HP Deskjet 3816 Color Inkjet Printer Driver Download (Official)

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Supported Models

HP Deskjet 3816 Color Inkjet Printer Driver

deskjet 3816 Driver

hp deskjet 3816 series Driver

Manufacturers

HP

Supported Operating Systems

Windows XP, Windows 2000

File Name

3816-enu-win2k_xp.exe (19.9 MB)

Versions

5.1.2 (10-Sep-2002)
5.1.2.0 (2002-03-04) via .inf

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Uploader Notes

Description

Caution: The printer's cable (USB or Parallel) must be unplugged before proceeding!

Installation instructions:

Create a new folder on the hard drive: c:\dj3816 before downloading the printer driver.

Download the driver to the newly created c:\dj3816 folder.

Open the c:\dj3816 folder and double-click on the downloaded "exe" file. Once the files are loaded and driver installation screen appears, proceed to step 6. If this screen does not appear, continue with the next step to manually open the screen.

Double-click on the c:\dj3816\Win2k_xp folder to open the folder.

Double-click on the "setup.exe" file to start the installation program.

Follow the instructions on the installer screens to complete the installat

Uploaded By

BalajiS (DG Staff Member) on 10-Jan-2005

Driver Contents File List

The following files are found inside the driver download file.

Name Size Date
hpsfx.ini 151 bytes 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/3816/enu/data/3816enu.xml 91.6 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/3816/enu/data/3816enu.zip 2.6 MB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/3816/enu/data/3816enu.zip/document.xml 13.3 KB 27 Mar 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/3816/enu/data/3816enu.zip/index.xml 1.9 KB 27 Mar 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/3816/enu/data/3816enu.zip/install.xml 33.0 KB 26 Apr 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/3816/enu/data/3816enu.zip/textstyles.xml 15.1 KB 26 Apr 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/3816/enu/data/LV3816~1.XML 306 bytes 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/3816/enu/data/html.cfg 11 bytes 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/3816/enu/data/search.idx 45.3 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/HPFUTI~1.DLZ 40.8 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/HPXMLD~1.DLZ 39.7 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/INTERN~1.DLZ 90.1 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/XERCES~1.DLZ 208.1 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/archive.dlz 36.6 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/browser.exz 36.7 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/chrome/ALL-LO~1.RDZ 397 bytes 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/chrome/ALL-PA~1.RDZ 292 bytes 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/chrome/ALL-SK~1.RDZ 459 bytes 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/chrome/INSTAL~1.TXZ 177 bytes 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/chrome/USER-L~1.RDZ 234 bytes 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/chrome/USER-S~1.RDZ 206 bytes 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/chrome/embed.jaz 159.1 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/components/EMBEDC~1.DLZ 18.6 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/components/GKCONT~1.DLZ 548.8 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/components/UTILIT~1.DLZ 4.7 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/components/UTILIT~1.XPZ 273 bytes 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/components/VPMINS~1.DLL 73.7 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/components/VPMINS~1.XPT 999 bytes 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/components/all.xpz 58.1 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/components/appshell.dlz 27.8 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/components/caps.dlz 19.8 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/components/chardet.dlz 17.8 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/components/chrome.dlz 25.3 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/components/docshell.dlz 37.6 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/components/dugprot.dlz 8.1 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/components/dugprot.xpz 291 bytes 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/components/editor.dlz 181.0 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/components/gfx2.dlz 3.1 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/components/gkgfxwin.dlz 43.9 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/components/gklayout.dlz 442.0 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/components/gkparser.dlz 108.9 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/components/gkplugin.dlz 43.2 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/components/gkview.dlz 27.4 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/components/gkwidget.dlz 53.2 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/components/imggif.dlz 6.2 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/components/imgjpeg.dlz 3.8 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/components/imglib2.dlz 11.9 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/components/imgpng.dlz 28.2 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/components/imgppm.dlz 2.7 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/components/iubroker.dlz 3.1 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/components/iubroker.xpz 210 bytes 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/components/jar50.dlz 12.7 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/components/jsdom.dlz 56.6 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/components/jsurl.dlz 5.0 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/components/lwbrk.dlz 5.0 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/components/necko.dlz 126.6 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/components/nkcache.dlz 21.7 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/components/nphppui.dlz 13.3 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/components/nsgif.dlz 5.4 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/components/nsjpg.dlz 3.6 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/components/nslocale.dlz 16.6 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/components/nspng.dlz 