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Trying to install a hp deskjet 5850 printer. I do not have the software.

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How to install printer

You can download the HP printer drivers from their support WEB site. Please click on this link and select your model printer to download :-

Jan 16, 2013 | HP DeskJet 5850 InkJet Printer


EZ steps to install HP printer in Windows 7 without Installation software

  1. Make sure that the USB cable is not connected to the product. If the USB cable is connected to the product, disconnect it.
  2. From the Windows taskbar, click the Windows icon, and then click Devices and Printers. The Devices and Printers window opens.
  3. Click Add a printer. The Add Printer window opens.
  4. Click Add a local printer.
  5. Click Use an existing port.
  6. Click the Use an existing port drop-down list, select LPT1: (Printer Port), and then click Next.
  7. Under Manufacturer in the Install the printer driver window, click HP.
  8. Under Printers, select approriate drive from below list provided and then click Next.
  9. In the message window, click Finished.
  10. Connect the USB cable to the product, and connect the USB cable to the computer. A Device driver software was not successfully installed window opens.
  11. Click Close to close the window.
  12. In the Devices and Printers window, right-click the name of the product and then click Printer Properties. The Printer Properties window opens.
  13. Click the Ports tab.
  14. Click the drop down menu, and then change the port from LPT1 to USB or DOT4.
  15. Click OK.
  16. In the Properties dialog box, click the General tab.
  17. Click Print Test Page.
Determine the appropriate compatible driver

Deskjet 3320, 3325, 3420 and 3520 -------------Deskjet 3600 *
Photosmart 7600 series------------------------------ Deskjet 5600
Deskjet 5850 ---------------------------------------------Deskjet 5600
Photosmart 130, 145, 230 and 245 ---------------Photosmart 330 *
Photosmart 7350 and 7550 --------------------------Deskjet 5550
Deskjet 6122 and 6127 --------------------------------Deskjet 990c *
Deskjet 3820 -----------------------------------------------Deskjet 970cse *
Deskjet 656 ------------------------------------------------Deskjet 660c *
Business Inkjet 1100d ---------------------------------Business Inkjet 1000
Business Inkjet 1100dtn ------------------------------Business Inkjet 1000
Deskjet 9300 ----------------------------------------------Deskjet 1220c *
Deskjet 9650, 9670, 9680, 9680gp---------------- Deskjet 9800

* Available only through Windows Update.

(Happy Printing)


on Jan 29, 2010 | Office Equipment & Supplies

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Hi I was given an hp 5850 desktop printer with no startup disc for it.I have windows xp how can I get it to work with my computer without having to pay in order for it to work together I have the cable and...

That is all you need to start printing. You do not need to pay further as you can download the required drivers for free from HP website.

The following link will take you to HP support website where you can download the XP 32 bit driver.

HP Deskjet 5850 Full Feature Software and Driver
(27 MB)

Just download the file and double click to run it. During installation it will ask you to connect the printer, do that and it will complete and let you print.

In addition to above I recommend you bookmark the following link in case you need to search for drivers and support material in future.

HP Deskjet 5850 Color Inkjet Printer


Dec 13, 2010 | HP DeskJet 5850 InkJet Printer

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My deskjet 5850 is not printing properly. I would like to try cleaning the cartridge before purchasing another. I do not have an icon on my desktop and when I go to printers on my hp computer there is...

go to printers & Faxes in control Panel Right click on your printer Choose printer preferences Click the Services tab. Click Clean the Print Cartridges . Follow the instructions that display on the screen

Oct 25, 2010 | HP DeskJet 5850 InkJet Printer

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Still cannot use my hpdeskjet 5850 printer because can't find driver disk to install it I'm in germany

No Worries!

Click this link below to select the correct operating system of your printer.

Don't worry HP Software is for free just download and install..

Sep 23, 2009 | HP DeskJet 5850 InkJet Printer

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I have a stuck power button on an HP 5850. It is

Try using a needle to pop the button back up. If this fails then most likely the spring for the button has failed and you'll have to use your new parts. Another method is to tap the button with a teaspoon handle lightly several times.

Sep 21, 2009 | HP DeskJet 5850 InkJet Printer

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Hpdeskjet5850printer but no driver disk to

Go here, select your OS and download drivers and software.

Sep 09, 2009 | HP DeskJet 5850 InkJet Printer

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