Description of the 123.hp.com/dj2130 Control Panel
- Power button and Light: Turn the Printer Power ON/OFF
- Power button Light: indicates 3 types of Printer Operation Status. If Power button Light Dimmed then your printer is in Sleep Mode, else Blinking then indicates a print operation, or Fast Blinking then indicates Error Status.
- Cancel button: Stops the current operation
- Resume button and Light: Press the button to continue Print Job. Resume light indicates the 123.hp.com/dj2130 is in error or warning status
- Start Copy Black button: Press the button to initiate the Black and White Copy Job
- Start Copy Color button: Press the button to initiate the Color Copy Job
- Ink Alert Lights: If both Lights glow then both of the Black and Tri-Color Ink Cartridges are installed properly, and when Ink Alert Lights blink then this indicates either a low ink or ink cartridge problem
About 123.hp.com/dj2130 Printer Series:
Your HP DeskJet 2131, 2132, 2133, 2134, 2135, 2136 and 2138 Printer Series are similar in features to that of HP Deskjet 2130 AiO Printer. Comprehensibly your 2130, 2131, 2132, 2133, 2134 and 2135 Printers are good at fast and accurate Printing. And, clearly your HP DeskJet 2136 and 2138 Printers are better on Copy and Scan at Professional Quality.
Unpack Setup and Installation of 123.hp.com/dj2130 Printer:
- Unpack your 123 HP DJ 2130 Printer for setting up the Printer peripheral
- Cut open the tapes and remove packing present on your printer
- Remove the stickers from the Printer Control Panel
- Lift to open the Scanner lid and remove the tape from it
- Close the scanner lid
- Remove the internal packing in the cartridge access door
- Remove other packing present in your Input tray
- Power-Up your 123.hp.com/dj2130 Printer and Computer
- Now connect the USB cable to the Computer and the other end to your 123 HP Deskjet 2130 Printer
Auto-Off Printer Mode:
Auto Off Printer Mode is an energy-saving feature that automatically turns the Printer OFF if printer remained inactive for a duration of 2 hours. In order to power up the 123 HP DJ 2130, you have to Press the ON button present in front of the Printer Control Panel. Even if Auto-Off is disabled then your 123.hp.com/dj2130 Printer does go into Sleep Mode, if kept inactive for 5 minutes. Using the Power button Light in your Printer Control Panel you can get to know on the Sleep Mode operation, a Dimmed Light status. Instantaneously, Your 123.hp.com/dj2130 Printer comes out of the Sleep Mode whenever a Print, Copy or Scan task is sent. You cannot change the Sleep Mode time settings which are a default.
123 HP Deskjet 2130 Printer Software Setup
How to Install and open the 123.hp.com/dj 2130 Software in Windows OS:
Insert the 123 HP Deskjet 2130 installation Drive onto the CD Drive of your Computer and follow the Automatic Setup onscreen instructions to complete the 123.hp.com/dj2130 Software installation. Select from the list of Windows Versions to run the 123 HP DJ 2130 Printer Software. Alternately, open the Control Panel in your Windows OS and double-click to open the Printer folder. Click New Printer Installation and select the 123.hp.com/dj2130 Printer and follow the onscreen instructions to complete the Setup.
- Windows 10: Click the Start Menu and click All Apps, select HP Tab and click the desired 123 HP Deskjet 2130 Printer
- Windows 8.1: Click the down arrow in the Start Menu, to select the desired 123.hp.com/dj2130 Printer
- Windows 8: Click the Start Menu and Right Click on the empty space in Start Menu, Click All Apps and select the desired 123 HP DJ 2130 Printer Icon
- Windows 7, Windows Vista and Windows XP: Click the Start Menu and select All Programs Tab, Select the HP Tab and Click on the Printer Folder. Select and Open the desired 123.hp.com/dj2130 Printer
123.hp.com/dj2130 Printer Setup and Installation for MAC OS X:
Insert the 123 HP Deskjet 2130 installation Drive onto the CD Drive of your Computer and follow the Automatic onscreen instructions Setup to complete the 123.hp.com/Deskjet 2130 Printer Software installation. If Auto Setup Installation did not work then open the CD Drive from the Disk drives access and run the 123 HP DJ 2130 Printer Setup executables to manually install the 123.hp.com/dj2130 Printer Software.
