Removing HPLIP software from Ubuntu

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How to remove HPLIP software in Ubuntu?

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If u install with tar, then goto the directory, for eg hplip-2.8…..
then perform the following….
1. su -c make uninstall
2. sudo make uninstall
3. make clean
4. sudo rm -rf /usr/share/hplip/
5. sudo rm -rf /etc/hp
6. sudo rm -rf ~/.hplip
7. sudo rm -rf /var/lib/hp
If u loaded firmware, then
a. sudo rm -rf /usr/share/hplip/data/firmware/*
b. sudo rm -rf /usr/share/hplip/data/plugin/*

If u installed thru .run, then simply use apt-get-remove command

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