We have come across this issue very often these days that even after installing the printer drivers HP Printer gives an error “HP Printer driver not available” or HP Printer driver not found. We have found the solution which will resolve this issue.

  1. “Driver is unavailable”
  2. “The drivers for this device are not installed. (Code 28) There are no compatible drivers for this device. To find a driver for this device, click Update Driver.”

1.) Click start and search for Programs and features

2.) Choose your HP Printer

3.) Click Uninstall

4.) In Windows, search for and open Devices and printers

5.) In the Devices and Printers windows look for your HP printer. If you see it listed right-click on it and choose ‘Delete‘ or ‘Remove Device

6.) Open up the run command with the “Windows key + R” key combo.

7.) Type printui.exe /s and click Ok. (Note: there is a space in between “printui.exe” and “/s”)

8.) Click on the “Drivers” tab

9.) Look for HP Printer driver. If you see it Click on it and click Remove at the bottom

10.) Select Ok

11.) Select Apply and Ok on the Print Server Properties windows

12.) Close Devices and Printers

13 ). Restart the PC

14 ). Now go ahead and install the drivers from the above link