Issue Solved: Oki Printer Offline

Bring Back Oki Printer Online

Oki printers are renowned for their time and cost-saving features. They are highly efficient printers that are being used by several people. But, at times, your Oki printer might suddenly go offline. When a printer goes offline, it cannot print. There could be various reasons behind this issue. Whatever the reason, you need to bring your printer back to the online status. On this page, let’s discuss the problems that result in your Oki Printer Offline. Then, we shall proceed with the methods to troubleshoot this problem.

Oki Printer Offline

Oki Printer Offline - Troubleshooting methods:


Set Oki As Default Printer

First, you need to check whether your printer is switched on. There is a chance that it is turned on but still shows an offline status.

If your Oki printer is connected to a network with multiple printers, some other printer might be set as the default one. In this case, your Oki printer cannot print. So, you need to set your printer as the default one. This step will help in fixing the problem that leads to your Oki printer going offline.

In case you are using a Windows computer and have connected it to your printer, follow these steps to set it as the default one:

If the offline issue does not get fixed even after executing the above steps, turn your attention to your computer and follow these steps:


Deselect Use Printer Offline Option

You can make use of the instructions given below on a Windows computer that is connected to your Oki printer:

  • Navigate to the Control Panel window on your computer.
  • Here, click on Devices and Printers.
  • Right-click on the icon for your printer. From the displayed options, choose See what’s printing.
  • In the window that appears next, you have to click on the Printer menu.
  • Now, you have to check whether the Use Printer Offline option is selected. If it is, deselect it.
  • Check if the offline problem has been solved.
  • You have now successfully fixed the problem that made your Oki printer go offline.

 Oki Printer Offline

If the Oki Printer Offline issue persists even after setting your printer as default, contact us.