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I cannot disable secure boot on HP Envy M6 because my laptops screen is cracked

This makes it impossible to change the BIOS type because I cannot see the code to type to confirm. The screen is only cracked on part of the left so I can change the resolution to a square but that ...
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Wich Ubuntu distribution should I install on my PC [duplicate]

I am new to Ubuntu, but I want to try some flavour of it. My issue is that I don't know wich distribution of Ubuntu should I go for. My PC has the following specs.: HP Pavilion Media Center a6037.fr ...
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Issue installing Ubuntu 14.10 over 6 on older HP Pavilion tower

I have an hp pavilion desktop. got a CD/book from the library and was able to install Ubuntu 6. I deleted the Windows XP intentionally (tried the 6.0 demo and liked) and then upgrade through each ...
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Ubuntu 14.04.2 hangs abruptly in middle of Session [duplicate]

I've installed the latest Ubuntu 14.04.2 LTS on my laptop today. I've updated it and still my system hangs and doesn't respond to anything. I have to manually power off and reboot to get it working ...
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Ubuntu server harddisk managment (HP Smart Array P420i)

I installed Ubuntu server on HP Proliant 380p Gen8 , it comes with array module P420i my current setup is : array A (SAS, Unused Space: 0 MB) logicaldrive 1 (558.7 GB, RAID 5, OK) physicaldrive ...
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touch screen not working for HP Compaq 2710p !!!NEED HELP!

I have a huge problem when I installed Ubuntu to my HP Compaq 2710p I lost my touch screen capabilities its touch through pen only. Does anyone know how I can fix this problem. 0(>_>)0
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Ubuntu Issues on HP Pavilion Slimline s3713w

This is my grandfather's PC specifications and I'm trying to get any version of Linux to work on it. I like Ubuntu the most, cause I can customize it to only give him what he needs. It tries to boot ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Randomly Freezing

Just put ubuntu 14.04 on my HP 15.6" AMD A8 2.0GHZ quad-core laptop and am experiencing random freezes (need to do a hard shut-down/restart, no mouse or keyboard functionality during freezes). There ...
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"System running in low graphics mode on Ubuntu 14.04 , hp pavilion 15-n205TX [closed]

Few days back I installed Ubuntu-14.04.2-desktop-amd64 successfully on my new HP laptop 15-n205TX, but after installing, asked for reboot, but after reboot its showing kind of: "running low graphics ...
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Bluetooth is not turning on Ubuntu-14.04-desktop-amd64 on HP-15 d005tu

My Bluetooth is not working on Ubuntu-14.04-desktop-amd64 on HP-15 d005tu. When I ask to HP service center they tell that they don't support Ubuntu please any one tell me is problem about hardware or ...
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Wifi is disable it is crazy?

I am dual booting with Ubuntu 14.10 on my new HP Omen, but the wifi is not working. The Network Manager says that Wifi is disabled. I press fn + f12 to activate it but nothing happens On terminal I ...
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drivers for HP ProBook 6460b

I'm about to install Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on my hp probook 6460b laptop, however, as I am completely wet behind my ears with this operating system I want to ask whether is there a website or anything from ...
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Installation problems on my HP laptop

So I finally decided that I have enough of windows and wanted to install Ubuntu 12.04.0LTE version of Ubuntu. I burned an image to a DVD. So right after I boot from the DVD I get a window where it ...
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Bluetooth is not being enabled in Ubuntu 14.04LTS

Recently I have installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS in my new HP laptops and found that Bluetooth is not even being enabled. With many ways I have tried by following the links found in askubuntu.com, but not ...
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My Hp laptop( 64 bit, Core i5, 4 GB RAM) is too much slow in ubuntu 14.04.1

My HP laptop is very slow after few days from complete installation. System details as follows. Core i5 processor, 4 GB RAM, 500 GB HDD, 64 bit processor. Now I installed ubuntu in 100 GB disk space. ...
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Which Ubuntu distro is fully compatible with Hp pavilion 15n-205tx Laptop?

