How to connect your Samsung m2070w printer to wifi router?

Samsung is a famous Korean company best known for manufacturing smartphones. Along with the phone devices, Samsung manufactures a wide range of computer hardware devices. Samsung printers are known for good quality printing and speed. Samsung m2070 printer is a multifunctional printer which offers wired as well as wireless connectivity.

Unboxing Samsung m2070w printer:

  1. Place the box in a flat surface
  2. Open the box and take out the printer carefully
  3. Check your ink cartridge 
  4. You will receive a driver CD, USB cable and power cord

Remove the protective covering and tapes from your printer and cartridge. Now install the Samsung printer driver on your device and then connect the printer to the PC.

Things to check before configuring Samsung printer:

  1. Ensure that your Samsung printer and PC are in the same wireless network.
  2. Your PC device is compatible with the Samsung printer
  3. Your Samsung printer model allows wireless printing
  4. USB cable to assist the setup

Installing Samsung m2070w printer driver

You will receive the driver CD with your printer. If you have the disc drive then insert the CD and wait for the run wizard. Click on the wizard and follow the on-screen instruction. Once complete, you can easily connect the Samsung printer to the PC. In case you don’t have a disc drive then you need to install the driver from the internet. Go to the printer and jot down its model number.Go to the PC and open the web browser. Visit the Samsung website and search for the printer driver for your printer model. Hit the Download button and wait until the printer driver gets downloaded completely. Now open the downloads folder and click on the driver setup. Run and install the setup on your device.   

Steps to Samsung printer wireless setup

Samsung m2070w printer offers wireless printing service so the user can take printouts from PC as well as from phone devices. Setting up for wireless connections allows the user to take a printout from any corner without connecting the devices physically. Here are the steps to the Samsung printer wireless setup:

  1. Go to your device and open the Samsung Printer Diagnostics
  2. Choose Setting up Wireless printing
  3. Now turn on your Samsung printer
  4. Samsung printer diagnostics tool will start searching for the connected printers
  5. Click on Select a wireless printer option
  6. Press the WPS button from the printer control panel
  7. Now follow the on-screen commands.

If you are unable to set up a wireless connection from the mentioned steps then try using the USB cable. Follow the steps given below:

  1. Connect your Samsung printer and PC via USB cable
  2. Make sure your USB cable is not loose or faulty
  3. A wizard will appear on the screen
  4. Click on Wireless network option
  5. Network security prompt may appear
  6. Wait for establishing the connection

Once the connection gets established successfully, Wireless Network Setting Complete message will appear on the screen. Now remove the USB cable and try to take printout wirelessly. 

If your Samsung printer is unable to find the network then check your router and make sure it is working correctly. Check the password of your wireless network. Keep the Samsung printer near to the router and the PC for taking the printouts. The error in taking the printouts can occur due to the printer driver. If the driver is not installed properly then reinstall the driver from the internet. In case the printer driver is outdated then install the latest update on your device. Check the pending print jobs. If you have any pending jobs then remove them immediately. You can also ask the Samsung technical team for help.