Uninstall HP Printer software
Printers are the hardware devices that produce the hard copies of the data which are present in the system. HP is one of the major companies which deliver high performance printers. For the printer to work, you need to install the set-up software and the drivers for printer. There are situations when you have to uninstall the HP printer software. If you are not comfortable with that software or if you wish to use other printer, you have to uninstall this HP printer software. You could simply uninstall this software from the system form the Control Panel. HP provides software which would help in the complete removal of the HP software from the system. You have to download that and try to follow the instructions for uninstallation. Your system would be then completely removed from the HP software.
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Uninstalling HP printer software
You have to click 'Start' and then move to 'Control Panel'. You need to select the 'Printers and Faxes'. You could see the HP printer. You have then press the 'Delete' key to perform the deletion of HP printer driver. You could also uninstall the software from 'Start', then 'All Programs', 'HP' and then click 'Uninstall'. In the case of Windows Vista users, click the 'Control Panel', 'Programs' and then 'Programs and Features'. In that list, you need to select the HP printer software or the driver and click 'Uninstall'.
There might be so many issues during the uninstallation. Even after you have uninstalled the HP printer software, you could see that they are present in the system. That means uninstalling was not successful. Sometimes when you try to remove that software using the Add/Remove programs, it would show one error message. This error message could be caused due to the corrupted version of the software, virus issues and due to improper installation. Even if you uninstall the software, some registry entries remain unchanged.
If you could not uninstall the HP software completely, you have to go open the registry and then try to remove all the registry entries which are associated with those software. You could also try to stop all the processes which are associated with that software from the Task Manager. There are different tools are also available for the perfect uninstalling of the HP printer software. You could also use them. The other major thing is that you have to delete all the viruses from the system. If these malware are present in the system, they would cause such interruptions in the uninstalling. So try to use the best antivirus software and remove them all.
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