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Old laptop cannot boot from ubuntu 15.10 dvd

I have ab old nc8000 laptop with 14.04 installed on it. I want to upgrade to 15.10 but the laptop cannot boot from the install dvd. Is there a workaround for this? Thanks :)
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Wifi is disabled by Hardware swith after suspend

I am using Hp Pavilion 15-ab032tx with realtek rtl8723be wifi drivers with dual boot Windows 8.1 . When I start it works fine after suspending it get blocks by hardware switch. I always need to ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 and hplip wifi, hp photsmart scanner always acquires old image

I've a hp photsmart plus on Linux Ubuntu 14.04 (wifi hplip driver) and all was scanning well until yesterday. Now happens that the scanner show me always an image acquired yesterday. If I put a new ...
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Ubuntu and HP Probook 450 g3 i5 [on hold]

I recently got a HP Probook 450 g3 i5 laptop and I am interested in few things. Wi-fi support works well but my sound doesn't work at all unless I do this trick. ...
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I can't connect to my wifi network

I have a serious problem here. I have a new pc . It's a HP Notebook - 15-ac103nk. I installed both Windows 7 and ubuntu. I had some problemes with Wifi drivers in Windows 7 but I fixed them , and ...
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No Wi-Fi options on HP 450 g3 i7 with Ubuntu 15.04

I just bought a new laptop HP ProBook 450 G3 Notebook PC i7, and installed Ubuntu 15.04 on it, but after installation it's not giving me any options for connecting with Wi-Fi. I have tried every ...
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How can I control the lighting screen in Lubuntu 14.04 LTS

I have tried to manually reduce the scan from my computer, but it is still too strong. I have Lubuntu 14.04 LTS. The model of my computer is HP.
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Ubuntu 14.04.3 LTS x64 HP zbook UEFI nvidia driver

I have an HP Zbook running Ubuntu-gnome 14.04.3 LTS x64. This machines comes with the nvidia K610m video card. Here is my issue: Leave the default BIOS setting to "Legacy" and install Ubuntu. Once ...
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How to configure Wifi?

I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 in my HP AIO 20-r013il but im not able to configure Wifi. So how can i use Wifi ?
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HP All-in-One Deskjet 3630 ubuntu 1404

I tried to print from the HP 3630 but always get this message not the print. Anyone has the experience? How do you fix it? Another message said something about FIREWALL preventing it. How can I ...
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Camera HP Photosmart M307 with Ubuntu 12.04

Can I use a HP Photosmart M307 camera under Ubuntu 12.04?
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Can't install Ubuntu 15.10 on HP ProBook 440

I've seen many question like this in the forum, but no one reporting this specific behavior. I downloaded the iso file ubuntu-15.1-desktop-amd64.iso I checked the file's md5sum and was OK ...
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Ubuntu-Gnome 14.04 not suspend when inactive

Suspending is working properly when I do manually or set time for inactive shorter than turning screen off timer but I want to turn screen off earlier and suspend the machine after 1-2 hours but it's ...
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Heavy CPU Load IRQ Related

Hey guys I'm curious as to what anyone here thinks. I have an HP Envy Laptop running Ubuntu 15.10 and it has a 4th generation quad core i7. For some reason since I first installed it my fan spins up, ...
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installing fingerprint scanner on ubuntu 15.10

How do I get my fingerprint scanner to work on HP ProBook 4530s, Ubuntu 15.10? Where do I find it, how do I install it? My reader is 1d6b:0003 tnx a lot
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HP Printer doesn't work anymore despite hplip drivers installed

Some months ago, I've installed the then latest hplip driver (3.15.11) from their website because Ubuntu 14.04 LTS's version doesn't work with our HP LaserJet 1018 printer. It worked great. Fast ...
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System won't shut down

I have Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on my HP ENVY k008 notebook. Ubuntu wont shut down. I have tried these things: Changing "splash" to "splash acpi=force/noirq" in grub and then running update-grub ...
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Touchscreen not working (HP Pavilion x360)

Just today I got mt new HP Pavilion x360 11-n127br 2 in 1 notebook with an Intel Core M 5y10 processor. Windows 8.1 pre installed. I propmtly installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS in dual boot mode. Aside from ...
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HP Pavilion 360