I had recently installed Ubuntu 14.10 and 13.10, however I went back to Windows OS as both the version didn't Supported laptop's wifi (Ralink corp. RT3290 Wireless 802.11n 1T/1R PCIe) Hardblock:yes ...
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Inbuilt speakers and headphones not working on hp 15-g002ax

Both my speakers and headphones are not working on my laptop since i have installed ubuntu. Can anyone help me out? Details: 00:01.1 Audio device [0403]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] Device ...
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Printer prints only once after each reboot or re-plugging of USB cable

I'm trying to get HP LaserJet 600 m602 working on Lubuntu 14.04 machine to which it is connected with USB cable. It prints first job ok, but when I send another job it behaves as if it is ...
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Ubuntu freezes sporadically showing very high disk i/o (around 100 to 500 MB/s)

I have an year old HP Pavilion laptop that came with Ubuntu preinstalled. Currently it has Ubuntu 14.10 64 bit with Kernel 3.16.0-30-generic. It was working very well until recently when I started ...
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Why cant I install ubuntu on my hp pavillion dv9608nr?

I am relatively new to Linux and Ubuntu. I have 14.04 installed on several desktops that are working perfectly. All have been installed using the same usb drive. I have a HP pavilion dv9608nr, that I ...
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Power management and overheating

I have a HP envy 14. And dual booting windows 8 and Linux ubuntu 14.04. The problem is that it sometimes gets a little hotter than when booted with windows. Also I see that Linux "eats" the power. ...
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Missing characters when printing

I have Hp Deskjet 1050A and when try printing - characters missing and print only images and table lines. I try wit htext, web and pdf files - result is same - only images and lines without ...
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HP Pavilion x360 amd a8 100% cpu load

I've installed ubuntu 12.04 on hp laptop with AMD a8 apu on board. After that I,ve intalled proprietary driver fglrx, that was offered by ubuntu. At first all works well. But if I try to do something ...
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After emptying /var/spool/cups CUPS web interface won't accept changes in server settings

Trying to solve "Filter failed" problem with HP printer, I followed an advice to empty /var/spool/cups directory. It didn't help, but it only made things slightly worse - now, trying to change Server ...
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Im using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on HP Probook 4520s and the touchpad is not responding correctly!

Is fully functional is working but when I’m using left/right mouse buttons is unexpectedly going into different positions of the screen. especially left down corner where Bin is! If you have any clue ...
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Firefox crashes not due to plugins-latest FF on Ubuntu14.04

Firefox ver35.0 crashes after running videos for a while or even after seeing many .Gifs on Ubuntu 14.04 I have reinstalled FF and Ubuntu too. No luck. One window says; Must restart FF. Other window ...
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HP printer ( LaserJet Pro MFP M125nw)

I have this information of my system: OS: Netrunner 14 System: Linux 3.13.0-44-generic i686 KDE: 4.13.3 I bought yesterday printer from HP ( LaserJet Pro MFP M125nw) I know from the ...
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HP Pavilion dv6000: Jackd problem: (Ubuntu 10.04) I can't start Rakarrak, Mixx, Internet DJ Console and etc

I have Ubuntu 10.04 (I tried higer, but unity is lagging; yes it's Ubuntu 10.04, it's only theme) and I can't start Rakarrak, Mixx, Internet DJ Console and other programs for mixing songs. It's ...
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Ubuntu 14.10 x64 usb printer HP DeskJet AllInOne not detected

I bought a new HP Deskjet 1510 AllInOne printer. When I connected via USB, it appears as an un-recognized device in dmesg output. usb 3-2: device not accepting address 27, error -71 usb usb3-port2: ...
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Projector problems in Ubuntu

I have problem related to Projectors whenever I try to use projector for slides "PowerPoint in a class", it connects and disconnects suddenly so normally I can't use the projector at all. I want to ...
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Bluetooth adapter not found in ubuntu 14.04

I recently switched from Windows to Ubuntu 14.04 and now it seems that my hp-1000 notebook computer can not find the Bluetooth adapter anymore. I even used it right before I switched to Ubuntu from ...
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Validity sensor fingerprint reader hp envy m6

I have an HP Envy m6-1125dx. Recently I installed Ubuntu 14.04, now I am trying to make my fingerprint reader work. I installed Fingerprint GUI, but it does not find the validity sensor for my ...
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keyboard backlight is not working

I have just bought a new computer and I installed ubuntu on it but the problem is that I've lost my keyboard backlight here is my computer ...
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Compaq 6510b can't connect to wireless network on Ubuntu 14.04.1

I have been trying to connect to my wireless network for weeks, tried a bunch of new and legacy open source and Broadcom STA-proprietary drivers for BCM4311 (103c:1371, wl) without the option to ...
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HP Stream 13-C004TU Notebook for Ubuntu Install

I'm looking at purchasing this HP Stream 13-C004TU Notebook, as I am wanting to install Ubuntu 14.10 and not wanting to spend more than $300. The questions I have are: Will this spec be sufficient ...
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Bluetooth and WiFi do not connect on Pavillion 15 HP

I have a new Pavilion 15 AMD Radeon with a RTL8723be chip and it is recognized, but the Bluetooth is not working. It appears but never finds or shows anything. I tried a lot of distributions and ...
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How can I find the exact model of a hard disk in a raid?

