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How to Install HP Printer Drivers

How To Install HP Printer Drivers

How to Install HP Printer Drivers

HP Printer Driver installation instructions for Windows XP

Internet Explorer:

  1. Before software download and install, make sure USB cable is disconnected from PC and device.
  2. Click the Download button.
  3. When a new pop-up window appears, click the Run button.
  4. If another pop-up window appears, click the Run button again.
  5. Follow the on-screen instructions.

Firefox:

  1. Before software download and install, make sure USB cable is disconnected from PC and device.
  2. Click the Download button.
  3. When a new pop-up window appears, click the Save File button.
  4. When the download completes, double-click the most recent file to start the software installation.
  5. If an “Open Executable File?” pop-up window appears, click the OK button.
  6. Follow the on-screen instructions.

 

HP Printer Driver installation for Windows Vista/7/8.1 and Windows 10

Internet Explorer:

  1. Click the Download button.
  2. When a new pop-up window appears, click the Run button.
  3. If an “User Account Control” pop-up window appears, click the Continue or Yes button.
  4. Follow the on-screen instructions.

Firefox:

  1. Click the Download button.
  2. When a new pop-up window appears, click the Save File button.
  3. Then the download completes, double-click the most recent file to start the software installation.
  4. If an “Open Executable File?” pop-up window appears, click the OK button.
  5. If an “User Account Control” pop-up window appears, click the Continue or Yes button.
  6. Follow the on-screen instructions.

 

HP Printer Drivers Installation for Mac OS X

  1. Click the Download button
  2. The software will automatically begin to download to your computer.
  3. With the Safari browser, downloaded files will be saved automatically in the ‘Downloads’ folder by default. You can check download progress by viewing the download progress icon in the top right corner of the Safari browser window.
  4. Double click the HP file you just downloaded to launch the HP Installer for your product.
  5. Follow any on-screen instructions.

 

HP Printer Drivers Installation for All Linux Varian

HP Printer Print, Scan and Fax Drivers for Linux Operating System. HP Delivers Linux Imaging and Printing software (HPLIP). The Linux system already has the HPLIP software installed it’s because all major Linux distributions regularly pick up the HPLIP software and distribution installation. However, if it is not installed or you need to upgrade to a newer HPLIP version to support your printer, you’ve come to the right place.

HP Printer Drivers for Linux OS Download (HPLIP)

HP Printer Drivers and HPLIP sofware for Linux can be download on this website which it supports 2.729 HP printers on nearly any Linux distribution available today. In addition, you can also find answers to many of your questions with a search of our knowledge base, or post a question on the Get Help page if you can’t find the answer directly.

How to Download HP Printer Driver and HPLIP Software

HPLIP DOWNLOADS are available as an Automatic Installer package and as a Manual Install package. We recommend that most users use the Automatic Installer (provided your Linux distribution is supported by this method). If your distribution is not supported by the Automatic Installer, you will need to perform a manual install.

The HPLIP Automatic Installer

The Automatic Installer is known to work on the following Linux Distributions:

  • SUSE Linux (13.2, 42.1, 42.2, 42.3)
  • Fedora (22, 23, 24, 25, 26)
  • Linux Mint (17, 17.1, 17.2, 17.3, 18, 18.1, 18.2)
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux (6.0, 7.0)
  • Boss (5.0)
  • Ubuntu (12.04, 14.04, 15.10, 16.04, 16.10, 17.04)
  • Debian (7.0, 7.1, 7.2, 7.3, 7.4, 7.5, 7.6, 7.7, 7.8, 7.9, 8.0, 8.1, 8.2, 8.3, 8.4, 8.5, 8.6, 8.7, 8.8,9.1)

 

HP Printer Drivers Installation for UNIX OS

Pre-requisites:

  • The installation process needs HPPI installed on the system.
  • The “uncompress” utility is required to get through the installation.
  • “root” permission is required in order to proceed with installation.

Installation:

  1. Once the SHAR bundle is obtained, the following steps need to be done for installation:
  2. Place the SHAR bundle into any directory, e.g. : “/opt/hpnpl/tmp”
  3. Change the directories to the same path as the file $ cd /opt/hpnpl/tmp/<modelscript_filename.sh.Z>
  4. Uncompress the bundle using: $ uncompress <modelscript_filename.sh.Z>
  5. Change the permissions of <modelscript_filename.sh.Z> so that the script is executable using: $chmod 755 <modelscript_filename.sh>
  6. Run the script by using the following syntax: $ sh <modelscript_filename.sh.Z>
  7. On success of the above command, the following files will be created & placed in the required locations as mentioned below: (1)The configuration file will reside in /opt/hpnpl/admin/printers, (2) <modelscript_filename> will reside in: On HP-UX – /opt/hpnpl/sh/, On Solaris – /etc/lp/model/hpnpl/, <modelscript_filename>.1 the MAN page will reside in /opt/hpnpl/man/man1/
  8. The configuration file should be run using: $../opt/hpnpl/admin/printers/<configuration_file> ‘ for default options or $../opt/hpnpl/admin/printers/<configuration_file> <option> ‘ to set the options where <option> can be any of the following: ask_xlang, modifymenu, showmenu, modifysettings
  9. On success of the configuration setting the user is ready to use the script. The format for usage is as follows :
    HP_UX:
    $<modelscript_filename> <userid> <username> <title> <no_copies> <optionlist> <file> > <targetfile> $hpnpf -x <ipaddress> <targetfile>

Example: $net_cljCM6030MFP 1 lp test 1 “tray1 A4” testfile > test.prn, $hpnpf -x <ipaddress> test.prn

SUN SOLARIS:

$net_cljCM6030MFP <userid> <username> <title> <no_copies> <optionlist> <file> > <targetfile>

$lp -d <printer name> <target file>

Example:

$net_cljCM6030MFP 1 lp test 1 “tray1 A4” testfile > test.prn

$lp -d < cljCM6030MFP > test.prn

 

HP Printer Driver Installation for SAP System

HP device types can be imported into your SAP system using either the SAP SE38 or SPAD transaction.

Importing a Device Type with the SE38 Transaction

  1. Download the SAP device type and save the .pri file to a directory on your computer.
  2. Logon to SAP and select the SE38 transaction.
  3. Type in RSTXSCRP in the field to the right of program.
  4. Select the execute button in the upper left corner of the screen (check mark inside the clock).
  5. When the report appears, select the Device Type radio button.
  6. Type in IMPORT in the field to the right of Mode.
  7. Type in the name of the device type you want to import in the field to the right of object name.
  8. Select the Execute button (check mark inside the clock).
  9. Select the Local Object button.
  10. Select the path for the device type, highlight the device type you want, and select Open.
  11. When the import process is complete, a message will appear on screen stating “Object successfully imported.”

Importing a Device Type with the SPAD Transaction

  1. Download the SAP device type and save the .pri file to a directory on your computer.
  2. Logon to SAP and select the SPAD transaction.
  3. Select Utilities at the top of the screen, select For Device Types, and then select Import.
  4. When the report appears, select the Device Type radio button.
  5. Type in the name of the device type you want to import in the field to the right of object name.
  6. elect the Execute button in the upper left corner of the screen (check mark inside the clock).
  7. Select the Local Object button.
  8. Select the path for the device type, highlight the device type you want, and select Open.
  9. When the import process is complete, a message will appear on screen stating “Object successfully imported.”