Windows 7/8 / 8.1 / 10 – uinstallation via Windows update
If you have Windows 8 / 8.1 / 10, then connect the printer to the computer and be sure to turn on the printer. Wait a moment for the printer to be detected on your device. If you have Windows 7 installed, we recommend that you read the instructions below.
How to install a driver on Windows 10
Driver installation for the HP LaserJet 6L printer is done in a few simple steps. The detailed instructions below are suitable for those using Windows 7/8 / 8.1 / 10. Please note that for operating systems versions 8, 8.1 and 10, you do not have to download the driver, you just need to find it and indicate it in the list provided. In fact, it is already preinstalled on the system. The user just needs to activate it.
Driver Installation Instructions for HP LaserJet 6L Printer:
Open the “Start” menu with the left mouse button. In Windows 7, it is located in the lower left corner. Find the section “Control Panel” and click on it.
Find the “Hardware and Sound” section. Subclauses are indicated below in the form of links. You need to click on the first one – “View devices and printers”. Click on it with the left mouse button.
A new window will open with a list of devices. Click on the “Add Printer” section.
The search for the specified printer starts. This process can take a lot of time, so it’s best to speed it up by clicking on the link below. Thus, the user makes it clear to the system that the required device is not on the list.
At this stage, you need to add a network or local printer with certain parameters. They are set manually. To do this, you will have to check the box opposite the corresponding item in the window that opens. Click on the “Next” button.
At the next stage of the installation, you need to select the printer port. If there is a connected device, it is detected automatically. All that remains is to put a checkmark confirming the use of the existing port. Click on the “Next” button.
If the computer is connected to the Internet, in the next window you will need to click on “Windows Update”.
Immediately after that, the system will start searching for the updated driver. The procedure will take no more than 10 minutes, after which he will most likely find it.
A list will open in which you will have to find the required driver. In the list on the left, you need to indicate HP. Find the HP LaserJet 6L among the printers listed on the right. Click on the “Next” button.
Enter the name of the printer. You can leave it unchanged or rename it at your discretion. Click on the “Next” button again.
Wait for the driver installation process to complete.
If everything goes well, the system will notify you.
Go to “Start” again, open “Devices and Printers”. Find the required printer and click on its name once with the right mouse button. A menu will open in which you need to find the “Remove device” section. Click on it.
It remains only to confirm your actions by clicking “Yes”.
The driver installation for the HP LaserJet 6L printer is now complete. Now you can try to connect the device to the computer and check its functionality. Adequate operation of the printer indicates correct operation.