HP Officejet 3830

Now, getting premium quality prints is easy with HP 3830 printer. It makes use of HP Thermal Inkjet as the inkjet technology. The maximum memory it supports is 512 MB and supports mobile printing. However, for this, set up the Officejet printer efficiently. To set up the OJ printer properly, use the instructions listed below.

HP Officejet 3830 Printer Setup and Installation

Setting up OJ 3830 printer consists of several processes. It begins with opening the printer pack and ends with feed the printer tray with papers.

HP Officejet 3830 Printer Unboxing

  • Unpack the new OJ printer package.
  • Take the printer and keep it in a secure place.
  • Now, remove the outer printer coverings.
  • Then, check the inner printer side and tear the coverings.
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HP Printer Cartridge Setup

HP Officejet 3830 Printer Cartridge Setup

  • Access the printer cartridge slots and open them.
  • Tear off the tapes from the new ink cartridges.
  • Load the cartridges to the cartridges slots.
  • Close the printer cartridge slots.

HP Officejet 3830 Paper Loading

  • Open the Officejet 3830 paper tray.
  • Place the set of sheets on the tray.
  • Align the sheets in a good manner.
  • Close the Officejet 3830 paper tray.
  • Install the Printer driver software to complete the HP Officejet 3830 setup.
HP Printer Paper loading

How to Download Compatible HP Officejet 3830 Driver?

Here are the simple steps to download the OJ 3830 driver:

  • Move on to your computer and ensure to have no problem.
  • Then, check its OS version and the internet connection.
  • Search for HP Officejet 3830 driver suitable for your OS from 123.hp.com/oj3830.
  • After that, download the driver on the computer.

How to Install OJ 3830 Driver on Windows and Mac?


The standard steps for driver download on Mac and Windows OSs are:

  • Get the suitable HP Officejet 3830 printer on the computer.
  • Extract the driver setup file on the device.
  • Proceed with the instructions given on the device.
  • Choose a network setup method and continue.
  • Finish the driver installation.


The basic procedure to set up OJ 3830 driver on Mac OS is:

  • Find and download the compatible OJ 3830 driver on the computer.
  • Run the driver file on the device.
  • Continue with the on-screen procedure.
  • Select a network setup method and proceed.
  • Complete the driver setup.

How To Setup OJ 3830 Driver Using CD?

The procedure for Officejet 3830 driver setup using CD is:

  • Power up the Mac/Windows computer.
  • Access its CD tray and place CD on it.
  • Before placing the CD on the tray, ensure to remove its cover.
  • Load the CD on the computer and proceed with the wizard steps.
  • Finally, complete the driver setup.

How to Connect the HP 3830 Printer and Computer Wirelessly?

The steps to make a wireless connection between computer and HP 3830 printer are:

  • Power up the HP 3830 printer and computer.
  • Then, ensure that the Wi-Fi connection on the device is stable.
  • After that, choose the Setup menu on the HP printer.
  • Tap the network menu and select the wireless setup option.
  • Choose the network name on the screen and enter its security key.
  • Complete the wireless network setup process.

How to Connect Officejet 3830 Using a USB Cable?

The instructions to connect the OJ 3830 printer to the device with a USB cord are:
  • Turn ON the HP 3830 printer and Windows or Mac computer.
  • Connect an undamaged USB cord to the computer and HP printer.
  • Save the suitable printer software on the computer.
  • Open the printer software file and continue with the wizard steps.
  • Set up the printer software on the device.
  • Add your HP printer to the computer using the on-screen instructions.
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HP Officejet 3830 Printer Troubleshooting

HP Officejet 3830 Paper jams

The following procedure will help you set up the printer paper jam issue:
  • Power off the OJ printer and ensure that the printer tray does not have problems.
  • Take the sheets from the printer paper tray and confirm to have no issue.
  • Then, place all the sheets in the printer tray.
  • Power up the OJ printer and take a sample print.
If you are still not able to print with OJ 3830 printer, call our experts.
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If the OJ 3830 printer is still offline, go to the computer. Choose the folder- Devices and Printers and click on your OJ 3830 printer name twice. Stop the jobs of printing and remove the jammed papers. Finally, try printing a file.

HP Officejet 3830 Printer Offline

The procedure for fixing the HP 3830 printer offline issue is:

  • Reboot the 123.hp.com/OJ3830 printer and Windows or Mac device.
  • Switch off the Wi-Fi router and switch it on after some time.
  • Now, you can check whether your OJ printer is online.
  • If the OJ printer is still offline, move on to the desired computer.
  • Access the Devices and Printers section and select your OJ printer name.
  • Right click on it and choose the Use Printer Online issue.

Contact our customer support experts for additional assistance.

HP Officejet 3830 Printer Not Printing Color or Black Ink

The instructions to solve the HP 3830 printer ink problem are:

  • Uninstall the 123.hp.com/OJ3830 printer from the computer.
  • Then, uninstall the Officejet 3830 driver from the computer.
  • Now, search for a suitable printer driver and download it on the device.
  • Run the downloaded driver file and continue with the wizard steps.
  • Complete the driver installation and go to the ink cartridges.
  • Ensure that the ink levels are accurate in the cartridges.
  • Finally, clean the HP 3830 print head.

If you face the same problem again, then call our customer support team.

HP Printing error

HP Officejet 3830 printer driver is unavailable for windows.

  • Turn on the printer.
  • Make sure the connection is stable.
  • Link the system and the printer to the same network.
  • Turn ON the windows.
  • Press the Windows button and the ‘R’ key simultaneously
  • Access the run dialogue box.
  • Click the enter button and open the device manager.
  • Press the HP printer from the available list.
  • Find the HP printer and right-click on it to uninstall.
  • Download the latest version of the HP printer driver.
  • Extract it for installations.
  • Once after installing, restart the computer.
  • Download and install HP smart app.
  • Access the HP smart app
  • Click the plus symbol to add the printer.
  • Choose any file and start printing.

If you face the same problem again, then call our customer support team.

HP Officejet 3830 printer driver is unavailable for MAC

  • Turn ON the MAC device and press apple icon > system preference> printer and scanners.
  • Click the HP printer and reset the printing system.
  • Enter the administrator name and password.
  • Press the OK button and then press the plus symbol, follow the on screen directions.
  • Click the HP printer to re-add the printer. Conduct a printing test to make sure the problem is resolved.

If you face the same problem again, then call our customer support team.