Model: HP Deskjet 940c Printer, HP Deskjet 940cvr Printer, HP Deskjet 940cw Printer
Operating System: Windows 95 (Note: might work with other versions of this os.)
Create a new folder on the hard drive: c:\dj940 before downloading the printer driver.
Download the driver to the newly created c:\dj940 folder.
Plug the parallel cable into the printer and PC.
Open the c:\dj940 folder and double-click the downloaded "exe" file.
Under c:\dj940\9xinf folder a 3 letter language folder will be displayed. For example, the English driver will display a folder named "enu". This folder was created when by double-clicking on the downloaded "exe" file.
From Windows, click "Start", "Settings", "Printers".
Next, double-click on "Add Printer".
When the Add Printer Wizard screen appears, click "Next".
Choose "Local Printer" and click "Next" (applicable in Windows 98/ME).
To continue, click the "Have Disk" button.
Next, click "Browse" and move to the folder "c:\dj940\9xinf\enu\drivers\Win9x_ME". An "hpf940x.inf" file will be displayed. Select the file name and click "OK".
Click "OK" to continue. "hp deskjet 940c series" will now be found in the Printers column. Now, click the "Next" button.
Choose "LPT1" and click "Next".
If another printer driver is installed on the PC, select "Yes" or "No" to use this printer as the default printer and click "Finish". The hp deskjet 940c series printer driver will be added to the "Printers" window.