WPS pin is basically an eight-digit pin that you need to enter on your computer while connecting it to the printer over a network. You can find the WPS pin on your printer using some simple steps. First of all, you should go to the Control Panel on your printer, wait for the blue light to start blinking. Now scroll the screen, click WiFi protected setup, and click WPS Pin. Note down the eight-digit code that appears on your screen. Now you can simply enter this code on your computer screen to connect printer and computer over a network.
In most HP printer models, WPS Pin is located on the printer screen. Examples of such printers are HP envy 4520, HP Officejet 4650. If you look at the screen you will see the WPS pin is written. However, there are few HP models like the HP Deskjet printer series which don’t have a screen.
Connect HP Printer Using WPS Pin
Go to the control panel of your HP Printer and then after pressing the Wireless button, go to the Settings.
After touching on the WiFi Protected Setup, you should follow the prompts appearing on the screen.
Now you will be prompted to PIN, tap on this PIN. When you do so, WPS PIN will be displayed on the screen.
Next step is to access the configuration utility or the software for the wireless access point or wireless router. After this, you will have to enter WPS PIN.
After the completion of setup, in All Programs, open the HP Folder of Printer. Then, go to the Printer Setup and Software. Then, choose the option of “Connect a New Printer”. This way, you can easily install the Network Printer Driver.
Congratulation WPS Pin has been generated and your HP Printer is connected wirelessly with you windows 10 computer.