If you do not have Internet access, contact HP Customer Care. (See
HP Customer Care
or the flyer that
came in the printer box.) See the Readme file for additional release information.
What other software is available?
See the Readme file that is provided on the HP Color LaserJet 1600 CD-ROM for additional, included
software and for supported languages.
Software for Windows
When you install the software for Windows, you can directly connect the printer to a computer by using
a USB cable. See the Getting Started Guide for installation instructions, and see the Readme file for the
latest software information.
The following software is available to all users of the printer.
A printer driver is a software component that provides access to printer features and provides the means
for the computer to communicate with the printer. For help using your printer driver, see
to printer driver
The printer driver has Help dialog boxes that can be activated from the Help button in the printer driver,
the F1 key on the computer keyboard, or the question mark symbol (?) in the upper-right corner of the
printer driver. These Help dialog boxes give detailed information about the specific printer driver. Help
for the printer driver is separate from the Help for your program.
You must perform a complete software installation to use the HP Toolbox.
The HP Toolbox provides links to printer status information and help information, such as this user guide;
and tools for diagnosing and solving problems. You can also view explanations and animations on the
control panel. See
for more information.
Uninstalling the printer software
Uninstall software by using the following directions for your operating system.
Uninstalling software for Windows
The printer comes with an uninstall utility that you can use to select and remove any or all of the Windows
HP printing system components from your computer.