and results in low quality print outputs. 
  • Then insert the cartridges in the upward direction into the slot firmly and close the cartridge access door.

123.hp.com/setup 1010 - Loading paper in the paper input tray

  • First pull out the paper input tray behind the printer. And pull out the paper output tray in front of the printer and open the paper extension.
  • After that take a stack of paper tap it an even surface align them equally and load it into the paper input tray. Adjust the paper width guide gently.
  • Then make sure the paper settings you have chosen in the 123.hp.com/setup 1010 printer matches the paper size you are loading in the printer.
  • And don’t push the paper width guide too tight which can bend the paper and result in paper pick up error and paper jam error.
  • Then clean the paper pick up roller regularly to prevent debris to build on the roller preventing normal paper picking up process.
  • Next thing is to while removing the package materials give some importance to remove them cleanly and not leaving any leftovers since it can too cause paper jam error in the future.
  • If you want to make a copy,after loading the type of paper you want insert the document to copy in the scanner.
  • And load the paper correctly to prevent folding in the edges. Hold the paper in a correct position to prevent folding.
  • Then the scanner pulls the paper partially inside to produce the copy. If the papers don’t move remove them from the scanner and again reinsert it by adjusting the inserting angle.
  • After loading properly you can start scanning by mobile application for HP or HP software which can load from 123.hp.com/dj1010.
  • Next press the copy black or copy color button to start the copy process. And to enter the number of copies, press the button for the same time number of times.

Wireless printer settings (Windows) - 123.hp.com/setup 1010

  1. Initially press the wireless button on the printer to turn on the wireless capabilities of the printer. If the wireless connections are active you can see a blue color LED light in the printer display with the signal bars.
  2. And make sure you have downloaded the latest and updated software driver version of your printer from 123.hp.com/dj1010.
  3. Now open the compute browser and navigate to 123.hp.com/setup 1010 or 123.hp.com/dj1010. Then start entering your printer model number. And download the installer and run the installer in your computer.
  4. To start downloading the software you should restore the default wireless settings of the printer. In your printer press the power button to wake the printer from the sleep mode.
  5. Then press and hold the wireless button for few seconds and leave it when the wireless light starts to blink. Now you got approximately 120 minutes to finish the software download process.
  6. Next in the installer follow the onscreen instruction and in the connection optionscreen choose wireless option. Now the installer checks the network configuration.
  7. Then in the HP Auto Wireless Connect the installer automatically collects all the information. In the screen click yes and click next.
  8. If you choose USB connection then the information gathered through the USB cable. But note that the USB connection is only temporary.
  9. Once the installation process is complete the installer prompts you to disconnect the USB cable. Then click yes and click “Next” in the screen to follow the on screen instruction.
  10. Finally if you have any queries, doubts and confusion regarding the printer setup process, please do visit 123.hp.com/setup 1010 for further trouble shooting ideas for your printer.

Wireless printer settings (Mac) - 123.hp.com/setup 1010

The HP deskjet 1010 can also setup in Mac system. For that, follow below steps. Before that make sure you know the wireless network name along with wireless network password. You can download driver setup from 123.hp.com/setup 1010 or 123.hp.com/dj1010.

  1. First thing for Mac printer driver download you have to set the printer in default network settings. Go to the printer and wake the printer by pressing the power button.
  2. Then press the wireless button until you see the wireless light starts to blink. Now you got 2 hours to finish software download process and the printer setup.
  3. Next thing is to install the HP Easy Start a HP software installer. Open and run installer follow onscreen instruction to cope up driver installation process.
  4. You can download the package by navigating to the computer browser and entering 123.hp.com/dj1010. In main page give printer name along with model number to get the package.
  5. After that in the HP Easy Start, choose Setup My Printer then click Accept to acknowledge that you have read conditions.
  6. Then you can note that the wireless light of the printer began to light brightly from blinking.
  7. Next in the connection window choose the connection type as wireless. You can see the wireless network name in the screen.
  8. If it’s not that wireless network then enter the wireless network name manually and enter the password.
  9. Next click the join button if you do see the network name and the connection is correct. Follow the onscreen instruction to finish the Mac printer driver setup.
  10. Finally you can print a test page from your Mac system to confirm the settings are correct and there is communication between the printer and your Mac system.
123.hp.com/setup 1010 - Printer to computer USB connection

You can connect the 123.hp.com/dj1010 printer with the computer using USB 2.0 High speed connection. But you should connect it only when the software installer prompts you to do so. Next during the software installation process in the connection screen you should choose wireless option. Note that the printer only supports Connection of 2.4GHz. Then to change the printer USB connection to wireless, follow the below content. And before doing so make sure the USB cable connected with the printer and the computer. Your printer should connect to the same network as that of your computer. To change the printer connection to wireless from USB, in case of Mac OS connect the printer to your wireless network. Then use 123.hp.com/dj1010 to change the USB setting to wireless setting. For Windows, open the HP printer software. In the printer software click tools and choose Device Setup & Software. Finally choose “Convert a USB connected printer to wireless”. Then follow the onscreen instruction to finish the setup

Troubleshooting connection issues - 123.hp.com/setup 1010
  1. To troubleshoot connection issue, you can download HP Print and Scan doctor.
  2. This utility automatically diagnose and fix the issue. 
  3. Importantly check the firewall settings. 
  4. If you set your firewall protection to high then the 123.hp.com/dj1010 printer can’t get the connection to the computer. 
  5. So before starting the network connection process turn off the firewall security or else adjust the setting to allow the computer to get connected to the printer. 
  6. You can also print the wireless network test report and network configuration page to analyze and solve the printer issues. 
  7. TO print so press and hold the information and cancel button.