hp deskjet 2542 factory reset

How to perform factory reset on HP Deskjet 2542 printer

  • Check if the HP Deskjet 2542 printer is turned on.
  • Press the Power button and hold it for some time.
  • Simultaneously press the Cancel button 6 times.
  • Leave the Power button to do the factory reset.
  • If the problem continues, go to the next step.
  • Press and hold the Wireless and Cancel simultaneously.
  • Wait for at least 3 seconds.
  • Check if the wireless light blinks or repeat the same process.
  • Install the printer software within 120 minutes from the HP Deskjet 2542 factory reset process.
  • Make use of the auto wireless connect feature to complete the software setup.

Quick Steps: How to I reset my HP Deskjet 2542 printer

  • Switch off the HP Deskjet 2542 printer.
  • Remove the power cable from the printer.
  • Wait for at least 30 seconds.
  • Replug the power cord into the printer.
  • Switch on the printer again.
  • Hold the Resume button for 10-20 seconds.
  • Wait until the Attention light turns on.
  • Leave the Resume button.
  • Wait until the Attention and Ready light turn on.
  • Use the printer after the restoration process.

Solution for HP Deskjet 2542 password reset

  • Perform a factory reset process on your printer by pressing the Power button.
  • Press the Cancel button for about 6 times and release the Power button to complete the HP Deskjet 2542 factory reset process.
  • Check if the computer is turned on.
  • Open the Start menu on your computer.
  • Select the Control Panel feature under the menu.
  • Click Devices and Printers to display the list.
  • Right click on your HP printer name on the list.
  • Click the option called Properties.
  • Open the Password icon on the computer screen.
  • Enter the new password twice and save the changes.