Open any File and Click Print and select 123.hp.com/dj2130 printer. Select the Properties button to open the Properties dialog box. According to Mac OS select Properties:
- For Apple OS X v10.6: To access the print options, Click the blue triangle available next to Printer selection
- For Apple OS X Lion and Mountain Lion: To access the print options, Click show details button available next to Printer selection
- From Print options menu, select the Page Orientation, Size and Scaling Percentage etc., and then click Print
Software Setup for 123.hp.com/dj2130 Printer Series:
Your HP DeskJet 2131, 2132, 2133, 2134, 2135, 2136 and 2138 Printers is similar to steps involved in Software Installation of HP Deskjet 2130 AiO Printer. Your 123 HP Deskjet 2130, 2131, 2132, 2133, 2134 and 2135 Printers are well suited for substantial fast Printing on different Media types. While your HP DeskJet 2136 and 2138 Printers are good on Copying at Professional Quality on Envelope, Photo, and Brochures.
Turn the Printer OFF:
Press the Power Button located in the front part of the Printer to turn OFF 123.hp.com/dj2130 Printer. Wait until the Power light indicator turns OFF to unplug the Power Cord. If you imperfectly turn the 123 HP Deskjet 2130 Printer OFF, your Print Carriage may not return to its original position thus resulting in poor Print Quality and Cartridge problems.
123 HP Deskjet 2130 series Driver Installation
Install 123.hp.com/dj2130 series Web Services using HP Printer Software in Windows OS:
Click Start menu and Open the Control Panel. Open the Printer Utilities folder and Click New Printer Setup. Select Connect a New Printer. Follow the on screen instruction and when prompted for network connections select USB 2.0 Network. Select 123.hp.com/dj2130 Printer from the Installer. Once complete with installing the Web Services then Print the Information Page.
Install 123.hp.com/dj2130 series Web Services using HP Utility in Mac OS X:
Open Mac OS System Preferences folder and double-click Printer and Devices. Click Print & Fax, Print & Scan or Printers & Scanners folder. Click Add Printer to create a print queue on the Mac OS menu. Click either Use or Print Using and select 123.hp.com/dj2130 Printer. Click Add button and proceed with the onscreen installer. Select the Printer Network to USB 2.0 connection and finish the Web Services Setup.
Driver Installation for 123.hp.com/dj2130 Printer Series:
Your HP DeskJet 2131, 2132, 2133, 2134, 2135, 2136 and 2138 Printers is similar to steps involved in Driver Installation of HP Deskjet 2130 AiO Printer. Your HP Deskjet 2130, 2131, 2132, 2133, 2134 and 2135 Printers are well suited for fast Printing and manual Duplexing. While your 123.hp.com/dj2130 and 2138 Printers are good on Copying Photos and Documents.
123 HP Deskjet 2130 USB Network Connection
123 HP Deskjet 2130 Printer is enabled only on a USB Network connection and does not come with either an Ethernet or Wireless Network connection. Your Printer USB 2.0 Network is fast and secure during data transmission on the everyday basis. Effectively, your 123.hp.com/dj2130 is a Plug and Play device and thus Installation and Setup becomes trouble-free.
Insert the 123 HP Deskjet 2130 installation Disk into the CD Drive of your Computer and then connect the Printer USB Cable to your Computer. Open the 123.hp.com/dj2130 Automatic Setup Installer from the Disk. Click Yes and proceed with the on-screen instruction, when prompted for network connection, Select USB 2.0 Network. Select 123 HP Deskjet 2130 Printer from the Installer. Click Ok and Restart your Computer.
123 HP Deskjet 2130 InkJet Cartridge Installation
123 HP Deskjet 2130 AiO Printer requires a dye-based Tri-color and a pigment based Black Ink Cartridge for Instant Ink Ready Printing. Your 123.hp.com/dj2130 Printer InkJet Cartridges are double the times long lasting and affordable. Ink from the InkJet Cartridge are drawn out through evaporative and residual process and thus results in keeping the print nozzles clear and the ink flow smooth. Moreover, your 123 HP Deskjet 2130 Printer is made with a Print Forward Design which improves the Print Speed and Quality. Always make sure that you turn off the 123 HP DJ2130 Printer while not in use to reduce the ink waste and to avoid ink coagulation. Ensure to keep your InkJet Cartridges protected in the original sealed packages and kept at room temperature.
