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HP recovery discs to re-install Windows 8 and remove Ubuntu? [closed]

So I really need to go back to Windows 8 because I cant play any of my steam games and so on. Can I use my HP recovery discs to Factory Reset (Erase Hard Drive) and will it re-install windows and ...
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Seek help in failed Ubuntu installation on HP Touchsmart Tx2

I tried to install Ubuntu 12 on a HP Touchsmart Tx2 (Model# tx2-1014AU), using the Windows Installer. The first boot was successful and I logged into Ubuntu. However, I closed my laptop before ...
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Creating a dvd-r on an Acer xp home & install it on an HP xp pro

I have dialup & the modem is missing from the HP computer & reinstall by disk(copied to) fails. Instructs are always for download & install on the computer that creates it. Endless problem ...
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Installing HP Printer on Crouton, HPLIP says CUPS is missing

I'm trying to get my HP Deskjet 3000 hooked up through crouton on my Toshiba Chromebook. I followed the instructions for installation from ...
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Trying to install drivers to get an HP 3512 Deskjet printer to run on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS but nothing works!

According to the store I bought it from and the HP website, the HP 3512 is Linux-compatible. But the install CD packaged with the unit did nothing but spin uselessly when inserted in the DVD/CD drive. ...
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Problems installing Ubuntu 13.10 on HP Pavilion TouchSmart 14-n019nr Laptop [duplicate]

I wanted to share my experiences with installing Ubuntu 13.10 on the 14-n019nr laptop. I did the straightforward thing first. I created a DVD from the Ubuntu ISO and tried to boot the laptop to ...
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1answer
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13.10 install on HP mini 2133

I wanted to install 13.10 on my Hp mini 2133, but main problem is that screen resolution during installation is not optimal for Hp mini 2133, and therefore all dialogs are too big, so I cannot see ...
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Install Ubuntu on HP mini HP2133

I wanted to install Ubuntu on a HP mini (HP 2133). I created an USB bootable stick (1.9Gb) with Ubuntu desktop 13.10 32-bit version using Universal USB installer 1.9.5.2 (I also checked the box to ...
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Installing Ubuntu replacing Windows 8.1 on HP with UEFI

Product : HP Pavillion 15-n206tx Pre-loaded OS : Windows 8.1 I am seeking to replace Windows 8.1 (NO DUAL-BOOT) after backing up my licensed version of Windows 8.1. I have recovery partition but I ...
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hp envy 15 j069-sf, trying to dual boot Win8 and Ubuntu 12.04LTS, multiple struggle

I have a HP Envy 15 j069sf, on which I must dual boot windows 8(.1) and Ubuntu >12.04. It came with Windows 8.1 pre-installed, I used GParted to erase all the disk and install Windows 8.1 myself on ...
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UEFI Booting in HP Envy x2 g050la Insyde BIOS

It is not a duplicate, since the UEFI options are not available other than disabling secure boot on it. It just doesn't boot to Ubuntu LiveCD at all (I've changed boot order.), and trying to boot from ...
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installing ububtu on hp pavillion 15-E034TX [duplicate]

i am using hp Pavilion 15-E034TX.i have already installed windows 8 in it.i have to install ubuntu on my laptop alongside with windows.but when i am loading bootcd to install ubuntu it will show ...
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Can I Hurt my Ubuntu System by installing LXDE

I Have Ubuntu 12.04 LTS and recently installed LXDE. I had heard that it could damage the Unity... but there was no confermation of the bug i havent had issues yet but was wrorried that they could ...
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HP proliant ML370 G4 server

I have an old HP Proliant ML370 G4 server. I tried to install ubuntu (MythBuntu) from USB stick, and after installatin started and logo of Mythbuntu shows up, I got an error Ubuntu 12.04 .... ...
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Install Ubuntu on HP Pavilion dv6-3170se Entertainment Notebook PC

I would like to ask if I can install Ubuntu on my Laptop HP Pavilion dv6-3170se Entertainment Notebook PC. Link to my Product Specifications: Click Here for Specifications
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Ubuntu 13.10 graphics issues

I have not been able to install Ubuntu on my HP Envy 17. I was wondering if there was a distro I could get that had the HP Intel Graphics 4400 driver installed. I was wondering if i could get an iso ...
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How to install printer HP DESKJET 3524? [duplicate]

