HP Deskjet 1010 Setup


Step 1: The HP DeskJet 1010 printer is a multifunctional printer that is capable of printing, copying, and scanning. It is capable of printing at a speed of up to 7 ppm (ISO) and up to 20 ppm (draft) for black.

Step 2: It is capable of printing at a speed of up to 4 ppm (ISO) and up to 16 ppm (draft) for color. It takes 17 seconds to print a page in black and 24 seconds to print a page in color.

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Step 3: Its print quality is up to 600 x 600 optimized dpi for black. It is capable of printing up to 1000 pages monthly. Its recommended monthly volume is 50 to 200. It supports USB connection. It supports duplex printing (manual).

Step 4: Its print quality is up to 4800 x 1200 optimized dpi for color. The OS that is compatible with this printer is Windows 10/8.1/8/7/Vista/XP (SP3) or higher (32-bit only), Mac OS X v10.6, Lion, Mountain Lion. It is affordable and simplifies printing tasks.

Step 5: It is designed with 60-sheet input tray and 25-sheet output tray. The envelope input capacity is up to 5 envelopes. It supports media sizes of A4, B5, A6, DL envelope. It supports media types such as paper, photo paper, envelopes, labels, and cards.



The latest printer driver for Windows is available on our website. You can quickly download the printer driver by clicking the link. After downloading, do as per the steps are given below to install the printer driver.

Step 1: First turn on the computer and then check if any USB cable is connected to the printer and the computer. If you find any connected USB cable, then unplug it immediately.

Step 2: You can use the CD that shipped with the printer to install the driver. Now, take out the CD and insert it into the CD drive of your computer.

Step 3: Now, it will prompt you to begin the “Installation Wizard” process. Once you begin the “Installation Wizard” process, you will be directed to a set of instructions to be followed.

Step 4: Follow them accordingly as they appear on the screen and during the process, if it asks to connect the USB cable, then connect it to the printer and the computer.

Step 5: When you connect the USB cable, at once it will recognize your printer. Then follow the instructions on the wizard and complete the driver installation process for your printer.


To install the printer driver for Mac, you should first download the printer driver. You can get the best driver for Mac from our website. Then follow the instructions to install the printer driver for Mac.

Step 1: First, you should download the suitable printer driver for Mac. Click the displayed link and then select the desired printer driver and then click the “Download” button to download it.

Step 2: The driver which you have selected starts downloading and you will be guided with a set of instructions on the screen. Follow them as they appear to finish the process.

Step 3: Then a window opens in a tab and there you should select the “Open”, “Save”, or “Run” option and then you should select the format to save the file.

Step 4: Now, you should select the format as .dmg to save the file for Mac. Then you must double-click the driver file in the “Downloads folder” or “Browser downloads bar”.

Step 5: You must click the driver file, to launch the driver installation. Now, follow the instructions to complete download process and then follow the instructions to complete the driver installation process.


The ink cartridge refilling procedure is given in step by step manner. To refill the ink cartridges for your HP Deskjet 1010 printer when it goes low or empty, do as per the steps are given below accordingly

Step 1: First open the ink cartridge access door and take out the ink cartridge that is empty or low. Then close the ink cartridge access door correctly. Now you have to take the ink bottle and a needle to refill the ink cartridges.

Step 2: Also have a hand towel, as while filling the cartridges the ink might leak. Now, take the ink bottle in your hand and remove the cap from it. Then pull the seal tab off and replace the ink bottle cap.

Step 3: Then flip open the lid of the ink bottle. You can use a 1ml disposable syringe to refill the ink cartridges. Use a smaller needle, so that you can refill the ink into the ink cartridges easily without any leakage.

Step 4: Now, take the empty ink cartridge and locate the black spot on the cartridge. There will be a white sticker covering the black spot on the top of the cartridge. You can find a hole under the black spot.

Step 5: Through that hole, the ink is refilled into the ink cartridge. So, you can peel off the white sticker to locate the hole or you can simply pierce the black spot with a fine needle. Now, take the syringe.

