. Steps to Resolve HP Printer in Error state Issue:
1. Examine the Printer Connections: If your HP printer is malfunctioning, the first thing you should do is inspect all of the cables and connections. Check that the printer's power cable is securely connected to the wall outlet. Examine the USB cable connection between the printer and the computer as well.
2. Reset the Printer: If the connections are secure, the printer may need to be reset. Turn off the printer and unplug it from the wall outlet to accomplish this. Wait a few minutes before plugging in and turning on the printer again.