The driver for HP Photosmart C3180 is usually found in the software supplied with the printer, however one can get the download they need from numerous sites that offer these downloads on the internet. The most trustable option will always be the website of the manufacturer, however in some cases it’s not easy to find the required download. Although there are many other legit websites, it’s recommended to run a security application in the background when visiting new sites.
Identifying the brand and the particular model is very important to make sure you are downloading the driver required. Apart from narrowing the search, identifying the model will help users get exactly what they are searching for. The user might also be required to indicate if the type of operating system they are using as they request for their download. If a user wants to download drivers for their printer they should agree to the HP software licensing agreement.
For the download to be successfully installed, the user has to select the particular operating system, whether Windows 2000, Windows XP, and Windows XP 64-bit. Others are Windows Vista, Windows Vista 64-bit. The download type for the first three operating systems is 7.0.1 while that of the last two is 61.063. Windows 2000 and Windows XP downloads have a file size of 42.74MB. Windows XP 64-bit has a capacity of 36MB while Windows Vista has a capacity of 32.92MB. Windows Vista 64-bit has a file size of 32.92MB. The time needed for downloading may be long and users should be patient.
After the user has chosen Windows XP (in our case) they should then proceed with the downloading. After the downloading a window will come up asking the user where they will like to save the download they have just made. Users should always save the download they have made in an easily accessible place and one they can remember easily like their desktop.