The HP Officejet 5742 model is an all-in-one printer with the ability to print, fax, copy, and scan documents effectively. Connecting with this machine can be through the wireless direct printing, memory card slot, or the standard USB connection. These features require either the USB 2.0 port, the Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n, an Ethernet port, or the RJ-11 fax. Copying runs at a speed of 19 copies per minute (CPM) for the draft mode on an A4 paper.
HP Officejet 5742 cartridges
HP62 Black Original Ink Cartridge (~200 pages), HP 62 Tri-color Original Ink Cartridge (~165 pages)
HP Officejet 5742 driver Supported Windows Operating Systems
|Supported OS: Windows 10 32-bit, Windows 10 64-bit, Windows 8.1 32-bit, Windows 8.1 64-bit, Windows 8 32-bit, Windows 8 64-bit, Windows 7 32-bit, Windows 7 64-bit, Windows Vista 32-bit, Windows Vista 64-bit, Windows XP 32-bit|
|Full Feature Drivers and Software for windows.exe||143.75 MB||Download|
|Full Feature Drivers and Software for windows Vista 64 bit.exe||179.35 MB||Download|
|Basic Driver for Windows XP Vista 7 8 8.1 and 10 32 bit.exe||48.64 MB||Download|
|Basic Driver for Windows 7 8 8.1 and 10 64 bit.exe||51.45 MB||Download|
|Basic Driver for Windows Vista 64 bit.exe||45.21 MB||Download|
HP Officejet 5742 driver Supported Mac Operating Systems
|Supported OS: Mac OS Mojave 10.14.x, macOS High Sierra 10.13.x, macOS Sierra 10.12.x, Mac OS X El Capitan 10.11.x, Mac OS X Yosemite 10.10.x, Mac OS X Mavericks 10.9.x, Mac OS X Mountain Lion 10.8.x, Mac OS X Lion 10.7.x|
|HP Easy Start for Mac OS X 10.9 to 10.14.zip||9.08 MB||Download|
|Full Feature Drivers and Software for Mac OS X 10.7 to 10.9.dmg||155.70 MB||Download|
Furthermore, the adjustable settings include 2-sided printing, contrast or size adjustment, margin shift, and other enhancements. The zoom range for using the copy function is between 25 and 400% for minimum and maximum limits, respectively. The maximum copies this printer can also produce by copying is about 30 copies. The environmental specifications include a recommended temperature range of 5 to 350C during operations.
Also, the printer thrives optimally under the relative humidity between 20 and 80% without condensation. The storage humidity is between 10 and 90% non- condensing and, together with other factors, enhance general performance. The acoustic power emission is about 6.4 B(A) when printing at 6 ppm rate.
The fax transmission speed is about 33.6 kbps at the fast mode while it supports a resolution of 300 x 311 dpi. There are other features such as fax forwarding, auto redial, PC interface support, and junk fax barrier. Furthermore, the modem speed of the machine is about 33.6 kbps as well, while the delayed sending supports black documents.
This model of printer has the HP SureSupply feature that alerts the user of the need to replace the ink cartridges. It also uses two types of round, the black, and the tri-color cartridges. The replacement cartridge options are HP 62, or HP 62 XL. This printer can also use the secure digital (SD) type of memory card as well as a USB flash drive. Download HP OfficeJet 5742 e-All-in-One Printer driver from HP website