How to Install HP Smart Tank 520/540 Printer on CentOS

January 25, 2024 | By the+gnu+linux+evangelist.

GNU/Linux CentOS Printer HP Smart Tank 520/540 Setup – QuickStart Guide

Hi! The Tutorial shows you Step-by-Step How to Install HP Smart Tank 520/540 Printer in CentOS GNU/Linux Desktop.

And the HP Smart Tank 520/540 Driver CentOS Installation it’s quick and easy because it only involves running a few Basic Shell Commands.

Especially relevant: the HP Printer/Scanner Driver should be already Installed on System, but to get the Latest Supported Features & Devices you need to Upgrade it!

Most noteworthy: after the Driver Installation to achieve the Setup follow the included instructions to Add Printer!

Moreover, this guide includes detailed instructions about to Getting-Started with HP Scannig on CentOS.

Finally, this Guide is Valid also for All the others Red Hat Linux Based Distros like:

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux
  • Oracle Enterprise Linux
  • Rocky Linux
  • AlmaLinux
  • Scientific Linux
How to Install HP Smart Tank 520/540 CentOS - Featured
  1. 1. Launching Terminal

    Open a Terminal Shell emulator window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    How to Install HP Smart Tank 520/540 CentOS - Open Terminal Shell Emulator
  2. 2. Downloading HP Printer Driver

    Download HP Printer Driver Installer .run for Linux

    HP Printer Linux Driver Installer .run
  3. 3. Installing HP Printer Driver

    Now to Install Latest HP Printer Driver
    First, access the Download location by default with:

    cd ~/Downloads
    To Check it’s there List the contents with:
    ls . | grep hplip
    The grep Command refine the output List showing only the Entries matching the Keyword.
    But if you are in Trouble to Find it out on Terminal then See: How to Access Downloads Folder from Browser.
    Give Execution Permission with:
    chmod +x hplip*.run
    And the Run the Installer:
    sudo ./hplip*.run
    Confirm to “Install as Root” to avoid potentials installation issues…
    Then you can simply Choose “a” for the Automatic Setup.
    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 Printer Driver Setup - Re-Connect usb Printer
    In any cases you can Plug-In a New HP Device simply by Running this Command:
    sudo hp-setup
    And then Following the Wizard…
    HP Printer Driver Setup - New Device Setup

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