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HP OfficeJet 3830 All-in-One Printer Contents of the user manual for the HP OfficeJet 3830 All-in-One Printer
  • Product category: Inkjet Printers HP
  • Brand: HP
  • Description and content of package
  • Technical information and basic settings
  • Frequently asked questions – FAQ
  • Troubleshooting (does not switch on, does not respond, error message, what do I do if...)
  • Authorized service for HP Inkjet Printers

HP OfficeJet 3830 All-in-One Printer HP OfficeJet 3830 All-in-One Printer HP OfficeJet 3830 All-in-One Printer HP OfficeJet 3830 All-in-One Printer HP OfficeJet 3830 All-in-One Printer HP OfficeJet 3830 All-in-One Printer
User manual for the HP OfficeJet 3830 All-in-One Printer contain basic instructions that need to be followed during installation and operation. Before starting your appliance, the user manual should be read through carefully. Follow all the safety instructions and warnings, and be guided by the given recommendations. User manual is an integral part of any HP product, and if it is sold or transferred, they should be handed over jointly with the product. Following the instructions for use is an essential prerequisite for protecting health and property during use, as well as recognition of liability on the part of the manufacturer for possible defects should you make a warranty claim. Download an official HP user manual in which you will find instructions on how to install, use, maintain and service your product.

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Product description

Be more productive in your home or small office by picking up this wireless-capable OfficeJet 3830 All-in-One Printer from HP which features printing, scanning, copying, and faxing in a single compact unit. This model is also HP Instant Ink Ready, which will save money on ink and automatically order cartridges when you start to get low. At its core, this printer is very capable with ISO print speeds of 8.5 ppm in black and 6 ppm in color. A draft mode can give a huge bump to productivity with speeds of 20 ppm in black or 16 ppm in color. Also, through multiple inputs, users will be able to print at sizes up to 8.5 x 14".

With the inclusion of a flatbed and ADF scanner unit users can scan, copy, and fax from the same machine. It features an optical resolution of 1200 dpi for sharp, crisp images. Also, the flatbed can work with a variety of document types ranging in sizes up to 8.5 x 11.7". For general media handling the printer has a 60-sheet input tray and a 35-sheet ADF, allowing users to easily work with larger jobs.

For checking settings and activating different modes and capabilities, the 3830 has a 2.2" mono touchscreen display. Also, it offers both USB 2.0 connectivity for connecting to a computer as well as built-in Wi-Fi which supports direct interaction with a smartphone or tablet. UPC: 889296063285 In the Box HP OfficeJet 3830 All-in-One Printer
  • 63 Setup Black Instant Ink Ready Cartridge (~190 Pages)
  • 63 Setup Tri-Color Instant Ink Ready Cartridge (~100 Pages)
  • Phone Cord
  • Power Cord
  • Setup Poster
  • Software CD-ROM
  • Limited 1-Year Warranty
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    Technical parameters

