Review the available software and drivers for your printer in OS X v10.7.
What types of drivers are available for my HP printer?
Depending on your model, one or more of the following options is available for your printer. To see the drivers available for your printer, go to the HP Software & Driver Downloads page.
HP full feature driver and softwareHP provides full-feature drivers for many printers. These drivers provide full product functionality, plus valuable software to help you get the most out of your printer.HP recommends this installation method for all new and older printers.
Apple Software Update (ASU) driverApple Software Update is a quick and easy software download method available directly through the Mac OS operating system.You do not need to download a driver from HP Software & Driver Downloads if you install using Apple Software Update. This download method includes the HP print driver. Depending on your printer, the download might also include HP Utility, scanning software, and the HP fax driver.
note:If your printer supports scanning, the software that you use to scan might be different than the software you used before upgrading your operating system. Depending on your printer driver update, you can use Preview, Image Capture, or the Scan icon from the print queue to scan.
How do I get the Lion print driver for my HP printer?
See how to download and install your printer software at the HP Drivers and Downloads page.