HP Officejet 6100 All-in-One Printer Series - Setting up the All-in-One (Hardware)
This document explains how to set up the physical parts of the product. Complete these steps before
you install the product software on your computer. If you already set up the product hardware, and need software installation help, see Links to Software Installation Instructions
at the end of this document.
Setting up the product parts includes the following steps:
Attach the ADF tray extension
Attach the front panel cover
Connect the phone cord and power cord
Insert and align the cartridges
Setting up the All-in-One
Follow these steps in order. When you are finished, you can click the appropriate link at the end of this document if you need instructions to install the product software.
|| Do NOT connect the USB cable now. If you need a USB cable to connect the product to the computer, you will be prompted to connect it at the correct time during software installation.
Step one: Attach the ADF tray extension
Slide the automatic document feeder (ADF)
tray extension into the top of the product. Match
the gray tabs with the black slots.
Figure 1: Attach ADF tray extension
Attach the ADF tran extension
Step two: Attach the front panel cover
Insert the two tabs of the front panel cover into
the top slots on the product.
Figure 2: Insert front panel tabs
Insert the front panel tabs
Tilt the cover down and press firmly.
Make sure that the tabs lock into place
and the cover is even with the product.
Figure 3: Press front panel down
Press front panel down
Step three: Load paper
Remove the output tray.
Figure 4: Remove output tray
Remove the output tray
Slide out the paper-length and paper-width guides.
Figure 5: Slide out paper guides
Slide out the paper guides
Load clean, white, unused paper, and then adjust the paper guides snugly against the paper.
Figure 6: Adjust guides against paper
Adjust the paper guides against the paper
Pull out the tray extension.
Figure 7: Pull out tray extension
Pull out the tray extension
Step four: Connect the phone cord and power cord
Connect the phone cord from the product jack 1 to the wall jack.
Figure 8: Connect phone cord
1 - To wall jack
2 - To phone
Connect the phone cord
Connect the power cord.
Figure 9: Connect power cord
1 - Power connection on the product
2 - Power adapter
3 - Electrical outlet
Connect the power cord
Press the Power
) to turn the product on.
Step five: Insert and align the cartridges
Lift up the carriage door until it catches. Wait for the
carriage that holds the cartridges to move to the
Figure 10: Lift carriage door
Lift the carriage door
Remove any packing material from inside the product.
Lift the blue and gray
Figure 11: Cartridge latches
Blue and gray cartridge latches
Remove the cartridges from their packaging, and then remove the bright pink tape from
|| Do not touch the gold-colored contacts or retape the cartridges.
Figure 12: Remove tape from cartridge
Remove tape from new cartridge
With the label on top, slide each cartridge into the carriage.
Figure 13: Insert cartridge
Insert cartridge into slot
Close each latch, pressing down until the latch catches below the bottom tabs.
Close the carriage door, and then press Enter
on the front panel to begin alignment.
a page prints, alignment is complete.
Discard or recycle the alignment page.
Links to software installation instructions
After you complete the previous setup steps, you can install the product software with the product CD or by downloading the software from the HP Web site. For instructions, click the link for your computer operating system.
|| Do NOT connect the USB cable yet. You will be prompted to connect it at the correct time during software installation.