Questions relating specifically to the HP Pavilion range of laptops

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Wifi adaptor isn't recognized by Ubuntu 13.10

I have an Pavilion G6-1d80NR with a Realtek RTL8188CE WiFi card. I just recently installed Ubuntu 13.10 alongside Windows 7 and aside from having to tweak the nomodest setting from the Ubuntu setup ...
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WiFi connection problem on HP Pavilion dv8

I have an HP Pavilion dv8. I installed Ubuntu 12.04 to replace Windows XP Home Edition and did an update to 12.04.1. The connection to my Belkin router was fine during installation and did not ...
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Brightness Issues on HP Pavilion 15-n042se Notebook PC

I have installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS, I found that I can't control the display brightness with the hotkeys (F2 and F3) or even from GUI (Brightness and lock screen), I don't have any control on the ...
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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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Overheating problem with HP Pavilion G6 2231tx

I have overheating problem with HP pavilion G6 on ubuntu, but I don't have any issues on Windows 8. My CPU is Intel i3, 2.4 Ghz.
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Help, no wireless for laptop hp pavilion notebook PC 15-n013sq

I can't use wireless on my laptop , i have no wireless network on the right upper corner. I have read some post but i don't understand what to do at all , because I'm a new user to Ubuntu (version ...
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Does Ubuntu support My Hardware?

Hello im new in this Community, i liked Ubuntu OS but i don't know if Ubuntu support My Hardware is a HP Pavilion dv4-4075la entertainment PC and this is his Hardware. This are the specs of my pc i ...
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wifi not working(Only for secure connections) in ubuntu 12.04 for HP Pavillion DV 6

I'm facing to a big trouble to connect to my office wifi connection.Because i can't connect to it due to a password protected connection.For my home one i can connect,because it's an open one.I tried ...
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Ubuntu 13.04 left click not working after a while

only left click of touchpad and usb mouse not working right mouse click works.....Hp Pavilion dv6000
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no sound in headphones on hp dv6 6154tx in ubuntu 12.04

i have installed ubuntu 12.04 on my laptop hp dv6 6154 tx , but no sound is coming from earphones although the speakers are working fine. Please help!!!!
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RAM upgrade causes firefox, compiz crashes, even kernel panic on HP Pavilion [closed]

I use a HP Pavilion dv6500, and I recently upgraded my ram on my laptop from 1G to 4G, but I keep getting random issues. Here are a few: When watching youtube videos / vlc videos after a long period ...
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HP Pavilion 15 with AMD dual graphics - Ubuntu live environment not starting

I've had this laptop for about a day now and have decided to try Ubuntu on it and determine if I want to install it. I created a USB, it booted (Secure Boot was on, I tried with Secure Boot off to no ...
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how to install Wifi and Bluetooth drivers in ubuntu 12.04 lts

I am using HP Pavilion 15 -no11tu which has been awarded the status of Enabled for Ubuntu. When Ubuntu was shipped with my hp laptop,Everything worked fine including WiFi,webcam and Bluetooth. Some ...
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Bluetooth adapter not found in “HP Pavilion 15-e006tu Notebook”

I have installed "Ubuntu 12.04 LTS" on HP Pavilion 15-e006tu Notebook but Bluetooth adapter is not working. What should I do to enable Bluetooth on my laptop?
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Graphics dont work after installing 13.10 on HP Pavillion 15 [duplicate]

When rebooting following a "successful" installation a message "The system is running in low-graphics mode" displays. I click on OK and accepts the suggestion to run in low graphics mode for one ...
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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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Cannot get to GUI in Ubuntu 12.04

So, I ran sudo apt-get update and then sudo apt-get upgrade and it ran fine. Beautiful! Like summer in the Artic! Then I rebooted and suddenly I got: The system is running in low-graphics mode Your ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 LTS dual boot with windows 7 wifi stops working after suspend, keep requesting authentication after reconnecting attempts

I am using an HP Pavilion dv7 laptop that has wifi driver: Intel(R) Centrio(R) Wireless-N6150 (if you are not sure where I got this, it is in the "Device Manager"/ "Network Adapter"/. you need to ...
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No sound on a HP Pavilion dv6 with ubuntu 12.04

