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Installation Disc will not install into Windows 8 32 bit).  Any mods in works to resolve this issue?

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Have you tried connecting the USB cable into the Win 8 PC? It should be automatically detected and installed when you do that.
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Thank you for the input.  But alas I didn't try it.  I decided to go back to windows 7 and it installed OK.  Using printer every day and I am quite satisfied with it!

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Well, if you every change your mind and install Win 8 again, then best way to use the printer would be to connect it through a USB cable. This will enable basic printing and scanning functionality. :)
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I am having the same issue but my PC is on the other side of a 100' room from the printer, I cannot connect it via USB, is there any other solution?

 

EDIT: Just use the Add a Device section in Control Panel, it picked up my printer on the network and installed it right away!

 

EDIT #2: It does not, however, enable the scan to PC feature 

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Hi!

I have Windows 8, and tried to install the HP Photosmart 5510.

When I try to find devices online, it is not found.

When I connect it via USB, it does not install it (shows a scanner, but with problems, troubleshoot does not work, and when I take the USB off, it deletes the icon of the "scanner" (not eve a printer).

Any help?

Thanks!

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I went to the HP site for the (search 5510 printer) and found a driver for WIN8.   I installed it, installed the printer, and it work great on my WIN8 laptop,   http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/softwareCategory?cc=us&lc=en&dlc=en&product=311255

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Copnnecting the USB again allows basic drivers only - not the scanning ones

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With mine it failed to alloow scanning functionality

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I have an HP photosmart 5510 printer   I bought a new computer with Windows 8.  When I run the disk for the printer, I get a message "works only with XP or 7"--I can print without it, but I cannot e-mail or scan.

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