Replace 123 HP Deskjet 2130 InkJet Cartridges:
Switch Off the 123.hp.com/dj-2130 Printer power and wait until the print carriage stops moving. Push downward to open the Output Tray. Push downward to open the Cartridge Access door. Unlatch the Cartridge tab and Press down the InkJet Cartridge to remove it. Remove the packing and plastic taps present in the InkJet Cartridge. Place the InkJet Cartridge within the cartridge tab and latch the tab. Remember to install the InkJet Cartridges according to color-coded letters. Repeat the process to completely install all the InkJet Cartridges. Push upward to close the Cartridge Access Door. Power up your 123.hp.com/DJ2130 Printer.
Use 123 HP Deskjet 2130 Printer in Single Cartridge Mode:
You can operate the 123.hp.com/dj2130 Printer on a Single Cartridge Mode with the help of instruction from your Computer. Whenever an ink Cartridge is removed or depleted then your 123 HP DJ 2130 Printer goes into Single Cartridge Mode. In order to come out of this mode replace all InkJet Cartridges in your 123.hp.com/dj2130 Printer.
InkJet Cartridge Installation for 123 HP Deskjet 2130 Printer Series:
Your HP DeskJet 2131, 2132, 2133, 2134, 2135, 2136 and 2138 Printers is similar to steps involved in InkJet Cartridge Installation of HP Deskjet 2130 AiO Instant Ink Ready Printer. Your 123 HP Deskjet 2130, 2131, 2132, 2133, 2134 and 2135 Printers are well suited for fast and accurate Printing while yielding double the times. While your HP DeskJet 2136 and 2138 Printers are well proficient on Copy feature especially copying Photos and Documents.
123 HP Deskjet 2130 Scan to a Computer
123.hp.com/dj2130 Printer can Scan documents, photos, and brochures and transfer them to a network Computer. Place your document print side down and kept at the right front corner of your Scanner glass. Click Start Menu and Open the 123 HP Deskjet 2130 Printer software. Click Scan a Document or Photo. Select either Save as PDF or Save as JPEG file and then Click Scan button. You can access My Documents to retrieve the Scanned images.
123 HP Deskjet 2130 Printer Troubleshooting
To clear paper jam from the Input Tray:
Press the Power button to turn the 123 HP Deskjet 2130 Printer OFF. Open the Paper path cover and check for paper jam and other foreign debris. Clear away any paper jams and replace the paper path cover. Pull downward to open the Cartridge access door and locate the print carriage, move it to the far right and check for the paper jam to remove it. Also, move the print carriage to the far left to clear the paper jam. Push Upward to close the Cartridge access door. Next, pull to detach the Input Tray completely.
Turn the HP 2130 Printer all over and access the Cleanout door. Pull both tabs to open it. Clear away the Paper Jams. Push the Cleanout door to close it. Fix the Input Tray on to your Printer. Press the Power button to turn the 123.hp.com/dj2130 Printer ON.
Troubleshoot Ink Cartridge Issue:
Firstly, you may press the Cancel button to stop the current Print task. Pull downward to open the Cartridge access door and remove the defective InkJet Cartridge. Clean the electrical contact that is exhibited in gold colored dots on the Ink Cartridge. Locate the Cartridge slot and clean the Carriage head that is exhibited in gold colored bumps. Ensure that you have removed the plastic tapes from all InkJet Cartridges. Clean all the New InkJet Cartridges and Latch them according to its slots. Push upward to Close the Cartridge access door and continue Printing. If cartridge problems exist then reboot your Printer.
Unexpectedly Printer shuts down:
Check for the incoming Power and the Power ON button. If the problem persists, then Disconnect the Power cord and wait for 15 seconds and Reconnect it to the wall outlet. Ensure that there is no damage to the Power cord and is firmly fixed to the 123.hp.com/dj2130 Printer. Remember to create an interrupt on a timely basis to come out the Printer Sleep Mode.