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Operating System: Windows 98/2000/2003/XP
Latest Version / Release Date: 188.8.131.52 / 02 Aug 2009
HP DeskJet 5550 series (HPA) is an inkjet printer. The printer manufactured by HP is compatible with Windows 98, 2000 and 2003 platforms. The printer is described as an economical color inkjet printer that provides users with performance that is photo quality. The printer comes with a resolution of 4800 by 1200 on photo paper which is comparable to that provided by laser jet printer models. The printer can print in both black and color. It is able to print 17 pages per minute in black and 12 pages per minute in color. It is possible for users to gauge the amount of ink left for use as the HP DeskJet 5550 series (HPA) printer has been equipped with an indicator for the ink level on its screen. Where users may need to cancel the printing of documents, they may use the provided button for canceling prints.
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For connectivity, the HP DeskJet 5550 series (HPA) comes with both parallel and USB connectivity. In addition, the printer comes with optional Ethernet network connection. The Ethernet allows users to connect a single computer to numerous home computers. The 4800 by 1200 resolution pixel makes it possible for users to print sharp photographs on their home printers. The printer is ideal for use both at home and also in small business environments. The printer may be used for screen captures as well as the printing of borderless photos of 4 by 6 inches on Premium Plus photo paper by HP. The HP DeskJet 5550 series (HPA) comes with an optional accessory for two sided printing purposes. This feature helps users save on money. Users can adjust Smart Focus, Contrast Enhancement, Sharpness, Smoothing and Digital Flash presets of photo printing on the printer. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and HP DeskJet 5550 series (HPA) errors before installing any driver updates.