HP Envy 5542 Ubuntu 18.04 Driver How-to Download & Install

March 28, 2018 | By thelinuxevangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

Install HP Envy 5542 Ubuntu 18.04 Driver

Hello Ubuntu User! The Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install HP Envy 5542 on Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic LTS 32/64-bit GNU/Linux Desktop.

And to Install HP Envy 5542 in Ubuntu Bionic has predisposed an Easy Printers Driver Installer for Linux.

Especially relevant: HP Software & Drivers for Ubuntu may be already Installed on System but it’s suitable to get it freshly Updated to the Latest Release.

Finally, for the HP multifunctional printer models you will find also a link to guide about How-to Quick-Start with HP Scanning on Ubuntu.

HP Envy 5542 Ubuntu 18.04 Driver How-to Download and Install - Featured\
  1. Open a Command Line Terminal Shell Session
    Ctr+Alt+t
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    HP Envy 5542 Ubuntu 18.04 Driver How-to Download and Install - Open Terminal
  2. Enable the Apt Universe Repo

    sudo add-apt-repository universe

    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then Look: Solution

    sudo apt update
  3. Download HP Printer Driver Installer .run for Ubuntu:

    Ubuntu HP Printer Driver Installer .run
  4. 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:
    HP Envy 5542 Ubuntu 18.04 Driver How-to Download and Install - 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…
    HP Envy 5542 Ubuntu 18.04 Driver How-to Download and Install - New Device Setup

  5. How-to Getting-Started with HP Scanners on Ubuntu:

    Quick-Start HP Scanning for Ubuntu
  6. HP Envy 5542 Ubuntu 18.04 Driver How-to Download and Install - Simple Scan Gui


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