Tips to Solve the Issues with HP Printer
What are the different ways to delete and reinstall a HP printer on a computer?
Printers are the devices which produce the hard copies of data present in the system. There are so many types of printers are available. Among them HP is one of the best. There are many conditions which would lead to the reinstallation of printer. If you are not satisfied with your current model of printer and need to use some other new type you would perform reinstallation. Before doing that you have to uninstall all the drivers from the system. You have to get in to the Device Manager and then click 'Uninstall' in the 'Printer driver' option. You could perform the printer reinstallation even if you miss the CD available with that. In order to reinstall the printer you need to have the printer which is compatible with the system. There would also be genuine and correct drivers for the printer. Then only the correct reinstallation is possible.
Following are the ways to delete and reinstall HP printer:
- Ways to delete the HP printer
- Reinstalling printer
- Tips to solve issues
Ways to delete the HP printer
In order to delete the HP printer from the computer there are several ways. One method is that you could easily remove using 'Add/ remove programs'. For that select 'Start' and go to 'Control panel', and choose 'Add/ remove programs'. From that select the 'HP printer' option and remove the programs such as HP Imaging Devices Functions, HP Solution Center, etc.
From the 'Start' menu select 'Printers and Faxes' icon. On the left side there is an option called 'Add a printer'. Select it and connect the printer to the system through the cable and turn it on. You need to then select the option 'Local printer' and have to click 'Next'. You need to click the option 'Have Disk' when you are requested to choose the printer mode. You have to then navigate to the location where the drivers have been downloaded. After that you need to click the 'Finish' button to complete the installation.
There might be so many issues with reinstalling of HP printer. The use of outdated drivers would not support reinstallation without any error. There would be some conflicts from the old drivers. If the printer connections get damaged, that would also cause issues. The system could not be able to detect the printer. You have to make sure that all the connections and settings are proper. Sometimes virus threats present in the system would also cause interruption in the reinstallation process. So you have to use the best antivirus software and then remove them all.
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