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HP LaserJet P3005 Printer - Printing System Software

System requirements

The following operating systems support the HP LaserJet P3005 printing-system software:

Microsoft Windows

  • Pentium or compatible processor

  • Microsoft Windows 98 SE, Microsoft Windows Millennium Edition (Me) or Microsoft Windows 2000: 333-MHz processor with 64 MB RAM

  • Microsoft Windows XP: 333-MHz processor with 128 MB RAM

  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003: 550-MHz processor with 128 MB RAM (Standard Edition) and 220 MB of available hard-disk space

  • Minimum 16-color/grayscale display with 640 x 480 pixel resolution (video graphics array [VGA])

  • Onboard parallel port, USB port, or network connection

  • CD-ROM drive or internet connection

Linux

For information about Linux support for the device, see the following HP Linux Web site:

UNIX

For information about UNIX support for the device, see the following Web sites:

Operating-system support

Microsoft Windows operating systems provide full-featured support for the HP LaserJet P3005 printer. Operating systems that are not described. STR provide varying levels of functionality.

Throughout this STR, Microsoft Windows XP is used to denote Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition, Microsoft Windows XP Professional, and Microsoft Windows Server 2003 unless noted otherwise.

Information relating to networking functions is specific to devices that have network capabilities.

If the computer is running a 64-bit Microsoft Windows operating system, install the corresponding 64-bit print driver by using Add Printer.

The HP LaserJet P3005 printer has not been tested with and is not supported in the Microsoft Windows 3.1x or Microsoft Windows 95 operating systems.

For more information about the HP LaserJet P3005 printer, go to the following Web site:

www.hp.com/support/ljp3005

Print drivers

The following operating systems support the HP LaserJet P3005 printing-system software, including the HP traditional PCL 6, PCL 5, and PS emulation drivers and unidrivers:

Printing-system software support
Full software installation
Print driver only
  • Microsoft Windows XP (32-bit)

  • Microsoft Windows 2000

  • Mac OS X (V10.2 and later)

  • Microsoft Windows 98 SE

  • Microsoft Windows Me

  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003

  • Microsoft Windows XP (64-bit)

Print driver only support requires installing print drivers by using Add Printer.

Print drivers are supported by the following 64-bit operating systems:

  • Itanium-based systems

  • AMD Athlon 64, AMD Opteron, Intel Xeon, and Pentium 4 with EMT64

Print driver support in other operating systems

The HP LaserJet P3005 printer is also supported in the following operating environments:

Availability

Download the printing-system software from the Web, or order it on a CD from HP fulfillment centers.

This STR describes drivers that are shipped with the printing-system software CD. This STR does not describe any drivers that might be released by support personnel.

The following table lists the availability of HP LaserJet software components by operating system.

Microsoft Windows XP and Microsoft Windows Server 2003 64-bit drivers and components are available only on the Web. All other drivers and components listed in the following table are available on the Web and on the printing-system software CD.
Software component availability for HP LaserJet P3005 printer
Component
Microsoft Windows 98 SE, Microsoft Windows Me, and Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Microsoft Windows 2000 and Microsoft Windows XP (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows XP (64‑bit) and Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Drivers
HP Traditional PCL 5 Driver and HP Traditional PCL 6 Driver
x
HP PCL 6 Unidriver and HP PCL 5 Unidriver
x
x
PS Emulation Unidriver
x
x
PS Emulation Driver
x
Installer
Common Microsoft Windows Installer
x
Installer Customization Wizard
x
x
CD Browser
x
Add Printer Wizard install
x
x
x
Other software
Web Registration
x
x
HP Driver Pre-configuration
x
x
Easy Printer Care Software
x
x

Printing-system software on the Web

All software that is contained on the installation CD is also available on the Web.

Web deployment is the preferred method for obtaining the latest software. The HP Web site offers an option for automatic e‑mail notification about new software releases.

The HP LaserJet P3005 printing-system software is available for download at the following Web site:

www.hp.com/go/ljp3005_software

Only 32-bit print drivers are available on the printing-system software CD. If the computer is running a 64‑bit operating system, you must install a 64‑bit print driver. The 64‑bit print drivers for Microsoft Windows XP and Microsoft Windows Server 2003 are available at the following Web site:

www.hp.com/go/ljp3005_software

In-box printing-system software CDs

The software CD for the HP LaserJet P3005 printer contains a variety of files for installing the printing-system software on the computer.

The HP LaserJet P3005 printing-system software CD is divided into two partitions, one for each of the following operating systems:

  • Microsoft Windows

  • Macintosh

Each partition includes documentation files and files that are required to install and uninstall the printing-system components.

