Read on to know why the HP OfficeJet Pro 8610 has an Offline Status!

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HP Officejet Pro 8610 Offline

Did you check if the HP OfficeJet pro 8610 is facing an offline problem ? When the HP OfficeJet pro 8610 comes with an offline status, it simply means that it does not communicate with the computer, which ultimately leads to an offline printer status. This is one of the most common errors that you can encounter during the printer setup. There are several troubleshooting choices available to fix this problem when your HP Officejet pro 8610 offline (

You will have to verify the connection of the printer

Reset the printer first, then check the status of the printer. You could also see if the printing job is lined up in the queue or if the printer is idle. The connection is normally restored when you restart the printer. You may also have to check the wireless and wired connections and the HP printer’s connectivity and configuration to the wireless network.

Use the HP Scan Doctor Tool

 The Scan Doctor is a free tool that is available in the HP website which can easily help users to troubleshoot any printer problem. If the Scan Doctor is not built-in with your printer model, you can always download it from the HP website. The tool automatically scans and helps to resolve the printer offline problem easily. Besides printing, the Scan Doctor also fixes any impending scanning problem.

Re-installation of the HP Officejet pro 8610 printer Software

 As another alternative, you could always uninstall and reinstall the HP Officejet Pro 8610 printer software on your PC or laptop. First, uninstall it on the computer from the device menu by right clicking and completely removing it from the computer. Then use the setup process to upload the software again. Reinstalling might also solve the offline status problem.

Update Windows 10 (for Windows 10 users)

For users who have upgraded their operating system to Windows 10 version, you might face a problem with the HP Officejet pro 8610 printer connection. In such a case, refer to Microsoft’s bug fixer release to solve the ‘printer offline’ problem. An exclusive update called KB3147458 is available for the users. To know more about this bug release version, contact us for personalized guidance.

Choose the Default Printer

The default print driver gets changed to another driver with a very similar name. Such a change may also cause confusion and may put the printer to an offline status. Follow these steps to keep your printer device selected as the default. Contact us for personalized guidance when your HP Officejet pro 8610 offline.

  • Power off the printer and switch on, and ensure it is in a ready state.
  • Find and choose the icon of the printer which had originally been installed.