Fix Printer not activated Error Code 30 on HP Printer


HP printers are supposed to be the most widely used printers globally. However, in spite of being a reputed brand name with multi-functionality features, HP printers face many technical glitches. One common printer error is error code 30. This is a printer non-activation error which can be resolved by following basic troubleshooting steps.

Let us find out in this article the causes of HP printer error 30. Let us also find out how to resolve the issue on your own. However, it is always to better to get technical help to resolve such issues if you are not very expert in technical matters.

Cause of HP printer error 30

You get the message “printer not activated error code-30“. This means that your HP printer is working fine but for some unknown reasons, your printer stops working. This is a common problem which may arise due to lose cable connections or wrong connections or browser specific issues or issues in hardware.

How to solve HP printer error 30?

Method 1 Restart the printer

  • Turn off the printer
  • Remove the power cord and USB cable
  • Wait for few seconds
  • Reconnect the USB cable to the printer and the system
  • Reconnect the power cable to the printer and wall outlet
  • The printer should turn on automatically
  • If not, then turn on the printer
  • Give the print command and check if the error occurs or not

Method 2 Uninstall and reinstall the printer software

  • Disconnect the power cable from the HP printer.
  • Go to Windows
  • Click Programs and Features
  • Click your HP printer name from the list
  • Click Uninstall or Yes.
  • Follow the on-screen steps to remove the software.
  • Then follow the same steps to reinstall the software
  • Connect the cable when prompted
  • Restart the computer
  • Move to method 3

Method 3: Reinstall the latest HP printer driver

Download and install the latest version of the HP printer driver online after installing the software

  • Turn on the printer.
  • Go to HP Customer Support online
  • Click on Software and Driver Downloads
  • Under the Driver heading, click Download
  • Download the latest driver

Method 4: Resolving browser issue

For internet explorer

  • Go to Run
  • Type “inetcpl.cpl”
  • Click ok
  • You get the internet explorer properties
  • Click on “Advanced”
  • Click “Reset”
  • This will completely reset the internet explorer.
  • Now open the internet explorer and try browsing and then give print command

For Chrome

  • Click the three horizontal dots at the top right of the Chrome browser
  • Click Settings
  • Click Advanced
  • Click Reset settings under the section “Reset settings”
  • Click Reset
  • Now try to print

Method 5 Update your Windows

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