Download and Install HP OfficeJet Pro 8710 Driver

As a first step in the installation process, you need to download the relevant HP 8710 driver files for your printer. These files will always be available on your installation CD and you can go back to it as long as you are using your printer. But in case, you don’t have the CD anymore, you can always download it online. Visit the HP support site, search for the HP Officejet Pro 8710 driver setup files and then, begin downloading them. When you choose a file, make sure it belongs to your printer model and also has the features that support your work.

HP OfficeJet Pro 8710 Driver

HP OfficeJet Pro 8710 Driver

Download and Extract the Files to Another Folder

  • After you download HP 8710 driver, extract the files to another folder
  • In order to extract the files, certain printers will need a program
  • Therefore, on your desktop manually create a folder and then begin the extraction
  • Now, after you perform a right-click on your files you should run the extract command
  • You have to specify the folder name to which you are extracting the files
  • After extracting all of the HP Officejet Pro 8710 driver setup files, move on to the next step

Using the Add Printer Wizard Install the Driver

  • On your Window PC, open the wizard
  • On the wizard select the Start and the Run commands sequentially
  • Locate the “Open” textbox
  • Type in the command “control printers” in it
  • Now, the Printers and Faxes window will open
  • Select the Add a Printer option
  • Then, choose a communication method that you would use with your printer
  • Install from Disk is the option you must select
  • For the driver files, browse for the new folder created
  • After you make a few more selections the wizard will take control from here on
  • However, to check the installation test the printer with a test print

Steps for Manual Uninstall

HP 8710 Driver

HP 8710 Driver

Printer – Removal Steps

  • First, from your Windows PC ensure that the printer is deleted
  • Else, from the Start menu, navigate to the Printer and Scanners option
  • And then, from the PRINTERS menu select the model number or name of your printer
  • After choosing the correct printer, select the REMOVE DEVICE function
  • Also, to permanently delete the printer from your system, select the OK button

Driver Uninstallation

  • Navigate to the Control panel menu once you open your computer
  • Then, open the PROGRAMS AND FEATURES option
  • On your computer, till the system displays all applications and software installed, you must wait
  • From the available list of programs search for and locate the driver software
  • Then, select the UNINSTALL button after you highlight the HP 8710 driver software
  • As this process will take time to complete, wait for a few minutes

Permanently Removing Driver Files

  1. Print Server Properties
  • Using the search box in the task bar, open the Print Server Properties
  • To open the Print Server Properties dialog box, use the run command
  • In order to access the Print Server Properties window, make use of the start screen

Search box in the taskbar

  • Navigate to the Start menu
  • And then, type in the command “printui /s /t2” in the search box
  • Then, either press the Enter key on the keyboard or select the Search button

Run command

  • On your computer, open the Run command prompt screen
  • Use“printui /s /t2” command

Start screen

  • To begin with, access the Devices and Printer menu
  • And then, the Print Server Properties must be selected
  • Finally, on the window, access the Drivers tab
  1. Select the HP Officejet Pro 8710 driver
  2. Uninstall the HP 8710 driver
  3. Remove driver and driver package

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