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Webcam not working and detected in 12.04, but on 11.10 was working

I had been using Ubuntu 11.10 with all the bells and whistles, every thing fine. I download and install the newest version of Ubuntu (12.04) and the webcam doesn't work. I tried installing cheese, but ...
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Uber-Slow wifi connection on Ubuntu 11.10 on my 1310-us

On Ubuntu, my internet speeds (which would normally be good) is very crappy and I can't find help anywhere. Please help! I have an HP Pavilion g7 1310-us and the type of wireless receiver I have is a ...
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1answer
562 views

What can I do to turn my screen brightness down when simple interface methods do not work?

I have installed Ubuntu 11.10 on my HP dv6 and so far the only problem i've had is that i can't turn down the screen brightness. I use the "hot key" the "short cut keys" I go to settings and make the ...
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HP Probook touchpad

I wrote about this problem some weeks ago, but now the question is: "Why is touchpad works not so good as in windows". I tried some "experiments": When I use windows and if I accidentally touched ...
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fn keys for brightness not working on an hp 6735s

I use ubuntu 11.10 on hp 6735s, fn keys work for sound adjustment, but for brightness %98 of the times not working, I mean till now only maybe three or four times it worked. always I must set the ...
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1answer
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Screen goes black when trying to install Ubuntu

Trying to re-install Ubuntu 11.10 on an HP Pavilion G6. Screen goes black after the Ubuntu logo shows. How do I get it to install normally? Installed Ubuntu 11.10 successfully without my wireless ...
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How can I close the lid on my HP Pavilion g7 running Ubuntu 11.10 without crashing it?

If I close the lid on my computer while it's running, it goes into sleep (hibernation?) mode. When I open back it up, the screen wakes up for a moment, then goes black. The computer is unresponsive ...
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1answer
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WiFi on HP Pavilion dv6 stopped working after update to 11.10

I am running Ubuntu 11.10 and Windows 7 on my HP Pavilion dv6. Before the 11.10 update, everything was working perfectly, but after I updated, I've never been able to use the WiFi with Ubuntu. For the ...
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Wireless driver fails to activate on an hp pavilion dv4 w/vista home premium

can I download a different wireless driver and put it on a thumb drive to install on my hp or run windows on the hp and connect to the Internet and install to it and then reboot to Ubuntu? I'm using ...
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2answers
2k views

Touchpad stop working

I have an HP 430 PC-Notebook using Oneiric. And sometimes my touchpad just stops working.(I haven't installed anything, just safe playing with terminal following linuxcommand.org In Windows, I could ...
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HP LaserJet P1102 [closed]

I Just installed ubuntu this morning and i want to know how to install this printer. ubuntu recognizes it but doesn't print, it just tells me job completed without doing anything, tried hp-setup, ...
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How to get a mustek 1248 UB scanner working?

I have a mustek 1248 UB scanner and Ubuntu would recognize it but not scan from it, simple scan would tell me that it is unable to connect to the scanner and xsane would tell me failed to open device ...
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Can't adjust brightness on a HP Pavillion Dv3

I can not adjust the screen brightness on my HP Pavillion Dv3-2154ca, using Ubuntu 11.10. My Fn-f7/f8 keys don't work (they just show a changing screen brightness bar, with no effect), and adjusting ...
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3answers
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“panic occurred switching back to text console”

I installed Ubuntu on a HP Mini 210, and everything was fine. However, after using the laptop for a while I got the error: panic occurred switching back to text console What could be the reason ...
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1answer
415 views

Not able to wakeup after suspend on an HP 430

I installed 11.10 (32-bit) with all the updates on HP 430 NoteBook. Everything works fine except the supsend/resume option. The NoteBook goes into suspension, but does not resume back when I press the ...
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4answers
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“grub rescue” prompt after using hp recovery manager to reinstall Windows 7

I used hp recovery manager to install Windows 7. I previously had Ubuntu 11.10 installed. Now when I boot I get a grub rescue prompt and error:unknown filesystem. Does anyone know how to fix this? ...
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2answers
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How do I disable the touchpad using the upper left corner on an HP Pavilion dv6?

