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Default username and password for HP laserjet printer

Posted on 2010-08-24
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I am trying to configure an IP on HP laserjet printer, through the web browser, its asking for default username and password, I have an DHCP IP but need to input static one. Cant find anywhere on google, please help
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by:chapmanjw
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What is the model number?
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by:Nali0007
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HP LaserJet 4000
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by:chapmanjw
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Trying doing a factory reset of the JetDirect card: http://kb.iu.edu/data/aizz.html
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by:Nali0007
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That doesn't help nor is the solution
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by:chapmanjw
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It would not be asking you for a password if one was not set.  The only way to get rid of the existing password is to do a factory reset on the JetDirect card.
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A "cold" reset will restore everything to factory settings, including wiping out the administrator password. You will have to manually reconfigure the printer settings so you will want to print the configuration page first.

To perform a cold reset, power off the printer.
Press and hold the green button while turning back on the printer.
Release the green button when you see "Cold Reset" in the printer's control panel.
The printer will be assigned a DCHP address if available so after waiting a minute, print out another configuration page to get the new IP address or you can manually configure one through the control panel.
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I didnt get a complete answer
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