The following article will help you fix problem on installing HP Laser Jet P1102 on Windows 7, 32 bit and 64 bit.
HP LaserJet Pro P1102 technology integration on or off automatically (Auto On / Auto Off) intelligence, to enhance economic operation. Energy consumption of this printer in the Auto-Off mode is lower than traditional standby. With this feature, users need not bother to turn off the printer when not in use and restart if there is demand.
Installing HP Laser Jet P1102:
With HP Smart program on LaserJet P1102 Pro, users simply connect the printer to your laptop or desktop PC via USB. Once connected, HP Smart Install the software starts automatically to make the printer settings and the process will be completed in 2 minutes.
How ever, if you experience problem in installing HP Laser Jet P1102 on your Windows 7 machine, please go through the following steps to know if this can fix your problem.
- Make sure the printer is powered on but unplug it from your computer (desktop or laptop). So, do not connect it to your computer yet. You can even power it on when the setup asks you to do.
- Download the software from here: ftp://ftp.hp.com/pub/softlib/software12/COL32431/bi-80329-4/LJP1100_P1560_P1600_Full_Solution.exe. It's about 150MB so it may take a few minutes of your time. Or from this location.
If the above download link asks for login permission of if that link does not work for you, I would suggest you to Google for “LJP1100_P1560_P1600_Full_Solution.exe” or even directly downloading from HP Site by browsing down to your printer page.
- Run the software, the wizard will guide you through the set-up process and ask you to plug your printer in. Then it should detect and install.
Hope the above method will help solving your problem, and if this still hasn't resolved your problem, you can try one of the diagnostic tools available here: