First of all, open a web browser on your computing device. Click the browser icon in order to access the web browser. You will get the icon either on the desktop or the system tray.
Further, move to the official website of HP. For this, you have to enter “hp.com” in the address bar of your browser. Carefully enter the URL and then, press the “Enter” key.
After that, you have to tap the three horizontal lines icon from the top-right corner of the screen.
From the extended list, click the “Support” option to proceed further. This option is available at the bottom of the list.
Then, you are required to choose the“Software and Drivers” option.
In the next window, from the available options, select the “Printer” icon.
Afterwards, to find the software for your printer, you have to enter the printer model name in the required field.
Then, click the “Submit” option to move further.
This will show the list of all the HP printer software available for your printer.
Before you start downloading the HP printer software, you first have to select the Operating System. For this, click the “Choose a Different OS” link. This will display a dialog box to select the OS. Select both the Operating System and version to get the correct software. After selection, tap the “Change” button.
Thereafter, select the preferred HP Printer Software and click the “Download” tab provided near your product.
By doing so, the download procedure will begin. This might take a few minutes to get completed. So, wait for its completion.
In the middle of the process, you might also get a dialog box to change the download location. Select the preferred location by clicking the “Browse” tab.
Install HP Printer Software
Initiate the installation process by opening the Downloads folder on your device. However, if you have changed the download location then open that particular folder.
Further, locate and double-click the HP printer software setup file that you have downloaded.
Now, you will get a Security Warning pop up box on your screen asking you to allow the HP application to run on your device. In order to grant the permissions, click the “Run” button.
You might also get a User Account Control prompt. This popup box asks you to allow the application to make necessary changes to your device. For permitting, tap the “Yes” option.
After that, click the “Continue” tab from the welcome window of the installation wizard.
Then, the end-user agreement document appears on your screen. You will be asked to read the document carefully. Once you are done with reading, you also have to agree with it. For this, you have to tick mark the checkbox provided at the bottom of the screen. Then, you have to press the “Next” tab.
Afterwards, you will be asked to choose the desired options from the Software Selection window. Here, you will get the list of HP Printer software that you can install. Make the preferred selection and click the “Next” tab.
Then, software terms and conditions window will display on your screen. Make sure you read the whole document carefully. After reading, you have to accept the document by tick marking the checkbox provided there.
To proceed further with the process, click the “Next” tab.
In the next window, choose the desired connection method in order to detect your printer. You have to make a selection from the “Automatic” and “Manual” option.
On selecting Automatic Setup, your printer will be detected automatically.
In case you select the Manual Setup option, then you will get two options i.e. Wired or Wireless. Again select the preferred option and follow the on-screen instructions to successfully connect the printer and computer.
After connection, your HP Printer Software and printer driver start installing on your device. This might take time to get completed. Hence, wait patiently.
Once the installation gets completed, you will get a completion message window. Click the “Finish” tab to conclude the process.
At last, you will be asked to restart your device.
Open the Downloads folder on your computing device. In case you have changed the download location, then access that particular folder.
Then, search for your HP printer software or driver that you have downloaded. Now, double-click it.
Further, a User Account Control popup box will appear on your screen. This is to ask your permission to make the required changes on your device. Permit the application by clicking the “Yes” tab.
Then, Agreements and Settings window will display on your screen. Go through all the documents by clicking their links one by one. After reading, you have to accept it by tick marking the checkbox.
Next, you have to click the “Continue” tab to proceed further with the process.
In the next window, you will get the instructions to prepare your printer. Make sure you follow all of them and establish the connection by following the given instructions.
After this, click the “Continue” button.
Now, from the list of printers, select your printer and press the “Continue” tab.
Then, select the language and location by clicking their respective tabs. Make the preferred selection from the drop-down menu and proceed further by clicking the “Continue” tab.
Afterwards, Printer Specific Agreement and Settings window will appear on your screen. You must read the whole document carefully. Then, you have to accept it also. For accepting, click the checkbox provided on the bottom-left corner.
Press the “Continue” tab.
Further, you are required to select the “Install” tab for starting the installation process.
During the process, a popup box will display on your screen. This popup box asks you to confirm the installation process. For this, you have to provide the Mac administrator’s login credentials. Carefully enter the username and password, and click the “Continue” tab.
This will begin the installation process. Now, you have to wait for the completion of the process.
Once the process gets completed, a completion message window will appear on your screen. Then, click the “Finish” tab in order to come out of the installation wizard.