How to Connect Samsung Printer to WiFi

Samsung printers are capable enough to establish a wireless connection with the target network. If you want to know how to connect Samsung printer to WiFi router, you can check out the guide. So, please ensure that you are getting enough speed on your Wi-Fi network. 


Read the guide properly and know about steps to connect Samsung printer to Wi-Fi network smoothly. Along with it, learn about the troubleshooting steps to know where is the WPS pin on my Samsung printer.


Steps to Connect Samsung Printer to WiFi 


There are two methods available to know how to connect Samsung printer to wireless network by using the control panel’s push button.


  1. 1.     Push Button Configuration Method


Step 1: From your control panel, choose menu > network > wireless > WPS settings > PBS. Alternatively, you can tap the WPS button on the printer’s control panel for around 2 seconds.


Step 2: Now, tap the WPS button on your wireless router and see the following messages appearing on the screen.


  • Connecting: the Samsung printer is connecting to the wireless router.
  • AP SSID: when the printer machine gets connected to the access point, the network name of the access point will appear on the screen.
  • Connected: when the Samsung printer is connected to the Wi-Fi, the WPS LED light will turn on.

Step 3: Insert the provided installed disc in the CD-ROM drive and set up the network by following the on-screen instructions.

 

  1. 2.      Personal Identification Number Method


Step 1: From your control panel, choose menu > network > wireless > WPS settings > PBS. Alternatively, you can tap the WPS button on the printer’s control panel for around 2 seconds.


Step 2: After that, you will see an eight-digit PIN on the screen. Enter the PIN within the next two minutes on a computer that is connected to the wireless network.


Step 3: A few messages will be displayed on the screen in a specific order:

  • Connecting: the Samsung printer is connecting to the wireless router.
  • Connected: it will appear on the screen after a connection is established between the printer and the wireless network.
  • SSID Type: after the Samsung printer is connected to the wireless router, you will see the network name of the wireless router.

Step 4: Lastly, insert the installation disc in the CD-ROM driver so that you can set the wireless network by following the directions on the screen.


How to Connect Printer to Samsung Tablet?


You can print directly from a tablet, put the documents, and other content to paper like any computer or laptop. The Samsung tablet has not been hardwired, but it can sync wirelessly with the network and other devices. So, there is no way available to plug it into the printer directly.


So, before printing anything, you need to set up the appropriate plug-in on a Samsung tablet. Here’s what you can do:


1.      From the home screen, swipe down to open the quick tray and choose Settings.

2.      Proceed to connections > more connection settings and choose to print option.

3.      From the print services section, select to download a plug-in.

4.      With this, it will open the Google Play Store and see a list of available printer plug-ins. Select the one that matches the printer brand like HP, Lexmark, Canon, etc.

5.      From the next page, choose to install to download and install on your Android application.

6.      Now, wait for the installation process to complete and tap to back button until you see the printing menu again.

7.      With this, you will see the new printer plug-in installed; ensure that it is toggled on.


How to Print from Samsung Tablet to Wi-Fi Printer?


After installing the printing service plugin, the printing process is simple and easy. With the browser or application, open the content that you want to print by following the steps:


1.      Click on the settings or more options button for the browser or app.

2.      Either choose the share option from the menu or click the share button.

3.      Choose the printer or printer plug-in.

4.      With this, the system will prepare content by creating the printable version, as it will take a few seconds. After that, you will see the print options page.

5.      Now, you have the option to smoothly save the content as a PDF document or choose the printer from the list of available devices. From the drop-down menu, be sure to select All Printer to select the open the printer select menu.

6.      You will arrive at Samsung printer select page then you can select the printer that you want to use. Choose the printer after the list populates.

7.      Choose the yellow print button to send the job as per the designated printer.


These are the steps that you need to know to smoothly print from Samsung tablet to Wi-Fi printer.


How to Find WPS Pin on Samsung Printer?


Wi-Fi protected setup is a connection that enables connecting a device to the wireless network without entering the password. Samsung printers have the WPS button as it supports the wireless connection from the control panel. 


If you want to connect a Samsung printer to the wireless network using the WPS method, check out the steps given here.


  1. 1.      Finding WPS Pin 


  • From the Samsung printer, press the cancel button from the control panel.
  • Now, hold the cancel button for a few seconds.
  • It will print the network configuration report.
  • If you hold the cancel button for less than 3-4 seconds, it will print the standard configuration report.
  • You will see an 8-digit PIN in the WPS field under the Wi-Fi network information section from the printed network configuration report.
  • For Samsung printers, choose the WPS button on the control panel.
  • And, hold it for a few seconds and get the 8-digit Pin on the network configuration report.

  1. 2.      Now, press the WPS button on the router and hold it. Wait for the status LED to stay lit.


3.      In this step, enter the WPS Pin.

4.      Lastly, perform the software installation process.

 

Summing Up

In this guide, you will know about how to connect Samsung printer to WiFi. Follow the steps mentioned in the guide properly to know the details properly.

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