Hello Linux Geeksters. As you may know, HPLIP is a tool for printing, scanning and faxing via the HP printers. The latest version available is HPLIP 3.14.10, which has been recently released, adding official support for Ubuntu 14.10 Utopic Unicorn.
Also, it has support for the following new printers: HP Deskjet 2541 All-in-One Printer, HP Envy 4501 e-All-in-One, HP Envy 4503 e-All-in-One, HP Envy 4505 e-All-in-One, HP Envy 4507 e-All-in-One, HP Envy 4508 e-All-in-One, HP ENVY 5534 e-All-in-One Printer, HP Envy 5640 e-All-in-One, HP Envy 5642 e-All-in-One, HP Envy 5643 e-All-in-One, HP Envy 5644 e-All-in-One, HP Envy 5660 e-All-in-One, HP Envy 5665 e-All-in-One, HP Envy 7640 e-All-in-One, HP Envy 7645 e-All-in-One, HP LaserJet Pro MFP M125r, HP LaserJet Pro MFP M125ra, HP LaserJet Pro M201n Printer, HP LaserJet Pro M201dw Printer, HP LaserJet Pro M202n Printer, HP LaserJet Pro M202dw Printer, HP LaserJet Pro MFP M225rdn, HP LaserJet Pro MFP M225dw, HP LaserJet Pro MFP M225dn, HP LaserJet Pro MFP M226dw, HP LaserJet Pro MFP M226dn, HP LaserJet Enterprise MFP M630dn, HP LaserJet Enterprise MFP M630f, HP LaserJet Enterprise MFP M630h, HP LaserJet Enterprise Flow MFP M630z, HP Officejet 5740 e-All-in-One, HP Officejet 5742 e-All-in-One, HP Officejet 5745 e-All-in-One, HP OfficeJet 8040 e-All-in-One, HP OfficeJet 6810 e-All-in-One Printer Series, HP OfficeJet 6812 e-All-in-One Printer, HP OfficeJet 6815 e-All-in-One Printer, HP Officejet 7612 Wide Format e-All-in-One Printer, HP OfficeJet Pro 6230 ePrinter, HP OfficeJet Pro 6830 e-All-in-one, HP OfficeJet Pro 6835 e-All-in-one and HP OfficeJet Pro 8616 e-All-in-One Printer.
In this article I will show you how to install HPLIP 3.14.10 on the most popular Linux systems, including Ubuntu, Linux Mint, Elementary OS, Debian, Fedora and OpenSUSE.
Because the driver is available as a pre-compiled binary, all you have to do is to download the hplip 3.14.10 run file, set execution permissions, run the installer and follow the gui instructions:
$ cd /tmp
$ wget optimate.dl.sourceforge.net/project/hplip/hplip/3.14.10/hplip-3.14.10.run
$ sudo chmod +x hplip-3.14.10.run