I'm about to install Ubuntu 15.10 on a laptop HP Pavilion 360. I have right now Windows 10 as my only OS, and one of its functions is that, when I bend the laptop to use it as a tablet, the whole ...
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No HP RAID with ubuntu 12.04

I've just bought a pair of HP DL360 G9's which have an onboard RAID card, I've configured the RAID volume and put in my kickstart CD only to find that individual disks are visible (SDA, SDB, etc) ...
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HP ProBook 6550b Headphone Jack does't work (no sound)

The title states it all. I would appreciate some help. I tried several methods found here but with no use whatsoever.
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Installing Ubuntu 14.04 alongside Windows 7 Pro, with a dual GRUB boot, maintaining HP_RECOVERY (D:), HP_TOOLS (E:) and SYSTEM

I have Windows 7 Pro in an HP Folio 1040, with four default partitions: Click on the HQ image to zoom it. I would like to install Ubuntu 14.04.3 LTS alongside Windows 7 Pro. Booting from the ISO ...
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Cannot Install Ubuntu: A TPM error (7) occured

Here's a quick back story. My school was throwing away a HP Compaq Pro 6300 Business PC with Win 7 on it. The boot time was terrible and the login required an administrative password that I did not ...
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Ubuntu 15.10 installation issue mounting/dev/loop0//filesystem.sqashfs failed

I am trying to install Ubuntu 15.10 (64bit) on my laptop HP ENVY m6-1201tx for the first time. I have zero experience of Ubuntu. While installing it from a USB pendrive (FAT32), I'm getting following ...
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Printer becomes disabled in the middle of a job

I'm having trouble printing to my HP Officejet 6310 All-in-one printer from Ubuntu 12.04. After I submit a job, the printer will become disabled before completing it. I can go to Printing and ...
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hp pavilion g6 2312ax no audio

Running Linux mint 17.1 on hp pavilion g6 2312ax, i'm a complete beginner at this by the way. The audio seems to not be working internal or with headphones.Tried installing alsa but somehow now the ...
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HP 2140 screen resolution stuck at 1024x576

I installed Lubuntu on a HP2140 mini PC. Everything is working perfectly, except for the screen resolution. According to the specs it can do 1366x768. I tried setting this resolution with xrandr, ...
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ubuntu wireless on hp stream 11 [duplicate]

I have installed Ubuntu 14.04 on hp stream 11. Wireless device is not being detected. Windows detects it as Broadcom BCM43142 802.11 bgn. Is it possible to get the drivers for Ubuntu and install ...
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WiFi & Bluetooth hard blocked in Ubuntu 12.04, HP r007 notebook

I am using HP R007 Notebook PC. It is showing that both WiFi and Bluetooth are hard blocked and not soft blocked when I used "rfkill list" command.The wifi switch doesnot work is showing red colour. ...
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Problems with printer connection HP PSC 500 to Dell Latitude D610 running Ubuntu 14.04

HP PSC 500 to Dell Latitude D610 running Ubuntu 14.04. Shows "connected to local host", jobs show up in print queue, nothing prints, jobs disappear from queue. Is there a way to troubleshoot this? ...
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Ubuntu wireless not woking

I'm new to ubuntu and i have an HP Presario CQ57 (32-bit) running Ubuntu 15.10 but the wi-ifi doesn't seem to work. I figured it might be a driver problem because when i plug the Ethernet cable ...
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Wifi/Hotspot Not working for RTL8723BE PCIe Wireless Network Adapter For Ubuntu 14.04

I use HP Pavilion 15-ab032tx Laptop and it has the above wireless card by Realtek Semiconductors. Wifi is Not working for me. Follwing is the full specification of the card. I have dual booted Ubuntu ...
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Wifi issue card Atheros AR9485 - HP pavilion - Ubuntu 14 04 LTS

I just installed Ubuntu 14 04 LTS on the computer (it was W8 before). But the wifi is blocked. I get hard block: yes. some more details: network controller: Atheros AR9485 computer: HP ...
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How to use HP 355 G2 fingerprint reader ([138a:0050] Validity Sensors, Inc.)