I have an Ubuntu 12.04 and want to setup my HP DESKJET 3524 all in one printer. How can I install this printer?
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Installing Ubuntu on a HP Envy 17-j083ca

Is it possible to install Ubuntu on the laptop i am planning to by. see this website . I would like to install it as a virtual drive / operating system, reading this page. i read about the UEFI ...
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HP Printer does not scan any document in ubuntu

I am using ubuntu 11.10 for last 2 or 3 days. I like it. Now problem is that, When I installed my printer HP F2180 on ubuntu. It prints very well in ubuntu.but, I cannot scan any type of document ...
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I can install ubuntu in my Tablet HP Slate 7 4600?

I want install Ubuntu in my Tablet HP Slate 7 4600, but i don´t know if possible... someone can help me? Thanks!! Greeting from Colombia.
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Can't install Ubuntu 13.10 from 12.04 lts [duplicate]

I have ubuntu 12.04 lts installed on my hp pavilion and I want to try 13.10. When I try to boot into the livecd, I get the purple ubuntu splash screen, then a blackscreen where some text flashes (to ...
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HP Deskjet 1050A does not print or scan in Lubuntu?

I have a HP Deskjet 1050A All-in-One printer. But the problem with Lubuntu 13.10 ( Saucy Salamender ) is that it does not have the plug and play printer drivers like the other Ubuntu's do. You can ...
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How to install Ubuntu in the HP ENVY 3040NR?

I have tried installing the OS via USB key and DVD. In both cases even when the device is chosen as boot option the OS does not initiate and the laptop refers back to Windows 7.
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hp envy 4 - dual win 8 with ubuntu

I have win8 on my envy 4 ullttrabook and i want to dual win8 with ubuntU. I download the instulation and run it throw usb. But, the installision does not recognize my hard disc ,while im in it, throw ...
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Problems while installing Ubuntu on HP Envy 17-j050

I had several issues while trying to install Ubuntu (x64) on the new laptop that I just bought: HP Envy 17-j050ex (specs). I will not raising the common issues about dual-boot, secure boot, setting ...
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HP Pavilion 15-e061so Notebook PC

I have a HP Pavilion 15-e061so Notebook PC with win 8 and want to reinstall it with Ubuntu 12.03 but it doesnt boot with the a cd or usb. Any help at all will be helpfull <3
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ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS installation failed. says: “GRUB installation failed”

The error maessage read as-"the grub-efi-amd64-signed package failed to install into /target/. Without the GRUB bootloader the system will not load" I'm trying to install it on HP pavilion g6-2303 TX ...
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Live DVD's will not boot [duplicate]

I have a brand new HP Envy 17-j020us Core i7 w/Win8 laptop that I cannot boot on any live DVD. I,ve tried 12.04,12.10 and 13.04. I've tried Secure boot off and on, Legacy boot off and on. Grub loads ...
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Five HP machines, none with working sound input … why?

I've been buying cheap used computers on ebay and installing linux on them for use in my physics classroom. I need sound input on these machines. After a while I've noticed that I'm having a zero ...
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Can't install Ubuntu because I don't have enough free space

This is my first post and my first day using any Linux-based operating system. Two days ago I dropped my HP Windows 8 laptop. I got the error: Boot device not found. Please install an operating ...
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HP Laserjet 1000 printer installation poblem in Ubuntu 13.04 on HP G60-533CL Notebook

How can I install an HP Laserjet 1000 printer on my HP G60-533CL Notebook on Ubuntu 13.04 ?
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Attempting to install Ubuntu on an HP Touchsmart TM2

When I go into the setup utility I have the options: Main, Security, Diagnostics, System Configuration, Exit This is different from what I've seen online when trying to find a guide. But, in the ...
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installing ubuntu on hp laptop dv6-3194ca [duplicate]

I installed ubuntu on my dextop and it working very well but when i tried on my HP dv6-3194ca laptop its not getting installed after i tred to selected to install with my windows 8 it just showing ...
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Installing Ubuntu on 24GB mSSD Hardware Acceleration Cache [duplicate]