I have a ProLiant DL380p Gen8 with 4 Plextor solid state drives RAIDed. Since one of these disks has failed (as I see in HP iLO4 of my server) I need to find the exact model of these disks to replace ...
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2010 HP envy 15 110-tx and ubuntu [duplicate]

My faithful serving laptop was testing out windows 10 tech preview and I also anted to see how Linux/Ubuntu was like. Unfortunately, posts about this laptop are very old from around time of its ...
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Ubuntu fails to install on HP Probook 4445s AMD

I have been trying to install Ubuntu 14.10 (earlier 14.04) on my HP Probook 4445s (AMD) from bootable pen drives but after the initial Ubuntu screen the computer freezes with just a static snow on the ...
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HP Compaq Mini 110 OS questions

Ok guys my Windows OS makes my netbook go terribly slow so I've though of changing to linux. The netbook: HP Compaq Mini 110 I've seen a lot of the other questions asked and I would like you to: ...
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“your screen, graphics card, and input device settings could not be detected correctly.”

So, I just put Ubuntu on my new HP laptop. I had to boot it using the "nomodeset" kernel. It finished installing and updating everything and it rebooted. When it boots up it goes straight to saying: ...
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Problem with installation of Ubuntu on HP Probook 4540s?

Please can someone help me to install Ubuntu on HP Probook 4540s? I have been trying this for the last 2-3 days, tried every option given on the net, but still my computer directly boots into Windows ...
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ubuntu 14.04 on hp envy d7 no wifi after boot, but ok after reboot

I just upgraded from ubuntu 12.04 to 14.04. When I start/boot my hp envy d7. I cannot connect. An rfkill list shows: 0: phy0: Wireless LAN Soft blocked: no Hard blocked: yes toggling the ...
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If my HP880c deskjet powers off and I power it back on: how can I get Ubuntu send the rest of the job without having to reboot Ubuntu?

HP deskjet 880c connected HP 110-220z desktop with up to date 14.04 Ubuntu. This usually happens if the printer fails to feed a sheet. Often the printer feed button allows a multi-page job to ...
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HP Envy Laptop shutting down abruptly due to false overheating

I just installed Ubuntu 14.04.1 on my new HP Envy laptop. Prior to this, Windows 8.1 was running fine without any problems. But now on Ubuntu, my laptop shuts down abruptly and when I try to restart, ...
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HP 14-v015TU Notebook touchpad is detected as PS2 Mouse with any Ubuntu

Product Name: HP 14-v015TU Notebook Operating System: Linux I bought a new HP Laptop its touch pad is working fine with factory installed windows but detected as an ps2 mouse with any ubuntu version. ...
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Will UBUNTU run on any of: HP Omnibook 3000CTX, 400CT, Toshiba 410CDT, 500CDT, please? [duplicate]

Will UBUNTU run on any of: HP Omnibook 3000CTX, 4000CT, Toshiba 410CDT, 500CDT, please ? If yes, which version to use.. If no run, does any other GNU/Linux work on any machine that I've listed ?
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Computer doesn't recognize any OS on computer

So I haven't seen anything like this on the forum yet... if I'm mistaken please set me straight. I have Ubuntu 14.04 and Mint 17 on separate partitions of the same hard drive, along with another ...
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WiFi issues with HP Pavilion g6 2312ax running Ubuntu 14.10

So I've been using Ubuntu for quite some time now. I've previously used Xubuntu 14.04. I've had problems with my WiFi adapter. My WiFi adapter seems to be disabled in Ubuntu. However, it seems to work ...
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How to do I perform a system scan to make sure drivers are compatiable?

I just installed Ubuntu yesterday and I'm ready to jump in om the fight to eliminate that monster known as MS Windows. I had sound for a very quick second. I ran a scan for updates and,once completed, ...