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To scan documents for editing and saving as PDF file, you will
need to install the Lexmark OCR scan software on your computer. The Lexmark
scan software (no downloadable version) is only available on the installation
disc that came with your printer. If you lost the disc, please contact Lexmark
Technical Support Center for assistance.
You will need to update the printer software installed on your computer to install the OCR scan software. The Lexmark OCR scan software is available only on the installation disc that came with your printer. Just re-insert the install disc into the computer hard drive and run the installation setup.
If you lost the disc, please contact Lexmark Technical Support Center for assistance.
Scanning a document using your Lexmark printer requires the Lexmark OCR scan software installed on your computer. You can download the scan software using only the installation disc that came with your printer. Lexmark OCR scan software is not available for download. If you lost your Lexmark installation disc, please contact Lexmark Technical Support Center for additional assistance.
Insert the software disc for the HP 1210 printer before you plug the printer into the computer with the USB cable. Allow the disc to install the software. You will be prompted to choose a destination for the software. Plug in the printer USB cable to the computer when the installation program tells you to. This will be after it has installed any drivers that you need to run the printer on the computer. Complete the installation by running a print test to make sure the printer software is installed correctly. You may remove the disc after the print test is complete.
Installation without a Disc
Visit the website http://welcome.hp.com/country/us/en/support.html to find the available drivers needed to run the printer on your computer. On this page, select "Download drivers and software." Enter "HP 1210 printer" in the product box and click the arrow to find the drivers.Select your printer from the list provided. This will take you to the next page, on which you will indicate your operating system.Select the "HP Officejet and PSC Full Feature Software and Driver" under "Driver" to begin the download. After the download is complete, you can open the file from the download location and install the software and drivers. Follow the installation software's prompts, after you finish download the drivers you need to double click it,it will give you the option to RUN or DON'T RUN the driver click on RUN and it would continue the installation.Run a test print.
Printer Manufacturers all maintain web pages that contain downloadable copies of their printers' driver software. Go to the appropriate website, ie lexmark, and search for the driver(s) for your printer. It is as easy as running the saved copy you downloaded and your printer will work as advertised.