Right click the installation file (usually an .exe file) and select Properties, then Compatibility Tab.
Check off Run As Administrator option at bottom to install.
Try that first.
If not, then follow the same procedure, but also run compatibility Vista (service pack 2) mode.
HP software is very buggy, I have a 4 year old model and it installed flawlessly, but folks having newer models are having troublesome installations... go figure.