After installation Ubuntu 12.04 in my hp pavilion dv6 machine sound system is not working. commands like gksudo gedit /etc/modprobe.d/alsa-base.conf killall pulseaudio sudo alsa force-reload ...
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Installing Ubuntu on an HP Pavilion dv6 [closed]

I have a HP Pavilion dv6 laptop (dv6-6b55er). Can I install the latest Ubuntu (13.04) without having any problems such as missing drivers, performance.. etc. Any advise is highly appreciated. Thank ...
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How to configure my Laptop with 12.04.3

I own HP Dv6 7040tx laptop. I have the following hardwares installed: Intel core i7 - 3610QM Nvidia 630M(2GB) + Intel Graphics 4000 6GB Ram A finger print sensor Beats audio (quad speakers + one ...
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Why does Ubuntu 13.04 USB-stick install get stuck on this screen?

The screen to where Ubuntu 13.04 USB installation gets stuck Trying to install from USB. Ubuntu 13.04 64bit. Hewlett Packard Pavilion Entertainment PC laptop, model: dv-6 2106eo. 4gb ram , AMD ...
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How do I adjust the contrast.

Does anyone know how to adjust the contrast on the Ubuntu Operating system? I have an HP Pavilion G6 Laptop, any help would be great!
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HP Pavilion g6. Ubuntu 12.04. Kernel 3.5.0-39. Wifi/bluetooth suddenly stopped working

So, wifi was working fine till yesterday. There's suddenly an issue - I can't even see the "enable wireless" option on the GUI top menu. Here's info: iwconfig gives me this: eth0 no wireless ...
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How do i get Ubuntu 13.04 installed in HP Pavilion dv4 series Entertainment Notebook PC

I have HP Pavilion dv4-1204tu Notebook Entertainment PC. I have installed Ubuntu 13.04 How do I get all the devices running inside notebook to function on Ubuntu 13.04? (Devices Like some shortcut ...
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Wireless connection issues with HP Pavilion g7-1167dx

My school has a WiFi network for students. It uses a WPA/WPA2 Enterprise authentication with 8021x encryption. My HP Pavilion g7-1167dx notebook cannot connect to the network with Ubuntu. It connects ...
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HP Pavilioin P6 (AMD) 13.04 / 64 bit. Unstable network.

Being kicked out all the time both with wireless & wired. Popup message "Disconnected - you are now offline" appears all the time. Any suggestions will be greatly appreciated !
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installed ubuntu 12.4 on a dv5000 laptop. crashes in middle of wifi install

installed ubuntu 12.4 on a dv5000 laptop. crashes in middle of wifi install bringing me to a frozen black screen with tones of text i do not understand. after a forced power down and reboot the ...
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How can I install Ubuntu and keep Windows 7 on a HP Pavilion G4 with 4 partitions? [duplicate]

How I can install Ubuntu and keep Windows 7? I wish to install Ubuntu on my HP Pavilion G4, but the disk has 4 partitions. Can I delete any partition without affecting the boot process of Windows 7? ...
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The device bluetooth ralink rt3290 is not recognized on my laptop hp pavilion g4-2240br

OS: Ubuntu 13.04. Laptop: hp pavilion g4-2240br. Device Bluetooth: Ralink rt3290. The device Bluetooth ralink rt3290 is not recognized on my laptop hp pavilion g4-2240br ,the wireless device works ...
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HP Pavilion 15-e043CL AMD - Wifi not working

Just got a HP pavilion 15-e043CL from Costco for my kids. The laptop is supposedly preloaded/running Windows 8. I did not even try to load Windows. I right away loaded Ubuntu 13.04 from a live CD ...
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My bluetooth isn't working on hp Pavilion g7

He, can't get the bluetooth working on ubuntu 13.04 I just started using ubuntu so Iń really a nono with this. please tell me what to do. thanks,
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Harddisk partitions is not visible while installing Ubuntu

My laptop is HP Pavilion G6-2301AX Laptop (Amd APU Quad Core A8/ 4GB/ 500GB/ Win8/ 2.5GB Graph) while installing ubuntu (multiboot) I am not able to find any partitions that I had on my windows not ...
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wireless problem with hp G6-2348SG, ralink 5390/5392

I just bought a hp laptop, pavilion G6-2348SG and have a terrible problem with Wireless connection. I could solve it in windows by the help of hp support team but n ubuntu 12.04 i still don't have ...
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harddisk partitions is not visible during installing ubuntu

my laptop is HP Pavilion G6-2301AX Laptop (Amd APU Quad Core A8/ 4GB/ 500GB/ Win8/ 2.5GB Graph) while installing ubuntu (multiboot) i am not able to find any partitions that i had on my windows not ...
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How to make the inbuilt webcam on HP Pavilion G4 work?

