HP Deskjet Printer will not print in color

Troubleshooting steps used by Windows 10 users to resolve this issue.

  • Delete HP Deskjet printer from devices.
  • Install the printer driver completely from the control panel.
  • Press Windows key + R to open the run command.
  • Type print.exe/s in the run box and click ok.
  • Select the driver’s tab from the new Windows popup and open it.
  • Select HP printer driver and delete them & press ok.
  • Goto control panel and choose devices and printers -> click add a printer option.
  • On the new Windows popup, choose a device or printer option and clicks on the printer I want that isn’t listed.
  • Select add a printer using TCP or IP address.
  • Enter the IP address of the HP Deskjet printer and click next.
  • It will install the HP printer with a driver to print in color.
  • Conduct the color test printing with the printer.