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Software installation types for Windows
The following software installation types are available:
●Recommended. Installs the full software solution.
●Express. Installs the printer and scan drivers only. There is an express option for USB-connected
products and another express option for network-connected products.
●Custom. Use the Custom installation to select which software and drivers to install.
Remove software for Windows
1.Click Start, and then click Programs or All Programs.
2.Click HP, and then click HP LaserJet M1522.
3.Click Uninstall, and then follow the onscreen instructions to remove the software.
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Supported utilities for Windows
The HP ToolboxFX is a program that you can use for the following tasks:
●Checking the device status
●Checking the supplies status
●Setting up alerts
●Viewing device documentation
●Gaining access to troubleshooting and maintenance tools
HP ToolboxFX is installed during the Recommended software installation from the product CD-ROM.
For more information, see
View HP ToolboxFX on page 142.
Embedded Web server
The device is equipped with an embedded Web server, which provides access to information about
device and network activities. This information appears in a Web browser, such as Microsoft Internet
Explorer, Netscape Navigator, Apple Safari, or Firefox.
The embedded Web server resides on the device. It is not loaded on a network server.
The embedded Web server provides an interface to the device that anyone who has a network-
connected computer and a standard Web browser can use. No special software is installed or
configured, but you must have a supported Web browser on your computer. To gain access to the
embedded Web server, type the IP address for the device in the address line of the browser. (To find
the IP address, print a configuration page. For more information about printing a configuration page,
Information pages on page 140.)
For a complete explanation of the features and functionality of the embedded Web server, see
Embedded Web server on page 151.
HP Web Jetadmin
HP Web Jetadmin is a browser-based management tool for network-connected printers within an
intranet, and it should be installed only on the network administrator’s computer.
To download a current version of HP Web Jetadmin and for the latest list of supported host systems,
When installed on a host server, a Windows client can gain access to HP Web Jetadmin by using a
supported Web browser (such as Microsoft® Internet Explorer 4.x or Netscape Navigator 4.x or later)
by navigating to the HP Web Jetadmin host.
Other Windows components and utilities
●Software installer — automates the printing system installation
●Online Web registration
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●HP Customer Participation Program
Software for other operating systems
UNIXFor HP-UX and Solaris networks, go to www.hp.com/support/net_printing to download the
HP Jetdirect printer installer for UNIX.
Linux For information, go to www.hp.com/go/linuxprinting.
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4 Use the product with Macintosh
●Software for Macintosh
Use features in the Macintosh printer driver
Scan from the product and HP Director (Macintosh)
Fax a document from a Macintosh computer (fax models only)
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Software for Macintosh
Supported operating systems for Macintosh
The device supports the following Macintosh operating systems:
●Mac OS X v10.3, v10.4 and later
NOTE:For Mac OS v10.4 and later, PPC and Intel Core Processor Macs are supported.
Supported printer drivers for Macintosh
The HP installer provides PostScript® Printer Description (PPD) files, Printer Dialog Extensions (PDEs),
and the HP Printer Utility for use with Macintosh computers.
The PPDs, in combination with the Apple PostScript printer drivers, provide access to device features.
Use the Apple PostScript printer driver that comes with the computer.
Priority for print settings for Macintosh
Changes to print settings are prioritized depending on where the changes are made:
NOTE:The names of commands and dialog boxes might vary depending on your software program.
●Page Setup dialog box: Click Page Setup or a similar command on the File menu of the program
you are working in to open this dialog box. Settings changed here override settings changed
●Print dialog box: Click Print, Print Setup, or a similar command on the File menu of the program
you are working in to open this dialog box. Settings changed in the Print dialog box have a lower
priority and do not override changes made in the Page Setup dialog box.
●Printer Properties dialog box (printer driver): Click Properties in the Print dialog box to open
the printer driver. Settings changed in the Printer Properties dialog box do not override settings
anywhere else in the printing software.
●Default printer driver settings: The default printer driver settings determine the settings used in
all print jobs, unless settings are changed in the Page Setup, Print, or Printer Properties dialog
●Printer control panel settings: Settings changed at the printer control panel have a lower priority
than changes made anywhere else.
Change printer-driver settings for Macintosh
To change the settings for all print
jobs until the software program is
closedTo change the default settings for all
print jobsTo change the device configuration
1.On the File menu, click Print.
2.Change the settings that you want
on the various pop-up menus.1.On the File menu, click Print.
2.Change the settings that you want
on the various pop-up menus.
3.On the Presets pop-up menu, click
Save as and type a name for the
preset.1.In the Finder, on the Go menu, click
2.Open Utilities, and then open
Printer Setup Utility.
3.Click on the print queue.
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