I recently installed Ubuntu 13.04 and I tried to use Google Hangouts to check if my webcam works fine or not. It does not work at all, infact it's not working using cheese either. I tried to install ...
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How to solve the heating problem with Ubuntu 13.04 on HP Pavilion g6?

I am having the overheating problem after installing Ubuntu 13.04 on my HP pavilion g6 laptop. How to solve this overheating problem ? Is this the problem due to graphics driver ? If so, how can i ...
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Power management issue?

am new on ubuntu yesterday i installed ubuntu 12.04 LTS on my Pavilion g6 notebook PC with intel cote i7-3612 CPU and 4 GB Ram and am facing many problem and i can't solve any of them. - Wireless ...
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unable to access admin account on HP Pavilion

I bought my daughter an HP laptop with the fingerprint scan option you can use instead of username and password. She set up a username and password but never wrote them down and can't remember them. ...
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Dual Booting HP Pavilion G6 [duplicate]

I'm a Windows 8 user. I was wondering if there's any way to dual boot my HP pavilion G6 2237ez with Windows 8 and Ubuntu. I just wanted to try Ubuntu and see for myself what's so special about Ubuntu. ...
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Whether HP Pavilion G6-2007TX supports Ubuntu?

Sir, I am having HP Pavilion G6-2007TX lapto. The laptop is provided with Windows 8. I need to replace the OS with Ubuntu 12.10. I need to know, whether my laptop will support Ubuntu or not. I am ...
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Bluetooth is not working in ubuntu 13.04 on HP Pavillion g4-2212 tu

I'm amateur in Ubuntu and using 13.04. My laptop model is HP Pavillion g4-2212 tu. I can't turn on bluetooth. Can anyone please help???
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Ralink 3290 bluetooth not getting compiled

Downloaded bluetooth driver for Ralink 3290 fro HP pavilion g6-2313ax from http://downloads.zotac.com/mediadrivers/mb/download/NB087_Ubuntu.zip ...
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Regular audio corruption when listening to music

I'm running Ubuntu 13.04 (though the problem was also present under 12.04) on an HP Pavilion dv7 laptop. Every so often, if I change the system volume while listening to music, the sound becomes ...
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Wireless won't connect HP Pavilion g6

Laptop is running Ubuntu 13.04. It refuses to connect to the wifi, when it does it is extremely slow. It'll connect to my mobile hotspot just fine, and USB tethering works great, but not the ...
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No network on HP Pavilion

I have an HP Pavilion P6 desktop with an integrated motherboard, and the network will not come up in live CD nor when installed. I have disabled UEFI. I have tried plugging in a D-Link DW-31 USB ...
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Sound output problem on HP pavillion g6 2229TU in ubuntu 10.04

How can i solve Sound output problem on HP pavilion g6 2229TU in Ubuntu 10.04? Give some reliable answer.
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Sound card driver for HP pavilion 9000 serie (dv9627cl) on Ubuntu 12.04

I received a notification that my previous version was ending support so I upgraded to the latest LTS Ubuntu version, 12.04. Since then the sound card is not working properly, i.e. every video played ...
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Ubuntu 13.04 will not boot from Live CD

When I try to boot up Ubuntu 13.04 from a live cd be I send to the normal boot (Windows 8 ) This is what I got after I run the repair-boot dvd: http://paste2.org/cj0K8pbF I have a HP Pavilion ...
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Installing Ubuntu 12.10 on my HP-Pavilion G6 Issues

I've recently bought a HP Pavilion G6 preloaded with Windows 8. I don't like Windows 8 so I want to install Ubuntu. I am new to Linux and have been looking though the Ask Ubuntu and have noticed that ...