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HP Deskjet 845c Printer support

HP Deskjet Printer Software/Driver: Full Feature for USB Cable

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Description

Manual Installation Instructions:

Caution: The printer's cable (USB) must be unplugged before proceeding.

  1. Create a new folder on the hard drive: c:\dj845 before downloading the printer driver.
  2. Download the driver to the newly created c:\dj845 folder.
  3. Open the c:\dj845 folder and double-click the downloaded "exe" file.
  4. Dialog boxes indicating "Loading Files" and "Please Wait" will appear indicating files are being copied. Wait until the files are finished copying.
  5. Click "Install Printer Software"
    Note: If this screen is not present, check the taskbar for a minimized screen named "845c". Click on this item to activate this screen.
  6. Follow the instructions on the installer screen.
Note: There may be one or more printers installed. To verify the correct printer has been selected, do the following:
  1. Click on the Start Menu
  2. Click "Printers and Faxes"
  3. Verify that the "hp deskjet 845c series" is present.
    Note: There may be more than one printer with "845c" in the name. The one WITH "series" in the name is the printer driver from HP. The one WITHOUT "series" in the name is the Built-In driver included in the Windows XP operating system.
  4. Make sure the HP printer with driver with "series" in the name has a Check Mark next to it, indicating it is the default printer.
  5. To make a printer the default printer, right click on the printer name and select "Set as Default Printer"

Release details

Released:
2001-12-03
File name:
845-enu-win_xp.exe [1/1, 17.28M]
Version
4.3
Compatibility:
Microsoft Windows XP

Details and specifications

HP Deskjet 845c Printer

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