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HP Printer Driver 

How To Download HP Printer Driver?

  • In the very first place, you must open a web browser that you commonly use. For instance, you may have Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Firefox, Safari, etc on your computing device. 
  • After that, visit the official website of HP by typing “hp.com”. You must enter the URL carefully in the Address bar of your browser. Then, hit the Enter key on your keyboard. 
  • In the subsequent window, click the three horizontal lines icon located on the upper right corner of the screen. 
  • This will further extend the list of options. From the list of options, select the “Support” option. You will get this option at the bottom of the screen. 
  • Subsequently, select the “Software and Drivers” option to proceed further. 
  • Thereafter, select the “Printer” icon from the various options available. 
  • Next, you have to provide your printer model name to get the list of available HP printer drivers and software on your device. 
  • After that, select the “Submit” tab.
  • Consequently, a new window will appear on your screen. Here, you have to click on “Choose a different OS” link for selecting your operating system. You will find this link is somewhere in the middle of the window that pops-up in front of you.
  • Now, a new dialogue box will appear on your screen. This window asks for your Operating System and its configuration. In the dialog box, select your preferred operating system by clicking on the drop-down menu given there. Similarly, select your operating system version also. Then, close the dialog box by clicking on the cross icon and go back to the HP Printer Downloads window. 
  • Then, you must click on the Download button that is given next to your printer model name.
  • As a result, this will start downloading the HP Printer Driver on your preferred device. As the process may take a few minutes you need to wait until the downloading process is completed successfully. 
  • When the process is done, the file will be saved in the Downloads folder.  
  • Now, you need to install the software in order to complete the driver setup. For that, access the downloads folder on your system and run the file for installation.  

Installation Of HP Printer Driver    

* For Windows 

  • First and foremost, open a Downloads folder on your system to get the HP printer drivers that you have downloaded. 
  • Thereafter, search for your printer driver and double click it. 
  • Afterwards, a Security Warning pop-up box will appear on your screen. To permit the application, you have to press the “Run” tab. 
  • Next, a User Account Control prompt might also appear on your window. Therefore, this pop-up box appears asking you for your permission to make the required changes to your system. Grant the permission by clicking the “Yes” button.
  • As a result, the installation wizard of the HP printer driver will appear on your screen. Then, in the very first window that appears press the “Continue” tab.  
  • Further, HP asks you to go through its end-user agreement document. Read the whole document carefully before you proceed further. After reading the document, you have to accept it as well. This can be done by tick marking the acceptance checkbox which is located at the bottom of the screen. 
  • Then, click the “Next” tab to proceed further with the process.
  • Thereafter, from the Software Selection window, you have to select the software you want to install on your computing device. In this window, you can also customize your selection by clicking the “Customize Software Selection” option followed by clicking the “Next” tab. 
  • After making the preferred selection, software terms and conditions will appear. Carefully read the document before accepting it. Tick Mark the provided checkbox in order to accept the document. 
  • Thereafter click on the “Next” button, which is at the bottom of the window. 
  •  The next window is for “Installation Agreements and Settings”. This window has all the necessary documents like the “Terms and Conditions” and “Privacy Policy”. Go through them carefully. 
  • If you agree with these terms, tick the Checkboxes given there and after that click the “Continue” icon. 
  • The actual process of the installation starts now. This might take some time, hold on and allow the process to complete. 
  • Once the process is complete, you have to click on the “Next” icon that you will find at the bottom of the screen. 
  • Now is the time for the connection option. In this window you have to select the mode you will use to connect your system to your HP Printer. 
  • There are generally two options i.e., Wireless Connection or the USB Connection mode. 
  • The next step in this process is to connect your system to your HP Printer. You can choose either of the ways to connect your device, Wireless, and Wired. 
  • If your printer is Wi-Fi enabled then, Turn on the Wi-Fi connectivity of both your printer and your system whichever we choose. Now, connect your devices. 
  • Otherwise, Take the USB connection port of your printer. Now, connect one end of this port to your HP Printer and the other end to your computer. 
  • After establishing the connection, you will see a window prompting the “Continue” tab. Click on it. 

Installation of HP Printer Drivers for Mac Users

  • Firstly, go to the Finder Bar located on the left-hand side of your screen. 
  • After that, type “Download” to search for the Download Folder, here and press enter. 
  • As soon as the Downloads folder appears, locate the setup file that you have just downloaded. 
  • After that, double click on this file and it will show a pop-up box that verifies that the software is compatible with installation or not. 
  • Thereafter, find the “Continue” button and click on it. 
  • Consequently, you will now be directed to a new window. This window contains all the terms and conditions regarding the End User License Agreement, Information Collected During the Setup Process, Product Improvement Data Collection. 
  • Carefully go through them. 
  • Each document has its own checkbox, in case you agree of that particular term, tick the checkbox against it. 
  • Thereafter, click on the “Continue” icon. 
  • Then select the apt connection option. In the next window, you have to select the mode you will use to connect your computer to your HP Printer. 
  • Generally, there are two options i.e., Wireless Connection or the USB Connection mode. 
  • The next step in this process is to connect your system to your HP Printer. You can choose either of the ways to connect your device, Wireless, and Wired. 
  • Alternatively, if your printer is Wi-Fi enabled then, Turn on the Wi-Fi connectivity of both your printer and your computer. Now, connect your devices. 
  • Now, the actual HP Printer Drivers installation process will start. This again might take some time. It is a suggestion that you must not close the window or turn off your system during this process. 
  • Finally, to complete the process you need to enter your Mac Credentials. After entering your Username and password correctly, you have to click on the Install Software button. 
  • Thereafter the software will be installed, now the “Add Printer” window prompts on your screen.  
  • Here, choose your printer from the list and thereafter, click on the Add button. 
  • In the next step, the Print Test window will appear. To start the test, click on the Print Test Page tab. Load your printer with plain A-4 size paper. If you do not want to run the test, click on the Skip button. 
  • In the end, click on the Close button and this completes the HP Printer Drivers Installation