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How to Install HP Printer Driver With the Add a Printer Wizard

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Comprehensive Guide on Installing HP Printer Driver

Every printer needs its particular driver to connect with the computing device. The driver should be companionable with the operating system as well. Make sure you are using the correct printer model number and correct operating system, driver. If they are not compatible with each other, it can create trouble in the printer device. Same goes with the HP printer if you need any assistance related to it dial HP printer customer support number.

Here is the step by step guide on HP printer installation.

Set Your Device on automatic Window update

To do so follow the below step:

  • Go to the Window settings and click in Change device installation settings

  • Select Yes and save the changes

Now Associate Printer to the Computer

The connection between printer and computer is a must before installing the drivers. Follow underneath steps to connect it.

Connection via USB

  • Attach the printer to the computer with a USB Cable

  • Ensure that the computer is on the internet connection is established

  • Start the printer

  • Attach a USB cable to the USB port on both devices

  • After plugging the USB cable if your computer detects the new hardware, follow instruction to install the drivers.

Connection with Wireless Network

Attach the printer to network with the Wireless Setup section or Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS).

By using the Wireless Setup Wizard on the printer to connect the printer to your network.

  1. Collect the following items:

  • Network name (SSID)

  • Network security password

  • A connected computer with a wireless network

  • Wireless printer, put it near to the computer while installation

  1. Ensure that all devices such as a printer, router, and computer are on.

  2. Check your computer and printer are connected on the exact wireless network.

  3. Disengage any USB or cables from the printer.

  4. From the printer control panel, touch the Setup, Network.

  5. Now click on Wireless Setup Wizard, and follow the instructions.

Connect the printer with Wi-Fi Protected Setup

  • From the printer control panel, tap the Wireless button.

  • Now release the button when the wireless light starts flashing.

  • Inside two minutes, press and release the WPS button on your wireless router.

  • Wait until the printer and router create a network connection, it hardly takes more than two minutes

Install the Printer driver From Add a Printer

Installation process may depend on Windows versions

Wireless or wired network connection in Windows 8, 10

  • In Windows, open Control Panel.

  • Choose Devices and Printers, and click on add a printer.

  • Select a printer, click next, and follow the instructions to install the driver.

If your printer is not in the listed:

  • Tap the printer I want isn't listed, and choose to add a local printer with manual settings.

  • Click Next.

  • Click Windows Update and wait to update the printer

For Windows 7

  • Open Control Panel

  • Tap on Devices and Printers

  • Now click on Add a Printer

  • Choose your Printer device from list and tap on it

  • Now follow the on-screen instructions to install the driver.

For more information about the installation of HP printer, go for HP support number. It is a toll-free helpline available round the clock. Experts at HP customer support number is very well trained and experienced enough to resolve all type of HP printer related errors.


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