In order to initiate the HP Printer Driver Download process, you must turn on your computer on which you want to install the Driver.
Along with that, connect this computer to a high-speed, stable Internet Connection, preferably broadband. Additionally, ensure that both the Printer and the Computer are connected to the same “Network”.
Besides that, ensure that your HP Printer is not hooked up to the computer by means of a USB Cable. In case it is connected, disconnect the same before proceeding for the HP Printer Driver Download process.
Now, launch an Internet Browser of your choice available on your system. For instance, look for Mozilla, Firefox, Google Chrome, Safari, Internet Explorer, etc. on your system’s Taskbar or Desktop.
After that, access the HP Printer Drivers official website. For this, enter “123.hp.com” in your Browser’s Address Bar. Then, hit the “Enter” key.
As a result, it will open the required webpage on your system. This window has a “Search Bar” that prompts you to provide your Printer’s Model Number. Hence, carefully enter the same to ensure that you download the accurate HP Printer Driver. You can check the same on your Printer’s front side. Besides that, you can find it on your Printer’s Invoice. Thereafter, click on the Search tab.
However, in case if you are unable to acquire to Printer’s Model Number. Then, this window can guide you in locating the same. For this, hover your cursor over “Where’s the model number?” underneath the Search Bar. This will expand a guide for you. Hence, follow the given instructions and locate your Printer Model Number. Then, enter the same correctly and click “Search”.
The following window provides you a dedicated and secure link to download the HP Printer Driver for your Printer Model. Hence, click on the “Download” button.
As a result, it initiates the downloading process for the HP Printer Driver. Hence, wait for the process to complete properly as it will take some time. Along with that, ensure that your computer stays connected to the Internet.
How To Install HP Printer Driver?
* Install HP Printer Driver On Windows
To begin with, locate the downloaded HP Printer Driver on your computer. Your system usually saves downloaded files at its default download location which is the “Downloads” folder. Hence, click on your system’s “Start” menu i.e. the Windows icon at the bottom left-hand corner of the Monitor screen. Now, click “Computer” from the right-hand panel of the Start menu. Thereafter, click on “Downloads” from the left-hand panel underneath the “Favorites” section. Here, you will find the downloaded HP Printer Driver.
Now, double-click the downloaded software to open it.
As a result, it will open the Installation Wizard after extracting files.
After that, you will get a Security Warning pop-box. Hence, click on “Run”.
Thereafter, it will open the User Account Control box. This window seeks your permission to make changes on your system. Hence, click “Yes” and permit the same.
Next, you should click “Continue” on the following Welcome window.
After that, it will open the Software Selection window. Here, you should select the “Customize Software Selection” tab. As a result, it will display a list of software available for installation. Hence, make an appropriate selection. Then, click “Next”.
On the following window, you will get HP Printer Driver’s License Agreement. Therefore, scroll down the entire document and closely review the terms.
Subsequently, tick mark the checkbox for “I accept the terms in the License Agreement”.
Then, click “Next”.
As a result, it will start the “HP Printer Driver Installation” process. However, that will take some time. Hence, wait for the process to complete properly.
Thereafter, click “Next”.
The next window requires you to choose your Network Connection option. In other words, you have to select either Wired or Wireless Setup. Hence, make an appropriate choice considering your Printer’s Connectivity. In short, if you have configured the Printer with a Wireless Network. Then, select “Wireless”. However, if your Printer is connected through Ethernet/ LAN or USB Cable. Then, go for the “Wired” option.
Now, follow the on-screen instructions and complete the Network Connection Setup for HP Printer Driver.
Once, the process completes, it requires you to Name the Printer, Add Device and run the Test Print. Hence, complete the Setup process by closely following the given steps.
Finally, exit the Installer by clicking on the “Finish” tab.
At last, Restart your computer.
* Install HP Printer Driver On Mac
To begin with, locate the downloaded HP Printer Driver on your computer. Your system usually saves downloaded files at its default download location which is the “Downloads” folder.
Now, right-click the downloaded software to open it.
Next, you should click on the “Open” tab on the following pop-up box.
The next window provides you links for the “End User License Agreement” and “Privacy Statement”. Hence, click on the links one-by-one to open the documents. Then, carefully read the terms and close the documents.
Thereafter, click on the respective checkboxes and accept the terms.
Then, click “Continue”.
On the following window, it will guide you to turn on the “Printer” and connect it to the Internet. Hence, follow the instructions carefully.
Along with that, ensure that your Mac device is connected to the same “Network”.
The following pop-up box seeks your permission for “Restoring Printer’s Network Settings”. Now, click “Yes” to permit the same in case if your Mac device and HP Printer are connected to different “Networks”. However, if both are on the same Network. Then, click “No”.
Subsequently, complete Network Connection Setup for HP Printer Driver by following the on-screen instructions.
After that, you will get a list of software available for installing HP Printer Driver. Therefore, make an appropriate choice.
Then, click “Install”.
On the following pop-up box, type in your “Mac Administrator Login Username and Password”. Then, click “OK”.
Thereafter, click “Continue” to proceed further.
Consequently, it will begin the “Installation” process on your Mac device. Hence, wait while the process completes properly.