27.6 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/components/profile.dlz 19.6 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/components/rdf.dlz 40.0 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/components/shistory.dlz 6.8 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/components/strres.dlz 8.7 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/components/ucharuti.dlz 15.4 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/components/uconv.dlz 22.3 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/components/ucvibm.dlz 8.1 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/components/ucvlatin.dlz 30.7 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/components/urildr.dlz 19.9 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/components/webbrwsr.dlz 22.8 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/components/xpc3250.dlz 61.3 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/components/xppref32.dlz 20.5 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/defaults/pref/all.jz 6.2 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/defaults/pref/initpref.jz 1.2 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/defaults/pref/winpref.jz 1.2 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/dialup.dlz 6.4 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/gkgfx.dlz 35.9 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/hlw.dlz 10.3 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/hpvcirt.dlz 23.4 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/hpvcp60.dlz 115.7 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/hpvcrt.dlz 144.6 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/img3250.dlz 17.4 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/jpeg3250.dlz 40.8 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/js3250.dlz 156.2 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/mozreg.dlz 12.1 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/nspr4.dlz 68.3 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/patchw32.dlz 93.0 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/plc4.dlz 5.8 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/plds4.dlz 3.7 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/printpcl.exz 4.0 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/res/ACCEPT~2.PRO 1.1 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/res/CHARSE~2.PRO 2.8 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/res/CHARSE~4.PRO 1.4 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/res/LANGGR~2.PRO 677 bytes 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/res/LANGUA~2.PRO 556 bytes 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/res/VIEWSO~1.CSZ 829 bytes 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/res/WINCHA~2.PRO 616 bytes 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/res/builtin/BUTTON~1.XMZ 168 bytes 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/res/builtin/CHECKB~1.XMZ 641 bytes 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/res/builtin/FIELDS~1.XMZ 300 bytes 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/res/builtin/HTMLBI~1.XMZ 819 bytes 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/res/builtin/PL333B~1.XMZ 817 bytes 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/res/builtin/PLATFO~1.XMZ 319 bytes 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/res/builtin/PLATFO~2.XMZ 308 bytes 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/res/builtin/PLATFO~3.XMZ 193 bytes 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/res/builtin/PLATFO~4.XMZ 790 bytes 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/res/builtin/SELECT~1.XMZ 2.3 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/res/builtin/TEXTFI~1.CSZ 656 bytes 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/res/builtin/XBL-FO~1.CSZ 1.1 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/res/builtin/buttons.csz 1.1 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/res/builtin/checkbox.csz 999 bytes 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/res/builtin/fieldset.csz 685 bytes 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/res/builtin/select.csz 1.3 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/res/fonts/FONTEN~2.PRO 1.2 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/res/forms.csz 2.2 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/res/html.csz 2.5 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/res/quirk.csz 2.5 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/res/ua.csz 673 bytes 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/search.dlz 24.4 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/u32.dlz 41.4 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/xpcom.dlz 173.8 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/z32.dlz 31.0 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/assistnt/bin/zlib.dlz 19.6 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/autorun.exe 69.6 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/autorun.inf 767 bytes 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/compinfo.txt 7.0 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/enu/drivers/win2k_xp/hpf2y005.dat 37.2 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/enu/drivers/win2k_xp/hpf3816k.cat 16.2 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/enu/drivers/win2k_xp/hpf3816k.inf 4.3 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/enu/drivers/win2k_xp/hpfuih05.hl_ 86.6 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/enu/drivers/win2k_xp/hpz2ku05.dl_ 69.7 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/enu/drivers/win2k_xp/hpzcfg05.ex_ 140.0 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/enu/drivers/win2k_xp/hpzcoi05.dl_ 102.1 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/enu/drivers/win2k_xp/hpzcon05.dl_ 132.7 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/enu/drivers/win2k_xp/hpzeng05.ex_ 573.0 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/enu/drivers/win2k_xp/hpzflt05.dl_ 41.0 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/enu/drivers/win2k_xp/hpzimb05.dl_ 2.0 MB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/enu/drivers/win2k_xp/hpzimc05.dl_ 399.7 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/enu/drivers/win2k_xp/hpzime05.dl_ 141.8 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/enu/drivers/win2k_xp/hpzimp05.dl_ 822.2 