The ‘offline’ alert occurs when you attempt to print the printer status or alert ‘Printer not responding.’ The offline error will be revealed if Mac device cannot connect to the printer. When the printer is disabled, it will show the offline error or the USB cable link will be removed.
HP DeskJet 3630 Printer Offline Error
Reboot printer. Reboot printer. Next, check if the printer is idle before starting without any sounds. Instead unplug the power cord from the printer’s back. First, unplug the wall outlet power cable. Just a couple of minutes now. Eventually plug the power cord back into the socket of the wall.
If you see several printers from the list of printers, delete the additional entries. Then press Print & Fax, Print & Scan or Printers & Scanners in the result list. Then find the printer names matching your printer in the tool list. If the problem has not been resolved, go to the next stage.
The already available printer queue should be removed. Add the printer and press the Add button in the list of printers. Last, click on the name of your printer. Then press Add and press Print Use and choose your AirPrint or printer name.
Reset the printing device if the above is not operating. Resetting the printer will obtain new Internet and computer connections. The relation that may be broken is automatically fixed after reset. Seek to reset the device immediately.
HP DeskJet 3630 Printer Offline Error: Checking USB and Network Connection
- Switch off the USB cable initially and attach it to the Mac. Switch the printer off and wait a couple of seconds. After a few minutes, switching on the printer.
- The printer can make some noise to print the pages at an early stage. Before continuing, the printer should be idle and quiet.
- Allow a few seconds for the USB cable reconnection. If the printer starts to print, please let the printer finish before proceeding.
- You will avoid troubleshooting if the printer prints. If the issue is not resolved, proceed to the next stage.
Link to the network printer
To make sure your printer is connected to your machine, first search the printer list on your screen. Restart the printer and wait until the printer is idle. If the connection is not restored after the printer has been restarted, restart the router as well. Connect and seek to print all the apps. If you can’t print, simply proceed to the next phase.