How-to Install HP Printers Drivers on Linux Mint 17.3 Rosa LTS 32-64bit Easy Guide

December 19th, 2015 by thelinuxevangelist

HP Printers Quick-Start for Linux Mint

The Linux Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install the HP Printers Drivers and Getting-Started Printing and Scanning on Linux Mint 17.3 Rosa LTS i386/amd64 Desktop.

And the HP Printers dispose of a Devices Driver Installer for Linux that will Provide Automatically to Download and Install the needed Dependencies.

The HP Software & Drivers for Linux may be already Installed on System but in all cases to Get the Full Functionality it’s suitable to Install the Latest Release.

Finally, for the HP multifunctional printer models you will also find the step-by-step guide to Quick-Start Scanning.

Linux Mint How-to Install HP Printer Driver and Quick-Start Scanning - Featured
  1. Open a Terminal Shell emulator window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Linux Mint HP Printer Driver Installation and Quick-Start Scanning- Open Terminal
  2. Download HP Printers Drivers Installer for Linux Mint:

    Ubuntu HP Printer Driver Installer .run
  3. Linux Mint 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”
    For the others just Confirms the Defaults.
    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 Mint 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 Mint How-to Install HP Printer Driver and Quick-Start Scanning - New Device Setup

  4. How-to Getting-Started with HP Scanner on Linux:

    Quick-Start HP Scanning for Linux

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