What are the Error Codes you see in the HP Envy 4520?

HP Envy 4520 – An overview:

The HP Envy 4520 printer is an all around 3 in 1 performance engine which is designed for both the home and office use. It packs in the best technology that money can buy for that price segment. The printer employs the latest ink distribution technologies to enhance cartridge life and potentially increase the efficiency of the printer in turn being wallet-friendly. It is designed in a nice form factor to produce only high quality results while in use.

The downside to this printer being that it doesn’t have a SD card slot, it has wireless connectivity which is unreliable and depends on only Ethernet for using the network capabilities. The touch panel too may be a bit too unpredictable at times as it gets unresponsive. The HP Envy 4520 is a good printer capable of printing, copying and scanning with a wallet friendly cartridge replacement setup. Let’s take a look at the features and specifications of the HP Envy 4520.

Features and Specifications:

As advertised the HP Envy 4520 does justice to its name being called an “All in one” printer and an all-around performer. The build is restructured and the design is such that the printer is low and does not appear as a huge monstrosity on your carefully modeled desktop setup. It may not be one of the smaller printers ever designed but it gives value to every penny spent.

It features a slim design and a curved chassis that is one of the slimmest 3 in 1 printers. Aesthetically it has a matte black finish on the body with a glossy top cover for the scanning lid. There are no physical buttons but the power button and a 2.2 inch screen to perform all interactions with the printer. The printer features are as follows. It supports USB 2.0 and an Ethernet port. The envy is a very good performer and prints at the speed of a 9 pages per minute.

It offers extraordinary outstanding print results, making these printouts very crisp and life-like. The printer supports Eprint and cloud print technology. The printer is aesthetically and functionally one of the best printers you can find for the specific price point. It is one of the more reliable printers which performs well without making much noise while printing. The printer supports most of the latest technologies when it comes to ink distribution hence the excess speed and high quality while printing any document.

HP Envy 4520 Error Codes

Often we run into multiple problems while setting up the HP Envy 4520 printer. This is very common and very easy to troubleshoot since HP Envy 4520 has an intuitive way of displaying error codes if there are any errors. The most common of these HP Envy 4520 error codes are OXB96B578C, OXB80AF934, 0Xb39FF018. The most straightforward solutions to most of these problems are to execute following steps. Disconnect the USB cable and remove the cartridges, unplug from direct power source.

HP Envy 4520 error codes
HP Envy 4520 error codes


Then, you need to reconnect the connection to the power source, connect the USB cable and carefully replace the ink cartridges. Switch off the printer, wait for a few minutes then power it back on. Try cleaning the electric contact points if the above step fails. This would have probably fixed your issue, else let us take a look at the HP Envy 4520 error codes and the meaning of said error code.

Error code OXB96B578C indicates that there has been a disruption in connection. The easiest solution to this problem is to switch off the printer and reconnect the USB cable to troubleshoot this issue. If error code OXB80AF934 appears on the screen, you need to take your printer to an authorized HP printer service center, since there are no other ways of troubleshooting that particular error code.

You can see that 0Xb39FF018 is a very common error code on the HP envy 4520 series. To resolve this error, try the following. Make sure that you plug the printer correctly to the wall socket. If that step didn’t resolve the issue, then try to service your printer by taking it to an authorized service center and then connecting the printer to a computer and try again. This would have surely resolved the issue.


If this measure fails then try to reset the device completely to fix the issue and resolve the HP Envy 4520 error codes issues. Let’s go over the steps once more to troubleshoot the printer. Turn off then turn on your HP Envy 4520 printer. Try disconnecting and reconnecting the cable or wireless connection to make sure there aren’t any connectivity issues. Remove the ink cartridges and clean them and replace the cartridges back to their original position. Disconnect the power cable and remove any residual dust formed on the cable and plug it back in again.

Remove the power cord from the power socket, wait for sometime before re-plugging it to the wall socket again. You should then try to clean any dust on the electrical contacts and then check for the HP Envy 4520 error codes. Sometimes you may get a prompt to re-calibrate your device. If you get that step, then follow the on-screen instructions to re-calibrate the device, which may lead to solving your error code problems. If problem still persists, try to uninstall and reinstall the driver software on your computer to resolve the issue.

Another solution would be to take the HP Envy 4520 3 in 1 to a nearby service center. You can avail the free service of HP’s trained specialists if the product is under warranty. If following the above guidelines doesn’t work then please contact the toll-free customer service number  +1-820-300-0370 and our support team will contact you within the next 24 hours or visit the website https://www.123-hp-com-envy.com/ to learn more about the error codes and solutions to resolving the error codes.