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HP Printers - Installing and Using the Windows Built-in Print Driver

This document is for HP printers and Windows computers.
Windows contains built-in printer drivers for many types of printers. These drivers support basic printer functionality for most print jobs.
note:
A full feature driver from HP might be available to make use of all your printer features. To see if a driver is available, go to 123.hp.com.

Video of installing the built-in print driver in Windows 10

Step 1: Set Windows Update to automatically download driver software

Confirm that your computer is set to automatically download driver software.
  1. Search Windows for change device installation, and then click the Change device installation settings Control Panel setting in the list of results.
    Device Installation Settings window displays.
  2. Select the Yes option, and then click Save Changes.
    Example of selecting the Yes option

Step 2: Connect your printer to the computer

Connect your printer to the computer before starting the driver installation.

Step 3: Install the print driver with the Add a Printer wizard

Use the Windows Add a Printer wizard to install the built-in print driver.

Step 5: Scan a document (if supported)

Scan a document to make sure the scanner is working.
  • If you can scan, the built-in driver installed and is working.
  • If you cannot scan, continue to the frequently asked questions for help.

Frequently asked questions

Consult these commonly asked questions to troubleshoot issues and to learn how to use your printer with the built-in driver.

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