HP BT400 User Manual

Bluetooth wireless printer adapter


HP bt400 Bluetooth® Wireless Printer


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  • Page 1 DRAFT HP bt400 Bluetooth® Wireless Printer Adapter...
  • Page 2 Hewlett-Packard Company under license. Windows is a U.S.-registered trademark of Microsoft Corporation. Notice The only warranties for HP products and services are set forth in the express warranty statements accompanying such products and services. Nothing herein should be construed as constituting any additional warranty.
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    Contents 1 Welcome to the HP bt400...........3 Bluetooth basics ............3 Installation and setup ...........4 Bluetooth access modes ..........5 2 Print from your Bluetooth device......9 General printing ............9 Camera phone .............9 PDA ................10 Camera ..............11 Computer ..............11 3 Troubleshooting............13 4 Technical information..........17 Technical specifications ..........17...
  • Page 4 HP bt400 Bluetooth® Wireless Printer Adapter...
  • Page 5: Welcome To The Hp Bt400

    In general, Bluetooth wireless technology is a short- range wireless technology that allows connection between devices without requiring a cable. By using your HP bt400, you can print from your camera phone, PDA, digital camera, or computer to selected HP printers and all in ones.
  • Page 6: Installation And Setup

    Bluetooth control panel menu. Installation and setup Follow these instructions to install and set up your HP bt400. More detailed setup instructions can be found in the user guide for your printer. Installing the HP bt400 1. Locate the host USB port on your printer or all-in-one.
  • Page 7: Bluetooth Access Modes

    2. Remove the cap from the HP bt400 and insert it into the port. LED behavior The LED on the HP bt400 tells you what is going on. ● Blinking—This is the default state and means the device is installed and has power.
  • Page 8 1. Access the control panel menu and select the Bluetooth option. 2. Select Device address and press OK to display the Bluetooth adapter device address. Security level ● Low (default) HP bt400 Bluetooth® Wireless Printer Adapter...
  • Page 9 1. Access the control panel menu and select the Bluetooth option. 2. Select Passkey and press OK to display the printer's Passkey. You can also change the Passkey from this menu. Welcome to the HP bt400...
  • Page 10 HP bt400 Bluetooth® Wireless Printer Adapter...
  • Page 11: Print From Your Bluetooth Device

    Print from your Bluetooth device This chapter contains sections on printing from different Bluetooth devices. General printing 1. From your sending device, start the Discovery of available Bluetooth printers. 2. Select the printer and enter the Passkey if prompted. Note Secure printing may require you to know the Passkey of your printer.
  • Page 12: Pda

    3. If you are prompted to enter a Passkey, enter the printer's Passkey then tap OK. If you have a Pocket PC with the HP Image Zone, use one of the following methods to print. 1. Tap HP Image Zone.
  • Page 13: Camera

    If your computer does not support either of these methods, consult your computer documentation for help printing with Bluetooth. This procedure is for the HP or Widcomm stack. 1. Click the My Bluetooth Places icon on your desktop or in the Task Bar.
  • Page 14 4. Select A Wireless Printer. 5. Follow the directions on the screen to finish the installation. Note You may need to select a Bluetooth port. 6. Print to this printer name as you would any printer. HP bt400 Bluetooth® Wireless Printer Adapter...
  • Page 15: Troubleshooting

    Bluetooth sending device cannot find printer The HP bt400 is not plugged 1. Turn on the printer. into the printer or the printer is 2.
  • Page 16 Note VGA resolution (640 by 480) cameras may not produce a high-quality photo even at their highest resolution. Print cartridge needs replacing. Consult your printer documentation for information on checking and replacing print cartridges. HP bt400 Bluetooth® Wireless Printer Adapter...
  • Page 17 Plain paper is in the printer. For the best print quality, use photo paper and a photo print cartridge. Consult your printer documentation for information. Photo printed with white borders Bluetooth sending device does Contact the device vendor or not support borderless printing. consult their website for the latest updates for the printing application.
  • Page 18 HP bt400 Bluetooth® Wireless Printer Adapter...
  • Page 19: Technical Information

    Technical information Technical specifications General Antenna ● Bluetooth Specification 2.0 ● Internal Antenna compliant ● Peak Gain: +2dBi ● Power Requirement: ● VSWR: <2.0 : 1 Provided by the host ● Polarization: Linear ● Power Consumption at 5V Temperature – 1mA at standby ●...
  • Page 20: Limited Warranty Statement

    A. extent of limited warranty Hewlett-Packard (HP) warrants to the end-user customer that the HP products specified above will be free from defects in materials and workmanship for the duration specified above, which duration begins on the date of purchase by the customer.
  • Page 21: Customer Care

    Customer care For assistance, call 1-800-HP-INVENT (North America only) or go to the Customer Care website at www.hp.com/ support. Protecting the environment Hewlett-Packard is committed to providing quality products in an environmentally sound manner. This product has been designed with several attributes to minimize impacts on our environment.
  • Page 22: Notice To Users In The European Economic Area

    The power output of this device is well below the RF exposure limits as set by the European Commission through the R&TTE directive. The HP bt400 can be operated in the following European Union and European Economic Area countries: Austria, Belgium Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark,...
  • Page 23 This product is designed to be connected to the analog Switched Telecommunication Networks (PSTN) of the European Economic Area (EEA) countries/regions. Network compatibility depends on customer selected settings, which must be reset to use the equipment on a telephone network in a country/region other than where the product was purchased.
  • Page 24 HP bt400 Bluetooth® Wireless Printer Adapter...
  • Page 25 FCC Part 15 Radio Frequency Interference Statement This device complies with Part 15 of the FCC Rules. Operation is subject to the following two conditions: (1) This device may not cause harmful interference. (2) This device must accept any interference received, including interference that may cause undesired operation.
  • Page 26 ● Consult the dealer or an experienced radio/TV technician for help. Caution Pursuant to Part 15.21 of the FCC Rules for intentional or unintentional radiators, any changes or modifications not expressly approved by the party responsible for compliance could void the user's authority to operate this equipment.

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