how can I access my installed software for the HP Deskjet 2543 All In One Printer within Windows 10?

Hello and Good Morning Everyone

             I recently upgraded my operating system from Windows 8.1 to Windows 10 on my Acer laptop.   While I am able to print documents from various programs like Microsoft Word 2013, the browsers like Microsoft Edge and Google Chrome, etc., I am having difficulty locating my pre-installed HP Deskjet 2543 All In One Printer software.  Could someone possibly provide some suggestions for accomplishing this need?  If I need to reinstall the software, I do have the original installation CD which came with the HP printer.  I am assuming it will be compatible with Windows 10 seeing that my other applications are working just fine within this new operating system.

            I look forward to hearing back from everyone regarding this question.

            Thank you

            George
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Trent SmithCommented:
If you go to the HP.com site you are able to download the latest drivers for this device to install it on your Windows 10 system.

http://support.hp.com/us-en/drivers/selfservice/HP-Deskjet-2540-All-in-One-Printer-series/5295960/model/5385257#Z7_3054ICK0KGTE30AQO5O3KA30R1

The above link should take you to the page were you can download the newest drivers.  If that doesn't work go to HP.com and click Support and select Download Drivers.  In the search box enter HP Deskjet 2543 and click Go.  Select the link to the printer page.  From there you can either let them update your software or Option 2 allows you to download the driver and install it on your own.
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JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
I suggest you uninstall the printer and remove the driver from Printer Server management, Drivers Tab. Restart the computer and reinstall the printer using the driver from the link in the prior post.

I upgrade an older spare Windows 7 machine to Windows 10 Pro and the HP 8610 printer reinstalled itself when I tried to access the printer and it now works fine.
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GMartinAuthor Commented:
Hello and Good Evening Everyone

             Thank you so much for the direct download link for the software and drivers.  It worked perfectly.  At this point, I do have a follow up but related question to my original post.  During the download procedures, I chose to run everything while downloading which brings me to a question.  Is there a way I can simply just download the file which has the needed package for the drivers and software?  I would love to have this installation file for future reference,

              George
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Trent SmithCommented:
Instead of clicking run click save and the file will be on your computer.
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GMartinAuthor Commented:
Hello and Good Afternoon Everyone

             Using the suggested HP link given by Trent, I was able to install the needed HP Deskjet 2543 All In One Printer utilities within Windows 10 which were seen in Windows 8.1.  I went ahead and took the liberty of downloading the latest driver and software installation package file to my hard drive which will be transferred over to an external USB flash drive for my it for possible future use.

              Thanks again.

              George
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