HP Linux Imaging and Printing

Print, Scan and Fax Drivers for Linux

Technical Documentation: Man Pages

hp-align : Cartridge alignment utility for HPLIP supported inkjet printers. (Note: Not all printers require the use of this utility).

hp-check : Checks dependency versions,permissions of HPLIP. (Run as 'python ./check.py' from the HPLIP tarball before installation.)

hp-clean : Cartridge cleaning utility for HPLIP supported inkjet printers.

hp-colorcal : Perform color calibration on HPLIP supported inkjet printers. (Note: Not all printers require the use of this utility).

hp-devicesettings : Device settings utility for HPLIP supported printers. (Note: Not all printers require the use of this utility).

hp-fab : A simple fax address book for HPLIP.

hp-firmware : Download firmware to a device that requires downloaded firmware to function. (Note: Most printers do not require the use of this utility).

hp-info : Query a printer for static model information, dynamic status information, and CUPS printer queue settings.

hplip-install : Installer for HPLIP tarball (called automatically after invoking the .run file).

hp-levels : Display bar graphs of current supply levels for supported HPLIP printers.

hp-linefeedcal : Line feed calibration utility for HPLIP supported inkjet printers. (Note: Most printers do not require the use of this utility).

hp-makecopies : PC initiated make copies function on supported HP AiO and MFP devices. (Note: Currently unsupported in Qt4.)

hp-makeuri : Creates device URIs for local and network connected printers for use with CUPS.

hp-pqdiag : Print quality diagnostic utility for HPLIP supported inkjet printers. (Note: Most printers do not require the use of this utility).

hp-print : A simple print UI front-end to lp/lpr.

hp-printsettings : Printer settings (options) utility for HPLIP supported printers.

hp-probe : Discover HPLIP supported USB, parallel, and network attached printers.

hp-query : Query a printer model for static model information. Designed to be called from other processes.

hp-scan : SANE-based scan utility for HPLIP supported all-in-one/mfp devices.

hp-sendfax : PC send fax for HPLIP supported multifunction printers.

hp-setup : Installs HPLIP printers and faxes in the CUPS spooler. Tries to automatically determine the correct PPD file to use. Allows the printing of a testpage. Performs basic fax parameter setup.

hp-testpage : Print a tespage to a printer. Prints a summary of device information and shows the printer's margins.

hp-timedate : Set the time and date on an HP Officejet all-in-one device using the PC time and date.

hp-toolbox : The HP Device Manager (aka "Toolbox") for HPLIP supported devices. Provides access to status, tools, and supplies levels.

hp-wificonfig : Wifi/Wireless/802.11 configuration utility for HPLIP supported printers. (Note: Only select wireless capable printers are supported by this utility).