HP Printer setup on Linux and BSD

  1. Install hplip

    • Linux: apt install hplip
    • BSD: pkg install hplip
  2. Get the IP address of your networked HP printer from its front panel.
  3. Open hp-setup GUI by typing hp-setup then select

    1. Network
    2. Manual Discovery
    3. type in printer IP address
  4. Printer should be instantly discovered and you’re ready to print.


Written by Michael Hirsch, Ph.D. //