Manufacturer: Hewlett Packard
Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 9.2 MB
Operating System: Windows XP
Latest Version / Release Date: 1.0.0 / 28 Feb 2003
The HP OfficeJet 5100 Series of AIO or All in One printers is capable of carrying out printing, copying, scanning and faxing operations. The print driver, scan driver, and web scan and print driver for network connections for this AIO printer series is included in HP’s Enterprise Software. This software is mainly designed for Corporate/Enterprise users that don’t require the full functionalities of the printer. All the other functionalities of the HP OfficeJet 5100 Series printer will have to be carried out via the printer’s front panel while the Enterprise software is being used. This Enterprise solution’s scan and print mini drivers are compatible with Windows XP and Windows 2000. Users of this software solution are usually commercial users that perform staging of big groups of computer systems. Its installation is silent, which means that it does not have a user interface (UI).
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
Once the setup program for the Enterprise software is running, users can simply attach the OfficeJet 5100 Series All in One printer to the computer system via a USB cable. The printer may likewise be attached via a network that utilizes print server of HP JetDirect 175x. After attaching the printer, its icon will be displayed in the Printers folder. Scanning operations may be carried out with any application that is fully TWAIN 1.8 compliant such as the Adobe Photoshop or Microsoft Office. The OfficeJet 5100 Series All in One printer has a printing resolution of 600 dots per inch for black printouts with REt of resolution enhancement technology, and 4800 dots per inch for colored printouts with the HP PhotoREt 3. It can also copy up to a maximum of 8 colored copies and 12 black and white copies per minute. On the other hand, its scanning speed will depend on a document’s complexity. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Officejet 5100 series errors before installing any driver updates.