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2.0 (16 Aug 2005)
Microsoft Windows 2000, Microsoft Windows XP
lj2820-2840pnp-en.exe (42 MB)
An installation program to assist with installation.
Plug and Play installable drivers for 1284.4 communication with the device.
Plug and Play installable scan driver and TWAIN scan driver.
Plug and Play installable PCL6 color and PCL6 black and white printer drivers.
The product CD can be used at a later time to install additional product software, such as Image Zone,
Toolbox, (2820/2840) and FAX driver (2840 only).
A silent install is provided by running the program from a DOS prompt with the following command line
lj2820_2840pnp-en.exe -s -a -silent
This section will help you in the download of the software to your computer
and start you on the install process.
Before proceeding with the software installation, the printer must first be properly set up, and your computer must be ready to print.
Close any screen savers, virus protection programs, or other software programs running on your computer.
Click on Download Now and a File Download box will appear.
Select Save and a Save As box will appear.
Select a directory to save the file in and click Save.
Locate the file using Windows Explorer when the download has completed.
Double click on the file. This will extract all the driver files into a directory on your hard drive and
launch the installer. The default directory is C:\Program Files\Hewlett-Packard\LaserJet 2820_2840 Drivers.
However, you can change the path and directory name at the time of extracting the file.
Follow the instructions presented by the installation program.