Step 6: Slowly draw the ink into the syringe. Do not be very fast while drawing the ink into the syringe, as it may create air-gaps inside the syringe. These air-gaps which are created may actually block your ink cartridge.

Step 7: So, make sure there are no air bubbles in the syringe before you attempt to refill the ink into the cartridge through the hole. Have a hand towel, as while refilling the ink cartridge, ink might get on hand.

Step 8: Now, take the syringe and inject it into the hole. Do not attempt to refill the ink, as it might result in the ink leakage. Try to fill the cartridge till the near capacity, so that ink can be prevented from leaking.

Step 9: Once the cartridge is filled till the suggested volume, it should be allowed to set for a few hours. Doing this, lets the ink to settle at the bottom of the sponge, which is present inside the cartridge and cannot be seen.

Step 10: Now, open the ink cartridge access door and install the ink cartridge into its slot properly and then close the ink cartridge access door. Then try to print test pages to check if there is an issue with printing.


Download the HP Deskjet 1010 printer manual or user guide from our website and troubleshoot all the printer issues with simple instructions provided in it. Troubleshooting steps to some common issues are given below.

Step 1: You can quickly troubleshoot all the technical issues related to your printer, with the printer manual guidance. The HP Deskjet 1010 printer manual contains the simple solutions to all the problems and it also gives tips on handling your printer.

Step 2: The most common error this printer faces is ‘printer going offline’. When the printer goes offline, use HP Print and Scan Doctor Tool to resolve the issue. If the error persists, then set the default printer and unpause the printing.

Step 3: Now, check if the issue is solved. If not, then try to reset the printer and check the connection status. Then check whether a correct port is used, as the printer remains offline if the driver uses a wrong port.

Step 4: Check if the issue gets solved by updating the printer firmware. If not, then create a manual connection and then check if the error or the issue is cleared. If not, then you have to service the printer.

Step 5: All the printer related printing and scanning problems can be solved using the Print and Scan doctor tool. The printer user guide also contains detail troubleshooting instructions in a stepwise manner. Using it use can solve the other common issues.


When you try to print, the printer does not print and displays an error message. Try the steps that are provided below accordingly to troubleshoot this issue.

Step 1: If the print jobs are stuck in the print queue, the printer stops printing. So, check if any of the lights are blinking or any error conditions exist on the printer or your computer screen, if exist then clear them.

Step 2: Try to print and if the issue persists still, then delete the print job files and restart your computer. Now, check the power connection and then reset your printer. As resetting the printer can easily clear the error or problem.

Step 3: If the issue is there even after resetting your printer, then try to remove and reconnect the USB cable from the printer. If your printer is connected to a network, then run Print and Scan doctor tool to identify and resolve the issue.

Step 4: If the issue is not cleared after running the Print and Scan doctor tool, then check whether the printer is paused or offline. Also, verify if the correct printer name is set as the default printer and try to print again.

Step 5: If the error displays, then try to remove and reinstall the printer driver. Also, check if the problem lies in the software application. Now, try to print and check if the error is cleared. If not, then service the printer.


When you try to print, the printer does not feed the paper from the tray. To resolve the paper feed problems, try these troubleshooting steps given below accordingly.

Step 1: To resolve the problem, first try to reset the printer. To reset, you have to disconnect the power cord from the printer, when it is kept turned-on. Then, disconnect the power cord from wall outlet. Then you have to wait for 15 minutes.

Step 2: Now, connect the power cord back to the printer and the wall outlet. Now, try to print and if the error is there, then check the condition and the quality of the paper and then reload it back into the printer.

Step 3: If the problem is still there, then check if there is any loose paper, debris, or foreign objects left on the tray. If there then try to remove them from the tray and then print a test page.

Step 4: If the issue is still there, then try to clean the paper pick rollers. As there may be some dust or paper residue on the rollers inside the printer, which may cause the paper feed issues. Now, try to print.

Step 5: If the error is not cleared yet, then adjust the paper settings in the print driver. If the paper size and type in the paper tray do not match the size and type settings in the print driver, also results in this issue.


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