Microsoft Windows partition

The root directory in the Microsoft Windows partition of the software CD contains the AUTORUN.EXE file, the SETUP.EXE file, and the following directories and support files:

  • Autorun

  • Drivers

  • fonts

  • HP Easy Printer care

  • hw

  • Manuals

  • PortMonitor

  • System32

  • Temp

  • WebReg

The printing-system files for each language reside in the following directories:

  • Drivers

  • Manuals

File layouts differ by language for each regional version of the software CD.

To view the files, insert the HP LaserJet P3005 printing-system software CD, right-click Start, click Explore, and then select the CD-ROM drive.

CD versions

The HP LaserJet P3005 printing-system software CD is available in three versions, each of which contains printing-system software in various languages, as follows:

  • CD 1 – Americas (part number Q7812-60111):

    • AR = Arabic

    • DE = German (Deutsch)

    • EN = English

    • ES = Spanish (Espanol)

    • FR = French (Francais)

    • EL = Greek

    • IT = Italian (Italiano)

    • NL = Dutch (Nederland)

    • PT = Brazilian Portuguese (Portugues)

  • CD 2 – Asia Pacific (part number Q7812-60112):

    • ZHCN = Simplified Chinese (Chi_Simp)

    • ZHTW = Traditional Chinese (Chi_Trad)

    • EN = English

    • KO = Korean

    • TH = Thai

  • CD 3 – Europe, Middle East, Africa (part number Q7812-60113):

    • CS = Czech (Cesky)

    • DA = Danish (Dansk)

    • EN = English

    • FI = Finnish (Suomi)

    • HE = Hebrew

    • HU = Hungarian (Magyar)

    • NO = Norwegian (Norsk)

    • PL = Polish (Polski)

    • RU = Russian (Russ)

    • SV = Swedish (Svenska)

    • TR = Turkish (Turkce)

Each of the following tables lists one of the software CD versions, along with the printing-system software components that are supported in each language.

Drivers for various languages do not necessarily correspond to geographic countries/regions. English, for instance, is distributed on three CDs.
CD 1 – Americas
Component
AR
DE
EN
ES
FR
EL
IT
NL
PT
HP Traditional Postscript 3 Emulation Driver
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
HP Traditional PCL 6 Driver
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
HP Traditional PCL 5 Driver
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
HP PCL 6 Unidriver
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
HP PCL 5 Unidriver
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
PS Emulation Unidriver
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
Common Microsoft Windows Installer
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
Add Printer Wizard Installer
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
Installer Customization Wizard
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
CD Browser
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
HP Easy Printer Care
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
Printer Usage Report
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
HP Driver Pre-configuration
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
Fonts
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
HP Web Registration
x
HP LaserJet P3005 User Guide (.CHM file)
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
HP LaserJet P3005 User Guide (.PDF file)
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
Hewlett-Packard LaserJet P3005 Series Printing-System Install Notes
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
HP Embedded Web Server User Guide
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
HP Jetdirect Administrator's Guide
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
250-Sheet Install Guide
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
CD 2 – Asia Pacific
Component
ZHCN
ZHTW
EN
KO
TH
HP Traditional Postscript 3 Emulation Driver
x
x
x
x
x
HP Traditional PCL 6 Driver
x
x
x
x
x
HP Traditional PCL 5 Driver
x
x
x
x
x
HP PCL 6 Unidriver
x
x
x
x
x
HP PCL 5 Unidriver
x
x
x
x
x
PS Emulation Unidriver
x
x
x
x
x
Common Microsoft Windows Installer
x
x
x
x
x
Add Printer Wizard Installer
x
x
x
x
x
Installer Customization Wizard
x
x
x
x
x
CD Browser
x
x
x
x
x
HP Easy Printer Care
x
x
Printer Usage Report
x
x
x
x
HP Driver Pre-configuration
x
x
x
x
x
Fonts
x
x
HP Web Registration
x
HP LaserJet P3005 User Guide (.CHM file)
x
x
x
x
x
HP LaserJet P3005 User Guide (.PDF file)
x
x
x
x
x
Hewlett-Packard LaserJet P3005 Series Printing-System Install Notes
x
x
x
x
x
HP Embedded Web Server User Guide
x
x
HP Jetdirect Administrator's Guide
x
x
x
x
250-Sheet Install Guide
x
x
x
x
x
CD 3 – Europe, Middle East, Africa
Component
CS
DA
EN
FI
HE
HU
NO
PL
RU
SV
TR
HP Traditional Postscript 3 Emulation Driver
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
HP Traditional PCL 6 Driver
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
HP Traditional PCL 5 Driver
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
HP PCL 6 Unidriver
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
HP PCL 5 Unidriver
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
PS Emulation Unidriver
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
Common Microsoft Windows Installer
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
Add Printer Wizard Installer
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
Installer Customization Wizard
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
CD Browser
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
HP Easy Printer Care
x
x
x
x
Printer Usage Report
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
HP Driver Pre-configuration
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
Fonts
x
x
x
x
x
x

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