Importance of compatibility of HP printers in Windows® 7
Reasons why HP printers have to be compatible in Windows 7
Windows 7 comes with lots of new features which will support high performance in the system. In Devices and Printers Window, click on 'Add Printer' at the top or just right click and select 'Add Printer' and the Devices and Printers Window, click on 'Add Printer' at the top or just by right clicking and selecting 'Add Printer Under Manufacturer List' to check whether your printer is listed. If your printer is listed there are inbuilt drivers available for your printer for Windows 7. You can also install drivers from the disc of your printer drivers. Now click on 'Next' in the printer name text box, type the printer name or leave the default printer name and then click 'Next'. Now the printer driver will start to install. Again click 'Next' on the 'Print a Test page' button and click 'Finish'.
Different Windows 7 compatible HP printers and the compatible drivers are discussed below:
- HP Designjet 5500PS
- HP Designjet Z3200
- HP Designjet 30
HP Designjet 5500PS
This model adapts HP Thermal Inkjet print technology and HP PhotoREt III resolution technology. It is compatible with both dye and UV ink systems. It uses print language standards like Adobe PDF 1.3, Adobe PostScript 3, TIFF 6.0, JPEG, CALS/G4, HP-GL/2, HP RTL. The drivers for this model are HP Designjet 5500 Printer Series Light Installer (HPGL2)v.7.10 and HP Designjet 5500 Series HP-GL/2.
HP Designjet Z3200
This model adapts HP Thermal Inkjet Print technology and a standard HP PCL 3 GUI print language. It comes with connectivity standards which include 1 10/100Base-T Ethernet RJ-45 port, 1 Hi-Speed USB 2.0 certified port, 1 EIO Jet direct accessory slot. The drivers supported by this model are HP Designjet Z3200 Series Raster Driver 61.101.362.42 and HP Design Jet Z3200ps Raster Driver Installer.
This model adapts PCL 3-GUI RGB 24-bit Contone print language standards. It supports USB 1.1 (USB 2.0 compliant), centronics parallel IEEE-1284 (ECP compliant), 1 EIO slot connectivity. The drivers compatible for this model are HP Designjet 30 and 130 Series Installer 7.00 and HP Designjet 30 and 130 PCL3GUI Driver.
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