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/enu/drivers/win2k_xp/hpzjui05.dl_ 109.4 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/enu/drivers/win2k_xp/hpzlnt05.dl_ 85.7 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/enu/drivers/win2k_xp/hpzntp05.dl_ 155.3 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/enu/drivers/win2k_xp/hpzpcl05.dl_ 62.4 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/enu/drivers/win2k_xp/hpzpre05.ex_ 167.9 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/enu/drivers/win2k_xp/hpzr3205.dl_ 3.7 MB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/enu/drivers/win2k_xp/hpzres05.dl_ 61.4 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/enu/drivers/win2k_xp/hpzrp305.dl_ 251.2 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/enu/drivers/win2k_xp/hpzslk05.dl_ 146.3 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/enu/drivers/win2k_xp/hpzsnt05.dl_ 86.2 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/enu/drivers/win2k_xp/hpzstc05.ex_ 203.4 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/enu/drivers/win2k_xp/hpzstw05.ex_ 97.3 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/enu/drivers/win2k_xp/hpztbi05.dl_ 37.0 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/enu/drivers/win2k_xp/hpztbu05.ex_ 115.2 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/enu/drivers/win2k_xp/hpztbx05.ex_ 240.2 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/enu/drivers/win2k_xp/hpzvip05.dl_ 91.1 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/enu/nt4/Disk1/congrat.bmz 5.1 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/enu/nt4/Disk1/hpfsched.exz 40.1 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/enu/nt4/Disk1/hpsetup.ini 1.0 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/enu/nt4/Disk1/inline.bmz 6.2 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/enu/nt4/Disk1/intro.bmz 5.2 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/enu/nt4/Disk1/license.bmz 4.1 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/enu/nt4/Disk1/makedisk.bmz 5.7 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/enu/nt4/Disk1/nt4/apps.hpz 6.5 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/enu/nt4/Disk1/nt4/apps2.hpz 2.5 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/enu/nt4/Disk1/nt4/congrats.hpz 201 bytes 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/enu/nt4/Disk1/nt4/ereg.hpz 6.5 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/enu/nt4/Disk1/nt4/hpfinst.dll 372.7 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/enu/nt4/Disk1/nt4/hpfinstx.exe 69.6 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/enu/nt4/Disk1/nt4/hpfiui.exz 141.0 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/enu/nt4/Disk1/nt4/hpfldr.exe 131.1 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/enu/nt4/Disk1/nt4/hpfldr.ini 3.4 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/enu/nt4/Disk1/nt4/hpfsplsh.exe 225.3 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/enu/nt4/Disk1/nt4/hpfsplsh.ini 1.7 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/enu/nt4/Disk1/nt4/hpinfo.daz 502 bytes 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/enu/nt4/Disk1/nt4/inc.hpi 65.1 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/enu/nt4/Disk1/nt4/install.hpz 913 bytes 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/enu/nt4/Disk1/nt4/license.txt 3.3 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/enu/nt4/Disk1/nt4/master.hpi 45.1 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/enu/nt4/Disk1/nt4/setup.hpi 37.0 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/enu/nt4/Disk1/port.bmz 5.4 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/enu/nt4/Disk1/printpcl.exz 23.9 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/enu/nt4/Disk1/restart.bmz 3.2 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/enu/nt4/Disk1/setup.exe 49.2 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/enu/nt4/Disk1/status.bmz 4.4 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/enu/nt4/Disk1/unstall.bmz 2.4 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/enu/nt4/Disk1/usb.bmz 3.5 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/enu/nt4/Disk1/wowdemo.bmz 5.0 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/hpf3816.cat 8.1 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/hpf3816p.cat 99.5 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/hpf3816p.inf 5.2 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/hpsetup.ini 1.3 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/hpz3816b.cat 11.9 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/hpz3816b.inf 5.0 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/hpzcin05.ex_ 23.2 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/hpzglu05.exe 274.4 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/hpzion00.sy_ 46.0 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/hpziou01.dl_ 52.6 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/hpzjlog.dll 28.7 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/hpzjpp01.dll 417.8 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/hpzjut01.dll 249.9 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/hpzjvp01.dll 49.2 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/hpzpnp05.dll 213.0 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/hpzpom04.dl_ 25.6 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/hpzscr05.dll 180.2 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/hpzuci02.dl_ 5.7 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/hpzusb00.sy_ 55.2 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/msvcirt.dll 70.7 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/msvcrt.dll 254.0 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/psapi.dll 18.2 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/sample/sample1.pcz 1.7 MB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/setup.exe 49.2 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/tls704d.dll 458.8 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/util/cfgmgr32.dll 23.6 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/util/common/hpfpdi05.exe 229.4 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/util/common/hpzghl05.exe 192.5 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/util/common/hpzpin05.exe 180.2 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/util/setupapi.dll 327.1 KB 5 Jun 2002
win2k_xp/verinfo.txt 248 bytes 5 Jun 2002

