Jul 27, 2016

HPLIP V.3.16.7, HP Linux Imaging and Printing Software

HPLIP V.3.16.7 which just released in 21 Jul, Provides a unified single and multi-function connectivity solution for Linux. HP Print, Scan and Fax Drivers for Linux Ubuntu, Linux Mint, Debian, arch linux and others Linux distro. Let's take a look what's new in HPLIP V.3.16.7, How to download, install and remove HPLIP V.3.16.7 on Ubuntu PC. In this case i using Ubuntu 16.04.1 LTS.
HPLIP V.3.16.7, HP Linux Imaging and Printing Software
The HPLIP project provides printing support for over 2,080 printer models. So, What's new on HPLIP 3.16.7
HPLIP 3.16.7 added support for new printers such as:
- HP Officejet Pro 8730, HP Officejet Pro 8210 Printer.
- HP Pagewide P55250, HP Pagewide MFP P57750.
- HP Pagewide Color 556, HP Pagewide Color MFP 586.
- HP Pagewide Color flow MFP 586.
- HP DeskJet Ink Advantage Ultra 5730 All-in-One Printer.
- HP Color Laserjet MFP M377 fnw.

1. Download HPLIP V.3.16.7 from sourceforge
 wget https://sourceforge.net/projects/hplip/files/hplip/3.16.7/hplip-3.16.7.run/download

2. Give read and execute Permissions to hplip-3.16.5.run file
 sudo chmod -R 755 hplip-3.16.5.run

3. Run the installer as root
 sudo ./hplip-3.16.5.run

Then, follow the instructions until installation is complete.

To uninstall or remove HPLIP V.3.16.7, go to the directory where the installer extracted all of the HPLIP files and run this command:
sudo make uninstall

cd ~/.hplip
sudo make uninstall

These How to download, install and remove HPLIP V.3.16.7 (HP printer drivers for Linux Ubuntu) on Ubuntu 16.04.1 LTS. For detail software and installation instruction visit their official page which available under Useful links below.

Useful Links
HPLIP Homepage
HPLIP Launchpad
HPLIP Sourceforge



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