Linux Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr LTS 32-64bit How-to Install HP OfficeJet Pro 251 Printer Driver

February 11th, 2015 by thelinuxevangelist

Linux Ubuntu HP OfficeJet Pro 251 Printer Driver Installation

The Linux Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install the HP OfficeJet Pro 251 Printer Driver and Getting-Started Printing on Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr LTS i386/amd64 Desktop.

Linux Ubuntu How-to Install HP OfficeJet Pro 251 Printer Driver and Quick-Start Scanning - Featured
  1. Open a Command Line Terminal Shell Session
    Ctrl+Alt+t
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Ubuntu HP OfficeJet Pro 251 Printer Driver Installation and Quick-Start Scanning- Open Terminal
  2. Download HP Printer Driver Installer .run for Linux Ubuntu:

    Ubuntu HP Printer Driver Installer .run
  3. Linux Ubuntu HP Printer Driver Installation

    cd ~/Downloads
    chmod +x hplip*.run
    sudo ./hplip*.run

    Confirm to “Install as Root” to avoid possibles installation issues…
    In Case of Upgrade when Prompted Confirm ro Re-Install with “i”
    Then Follow the Installation Wizard on Terminal, Confirm with “y” and “a” for Automatic…
    The Installer will Provide Automatically to Manage all the Software Dependencies!
    During Installation You may be Prompted about to Unplug and Re-Plug the USB Connected Printers:
    Installing HP Printer Driver and Getting-Started Scanning on Ubuntu Linux - Re-Connect usb Printer

    In any cases you can Plug-In a New HP Device simpy by Running this Command:

    sudo hp-setup

    And then Following the Wizard…
    Linux Ubuntu How-to Install HP Printer Driver and Quick-Start Scanning - New Device Setup

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