I bought an HP ENVY TouchSmart 15t-j000 Quad Edition Notebook PC laptop with a 24GB mSSD customization. I want to install Ubuntu in a dual boot setup alongside the existing Windows 8 OS. I've ...
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How to install Ubuntu Server on HP ProLiant MicroServer N40L? [closed]

I own an HP ProLiant MicroServer N40L. What are step-by-step instructions to get it running Ubuntu Server 12.04 64-bit? It seems that for now some instructions at least partially outdated. Good ...
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Installing Ubuntu Fails - HP PAVILION T3000

Any suggestions on how to get Ubuntu onto this PC? Trying to install Ubuntu on a desktop computer that ran WinXP flawlessly - at least a couple of minutes ago - hehe :) Now, I've tried running live ...
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Issue installing Ubuntu on HP mini 2133

I am trying to install Ubuntu (and Lubuntu) 13.04 on a HP mini 2133, and when I boot from the usb disk I get the folloring messages: udevd[99]: timeout: killing '/sbin/modprobe -bv ...
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Unable to install Skype in Ubuntu 13.04 on HP Envy 17 [duplicate]

I have a HP Envy 17 3d Notebook on which I installed Ubuntu 13.04 today (replaced the Windows 7 at installation). After Ubuntu installation, I started downloading & installing software from Ubuntu ...
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I want to install 12.04LTS 64bit on HP Z820. Will there be any problems?

I am considering the purchase of HP Z820. I want to install 12.04LTS 64bit. Z800 is given in the hardware support information. Z820 is not written yet. Please tell me if you know how it can be used in ...
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Unable to install ubuntu 7.10 to HP pavilion p6 2335 il desktop [duplicate]

I have bought HP Pavilion P62335il laptop recently which has only DOS. I am trying to install ubuntu into this machine. I am getting a blank screen immediately after selecting the 'Start or install ...
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How can I install Ubuntu on a HP Compaq 6910p?

I downloaded Ubuntu 12.10, and ran the installer as shown in tutorial for putting it on a USB Drive. I restarted computer, and set boot priority to USB-HDD as first. I restart, and it loads the ...
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Installation Ubuntu on HP Z1 Workstation (WM431EA)

How to install Ubuntu on HP Z1 Workstation? I need instruction what I need change in BIOS for installing Ubuntu on HP Z1. I tryed all combination with BIOS and Ubuntu (12.10, 12.04, 11.10, 11.04, ...
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how can i properly install ubuntu onto my hp pavillion dv6000?

after trying to install ubuntu 12.10 on my hp dv6000 my home screen is blank and doesn't show icons also the screen resolution is messed up how can i properly install ubuntu? Im trying to install ...
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How to turn off Quickboot/fastboot on HP Pavillion [duplicate]

I want to install Ubuntu on my HP Pavillion G6. It has a Windows 8 logo, but in the BIOS, I can't disable Quickboot or Fastboot, (I can't even find it in the BIOS.) How can I turn it off?
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ubuntu 12.10 how to install on HP Sleekbook 15-B040SL uefi system boot

Hi i made an install on HD extern, now i can run ubuntu 12.10 from that external hard disk, it is nice but it would be better to run ubuntu on hd internal. I suspect that the hd extern installation ...
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Can I install Ubuntu 12.10 on an hp desktop that has UEFI [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Installing Ubuntu on a Pre-Installed Windows 8 system I just bought a new computer and it has windows 8 but I don't like windows 8 and wanted to use ubuntu 12.10 and am ...
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Unable to instal Ubuntu (dualboot) on my laptop [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: My computer boots to a black screen, what options do I have to fix it? I am facing very serious issue with my laptop: HP Pavilion g4 - Intel i5 , 2450M 250GHZ. I am ...
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Is there a way to do a fresh install of just Ubuntu and wipe the hard drive completely? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I install Ubuntu? I have an older HP laptop that came with Vista. Instead of installing Win8, I installed Ubuntu as an application where it prompts for Windows or ...
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How to install Ubuntu on hp pavilion g6 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I install Ubuntu? The title says all. I want to install ubuntu on my hp pavilion g6
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Can't install Ubuntu on HP Pavilion DV4 1514DX

I'm having trouble installing 12.04.1 on my HP Pavilion dv4 1514dx. The installation crashed after copying files and just as configuring apt started. I tried to report the crash details but the ...