HP Deskjet 6840 Printer series - Cannot open the printer’s embedded Web server (EWS)

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Cannot open the printer's embedded Web server (EWS)

Verify the following:

• You are not using a phone cord to connect the printer to the network
• The

Ethernet cable

is securely connected to the printer.

• The network




, or


is on and working properly.

• The computer that you are using is connected to the network.

If you still cannot access the printer's EWS, then follow these steps:

1. Print an

HP Report page


2. Find the printer's

IP address


3. Launch your Internet browser.

Note: Use Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.0 or higher or Netscape 4.75 or


4. Enter the printer's IP address in the address box, then press Enter.