The HP Officejet Pro 8600 is a multifunctional inkjet printer that has Wi-Fi connectivity. Basic printing and scanning functions usually work when you connect the device to the PC using the USB cable. However, if you want access to advanced features, such as figuring out the amount of ink in the cartridges or printing wirelessly, you must manually download the printer driver.
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In the following walkthrough, check out where to find and how to install the HP Officejet Pro 8600 driver. The download is free and is available for Windows, Linux and macOS computers.
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Learn how to download and install the HP Officejet Pro 8600 Printer Driver
Step 1. Go to the official page of the HP Officejet Pro 8600 and choose the operating system of your computer, as well as the version. Click "Change";
Select the operating system and its version
Step 2. Now, click on the "Download" button, in red. The file will start downloading, which may take a few minutes depending on the speed of your connection.
Downloading the Printer Driver
How to install
Step 1. The software will be saved in the downloads folder of your computer. When finished downloading, open the file to start the installation;
Run the driver installer
Step 2. The initial setup screen of the installation wizard will be displayed. You can change what will be installed by clicking "Customize software selections". Then click "Next";
Initial driver configuration
Step 3. Check the "I have read and accept the contracts and installation settings" option and click "Next" again;
Accept the terms of the agreement
Step 4. Select how you want to connect the printer to the PC and click "Next". Remember to turn on the printer and connect it to the USB cable or press the Wi-Fi button to activate the wireless connection. Finally, just wait until the software finds the device and makes the necessary settings.
Select the connection type and wait for the software installation
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