To disable the touchpad on an HP Pavilion dv6, you double tap on an area in the upper left hand corner of the touchpad. Then the blue indicator light around the border of the touchpad turns red, and ...
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2answers
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How do I enable wireless on HP Pavilion dm1?

My wireless network is physically enabled and the "enable wireless" appears properly on the top menu, however checking it doesn't seem to have any affect. Anyone came across this problem? I have a new ...
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0answers
398 views

How do I get an Hp Scanjet 2300c working? [closed]

After i connect my HP Scanjet 2300c, Ubuntu 11.10 won't detect it. I have searched for a driver in the internet but i still haven't found any compatible driver for the Scanjet 2300c.
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1answer
383 views

Intel Centrino 1000 not working on an hp dm4t

I've an HP dm4t laptop with an Intel Centrino Wireless 1000 card. Everything was working fine on Natty but when I upgraded to Oneiric, the wireless (specifically connectin to WPA2 Personal) stopped ...
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1answer
391 views

How do I install the graphic drivers on an HP Workstation xw4100?

Can someone help me install the graphic card of the HP Workstation xw4100? The card info is: Quadro4 980 XGL/AGP/SSE2 1.5.8 NVIDIA 96.43.20 I'm tried to install the ...
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1answer
445 views

How can I force alsa to always “unmute” the Headphone Jack Sense?

I've got a HP nc8000 (my secondary laptop now), and it's got some quirks. One of the most annoying is that I have to remember to "unmute" the Headphone Jack Sense every time I boot. P.S: Audio info: ...
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2answers
1k views

How to extend the battery life on my laptop when running Ubuntu?

I have a little problem. I bought a Pavilion G4 with Windows 7, but I really hate Windows, so I installed Ubuntu on it. On Windows, the laptop's battery lasts longer than it does on Ubuntu. I've also ...
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2answers
1k views

How do I re-enable the backlight?

Since Oneiric, if I leave my machine (HP Mini 110 netbook) unattended and it goes into power-save mode, the backlight gets disabled. How can I turn it back on? Note that the keyboard backlight ...
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2answers
358 views

Wireless card doesn't work for an HP DV2104

HP laptop upgraded from 10.10 to 11.10, model DV2104. I used a wired connection for the install, but now it does not even seem to recognise that there is a wireless card. I think I need help with ...
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1answer
447 views

Cannot print to HP D1360

my printer is a hp d1360 and it was working fine until I update to ubuntu 11.10. although I can print the test page and the status of the printer is ready to print. I cannot print anything fron ...
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1answer
552 views

HP dv6000 Nvidia 7400 external monitor

External monitor is working during upstart, when login screen appears, the external monitor goes black. The screen settings menu does not detect the external monitor. The Nvidia binary graphics device ...
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1answer
2k views

HP Pavilion dv7 Graphics Driver [closed]

I just installed Ubuntu 11.10 and I did all the software updates. When I went into Additional Drivers, I saw that my ATI/AMD Proprietary FGLRX Graphics Driver is not activated. It says (post-release ...
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2answers
2k views

HP 431 is overheating, how can I fix it?

I'm using ubuntu 11.10 (ubuntu's recommended Radeon VGA driver is error) on my HP 431 (CPU Intel core i5 2410M - 2G Ram - 320 HDD - Radeon HD6470 VGA). Everything is OK, except heat problems (it's not ...
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1answer
2k views

How do I make my HP G62 function keys work?

I've just installed Ubuntu 11.10 (but this problem also appears at 11.04), on my HP g62 laptop, and unfortunately none of the function keys work. Volume, brightness etc, how can I made them work ...
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Cannot install HP Printer Driver

I can't use my HP Printer in Oneiric Beta ~$ cd Downloads ~/Downloads$ sh hplip-3.11.7.run Creating directory hplip-3.11.7 Verifying archive integrity... All good. Uncompressing HPLIP 3.11.7 Self ...
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1answer
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I have an Intel GPU and a AMD Mobility Radeon HD 5400 series GPU, multiple questions

They are the supposed to be Switchable, the Hybrid Graphics page seems to be a little dated (talking about 10.10 and kernel 2.6) I'm not sure the AMD MRHD is working, how can I tell which graphics ...