Manufacturer: Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P. (formerly Compaq)
Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 29.2 MB
Operating System: Apple MacOS 9.1, Apple MacOS 9.2, Apple MacOS X 10.2, Microsoft Windows XP, Microsoft Windows 2000, Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Microsoft Windows ME
Latest Version / Release Date: 18.104.22.1681 / 06 October, 2004
Ease of use, quick printing and excellent text details are some of the distinguishing features that have been associated with the HP Color LaserJet 3550 printer. This device is capable of achieving print speeds of approximately 16 pages a minute in either color or black and white mode. These are some of the feature sets which are made available to the end user and calling programs by the driver. The design of the HP Color LaserJet 3550 allows it to be connected via the USB interface port of the machine. It is likewise equipped with an LCD screen to provide the user with a real-time status of the printing device. The driver also makes it possible to implement the HP ImageREt 2400 technology for enhanced image reproduction. The language simulation of the device is based on the JetReady technology of Hewlett-Packard.
Unless you update your drivers regularly you may face hardware performance issues.
To check your drivers you should manually verify every device on your system for driver updates
The HP Color LaserJet 3550 device driver allows for faster printing speeds even when dealing with colored and complex graphics. Not really considered as a general purpose printing device, it features a single-pass printing engine that allows it to reproduce text and images by moving through the page only once to produce all four basic color sets. The driver of the HP Color LaserJet 3550 allows many image editing programs direct access to the feature sets of the device. This is done in order to produce a more accurate printed image compared to that displayed on the computer screen. Aside from the control panel on the device itself, additional settings can be done from the software side primarily due to the correct installation of the driver. The driver installation is likewise failsafe with the setup wizard guiding the user in every step of the process. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and HP Color LaserJet 3550 errors before installing any driver updates.