    HP 3830 Specs

    Functions Print, scan, copy, fax
    Printing Technology HP Thermal Inkjet
    Maximum Resolution Color: 4800 x 1200 dpi
    Black: 1200 x 1200 dpi
    Print Speed Black (ISO): 8.5 ppm
    Color (ISO): 6 ppm
    Black (Draft): 20 ppm
    Color (Draft): 16 ppm
    First Print Out Speed Black: 14 seconds
    Color: 17 seconds
    Borderless Printing Yes
    Duplex Printing Manual
    Ink Palette CMYK
    Ink Cartridge Configuration 2 individual cartridges
    Compatible Ink Cartridges 63 Black Ink Cartridge (~190 pages)
    63 Tri-Color Ink Cartridge (~165 pages)
    63XL Black Ink Cartridge (~480 pages)
    63XL Tri-Color Ink Cartridge (~330 pages)
    Duty Cycle Monthly: 1,000 pages
    Recommended Monthly Volume: 100-250 pages
    Printer Language HP PCL 3 GUI, PCLm (HP Apps/UPD), URF (AirPrint)
    Type Flatbed, ADF
    Image Sensor Contact Image Sensor (CIS)
    Optical Resolution 1200 dpi
    Hardware Resolution 1200 x 1200 dpi
    Scan Size Flatbed: Up to 8.5 x 11.7" / 21.6 x 29.7 cm
    Color Depth 24-bit
    Grayscale 256 levels
    Scan File Format PDF, BMP, JPG, GIF, TIF, PNG
    Scan Input Modes Front-panel scan, copy, fax
    Scanner Features Digital Sending: Scan to PC
    Copy Speed Black (ISO): 7 cpm
    Color (ISO): 3.5 cpm
    Copy Resolution 600 x 300 dpi
    Reduction/Enlargement 25-400%
    Number of Copies Up to 50
    Copy Features Fit to page/actual/custom
    Modem Speed 33.6 kbps
    Transmission Speed 4 seconds per page
    Fax Resolution Black (Best): 300 x 300 dpi
    Color (Best): 203 x 196 (8-bit grayscale)
    Black (Standard): 203 x 98
    Color (Standard): 200 x 200
    Memory Up to 99 pages (black & white)
    Fax Features Auto-redialing, fax delayed sending, distinctive ring detection, fax forwarding, junk barrier, PC interface, telephone handset
    Paper Handling Input tray
    Automatic document feeder
    Output tray
    Paper Sizes Letter, legal, 4 x 6" / 10.2 x 15.2 cm, 5 x 7" / 12.7 x 17.8 cm, 8 x 10" / 20.3 x 25.4 cm, No. 10 envelopes
    Custom Sizes: 3 x 5" to 8.5 x 14" / 7.6 x 12.7 cm to 21.6 x 35.6 cm
    Paper Types Plain paper, photo paper, brochure paper, envelopes, and other specialty inkjet papers
    Paper Weight Letter: 16-32 lb
    Envelopes: 20-24 lb
    Cards: Up to 110 lb
    Photo Paper: Up to 145 lb
    Paper Capacity Input Tray: 60 sheets, 5 envelopes, or 10 labels
    ADF: 35 sheets
    Output Tray: 25 sheets, 5 envelopes, 20 cards, or 10 labels
    Computer Interface USB 2.0
    Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n
    Mobile Printing Features Wi-Fi Direct, Apple AirPrint, and other solutions
    Android, iOS, Blackberry, Symbian, Windows 8, Windows RT, and Windows 10 Mobile
    Processor 180 MHz
    Memory 512 MB DDR, 128 MB flash
    Compatible Operating Systems Windows 10, 8/8.1, 7
    Mac OS X 10.8-10.10
    Front Panel Controls 2.2" / 5.5 cm mono touchscreen display with magic frame
    Power Requirements 100-240 VAC (±10%), 50/60 Hz (±3 Hz)
    Power Consumption Maximum: 10 W
    Standby: 2.8 W
    Sleep: 1.2 W
    Off: 0.1 W
    Certifications ENERGY STAR qualified
    Acoustics Power Emissions: 6 B(A)
    Pressure Emissions: 48 dB(A)
    Operating Conditions Temperature: 41 to 104°F / 5 to 40°C
    Humidity: 15 to 80%, relative non-condensing
    Recommended Temperature: 59 to 86°F / 15 to 30°C
    Recommended Humidity: 20 to 80%, relative non-condensing
    Storage Conditions Temperature: -40 to 140°F / -40 to 60°C
    Humidity: 5 to 90%, relative non-condensing
    Dimensions 17.7 x 14.3 x 8.5" / 45 x 36.4 x 21.7 cm
    Maximum: 17.7 x 22.6 x 10.7" / 45.0 x 57.3 x 27.1 cm with trays extended
    Weight 12.4 lb / 5.6 kg
    Package Weight 16.0 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 19.5 x 16.0 x 11.0"


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    Subject: Time on Printer
    Date: 28.05.2022 01:38:23Name: Stephen Bosch
    My time is set for 11:35 PM on todays date . How do I change the time to the correct time of 7:36 PM on my HP Office Jet 3830 Printer ?? Thanks .
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    Subject: Officcejet 3830 Paper Guide came out
    Date: 02.02.2022 23:42:55Name: Rhonda Denise Champion
    The paper guide came out. Is there a way I can fix it?
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    Subject: Flashing blue light
    Date: 29.01.2022 21:05:51Name: Leigh Kniskern
    My printer is not printing jobs sent from my PC. It does have power. There is a small blue light next to the menu screen which is flashing- I don't recall it flashing before. What is the problem?
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    Subject: HP3830 all in one
    Date: 21.11.2021 20:15:35Name: Lynn Johnson
    printer problem: message is "print preview failed" when I try to print.
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    Subject: Fax
    Date: 05.11.2021 05:11:19Name: Cindy
    When sending a FAX, is it print side up or down? I haven't sent a fax in years so I forgot. Thank you
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    Subject: using the top part
    Date: 08.08.2021 03:09:08Name: Helen Wallman
    How do I use the top of the printer? There's a cover that opens,but have no idea what it does
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