123 HP Officejet Pro 8717


Here is the best choice for the users who are looking for professional quality in printing documents and photos. It is an ideal choice as it saves up to 50 % on ink and never runs out. Highly affordable and versatile for office purpose. It favors you by scanning the digital files directly to email, network folders. Cloud printing feature is also available. Two- sided printing can be obtained fast. Easily manageable.

  • Print, scan, fax and copy.
  • Fax memory is up to 100 pages.
  • Maximum 99 copies can be taken.
  • Monthly duty cycle is up to 25000 pages.
  • Processor speed is 600 MHz.

  Bottom Line

This HP OJPro8717 is a highly reliable multifunctional cost.The overall performance of the Printer is good and is perfectly suitable for office purposes.


  • Possess Automatic duplexer
  • Quick photo printing.
  • Cloud Printing.


  • Absence of Ethernet Port, Fax.
  • Mediocre speed.
  • Suitable for only small office purpose.


  • Enable borderless printer.
  • Simple mobile printing.
  • ePrint.

Driver/Software Installation

HP Officejet Pro 8717 Software/ driver installation

  • Here are the instructions on how to install the software and driver for your printer.
  • Once the driver has been downloaded, tap on the Open/ Run/ Save from the dialogue box.
  • If you have Windows OS, then the setup file appears in .exe format and for Mac it is .dmg.
  • Go through the prompts to complete the process.
  • For some printers, only wireless can be enabled.
  • In general, you are provided with software CD along with the shipment box.
  • Suppose, you want to download and install the recent updates. Get directed to our website and follow the prompts.

If you find any issues and queries while setting up your printer, reach us on our toll-free number to resolve your issues.

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  • Place the required document on the document feeder with the print side facing up.
  • You can also keep the document on the scanner glass, provided your printer has that provision.
  • Select the number of copies and other settings in the control panel of printer.
  • Choose the copy option from the home screen and fix the number of copies to be made.


  • Search for your printer name from the list and access the HP Software.
  • Select the option that let you Scan a Document or Photo.
  • Tap on the shortcut for scanning which lies on the left of your scan dialogue box.
  • Choose the preferences of your scan from the dialogue box.
  • Once all the preferences have been chosen tap on Save settings to save the settings that are performed.


The telephone cord should be linked to the printer. Once it is done, track the instructions to configure the fax connection.

Step 1 : Prerequisites which are to be satisfied

Before you configure the fax service, make certain that you have completed the below mentioned tasks:

  • Own an active telephone landline.


Apple AirPrint is accessible with Ios 4.2 and Max OS X 10.7 and the later versions.
Printing the documents and wireless from iPads, iPhones and iPod touch is made easier using AirPrint feature.

Pre- requisites to aid AirPrint

Remember that your Apple device and the printer to same wireless network.
Feed sufficient number of papers that corresponds the settings of the printer.
Method to print using AirPrint:

  • Tap on the Print option from your software and then pick out the name of your printer.
  • Tap on the Properties dialogue box.
  • Liable to the software application which is installed on your computer, Properties can be known as Preferences, Options, Printer Setup, Printer Properties or Printer.
  • Tap on the Paper/ Quality tab from the Media drop- down list.
  • Tap on the paper type and print quality.
  • Press on the Advanced tab from the Print Function area.
  • Tap on Yes from Print in Max DPI drop- down list.
  • Based on the options that are displayed in the Paper Size, tap on the size accordingly. Subsequently click Ok.
  • Choose the Orientation from the layout tab and then go with Ok option.


Enable a wireless connection in your printer

  • Make wireless connection in your printer.
  • Take a note of your wireless network name and the security code.
  • Tap on the Wireless icon or Network from the control panel of the printer.
  • From the displayed options, tap on your wireless network connection to which you want to connect.
  • When instructed, type the password then tap on the Connect option. Read more…


‘Finish Setup Online’, ‘Online Setup Progress’ Error Message and its solution.

Step 1 : Download and run the HP software

  • Go to Web browser. Search and select Download option.
  • By doing this, the installation process gets completed.
  • Go through the on- screen instructions to finish the setup process and HP Instant Ink enrollment.
  • At the process of installation, either go with opt in or out of HP Ink.
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