How to Update HP Deskjet 3816 Color Inkjet Printer Device Drivers Quickly & Easily

Step 1 - Download Your Driver

To get the HP Deskjet 3816 Color Inkjet Printer driver, click the green download button above. After you complete your download, move on to Step 2.

If the driver listed is not the right version or operating system, search our driver archive for the correct version. Enter HP Deskjet 3816 Color Inkjet Printer into the search box above and then submit. In the results, choose the best match for your PC and operating system.

Tech Tip: If you are having trouble deciding which is the right driver, try the Driver Update Utility for HP Deskjet 3816 Color Inkjet Printer. It is a software utility which automatically finds and downloads the right driver.

To find the newest driver, you may need to visit the HP website. Most major device manufacturers update their drivers regularly.

Step 2 - Install Your Driver

Once you have downloaded your new driver, you'll need to install it. In Windows, use a built-in utility called Device Manager, which allows you to see all of the devices recognized by your system, and the drivers associated with them.

How to Open Device Manager

  • In Windows 10 & Windows 8.1, right-click the Start menu and select Device Manager

  • In Windows 8, swipe up from the bottom, or right-click anywhere on the desktop and choose "All Apps" -> swipe or scroll right and choose "Control Panel" (under Windows System section) -> Hardware and Sound -> Device Manager

  • In Windows 7, click Start -> Control Panel -> Hardware and Sound -> Device Manager

  • In Windows Vista, click Start -> Control Panel -> System and Maintenance -> Device Manager

  • In Windows XP, click Start -> Control Panel -> Performance and Maintenance -> System -> Hardware tab -> Device Manager button

How to Install a driver from Device Manager

  1. Locate the device and model that is having the issue and double-click on it to open the Properties dialog box.

  2. Select the Driver tab.

  3. Click the Update Driver button and follow the instructions.

In most cases, you will need to reboot your computer in order for the driver update to take effect.

Tech Tip: Driver downloads and updates come in a variety of file formats with different file extensions. For example, you may have downloaded an EXE, INF, ZIP, or SYS file. Each file type has a slighty different installation procedure to follow.

For more help, visit our Driver Support Page for step-by-step videos on how to install drivers for every file type.

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