I just bought a new HP 355 G2 laptop and I'm trying to figure out how to make the built-in fingerprint reader. I have tried installing Fingerprint GUI, but it tells me there are no devices found. ...
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Bang & Olufsen Speakers Not Recognized

Time for a new computer and more Ubuntu setup problems. I have Ubuntu 15.10 installed via USB on a dual boot HP Envy 27qe AiO with Bang & Olufsen speakers. I've been combing the forum trying older ...
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hp-plugin frozen

I've downloaded hplip from their website. Instalation frozen when is run from non-root user, so I've run it as root. But hp-plugin doesn't work as root ;( If I use non-root user, it doesn't response ...
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No sound in Ubuntu on HP Spectre x360

I really like my new HP Spectre x360 laptop and it performs fine running Windows 10 Pro (except for the strange overheating issue, interestingly not present in Ubuntu), except in Ubuntu 15.04, the ...
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Suspend doesn't work after Ubuntu 15.10 update

I have an HP Spectre x360 laptop, and I dual-boot Ubuntu and Windows 10 Pro. I've resorted to downgrading to Ubuntu 15.04 because the suspend feature critical for well...any laptop simply doesn't work ...
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Just removed system-reserved-drive, can't boot into Ubuntu 14.04 anymore

I was using Ubuntu 14.04 alongside Windows 8.1 on my HP Probook 4540. Today I removed my System Reserved partition and formatted the Windows partition. Now, every time I try to boot up my machine, ...
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Kernel panic on booting from USB stick on HP Pavilion (Ubuntu 15.10)

I have created USB stick with ubuntu-15.10-desktop-i386.iso. It runs with some problem on HP Probook: while booting it prompts a command line with "boot:", I type there "live" and it continues booting ...
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xbacklight: No outputs have backlight property - No /sys/class/backlight folder

I installed xbacklight, hoping that it would be able to control my brightness. When trying to change brightness, I was told "No outputs have backlight property". After looking around, I found that ...
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How can I enable right mouse click on my HP Stream 11

I have an HP Stream 11 and my touchpad will not accept right mouse click or click/hold/drag (like to reposition a window) any help would be great.
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wifi quits working on Ubuntu 14.04 on HP stream 11

Wifi connects without a problem and works great for several minutes then stops. The icon stays lit up but there is no connectivity. Trying To disconnect and reconnect sends it into a loop on ...
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Restore an HP Recovery Manager save on Ubuntu

I had a few problems on my HP Pavilion 15 running Windows 8 and decided to install Ubuntu instead. In order to save my files, I did a save using HP Recovery Manager. Is there a way I could restore ...
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Wifi on HP Stream doesn't recognise any networks

Alright, so I just got an HP Stream 13 for Christmas, and windows 10 was being very slow, so I decided to install Ubuntu. However Wifi doesn't recognise any networks, what do I do, I am freaking out, ...
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Error when using Validity Sensors with Fingerprint GUI 1.07/1.08 on Ubuntu 15.10 No devices found on HP 350 G2

So that's pretty much all i can tell you. I installed all fprint libraries and experimental Fingerprint GUI versions nothing worked. Please help me out here! :)
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Can Ubuntu 14.04.03 be installed on “HP DL980 G7” server?

I try to install Ubuntu 14.04.03 on HP DL980 G7 server. During installing software, it always prompts following error: There aren't any useful info tell me how to debug and fix it. Can't Ubuntu ...
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BIOS update in my HP Pavilion g6 Laptop

Is there a way to update my BIOS of HP Pavilion g6 from Ubuntu 15.10? Hp has released the BIOS update only for Windows 7. I don't have windows installed in my laptop right now. So is there any way to ...
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15.04 HP CP1217 how to adjust page margins

I am trying to align the prints on my CP1217 laser printer. My system: Ubuntu 15.04 glabels Cups hplip 3.15.11 The printer is USB connected. See a photo of the printed page at this link. As ...
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Annoying strobing and other display oddities

With a fresh ubuntu install, stuff has been pretty messed up with the display of this laptop. There are two general cases upon turning the system on and selecting "ubuntu" from the boot menu: The ...