04-11-2010 04:34 PM
I have Windows 7 (64bit) on my computer. I want to install an x86 driver for my HP Photosmart C6280 printer so my XP laptop can print to this printer through my home network. I started by clicking on Devices and Printer, clicked on the Photosmart printer icon, right clicked the icon and selected Printer Properties. I clicked on the Sharing tab and the change setting button. I then selected Additional Drivers. I put a check in the box next to x86 and clicked OK. Windows wants me to provide the driver. I can find it on the installation disk for the printer.
How do I get this driver installed on my computer?
04-12-2010 04:59 PM
If you were able to install anything for the printer, then uninstall it. Next, download the correct software from this location:
During the install you can select drivers only or the full software package, I believe.
I am a support engineer for HP.
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