hplip seeks a password while unlockingbprinter wifi connection

Asked by Colin Stewart on 2020-06-11

running ubuntu 19.04. installed hplip 3.17.9, which supposedly suports printer HP ENVY 7855. Printer works under usb connection.
Printer "see's' NETGEAR wireless network. On trying to unlock the wifi connection at the ubuntu printer settings page - settings asks for a password. What password? I'VE tried the NETGEAR netwoerk password and my ubuntu SUDO password. I cannot find a requirement for a printer password. SO WHAT PASWORD???

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2020-06-27
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2020-06-28
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) said : #1

This question was expired because it remained in the 'Open' state without activity for the last 15 days.

Colin Stewart (colin-d) said : #2

On 6/27/20 9:06 AM, Launchpad Janitor wrote:
> Your question #691275 on HPLIP changed:
> https://answers.launchpad.net/hplip/+question/691275
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> Status: Open => Expired
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> Launchpad Janitor expired the question:
> This question was expired because it remained in the 'Open' state
> without activity for the last 15 days.
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Manfred Hampl (m-hampl) said : #4

Support for Ubuntu 19.04 has ended half a year ago. see e.g. https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Releases

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