HP Scanner Driver Ubuntu Installation Giude

May 5, 2018 | By thelinuxevangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

HP Scanner Driver Ubuntu Installation

Hello Ubuntu User! The Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install HP Scanner Driver in Ubuntu Desktops.

And the Ubuntu HP Scanner Driver Installation is Easy and it involves only the execution of some Basic Shell Command.

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

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

Finally, included you find detailed instructions on How-to Getting-Started with HP Scanning on Ubuntu.

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  1. Open a Terminal Shell emulator window
    Ctrl+Alt+t on Desktop
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    HP Scanner Driver Ubuntu Installation Giude - Open Terminal Shell Emulator
  2. Download HP Printer Scanner Installer .run for Ubuntu:

    Mint HP Printer Scanner Installer .run
  3. Finally to Install HP Scanner Driver for Ubuntu
    Change to the Directory containing the Downloaded HP Printer Drivers Installer

    cd ~/Downloads

    Give Execution Permissions

    chmod +x hplip*.run

    Run the HP Printer Drivers Installer

    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:
    HP Scanner Driver Ubuntu Installation Giude - 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 Scanner Driver Ubuntu Installation Giude - New Device Setup

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

    Quick-Start HP Scanning for Ubuntu

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